AEAB Releases Spring Newsletter, 'The Economic Elevator: FFAbulous Fellowship'

The U of A Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness has released the newest issue of The Economic Elevator, our departmental newsletter which highlights the accomplishments of our talented students, faculty, and staff.

Below is a sampling of what you'll find in this issue:

FFA Tailgate: A Cold Day Of Fun, Food, Football & Fellowship With Potential Students

"Have you ever been to a tailgate full of high school FFA students? You can imagine the atmosphere: music blaring, food and games everywhere, giant blow-up Hogs and students of all ages." Kenley Bramall, an agricultural business and agricultural communications student (who is Bumpers College's lead ambassador this year), reflects on his experience at the Arkansas FFA tailgate.

Historic National Direct Marketing Agricultural Summit Co-Chaired by Ron Rainey

The University of Arkansas provided leadership to host the National Direct Agricultural Marketing Summit, which represented the first national conference focused on providing technical assistance to direct marketing practitioners and stakeholders.

To read more, please click this link here.

The Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness is part of the Dale Bumpers College Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences at the University of Arkansas.

Contacts

Ryan P. Ruiz, communications manager
Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
479-575-7374, ryanruiz@uark.edu

Headlines

Spring Break 2019 Is Here

Chancellor Joe Steinmetz and Big Red wish the U of A community a relaxing and safe Spring Break this week.

Arkansas Alpha Chapter of Tau Beta Pi Receive Three National Awards

The Arkansas Alpha chapter of Tau Beta Pi received the Chapter Excellence Award, the Chapter Project Award, and Honorable Mention for the R.H. Nagel Most Improved Chapter Award.

Teacher Education Career Fair

The Teacher Education Career Fair is for all students seeking employment opportunities within the education industry. It will be from 3:30-5:30 p.m. April 2 at the Arkansas Union Verizon Ballroom.

Surface Pro Bundle Sale at U of A Computer Store

The University of Arkansas Computer Store, located at 616 N. Garland Ave., is offering a limited time deal on the Microsoft Surface Pro. Buy in-store and save money with the educational bundle.

Yvette Murphy-Erby, Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion, Invites You to Human Library

The UARK Human Library will utilize interactive storytelling as a platform to learn about the experiences and perspectives of individuals with compelling personal narratives. Sign up now.

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