Milton C. Rush
Professional Society Memberships
American Phytopathological Society
Virology Paper Session Chairman, 1975
Southern Division, American Phytopathological Society
Local Arrangements Committee, 1981
Rice Technical Working Group
Plant Protection Panel Moderator, 1974, 1984
Awards Committee, 1978
Germplasm Advisory Committee, 1982, 1984
Local Arrangements Committee, 1976, 1984
Louisiana Plant Protection Association Constitution Committee
Vice-President, 1977-78, 1981-82
Program Committee Chairman, 1982
2003 "Sedberry Award – Outstanding Graduate Teacher in
the College of Agriculture” from the Louisiana State
University College of Agriculture.
“Diversity in the Workplace Award” from the Louisiana
Agricultural Experiment Station and the Louisiana State
University Agricultural Center.
“Distinguished Rice Research and Education Team Award” from
the Rice Technical Working Group
"Outstanding Plant Pathologist in the Southern Division of
the American Phytopathology Society - 1997” from the
American Phytopathological Society.
Chambers Research Award" from the Louisiana Agricultural
Experiment Station and the Louisiana State University
"Distinguished Rice Research and Education Award" from the
Rice Technical Working Group.
“Award for "Outstanding Contributions to Graduate Education"
from the Department of Plant Pathology & Crop Physiology
Graduate Student Association.
“Distinguished Academy Scientist Award" from the Louisiana
Academy of Sciences.