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College of Agriculture

Objectives

The objectives of MANRRS are to

  • Increase the number of students studying the agricultural sciences and related fields at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
  • Emphasize the importance of agricultural sciences and related fields.
  • Keep students abreast of state, national, and international trends in the agricultural sciences and related fields.
  • Encourage scholarly achievement, advancement, and excellence among members.
  • Develop leadership qualities in students.
  • Aid in the recruitment and placement of ethnic minorities in professional positions in the agricultural sciences, forestry, and natural resources.
  • Encourage research and its dissemination by undergraduate and graduate students and/or professionals.
  • Promote career and academic counseling for undergraduate and graduate students.
  • Provide information on employment opportunities for participants.