PSERT General Meeting

When February 14, 2023, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where ASI Room 324

Dr. Staniar's Graduate student, Siera will be giving a presentation about the work she is doing and how PSERT will be able to get involved!

General Meetings

In our meetings we discuss and plan out possible research projects, fundraising, and other ideas.

PSERT Officers

Feel free to contact any of the officers if you have any questions about the club!

Blair Siegfried
Patreese Ingram, Ed.D.
Ruth Mendum
Melanie Miller Foster
Tameria Veith
Noel Habashy
Richard Roush
Tracy Hoover, Ph.D.
Deanna M. Behring
Stephanie Buechler
News
Global Learning in Agriculture Community Kick-Off Week starts Feb. 6

The Global Teach Ag Network at Penn State brings together educators to level up their teaching so they can engage their students in the world’s biggest challenges in global agriculture and food security. The digital Global Learning in Agriculture (GLAG) Community is now open free of cost to any educator. In order to mark this change, GLAG Kickoff Week will take place Feb. 6-10. Educators can find more information and request to join at https://global-teach-ag-network.mn.co/.

Penn State Extension offers numerous options for pesticide recertification

Pennsylvania certified pesticide applicators looking for ways to earn recertification credits may want to consider the wide variety of options provided by Penn State Extension, which is offering a 25% discount on all pesticide recertification online courses through March 31.

Perreault Fellows welcome new cohort

The Perreault Fellows Program, an international internship program funded by an endowment given by Paul and Beverly Perreault, is entering its third year at Penn State. Each year, the program seeks to enroll a diverse group of Penn State undergraduates in a two-year, co-curricular program, the centerpiece of which is an internship abroad during the summer semester. Now, the Perreault Fellows program welcomes its newest cohort, a group of seven students from four campuses across the commonwealth.

“Diversity in STEAM from a Real-Life Guardian of the Galaxy”.

When February 23, 2023, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where Berg Auditorium - 100 Huck Life Sciences Building

Join us on February 23 for the Black History Month Distinguished Speaker Moogega Cooper, trailblazing engineer of the famed Mars rover Perseverance mission for NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, will present “Diversity in STEAM from a Real-Life Guardian of the Galaxy”. Join us at 5:00 p.m. in Berg Auditorium (100 Huck Life Sciences Building). This event is cosponsored by the Penn State Eberly College of Science, the Colleges of Earth and Mineral Sciences, Engineering, and Agricultural Sciences, the Office of Educational Equity, and the NASA Pennsylvania Space Grant Consortium, and supported by the John M. Chemerda Lectures in Science.

Events and Activities
AgSci Student News

Student News from the Office for Undergraduate Education.

Information Session for Summer Employment

The Pennsylvania School for Excellence in the Agricultural Sciences (PSEAS) is looking for fun, reliable students to serve as mentors for the summer of 2023. An informational session will be held on February 15th at 8:00 PM via Zoom.

Kwame Alexander: Pioneering Black History Through Writing

When February 7, 2023, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where Heritage Hall

On Tuesday, February 7th from 7-8:30 pm in Heritage Hall, writer, and poet, Kwame Alexander will be speaking. Alexander is a Newbery Medal winner and a prominent figure in the children’s fiction genre. Alexander will be discussing his life, career, and impact on the Black community through writing. This event is free for all attendees.

Agriculture Future of America: Details and Deadlines for Animal Institute, Food Institute, Scholarships, and National Ag Day

Application deadline for Animal Institute and Food Institute is February 21, 2023. Scholarship deadline is March 9, 2023.

Join Collegiate Farm Bureau on February 15 for an Evening of Policy Discussion with PFB Leadership
Application Deadline for Kelman Scholarship Program in Entomology and Plant Pathology is February 24th

Kelman Scholars Program at North Carolina State University is a paid summer internship research program that honors the legacy of Dr. Arthur Kelman.

James R. Ladlee
Becky Chalupa
March 20 Deadline for Spring 2023 graduation
Come Tonight to Learn About Global Opportunities in Agricultural Sciences

Interested in adding breadth to your college experience? Thinking and interested in traveling abroad?

Horticulture Club's Annual Valentine's Day Preorder Rose Sale and Annual Rose Sale

Searching for a Valentine's Day floral arrangement that is sure to impress but doesn't break the bank? The Horticulture Club is currently accepting orders for our Valentine's Day Pre-Order Rose Sale! Filled with roses, white filler flowers, and greenery, our arrangements are sure to impress.

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