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Student and Faculty Members Honored at Chancellor’s Award for Excellence

CAFNR was well represented at the 2012 Chancellor’s Excellence Awards ceremony. Jillian Yoder and Scott Brown were honored with the Chancellor’s Award. William Folk and Sheila Grant were both presented the Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor Award at the Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievements Forum. The annual Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievements Forum showcases student research and scholarly and creative achievements…

Collaborators of the Month

  Sandy Rikoon Professor and Curators Distinguished Teaching Professor, Rural Sociology What is your expertise and what got you interested in it? My expertise covers the causes, consequences and extent of food insecurity in Missouri and U.S.  My interest was piqued by The Food Bank of Central and Northeast Missouri when they asked me to provide a regional profile of…


Bent, Lingle named Certified Research Administrators

Two CAFNR staff members have recently earned the designation of Certified Research Administrator from the Research Administrators Certification Council.

Walking Man

In MU's pedometer program, no one has gone as far as Bill Lamberson

Among the 144 University of Missouri employees participating in the MU Healthy for Life Million Step Pedometer Program that rewards people for improving their health through walking, nobody comes close to the 19 million steps recorded by Bill Lamberson, professor of Physiological Genetics in CAFNR’s Animal Science Division.

Celebration of Excellence 2011

Frederick B. Mumford Awards Please note that Mumford Award Recipients are recognized for the previous year’s achievement. For example, 2010 Recipients received the award during the 2011 Celebration of Excellence. 2010 Outstanding Faculty Award: Jerry Taylor 2010 Outstanding Staff Award: James Hundle 2010 Distinguished Service Award: Dudley Alexander Outstanding Teaching and Advising Awards 2011 Outstanding Undergraduate Adviser: Trista Strauch 2011…

Two For Four

CAFNR does well in Chancellor's outstanding staff awards

Two of four recipients of the 2011 Chancellor’s Outstanding Staff Award were CAFNR staff members. The awards recognize individual staff contributions to the University.

Celebration of Excellence 2010

Frederick B. Mumford Awards Pictured above in feature image. From left, Vice Chancellor and Dean Tom Payne. 2009 Outstanding Faculty Award: David Baker 2009 Outstanding Staff Award: Evelyn Lindell 2009 Distinguished Service Award: Caleb Davis Outstanding Teaching and Advising Awards 2010 Outstanding Undergraduate Adviser: George Jesse 2010 Outstanding Senior Teacher: Donald Spiers 2010 Outstanding Early Career Teacher: Carla Barbieri 2010 Outstanding Graduate Adviser: Matthew Lucy (not pictured) Research…

Exceeding the Goal

CAFNR surpasses fund-raising goal for the For All We Call Mizzou Campaign

CAFNR exceeded the $60 million goal by $594,981. The college raised approximately $18.1 million through alumni donations; $12 million from friends of the college; $29 million from corporations, foundations and organizations; and $1.4 million from CAFNR faculty, staff and retirees.

Celebration of Excellence 2008

Frederick B. Mumford Awards 2007 Distinguished Service Award: Lowell Miller 2007 Outstanding Staff Award: Donna Vaught 2007 Outstanding Faculty Award: Robert Sharp Outstanding Teaching and Advising Awards 2008 Outstanding Teacher: Brad Fresenburg 2008 Outstanding Undergraduate Adviser: Anthony Lupo 2008 Outstanding Graduate Adviser: Azlin Mustapha 2008 Outstanding Teacher: Patrick Market Distinguished Research Award 2008 Outstanding Researcher: Jerry Taylor J.W. Burch State…