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Gardiner Global Food Systems Lecture
The Henry C. Gardiner Global Food Systems Lecture will be on Monday, September 11th at 7 PM in McCain Auditorium. Dr. Jason Clay, Senior Vice President for Markets and Food with the World Wildlife Fund, will present a lecture entitled, "Feeding the World, Sustaining the Planet."
The world's population is expected to grow to nearly 10 billion people by the year 2050. Dr. Jason Clay will bring his unique perspective on how the world's farmers will meet the increased need for food - while protecting the Earth's wildlife and natural resources. To learn more about the Henry C. Gardiner Global Food Systems lecture series, click here.
Sign up for CAT Class
The College of Agriculture Training Program is a great way to meet professors, make friends, and learn about all 16 majors within the College of Agriculture. It also provides the opportunity to apply for Agriculture Ambassadors! Applications for CAT are due Friday, September 5th. Access the sign up on Orgsync by clicking here.
An optional information session will be held TODAY, September 5 at 4:00 PM in Throckmorton 1021, or send your questions to Devon (firstname.lastname@example.org), Gabryelle (email@example.com) or Grace (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Career Center Navigating A Career Fair Webinar
Join K-State Career Center's Assistant Director, Mary Ellen Barkley for a webinar to learn tips for getting the most out of the career fair experience. The webinar will take place on Wednesday, September 6 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM.
Apply for AFA
Do you have a passion for agriculture? A drive for personal growth? If you do and you are seeking an opportunity to SOAR in your collegiate career, apply today for the 2017 AFA Leaders Conference. The AFA Leaders Conference will be held November 2-5 at the Crown Center in Kansas City, Missouri. The four-day Conference connects college students with a passion for food and agriculture to key leader development opportunities, connections with industry leaders and potential internship and career opportunities.
If you have questions about the AFA Leaders Conference, contact the K-State Campus Representative, Topanga McBride at email@example.com.