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February 1, 2016

Announcements and Deadlines

Monday, February 22 is the deadline to submit abstracts for SHOWCASE for UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH and CREATIVE ACTIVITIES (SURCA). For more information, click here.




Soil Science Seminars

Johnson Hall 204, 1:10 p.m.

February 1 – Jeremy Hansen
“Soil Microbial Community Changes Associated with the Inclusion of Oilseed Crops into Cereal Grain Rotations”

Student Choice Seminar
February 8 – Dr. Sarah Davidson Evanega
“Advocacy in Science”

February 15 – no seminar, President’s Day


Crop Science Seminars
Johnson Hall 204, 2:30 p.m.

Note Date, Time, and Location of Seminar – Joint Seminar with MPS
February 3 – Dr. Eduard Akhunov
12:10 p.m., Webster 17

February 8 – (Amy) Hui-Mei Lin, Associate Professor, WSU & UI School of Food Science
“Starch, Nutrition, and Agriculture”

February 15 – no seminar, President’s Day


Office of the Provost
Bagels and Brainstorming Meetings
February 5, 8:00-9:00 a.m.
“Strategic Plan Consulting”
Presenters: Craig Parks, Jane Cote, and Jeff Joireman
To RSVP for a meeting, please send an email to Kristina Peterson-Wilson


CSS Faculty Meeting
February 11, 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Johnson Hall 104E


Agriculture, Food, and Society Discussions
“After Hours”
Cafe Moro, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
February 11 – Who influences what we eat?


CAHNRS Three Minute Thesis
March 4, Ensminger Pavilion
1:00-2:00 p.m. (Tenative) – Master’s level competition
2:30-4:00 p.m. (Tenative) – PhD level competition
Proposals must be submitted to the CAHNRS 3MT committee via Alanna Ellis by February 19


2016 CSSS-PRSSS Annual Meeting
Soil: Our Silent Ally for Food Security and Sustainable Development”
May 14-19
Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops, British Columbia
Registration is open and the abstract submission deadline is February 15th
Click here for more information




For more events, please see the Wheat and Small Grains website calendar.




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