Events

Kermit Olson Memorial Lecture featuring the Department of Horticultural Science's Distinguished Alumni Award winner - Dr. John Dole

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The 2020 lecture will feature our Distinguished Alumni Award recipient, Dr. John M. Dole from North Carolina State University where he is currently the Associate Dean for Academic Programs in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. His lecture, “A Floral Journey – Discovering the Magic of Flowers” will discuss how flowering plants are the backbone of horticulture, to all of agriculture, and how the flowers they produce are integral to our society.


Sustainable Systems Management Major Sneak Peek

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Please come join us to find out more information about our environmental business major with specializations available in: Building Science and Technology, Corporate Sustainability Systems, Energy Systems, Sustainable Products Business Management

This event will include a general program overview with specifics about each specialization, food and drink, along with a question and answer panel made up of current students, alumni, industry professionals and staff.


UMN Job & Internship Fair

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Explore unique job and internship opportunities in a variety of industries by connecting with 300+ employers. Free for students and alumni of three years (2018-2020). Free transportation provided from all UMN Campuses. Free LinkedIn headshots available for attendees.


Researching with Respect and Honor: Collaborations with Tribal Partners

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This workshop will explore ethical considerations for conducting research that is respectful of indigenous values. The session will begin with a talk by Mark Bellcourt, followed by a panel discussion. 


Integrated Pest Management for Vegetables

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We'll compare common fertilizers and potting soils and discuss which one(s) are the best for your garden, containers, and hanging baskets.


Inclusive Practices for Names and Pronouns in Academic Contexts

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This session is intended for CFANS faculty and staff. In this session, participants will receive instruction on the new Gender Equity and Access policy with an overview of key topics relating to gender identity, gender expression, and their significance for higher education contexts. 


CFANS eLearning Showcase will feature Canvas tips and new tools

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Instructors will demonstrate what tools they've tried and how well the tools worked for online and in-person courses. The format will be a combination of 5-minute lightning talks from faculty and staff and 10-minute highlight talks. This year's highlighted talks include new analytics tools to track student progress and the top five things students want their instructors to do in Canvas.


National MANRRS Conference

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You're invited to the 35th MANRRS Annual Career Fair and Training Conference. It is an intriguing time for the food, agriculture, natural resources, and related science fields as we continue to grow and evolve, remaining always adaptable, motivated and responsive to our membership, societal, and workforce needs.


Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering Major Sneak Peek

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Please come join us for more information about our engineering major with specializations available in: Bioproducts Engineering, Food Engineering, Ecological and Environmental Engineering

This event will include a general program overview with specifics about each specialization, food and drink, along with a question and answer panel made up of current students, alumni, industry professionals and staff.
 


Sustainable Systems Management Major Sneak Peek

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Please come join us to find out more information about our environmental business major with specializations available in: Building Science and Technology, Corporate Sustainability Systems, Energy Systems, Sustainable Products Business Management

This event will include a general program overview with specifics about each specialization, food and drink, along with a question and answer panel made up of current students, alumni, industry professionals and staff.