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Last week, 16 high school students participated in the Mizzou Teach Ag Academy and Ag Communications Academy. The agricultural education and leadership faculty coordinated both three-day events. Continue…

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The Summer Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievements Forum is scheduled for 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. on July 25 in the Bond Life Sciences Center. At the event, undergraduate researchers have an opportunity to present their work and learn about other research underway at the university. Continue…

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Emma Boase, who received an MS in agribusiness and organizational economics in December 2018, has been appointed as regional career coordinator in Hawke’s Bay for a new government-industry partnership focused on economic development of New Zealand’s tree crops industry. She has specific responsibilities for workforce development and new producer entry programs.

Last week, Emma Boase presented a paper from her MS thesis to the International Food Marketing Research Symposium in Queensland, Australia. Her paper earned the Outstanding Student Paper Award, and she bested a field of PhD students. Continue…

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Annette Kendall has accepted a position with the MU Trulaske College of Business. Effective, Aug. 15, she’ll serve as an assistant teaching professor and director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.

Last week, Shih-Chuan Lin defended his dissertation. He’s accepted an assistant professor position in the Department of Economics at Tamkang University in Taiwan. Continue…

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Judy Stallmann has received the Mary Phillips Faculty Award from the Truman School of Public Affairs to recognize her service to the school.

The Community and Regional Economics Network of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association recently announced Sarah Low as its chair-elect. The three-year commitment will involve Sarah serving as chair-elect, chair and immediate past-chair. Continue…