This series of presentations from faculty and staff in the Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences will be hosted every month at the the Village at Penn State Retirement Community.

Speakers will address major areas of focus for the college, including food, human health and disease, globalization, sustainability, agricultural production, and more. Each session runs from 10:30 - 11:15 a.m. and will be held in the Lion's Den room.

Fall 2022 Webinar Series

When September 8 - December 1, 2022

Hispanic Heritage Month (HHM) 2022 Flyer

When September 19, 2022 8:00 PM to October 14, 2022 9:00 PM

Please review the HHM 2022 flyer with a list of events. Please encourage everyone to go to the HHM website for all event details, registration links, and ticketing information: equity.psu.edu/hhm

Poultry Science Club Meeting

When October 5, 2022, 5:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Where 118 ASI Building

Come join the club for some good food and learn more about the opportunities club has to offer. Most meetings have guest speakers.

Food Safety and Sanitation for Food Manufacturers

When October 11, 2022 7:30 AM to October 13, 2022 12:30 PM
Where Rodney A. Erickson Food Science Building

AgSci ActionLab Family Series: "Bugs Win!"

When October 12, 2022 6:00 PM to October 19, 2022 7:30 PM
Where Pasto Agricultural Museum

Insects are the most diverse and successful creatures on Earth. There are more than 10 quintillion insects on the globe. All these bugs! How can they be so successful?

“Weed Walk and Talk” with Centre County Master Gardeners

When October 18, 2022, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where Pasto Agricultural Museum

Join the Master Gardeners in learning about many of the common garden and yard weeds of central Pennsylvania with a talk accompanied by a walk through the Ag Progress Days Demonstration Garden and surrounding property.

College Connections: The Grass is Greener at Penn State — A Behind-the-Scenes Look at our Center for Sports Surface Research

When October 19, 2022, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where Online

Dean Rick Roush will be joined by Andrew McNitt, Program Coordinator of the Turfgrass Science Major, Professor of Soil Science, and Director of the Center for Sports Surface Research. Dr. McNitt will discuss the diversity and prestige of our college turf program and his work with high schools and professional sports organizations around the installation, maintenance, and safety factors of both live and synthetic turf surfaces.

Poultry Science Club Meeting

When October 19, 2022, 5:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Where 118 ASI Building

Come join the club and learn more about the opportunities club has to offer. Most meetings have guest speakers.

Research Unplugged: On the Road at the Pasto Agricultural Museum

When October 20, 2022, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Graduate Student Panel, College of Agricultural Sciences Edition A lecture featuring researchers' lightning talks and discussion of their recent findings.

Technology Adoption by Cacao Farmers in San Vicente de Chucuri, Santander: The Role of Cadmium Regulations

When October 24, 2022, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where Online Webinar

Alejandro Gil-Aguirre, PhD, Leader of the Cocoa Purchasing and Agricultural Development area, Compañía Nacional de Chocolates, Colombia

2022 Dairy Nutrition Workshop

When November 2, 2022 8:00 AM to November 3, 2022 6:30 PM
Where Hershey Lodge

Poultry Science Club Meeting

When November 2, 2022, 5:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Where 118 ASI Building

Come join the club and learn more about the opportunities club has to offer. Most meetings have guest speakers.

Science and Art of Cheesemaking

When November 7, 2022 7:30 AM to November 10, 2022 4:00 PM

“Planting and Growing Garlic” with Centre County Master Gardeners

When November 15, 2022, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where Pasto Agricultural Museum

Tuesday, November 15, 2022 – 11:00 am –Ag Progress Days Demonstration Garden in partnership with the Pasto Museum The Master Gardeners will be planting their 2023 garlic crop at the Ag Progress Days Demonstration Garden while demonstrating and discussing the steps involved in planting, growing, and harvesting garlic in the home garden.

College Connections: The Inside Scoop on the Penn State Berkey Creamery

When November 16, 2022, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where Online

Dean Rick Roush will be joined by Tom Davis, Berkey Creamer Manager, and Jim Brown, Assistant Manager, who will provide the inside scoop on our world-renowned Penn State Berkey Creamery. From cow to cone, and everything in between, they will discuss the production, marketing, and sales of Creamery products as well as the history and legacy of this iconic Penn State facility.

Poultry Science Club Annual Fresh Dressed Turkey Sale

When November 20, 2022
Where Pick-up location will be send to those with accepted orders

The community looks forward to the annual sale. Go to the web page at bottom of this page for more information. Pre-orders are required.

The Cacao Revolution Project: Focusing on the most important elements: the farmer and the environment

When November 21, 2022, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where Online Webinar

Dyck Cotrina: Cacao farmer and Founder The Cacao Revolution Project

Poultry Science Club Meeting

When November 30, 2022, 5:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Where 118 ASI Building

Come join the club and learn more about the opportunities club has to offer. Most meetings have guest speakers.

Poultry Science Club Meeting

When December 7, 2022, 5:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Where 118 ASI Building

Come join the club for some good food and learn more about the opportunities club has to offer. Most meetings have guest speakers.

Molecular Biology of Cd

When December 19, 2022, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where Online webinar

Zachary Dashner, Ph.D. student: Plant Sciences, Penn State

College Connections: Connecting Kids - Extension's Flagship 4-H Youth Program

When December 21, 2022, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where Online

4 H is America’s largest youth development organization—empowering nearly six million young people with the skills to lead for a lifetime. Dean Rick Roush will be joined by Josh Rice, Penn State Extension Assistant Director of Programs for 4-H, and Matthew Crutchman, Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Programming, to discuss the status of 4-H in Pennsylvania and innovative youth programming to promote physical and mental health and social well-being.

Ice Cream Short Course 2023

When January 8, 2023 10:00 AM to January 14, 2023 9:00 PM
Where The Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center

Registration has reached capacity as of Tuesday, June 14. Please visit the registration site and complete the information to be notified if a spot in the 2023 course opens. If a spot opens, you will receive an email or phone call from the Office of Conferences and Short Courses staff. Adding your information to the registration site will automatically add you to the email invitation list for Ice Cream Short 2024. The course will be offered next on January 7-13, 2024.

Poultry Science Club Meeting

When January 18, 2023, 5:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Where 118 ASI Building

Come join the club for some good food and learn more about the opportunities club has to offer. Most meetings have guest speakers.

The Cacao Gene Atlas: A Transciprtome Resource for the Cacao Research Community

When January 23, 2023, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where Online Webinar

Evelyn Kuluza Ph.D. student, Plant Biology Penn State and Patrick Thomas Postdoctoral Scholar, Guiltinan-Maximova Lab

International Poultry Expo and College Program, Atlanta, GA

When January 24-26, 2023
Where World Congress Center, Atlanta GA

The Poultry Science Club's annual trek to Atlanta, GA. Participants interview for jobs and internships, take in the largest poultry expo in the world and compete in the National "Club of the Year", "Student of the Year" and "Scrapbook" Competitions. The club pays for all travel and hotels for members that meet the club requirements.

2023 Ice Cream 101: Introduction to Frozen Desserts

When January 27, 2023 12:00 PM to January 29, 2023 4:30 PM
Where Penn Stater Conference Center and PSU Campus

Poultry Science Club Meeting

When February 1, 2023, 5:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Where 118 ASI Building

Come join the club for some good food and learn more about the opportunities club has to offer. Most meetings have guest speakers.

Poultry Science Club Meeting

When February 15, 2023, 5:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Where 118 ASI Building

Come join the club for some good food and learn more about the opportunities club has to offer. Most meetings have guest speakers.

Poultry Science Club Meeting

When March 1, 2023, 5:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Where 118 ASI Building

Come join the club for some good food and learn more about the opportunities club has to offer. Most meetings have guest speakers.

Poultry Science Club Meeting

When March 15, 2023, 5:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Where 118 ASI Building

Come join the club for some good food and learn more about the opportunities club has to offer. Most meetings have guest speakers.

Associate Director of Alumni Relations

Kelly Praskovich
  • Associate Director of Alumni Relations

Development and Alumni Relations

Address

240 Agricultural Administration Building
University Park, PA 16802