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Hands-on and Diverse Learning: Animal Sciences Youth Leadership Academy 2023

Since 2016, the Animal Sciences Youth Leadership Academy has introduced high school students to diverse college and career opportunities in agriculture

The Animal Sciences Youth Leadership Academy welcomed 17 high school students to campus from May 31–June 3 to learn more about animal science career opportunities. A partnership between MU Extension, CAFNR and the MU Division of Animal Sciences, the four-day academy allows students to network with industry leaders, provides hands-on lab and farm learning opportunities, and introduces students to MU…

Education Vacation

CAFNR hosted five summer academies for high school students

This summer, the University of Missouri’s College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources welcomed high school students from across the state for the college’s five summer academy programs. Each program offered a specialized interest of study and allowed students to discover the major and career options CAFNR offers. Additionally, CAFNR is able to recruit the students who attend. Programs ranged…