Bryon Wiegand, associate professor of animal science, had his class interrupted for a surprise presentation of a CAFNR Golden Apple Award. The award recognizes faculty in the College who excel and go "above and beyond" in teaching and/or advising.
Bryon Wiegand earns the CAFNR Golden Apple Teaching Award
Kenny is currently serving as an intern for University of Missouri Extension's Community Economic and Entrepreneurial Development (ExCEED) program specifically assigned the task of program evaluation. From 2005 through 2009 the ExCEED program partnered with 5 rural "communities" (ranged from a single community to multi-county regions) to identify and implement strategies focused on place-based assets and strategies for economic development.
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 [...]
Please join us in honoring retiring Teaching Professor Virginia Peterson and retiring Executive Assistant Donna Vaught by contributing to retirement gifts for them: scholarship funds in their names.
Thelen Honored by Two Faculty Awards
Jay Thelen, associate professor of Biochemistry at the University of Missouri, recently was presented two important awards recognizing promising researchers.
Study abroad students grab shovels to help after New Zealand disaster
Roy Robinson, CAFNR study abroad director, is always proud of how flexible his students are when studying in foreign countries.
He’s particularly proud of his students who, not 24 hours on the ground in New Zealand, grabbed shovels to help in the aftermath of a major earthquake.