AgSci Student News
Ag Day will be held on Wednesday, April 3rd at the HUB and the lawn by the creamery from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Undergraduate research proposals for summer 2013 are due by 5:00 PM on April 5, 2013. The College will contribute up to $3,000 maximum for each approved proposal.
The GlobeMed's Global Health Conference: Finding Your Place in the Movement will be Friday, April 5th at 6:30 - 8:30 PM - Saturday, April 6th at 10:30 AM - 6:30 PM.
An endowment from the Harkins family will support select undergraduate and graduate students through a mentoring program with the College of Agricultural Sciences Deans during Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 semesters.
The deadline to apply for scholarships is Tuesday, April 30th. To be considered for scholarships for the 2013/2014 academic year, scholarship applications must be submitted by April 30th. Applications will not be accepted after April 30th.
If you are passionate about agriculture and want to take part in insuring the future of the industry plan to attend Collegiate Farm Bureau’s open discussion on April 10th at 5:30 p.m. in 324 ASI
Are you interested in helping solve world issues? Are you curious about how education in agriculture can help? Do you enjoy traveling? Then you will be interested in an exciting new course offering this Fall: Education in Agriculture in Developing Countries. Info Session on Thursday, April 4th at 5:45pm.
Wednesday April 3rd at 7:45 p.m. Sustainable Ag Club is showing the Pro-farmer documentary American Meat documentary In 101 Thomas. It is an educational documentary that examines American chicken, hog, and cattle production from a diverse array of farmers' perspectives
Ag Ball tickets will be on sale all this week from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the ASI Lobby.
Attention all Seniors! The Penn State Coaly Honor Society and College of Agricultural Sciences Alumni Society will be hosting the College of Agricultural Sciences Outstanding Senior Contest! All Seniors graduating in May, August, and December 2013 are eligible to apply. The award is based on academic achievement, extracurricular activities, work experiences, and contributions to Penn State and our College. Application forms are available for pick up.
Congratulations to the following students who received the following awards.
IAC's sponsored Travel Workshop this Tuesday, March 26 is COSTA RICA - SPRING BREAK SERVICE EXPERIENCE. 5:00 p.m. in 217 Forest Resources Building
This award-winning cultural engagement and educational course will help students understand the concept of worldview while teaching them skills that deepen their cultural competency.
Walter Jackson, Program Manager with the US Student Fulbright Program Division at the Institute of International Education (IIE), will be speaking to students who are interested in learning about Fulbright grants for study, research or teaching assistantships abroad.
Are you studying agriculture and have a passion for spreading the good word about the industry? The National Collegiate Agriculture Ambassador program is sponsored by BASF – The Chemical Company, Syngenta, CSX, and the National Pork Board in cooperation with National FFA Foundation. The program is designed to increase the public’s understanding of the food and fiber industry and to help others better understand how the agricultural industry affects their daily life.
The Undergraduate Admissions Office is looking for summer tour guides to give campus tours.
Do Green13 Sustainability Hackathon to be held this spring! Apply now!
Ag Ball is April 5, 2013 beginning at 5:45pm.
Mark your calendar if you are interested in attending the upcoming Penn State Career Days, March 20-21.