Apply Now to Join the 2015-16 Ag Advocate Team!

Posted: January 26, 2015

We are looking for enthusiastic, dedicated, hardworking students to join our team! If you have a passion for agricultural sciences and Penn State, we invite you to apply to become a member of our dynamic team.

An information session will be held Tuesday, February 3rd, 5:45-6:30 pm, in room 118 ASI Building. Applications are due by Wednesday, March 4th at noon to 101 Agricultural Administration Building.

The Ag Advocates work closely with the Office for Undergraduate Education to represent the College of Agricultural Sciences. Members have the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills, to network with professionals, and to establish working relations with faculty and alumni, among many other opportunities.

The mission of the organization is to create an awareness of the academic programs and career opportunities in the agricultural sciences, and to serve as front-line advocates for the College of Agricultural Sciences with external prospects and partners, and across Penn State University. Advocates fulfill this by assisting with prospective student visits to campus, open houses, orientation programs and Alumni and Development functions.

To learn more about the organization, come to the information session on Tuesday, February 3rd, 5:45-6:30, in room 118 ASI Building.

Contact Olivia Francois with questions or concerns: Phone: 814-863-7173 Email: