2021 Cultured Dairy Products Short Course

When September 21, 2021 7:30 AM to September 23, 2021 6:00 PM
Where Erickson Food Science Building

Home Food Preservation: Charcuterie Accompaniments

When September 21, 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join this event to learn how to make your own jellies, pickled vegetables, and more!

Department of Ecosystem Science and Management Fall 2021 Seminar Series

When September 23, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where 112 Buckout Building

Dr. Jose Soto Assistant Professor, School of Natural Resources and Environment, University of Arizona

Home Food Preservation: Introduction to Drying

When September 23, 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Learn about today's recommended methods for home food preservation while dispelling food preservation myths and unsafe practices of the past.

College of Ag Sciences Research Tour

When September 30, 2021, 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM

The Penn State Ag Council, an industry advisory group to the Dean, is pleased to invite you to the 18th Annual Penn State College of Ag Sciences Research Tour. Unless COVID requirements change, we will be holding the tour in person at the Fruit Research and Extension Center (FREC) in Biglerville, as well as virtually via Zoom. FREC is one of three college research and extension centers across Pennsylvania that focuses on advancing Pennsylvania agriculture.

Home Food Preservation: Reduced Sodium and Reduced Sugar Foods

When September 30, 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join us to learn how to safely can foods with no added or reduced salt or sugar content.

Cooking for Crowds: A Volunteer's Guide to Safe Food Handling

When October 1, 2021, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Preparing food in large quantities is different than food preparation in the home. Cooking for Crowds: A Volunteer's Guide to Safe Food Handling program helps non-profit organizations and their volunteers understand the risks involved with preparing large volumes of food and the important food safety practices that need to be implemented to ensure a safe event.

Mushroom Short Course 2021

When October 3, 2021 4:00 PM to October 6, 2021 4:00 PM
Where Mendenhall Inn and Virtual

Food Safety and Sanitation for Food Manufacturers 2021

When October 12, 2021 7:30 AM to October 14, 2021 12:30 PM
Where Rodney A. Erickson Food Science Building

Community Forestry Webinars: Finding Qualified Professionals to Work on Your Community Trees

When October 12, 2021, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

When your community trees need work, who are you going to call? There seems to be so many so-called tree experts, but how do you find the most qualified professional to plant, prune, or remove your trees? Learn what questions you should be asking as you search for an arborist or putting out a contract to work on community trees during Community Forestry Webinars: Finding Qualified Professionals to Work on Your Community Trees. Explore the benefits of using ISA Certified Arborists to perform the work!

Watschke Scholarship Golf Tournament

When October 13, 2021

Golf tournament to remember Dr. Watschke and raise funds for a Penn State Turfgrass Scholarship Award created in his name.

Penn State Turfgrass Job Fair

When October 14, 2021, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

College Connections - Taking Ag Sciences Global

When October 20, 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Dean Rick Roush will be joined by Rob Bertram, Chief Scientist in USAID’s Bureau for Resilience and Security, where he serves as a key adviser on a range of technical and program issues to advance global food security and nutrition. Also joining the Dean will be Deanna Behring, College of Ag Sciences Assistant Dean and Director of Ag Sciences Global, where she is responsible for leading and coordinating the college's growing portfolio of international research and educational programs.

Department of Ecosystem Science and Management Fall 2021 Seminar Series

When October 21, 2021, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where 112 Buckout Building

Dr. Orin Robinson Research Associate, the Cornell Lab of Ornithology

The Penn State Hort Club's Hort Show

When October 23, 2021, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

The Penn State Hort Club will be hosting their annual Hort Show this year with a Halloween theme. The show will take place in the Ag Arena on October 23rd from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm and October 24th from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. For this event, the Horticulture Club converts the indoor arena into a landscape using donated materials from local businesses. Patrons to the show have the opportunity to walk through the landscape and take part in some of the interactive features as well as purchase local cider, pumpkins, plants, and other feature items donated for the show. This is the largest fundraiser for the club and the funds generated from the Hort Show go towards sending the members to the National Collegiate Landscaping Competition. There is no link to register.

The Penn State Hort Club's Hort Show

When October 24, 2021, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

The Penn State Hort Club will be hosting their annual Hort Show this year with a Halloween theme. The show will take place in the Ag Arena on October 23rd from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm and October 24th from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. For this event, the Horticulture Club converts the indoor arena into a landscape using donated materials from local businesses. Patrons to the show have the opportunity to walk through the landscape and take part in some of the interactive features as well as purchase local cider, pumpkins, plants, and other feature items donated for the show. This is the largest fundraiser for the club and the funds generated from the Hort Show go towards sending the members to the National Collegiate Landscaping Competition. There is no link to register.

Pasteurizer Operators Workshop

When October 26, 2021 7:30 AM to October 28, 2021 4:00 PM
Where Rodney Erickson Food Science Building, University Park, PA

2021 Dairy Nutrition Workshop

When October 27, 2021 7:00 AM to October 28, 2021 6:00 PM
Where Hershey Lodge, 325 University Drive, Hershey PA

The Science and Art of Cheese Making Short Course

When November 8, 2021 7:45 AM to November 11, 2021 4:30 PM
Where Rodney A. Erickson Food Science Building

Department of Ecosystem Science and Management Fall 2021 Seminar Series

When November 17, 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where 107 Forest Resources Building

Dr. Joanne Emerson Assistant Professor, Department of Plant Pathology, University of California-Davis

Department of Ecosystem Science and Management Fall 2021 Seminar Series

When December 7, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where 504 ASI Building

Dr. Jenny Quyang Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biology, University of Nevada, Reno

2022 Ice Cream Short Course

When January 9, 2022 1:00 PM to January 15, 2022 3:00 PM
Where The Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center

Please be advised the Ice Cream Short Course has reached capacity and registration is closed. You may add yourself to the wait list. We have received an overwhelming response to registration and the wait list and the site is periodically showing an error message. Please refresh your web browser often. Thank you for your understanding.

Ice Cream 101: Introduction to Frozen Desserts 2022

When January 28, 2022 11:00 AM
Where Penn Stater Hotel and PSU Campus

Registration and website information will open on June 21, 2021. Space is limited and registration fills quickly. The early registration fee is $925 per person if registered by November 28, 2021. For registrations received after November 28, 2021, the registration fee is $1,000.

Food Microbiology Short Course 2022

When May 24, 2022 7:00 AM to May 26, 2022 3:00 PM
Where Rodney A. Erickson Food Science Building

The Food Microbiology Short course provides insight into the most recent developments of food-borne pathogens, toxins, and contaminants that may occur in a food plant environment.

AHR Symposium 2022: Toxicity to Therapeudics

When June 19-23, 2022
Where Penn State University

The AHR Symposium has been rescheduled to June 19-23, 2022 due to Covid-19. Registration for the 2022 Symposium will be available in November 2021.