DASS Weekly Wrap-Up

Division News

Jamille Palacios Rivera received a 2020-2021 Huddle professional development award from the Office of the Provost.

Jason Entsminger has accepted a position as assistant research professor with the Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development at Penn State University. Continue…

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Clarissa Cauthorn (BS, Agricultural Education, 2015) placed second in the nation at the American Farm Bureau Federation Discussion Meet on Jan. 13.

The University of Missouri Alumni Association honored alumnus John Fisher (BS, Agriculture, 1989) with a 2020 Tiger Pride Award, which recognizes sustained, outstanding volunteer efforts. Continue…

DASS Weekly Wrap-Up

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Welcome to Dr. Keri Jacobs and Ben Brown, who joined the Division earlier this month. Keri serves as the MFA Chair and GICL Distinguished Fellow. Ben serves as a senior research associate.

Agricultural education alumni Joshlin and Addie Yoder received the 2020 Missouri Leopold Conservation Award. Continue…

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Seth Meyer will serve as USDA’s chief economist beginning in January 2021.

CAFNR recognized Pat Westhoff as one of 10 faculty “Drivers of Distinction” — faculty who had the highest total shared credit research expenditures in the past 10 years (2011-20). Continue…

DASS Weekly Wrap-Up

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Patricia Breckenridge (BS agriculture, 1975) and Bryan Garton (BS agriculture, 1985, and agricultural education and leadership professor) have been recognized with Faculty-Alumni Awards from the Mizzou Alumni Association. Verna Rhodes, wife of agricultural and applied economics professor emeritus V. James Rhodes, also received recognition.

The DASS Fiscal Office reminds all faculty, staff and academic associates to regularly check their campus mailboxes.  Continue…