Save the Date: Ag Ed Celebration of Students, May 4th

The Ag Ed Celebration of Students will be held Sunday, May 4, 2014 from 2-4 p.m. at the Cargill Building on the St. Paul Campus. This event, emceed by Ag Ed majors Cassie Olson and Eric Seifert, will be held to celebrate our students’ amazing accomplishments.  Undergraduate and graduate agricultural education students are invited, as […]

CFANS Deans’ Welcome Reception Held for Admitted CFANS Students

Four admitted Agricultural Education students attended the 13th annual CFANS Deans’ Welcome Reception Friday, March 14.  At the reception, faculty, alumni and current students were able to talk to admitted students about college life and answer any questions students had about attending the University of Minnesota. Agricultural Education faculty were at the reception where students […]

Fifteen Teacher Candidates Celebrated at Send-Off Luncheon

Fifteen Agricultural Education teacher candidate students were celebrated at a luncheon send-off Friday, February 7 in Ruttan Hall. These students began their journey as teachers Monday, February 10 and will be teaching under the supervision and direction of current agricultural science teachers in Minnesota schools.  The teacher candidates will be living and teaching in these […]

Sneak Preview Event Welcomes 18 High School Students

Agricultural Education Sneak Preview Day for high school students in grades 9-12 was held Monday, November 18, 2013. The half-day event educated students about the degree programs and job opportunities connected to the Teacher Licensure and Communication & Leadership tracks within the Ag Ed major. Eighteen students came to learn about the admissions process, scholarships, […]

Student Profiles: Justin Crowley

Justin Crowley (Howard Lake, MN) Agricultural Education – Teacher Licensure Background & Interests Justin grew up in Howard Lake, MN working for his parents at their small business where they sold custom applied fertilizers and pesticides.  During high school he was in FFA, Knowledge Bowl, and NHS.  He really enjoys hanging out with friends, jet […]