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A Lifetime of International Work

Kerry Clark named director of CAFNR International Programs

Kerry Clark, assistant research professor in the Division of Applied Social Sciences (DASS) and project manager for smallholder productivity for the USAID Soybean Innovation Lab (SIL), has been named director of CAFNR International Programs, effective Aug. 1, 2019. Clark has worked internationally throughout her career. Through the USAID Soybean Innovation Lab, she works with a multidisciplinary team to bridge seed…

Top Tigers

Mizzou’s quarter-scale tractor team has best-ever finish at recent competition

The University of Missouri Torq’N Tigers Quarter-Scale Tractor Team had its best finish ever at the recent American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineering Quarter Scale Tractor Competition. The event was held May 30 through June 2 in Peoria, Illinois. The Torq’N Tigers placed third behind the University of Nebraska and South Dakota State University. More than 20 universities from all over…

A Life of Service and Innovation

CAFNR alumnus has made career of educational and scientific advances

Robert J. Jones, chancellor of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, has an inspiring list of professional accomplishments over his years in higher education, first as a researcher and teacher, and now as a leader. Still, he says the achievement of receiving an honorary degree from the University of Missouri last December was near the top of that list. Jones…

Alumni Honors

The CAFNR Alumni Association honored alumni and friends at Celebration of Excellence

The CAFNR Alumni Association honored alumni and friends of the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources at the annual Celebration of Excellence, held Thursday, April 11, on campus. The Association recognizes alumni and friends for contributions to CAFNR and Mizzou, and for professional accomplishments. Honors included: Emily Kueker, who received her bachelor’s degree from CAFNR in 2002 in agricultural…

Catch Up With CAFNR

A photo gallery of CAFNR happenings

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Spring 2019 Commencement

CAFNR will graduate more than 500 students Saturday, May 18

The College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources will graduate approximately 515 students as part of commencement ceremonies Saturday, May 18. This includes students who are finishing their studies in May, and those who will finish in August. CAFNR’s ceremony will be at 7:30 p.m. in the Hearnes Center. Graduating seniors and their families and friends will hear from Missouri…

Catch Up With CAFNR

A photo gallery of CAFNR happenings

  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…