AgSci Student News
College of Agricultural Sciences students can register to have dinner with Dean Roush.
The Ag Alumni Relations office is looking for 6-8 more students to join us for lunch on November 6th! Kristin Shust, an alum in Plant Science, now works for Royalty International as a field representative. If you are interested in plant breeding or plant patenting or any related field, this free lunch is definitely for you!
After multiple internships and a professional job offer, senior agricultural systems management major Brenton Sutton has nothing but great things to say about the College of Agricultural Sciences' Ag Career Day.
The College of Agricultural Sciences' Ag Career Day is an event designed to bring students and the companies that need them together. For recent graduate Laura Elberth, last year's event led to a full-time job with one of Pennsylvania's oldest employers -- the Henry F. Michell Co.
Boren Scholarships and Fellowships provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests, and underrepresented areas in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East.
Poultry club sells fresh turkeys as a fundraiser!
The National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) is again offering its William C. Berg Academic Excellence in Agriculture Scholarship thanks to the sponsorship of BASF Corporation.
Visit Paris for two weeks, learn about the differences and similarities between U.S. and french agricultural systems, and earn INTAG credits by enrolling in INTAG/AGBM 470A/B
Outstanding undergraduate and graduate students will have the opportunity to participate in a paid 5-week research experience in Sardinia, Italy during summer 2015.
As a precautionary measure, Penn State has implemented a temporary moratorium on travel to countries at risk of Ebola spread as identified by the U.S. State Department and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).
Want to meet a few industry professionals and companies that will be at the College of Ag Career Fair the week before Career Fair? Then come on out Wednesday, October 15th in 101 ASI, Collegiate Farm Bureau will be hosting a discussion panel with industry professionals.
Have you ever wanted to grow mushrooms?
Do you have an alum of the college coming to visit your class or organization? Ag Alumni Realtions wants to know!
During spring 2015, students will gain a better understanding of the differences and similarities between the U.S. and French agricultural systems, followed by a two-week trip to Paris (May 16 to 30) to observe French agriculture and visit many sites in Paris.
Emily Finch, a Ph.D. candidate in the Immunology and Infectious Diseases program, and Sandeep Prabhu, a professor of immunology and molecular toxicology in the Penn State College of Ag Sciences, study relationships between diet and disease.
Increase your Spanish language skills by participating in Spanish for the Agricultural Sciences embedded course with travel to Coast Rica in Spring 2015.
Have an idea? A solution to a problem you see on campus, in your community or in the world? The Ag 300 Pitch Challenge is a great way for College of Agricultural Sciences students to share — or “pitch”— an idea.
It is that time of year again! Support Penn State Block and Bridle by purchasing meat from their semi-annual sale! Orders are due by November 6th and will be ready for pick up November 20th and the 21st.
Informational session in room 108 Tyson Building at 6:00PM on Tuesday, October 7.
Student Input Needed on ASI 113-Ag Computer Learning Center