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Fifteen Bumpers College Faculty Members Recognized With Service Awards
Faculty members in U of A's Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences were recognized with service awards at a reception on Sept. 12 at the Don Tyson Center for Agricultural Sciences.
Delgado Gained Plant Path Rice Research Experience as Bollenbacher Scholar Intern
Alejandro Rojas, assistant professor, with the help of a student intern, Laura Delgado, conducted studies this summer to see if specific bacteria can be used to fight certain plant diseases.
Want to Join a Student Club? Need a Major or Minor? Attend Bumpers Bash
Bumpers Bash is open to any student on campus interested in getting involved with a club or organization, or wanting information on majors and minors.
Entomology, Plant Pathology Now One Department in Bumpers College
Entomology students, faculty, and researchers study insects and microbes to better understand interactions between organisms and improve agricultural production systems.
Doctoral Student Fischer Earns ESA Plant-Insect Ecosystem Graduate Award
Hillary Fischer, an entomology doctoral student, has been named winner of the 2019 Plant-Insect Ecosystem Kenneth and Barbara Starks Plant Resistance to Insects Graduate Student Award.
Outstanding Academic Achievements Recognized at Bumpers College Honors and Awards Reception
Eighteen students from nine different majors and concentrations in Bumpers College were honored for outstanding academic achievement at a recent honors reception.
Bumpers Crop of Students Earn Graduate Degrees in Entomology and Plant Pathology
Thirteen students earned graduate degrees in entomology and plant pathology in 2018. The two programs are merging into one department.
2018 Outstanding Staff Team Award Winners Announced
Cindy Morley, Heather Jorgensen, Chad Mills, Doris Smith and Kim Keeney helped guide the merger of the departments of entomology and plant pathology into a stronger single department.
Fischer in Entomology, Ortega in Plant Pathology Named Plant Biologist Scholars
Hillary Fischer and Laura Ortega, graduate students in Bumpers College, have been named Conviron Scholars by the American Society of Plant Biologists.
Doctoral Student Zawislak Honored by Eastern Apicultural Society for Beekeeping Efforts
Jon Zawislak, an extension entomologist and apiary expert who is working on a doctoral degree, was recently Roger A. Morse Award for his leadership.