2013 Tackle Hunger Food Drive Success
January 30, 2014
The Tackle Hunger Food Drive held during the 2013 Ag Live Tailgate was a huge success. Special thank you to the Penn State Pullers for the use of their tractor. This years food donation of 500 donated items went to the Penn State Pride Pantry, a student run organization that helps students who are food insecure.
2013 Mentoring Workshop
January 30, 2014
Seven alumni, experts in their fields, returned to campus to give of their time and talent at the Mentoring Workshop. Sessions included Interview Skills, Networking Opportunities, Social Media, Internships, Soft Skills, Resume Building, and Vet School Planning. Each session was presented four times throughout the day. 132 College of Ag Sciences students participated. Complimentary professional head shot photographs were offered to students participating in the workshops.
2013 October - Javier Espinoza's visit to Gettysburg
December 31, 2013
Javier Espinoza visited Gettysburg, PA in October of 2013 with Aaron Banas the Project Gettysburg-Leon in country director.
2013 Ag Live Tailgate - Student Clubs and Organizations
December 6, 2013
Twenty-one student clubs and organizations showcased their groups at the Ag Live Tailgate to hundreds of ag alumni and friends. This was a great opportunity to highlight group activities and sell fundraising items such as t-shirts, cookie mixes in a jar, holiday decorations and first aid kits for pets.
2013 Ag Live Tailgate
December 6, 2013
More than 650 alumni and friends of the college celebrated with the Nittany Lion at the Ag Live tailgate held on November 23, 2013. A special thank you to Allison Hoover a senior majoring in Agricultural and Extension Education for taking photos at Ag Live. These complimentary photo images can be downloaded and shared.
2013 Ag Progress Days - Alumni on the Job
September 18, 2013
Naomi Knaub, Assistant Director of Alumni Relations and Whittney Trueax, Marketing and Promotional Writer spent an afternoon visiting with College of Agricultural Sciences alumni as they worked during Ag Progress Days.
2013 Tour of National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden
July 9, 2013
The Ag Alumni Society would also like to thank alumnus Jeff Nagle '98 Landscape Contracting and his colleague Soloman Foster for an extraordinary tour of the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Gardens and Greenhouses for members of the National Agricultural Alumni and Development Association (NAADA) during the annual conference in Alexandria, VA.
2013 Tour of National Zoo
July 8, 2013
The Ag Alumni Society would like to thank Rebecca Miller Sturniolo '05 Wildlife and Fisheries Science and several of her colleagues for a unique behind-the-scenes tour of five animal houses at the National Zoo for members of the National Agricultural Alumni and Development Association (NAADA) during the annual conference in Alexandria, VA.
AG LEAP 2013
July 3, 2013
2013 Ag Alumni Society Election Results
July 1, 2013
Five College of Agricultural Sciences alumni have been elected for a three-year term on the Ag Alumni Society Board of Directors. Congratulations to Jennifer Beidel, Eric Cowden, Dan Loughner, Ray Meyer and Dave Packard.
2013 Penn State Invitational Lunch
June 26, 2013
The Ag Alumni Society hosted an invitational lunch at the 2013 NAADA (National Agricultural Alumni and Development Association) Conference held in Washington, DC. The invitational lunch featured table decorations designed with Pennsylvania products, the menu included traditional Pennsylvania food, and the presentation highlighted all the great things Pennsylvania has to offer. Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences will host the NAADA Conference at University Park in 2014.
2013 Spring Graduation Brunch
May 28, 2013
On May 4, more than 650 graduates and their guests attended the Spring Graduation Brunch. These complimentary photo images can be downloaded and shared.
2013 Spring Senior Sendoff
May 14, 2013
On April 25, thousands of soon-to-be Penn State graduates attended the Senior Sendoff at the Hintz Family Alumni Center. Dozens of students from the College of Ag Sciences stopped by the Ag Alumni Society table to learn more about the society, pick-up their complimentary t-shirt, and sign-up for the Berkey Creamery Ice Cream raffle hosted by the Ag Alumni Society.
2013 January - YGA Delegation Trip
May 8, 2013
A group of YGA members visit Javier in Talolinga January 2013
Springtime at the Arboretum
May 4, 2013
Frank shares some photos of the most beautiful part of campus this time of year.
Specialty Crop Tour for Young Growers - Heller Orchards & Schwalm Farms
April 22, 2013
April 2013
2013 Big Ten Ag Alumni Dessert Reception
March 7, 2013
On February 25, the Big Ten schools with agricultural programs gathered more than 250 alumni and friends in Washington, D.C. to reconnect with college deans, administrators, faculty, and staff for fellowship and to learn how our colleges are working cooperatively on behalf of land-grant institutions.
2012 Outstanding Alumni Ceremony
December 10, 2012
On October 19, five alumni were recognized with the College's Outstanding Alumni Award and one alumnus was recognized with the College's Outstanding Recent Alumni Award at the Nittany Lion Inn.
2012 Ag Live Alumni and Friends Tailgate
December 4, 2012
On November 24, more than 550 alumni and friends attended Ag Live and raised $35,000 for student scholarships, internship awards, and student and alumni programs.
November 30, 2012