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Honors Program Mentors Named for Bumpers College
Honors program mentors have been chosen for the 2020-21 academic year in Bumpers College. Aryn Blumenberg and Caleb Parker will serve as co-leaders of the group.
Animal Science Alumnus Leads Penn State Team to 2020 ASAS Academic Quadrathlon Championship
Ben Williamson, an alumnus of the Department of Animal Science, and his team of students from Penn State University won the 2020 National Academic Quadrathlon held July 18-23.
Animal Science Faculty Member Kelly Vierck Receives AMSA Student Teacher 'Cleaver' Award
Kelly Vierck, an assistant professor of animal science, was recently named the doctoral recipient of the 2020 American Meat Science Association Student Teacher "Cleaver" Award.
Department of Animal Science Sets New High in Number of Veterinary School Acceptances
The Department of Animal Science set a record this year for the number of students accepted into veterinary school with a total of 24 individuals who have already been granted admission.
Animal Science Graduate Student Awarded Grant to Study Bovine Respiratory Disease in Cattle
Jianmin Chai was awarded a grant to investigate the respiratory microbiome of beef cattle and the influences on bovine respiratory disease, using next-generation sequencing.
Department of Animal Science Announces 2020 Awards of Distinction
The Department of Animal Science recently announced its 2020 Awards of Distinction to three graduates and a friend of the program: Johnny Gunsaulis, Paul Beck, Sam Tabler and Buck Pendergraft.
Arkansas Doctors, Gov. Hutchinson and U of A Professors to Teach on COVID-19
An interdisciplinary Honors College forum titled Pandemic will be offered to honors students throughout Arkansas and shared online.
Students from 12 Areas in Bumpers College Named 2020-21 College Ambassadors
A select group of students has been chosen to serve as ambassadors of the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences for 2020-21.
Outstanding Student Award Winners Named from Bumpers College Departments and HESC
Bumpers College and the School of Human Environmental Sciences have named 23 students winners of outstanding student awards for 2019-20 from its eight departments and the school.
Livestock Judging Team Wins 2020 Southeastern Livestock Expo Livestock Judging Contest
Team members include Mesa Kutz, Jeffrey Marley, Jacob Marley, Alex Theodore, Carson Hopkins, Alexa Wandry, Jessika Calhoon and Dixie Miller.