Monthly Archives: June 2012

2012 AIAEE Annual Conference- Thailand

The 2012 Association for International Agricultural and Extension Education  (AIAEE) Annual Conference held in Nakorn Pathom Province, Thailand during May was a great success and the Texas A&M College of Agriculture and Life Sciences was well-represented by seven faculty and five graduate students from ALEC. The title of this year’s conference “East Meets West for Sustainable Development” Focus on Global Warming and Agriculture: The Role of International Agricultural Extension and Education is a theme of interest to the globe but particularly Thailand because of its recent floods, which… Read More →

Upcoming dates and deadlines- June

June 18  – Last day to Q-drop for Summer I semester July 3      – First day of Summer II classes July 4      – Holiday July 6      – Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in August July 18    – Last day to Q-drop for 10-week semester July 24    – Last day to Q-drop for Summer II semester

High-Impact Experience in Agriculture

We are now accepting applications to enroll in ALEC 380-510 (3 hours), A high-impact field experience in agriculture, history, people, global society, diversity, culture, American resilience, and youth development. Students enrolled in this semester-long course will meet 13 times during the semester (Friday 10 a.m. – 11:20 a.m.) and participate in a 10-day field experience, including Community recovery from tornado damage in Joplin, MO Missouri Amish and Mennonite communities near Columbia, MO University of Missouri Caterpillar track-type tractor factory in Peoria, IL University of Illinois The National FFA… Read More →