AgSci Student News

Student News from the Office for Undergraduate Education.
April 19, 2013

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.

April 19, 2013

Penn State students are encouraged to submit nominations for the Undergraduate Teaching Award to the Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence before they leave campus for the summer.

April 19, 2013

Undergraduate research proposals for FALL 2013 are due by 5:00 PM on April 26, 2013.

April 19, 2013

Wednesday April 24th from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Penn State Collegiate Farm Bureau will be having a fundraiser night at the McDonald's at 442 E. College Ave.

April 19, 2013

The College of Agricultural Sciences Spring 2013 Commencement ceremony is held at Eisenhower Auditorium at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 4, 2013. All graduates need to arrive between 8:15-8:30 a.m. in the lobby of Eisenhower Auditorium to register for the ceremony.

April 18, 2013

Spring 2013 graduates are invited to attend a special brunch, hosted by the College and the Ag Alumni Society. The informal brunch provides an opportunity for you and your family to mingle with faculty, administrators, fellow graduates, and our alumni family.

April 15, 2013

Congratulations to the following individuals and clubs that received the Ag Student Council "Of the Year Awards" at the Ag Ball, Friday, April 5th.

April 12, 2013

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 April 23 at 4:00 p.m.

April 12, 2013

Join us for an information session about a possible upcoming semester program for students interested in Animal Sciences and other ag majors. Monday, April 15, 324 ASI at 5:30 p.m.

April 11, 2013

The AgChoice Scholars program, a unique experiential learning opportunity for a small group of Penn State students, will welcome its fourth class in the fall.

April 11, 2013

One of our students, Sarabeth Royer, has created a Website to obtain signatures to support agricultural education across the U.S.

April 10, 2013

Penn State’s Block and Bridle Club was named the number one club in the nation for chapter activities at the 93rd annual Block and Bridle Convention held on April 4-6 at Iowa State University, Ames, IA.

April 9, 2013

Have you checked out the AgSci Career Network yet? Here are a few recent jobs and internships listed for this week.

April 1, 2013

We are currently taking orders for this year's Ag Day t-shirt. Shirts are maroon and on the back list "Top 10 Reasons why Ag Sciences are Important".

April 1, 2013

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.

March 30, 2013

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.

March 29, 2013

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.