AgSci Student News

Jul 7, 2022


In This Issue

  1. Celebrating the Conclusion of the Semester
  2. Scholarship Opportunity from the Keystone Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society
  3. Apply Today to be a PA School for Excellence in the Ag Sciences Summer Mentor
  4. First Gen Advocates to Sponsor Commencement Picnic for Graduating First-generation Students
  5. Still Seeking a Job or Internship? New Positions Posted Daily in Nittany Lion Careers
  6. Ag Student Council names Olivia Kaltenbach as April's Ag Student of the Month
  7. Find Virtual Resume Building Opportunities with LionLink Projects
  8. AFA Leaders Conference Applications Open in May
  9. Apply for the Pennsylvania Vegetable Growers Association Rudolph Grob Memorial Scholarship

1. Celebrating the Conclusion of the Semester


2. Scholarship Opportunity from the Keystone Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society

Students completing 2 semesters in curricula in majors for agriculture, environmental studies, soils, or natural resources, may compete for one of two $500 scholarships. Deadline to apply is May 15, 2022. [more]


3. Apply Today to be a PA School for Excellence in the Ag Sciences Summer Mentor

Are you passionate about your major in the College of Ag Sciences? Join our team for a four-summer program working with high school students exploring the breadth of Agricultural Sciences Penn State! [more]


4. First Gen Advocates to Sponsor Commencement Picnic for Graduating First-generation Students

First Gen Advocates, a student organization committed to promoting advocacy, awareness and mentorship for first-generation students across Penn State, is hosting a commencement picnic for any graduating first-generation who would like to attend. [more]


5. Still Seeking a Job or Internship? New Positions Posted Daily in Nittany Lion Careers

Food Science QC Lab Technician; Bat Technician Summer Intern, Agronomy Intern, Dairy Consultant, Hardwoods Intern…..and more! [more]


6. Ag Student Council names Olivia Kaltenbach as April's Ag Student of the Month

Congratulations Olivia Kaltenbach on being selected Ag Student of the Month for April 2022! Ag Student of the Month is a prestigious award given out by the College of Ag Student Council to a student that demonstrates actions that benefit their club and the College of Agricultural Sciences. [more]


7. Find Virtual Resume Building Opportunities with LionLink Projects

LionLink Projects is a new initiative to connect Penn State alumni with students and recent graduates through project-based work. [more]


8. AFA Leaders Conference Applications Open in May

The conference is scheduled for November 10-13, 2022, in Kansas City, MO and applications are due by September 7, 2022. [more]


9. Apply for the Pennsylvania Vegetable Growers Association Rudolph Grob Memorial Scholarship

Deadline has been extended to May 15, 2022. [more]