Author: Michelle Enger

Honoring Alumni & Friends

Each spring at the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources’ Celebration of Excellence, the Ag Alumni Association recognizes alumni and friends for dedication to their industry, to the College and to Mizzou. This year’s event was held Friday, April 7, at Reynolds Alumni Center. Alumni awards include Citation of Merit, Honorary Membership to the MU Ag Alumni Association, True…

Career Focused

Ellen Morris and Jason Young work with students in parks, recreation and sport every day to help them find internships and jobs. So when they are off the clock, what do they like to do? Why, help students in parks, recreation and sport find internships and jobs, of course! Morris (BS PRT ’11) and Young (BS PRT ’09), both career…

Catch Up With CAFNR

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Retiree Health Insurance Changes

We’ve all been hearing about changes coming to UM retiree health insurance eligibility. Changes approved by the Board of Curators in April 2016 will go into effect Jan. 1, 2018. The changes involve eligibility for retiree health insurance. CAFNR Business Services wants to make certain everyone is prepared for these changes. First on your list, says Debbie Mitchell, manager III…

Catch Up With CAFNR

  Check out more photos from these events on our Flickr site. What are YOU up to? Send us photos and captions of the events and other happenings in your corner of CAFNR! Just email the information…

Floating for Fun, and Funds

Making a boat out of cardboard and duct tape may sound like a daunting task, but every year a number of CAFNR teams take the plunge. Float Your Boat for The Food Bank, held this year on Saturday, April 22, challenges teams to build and race a cardboard boat at Bass Pro Shops Lake. The event, in its sixth year,…

Albrecht Lecture

J. Scott Angle, President and CEO of the International Fertilizer Development Center, will present the 2017 Earth Day – W.A. Albrecht Lecture at the University of Missouri Monday, April 24. Angle will speak on “Fertilizers — Essential Nutrients to Feed a Hungry Planet or Hazardous Chemicals Polluting our Environment?” The lecture series is presented by the MU School of Natural Resources…

Catch Up With CAFNR

Check out more photos from these events on our Flickr site. What are YOU up to? Send us photos and captions of the events and other happenings in your corner of CAFNR! Just email the information…

Celebrating CAFNR’s Best

The College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources honored outstanding faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends of CAFNR at its annual Celebration of Excellence awards ceremony Friday, April 7. Awards were given for teaching, research, advising, extension and volunteering and to outstanding staff, students, student organizations and alumni. The evening culminated with the presentation of the Frederick B. Mumford Awards –…