College Welcomes Visitors to First Annual Fall Fest| Agricultural Sciences

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College Welcomes Visitors to First Annual Fall Festival

October 09, 2013


The College of Agricultural Sciences is set to host its First Annual Fall Festival on Friday, October 18, 2013.  The big tent is going up on the front lawn at the Agriculture Building, and the day is packed with fun, food and educational opportunities.   We are very excited to share this day with you!

The College plans to showcase its educational programs throughout the day.  Visitors will learn about programs in:

There will be hands-on activities, demonstrations, tours and seminars throughout the day … all designed to highlight the vast opportunities in the agricultural industry.   Faculty and students will be discussing research projects, and alumni will share a panel discussion on career opportunities the today’s global economy. 

The itinerary for the day includes:

09:30AM  Registration

10:00AM  Welcome

10:30AM  Demonstrations, Hands-on Activities and Seminar Series

12:00PM  Luncheon and Club Fair

01:00PM  Open House, Tours of Centers, Labs and Offices

Please let us know if you will be able to join us by sending an RSVP to  Please include your contact information, the number of attendees and approximate arrival and departure times.  We will limit capacity to the first 250 attendees.  So, please RSVP soon!

If you have questions, please contact Michelle Sullivan via email at