AgSci Student News
The Coaly Society will be hosting the Guldin Speaking Contest on April 20, 2015, at 5:00 PM in 324 ASI Building. The winning speech will earn a $500 prize, and prizes will be awarded to at least five contestants.
As part of a collaborative national program on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Penn State is looking into the experiences of students and faculty members involved in Chem 110.
The Office for Student Orientation and Transition Programs is now accepting applications.
Call for Applicants - Fall 2015 - Spring 2016 College level endowment will support select undergraduate and graduate students.
Ag Sciences students are invited to attend a Smeal College of Business Executive Insights session featuring Archer Daniels Midland Company Chairman and Former CEO Patricia Woertz on April 24 from 1:25 - 2:15 p.m. in 110 Business Building.
Rachel Robbins, a junior in the College of Agricultural Sciences, parlayed her interests in government, history and photography into a rare experience at the White House last semester. The community, environment and development major spent the fall of 2014 hanging out with the president's pooches, documenting unpublished photographs of the Obama administration and rubbing shoulders with White House staff and politicians alike.
Friday, April 17 at the Celebration Hall in State College we will once again celebrate another successful year at the College of Agricultural Sciences. The Ag Student Council will provide additional information over the next few days. Please mark your calendars for the 17th!
The annual Outstanding Senior Contest, hosted by Coaly Honor Society and the College of Agricultural Sciences Alumni Society, is now accepting applications. Applications are due April 15th in 101 Ag Administration Building.
Dairy Expo offers hands-on experience working with animals. Come to an information session on March 25th to select your calf.
The Penn State Coaly Society is an honor society for students who exemplify leadership excellence in extracurricular activities within the College of Agricultural Sciences. Coaly Society activities include conducting the Guldin Speaking Contest and selecting our college’s Outstanding Senior. We are now accepting applications for membership - deadline Wednesday, April 15th at 4:00 p.m.
Once again, the Penn State Dairy Science Club will be hosting the OsteoChallenge 5K race on Sunday, April 12 to raise money for the National Osteoporosis Foundation.
The PSU Forage Team competed and took second in the National Forage Bowl Competition at the AFGC conference in St. Louis, MO.
Come and join Penn State Collegiate Cattlewomen in front of the Palmer Art Museum, in promoting animal products in your diet on March 18th.
The purpose of the Kirchner Food Fellowship program is to foster the development of students who have the practical skills and knowledge to make effective investments in emerging agricultural technologies that have the possibility of addressing global food security.
The College of Agricultural Sciences spring 2015 commencement ceremony will be at the Bryce Jordan Center on Sunday, May 10, at 3:30 p.m. Graduates should arrive between 2:30-3:00 p.m. and enter the BJC at Gate B. No tickets are required for your guests to attend the commencement ceremony.
Turf students competed in the 21st annual Collegiate Turf Bowl at the Golf Industry Show in San Antonio, Texas in February. Penn State student teams finished in 1st, 3rd, 9th, and 13th places out of 69 teams participating in this year's competition.
Come to the Ag Sci International Course Open House! Meet leaders of courses with international travel. Try snacks from around the world. Forest Resources Lobby, THIS TUESDAY, March 17, 11am-1pm.
On Sunday, April 26th, Penn State Collegiate 4H will be hosting the 1st Annual Clover Run 5K!
Penn State's Poultry Science Club was recognized as the top club in the country at the 2015 International Poultry and Processing Exposition in Atlanta; Hannah Misner was second in member of the year competition.
In 2012, the GreenTowers team won Ag Springboard with the idea to use the shipping containers pulled by semi trucks to grow vegetables in an aquaponics system. Now, GreenTowers is a custom designer of nature-integrated furniture, interiors and food production units. Take your idea for a solution in the agricultural sciences and select a team to help sell it to the Ag Springboard judges — and you can win $7,500 to push your idea forward! Team registration deadline: March 5