Weibring Golf Club at Illinois State University has received certification in Environmental Planning from the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses (ACSP). The plan was developed by a team including Wyatt Byrd, a graduate assistant, David Kopsell, Department of Agriculture, and Missy Nergard, interim director of Sustainability. - See more at: http://mediarelations.illinoisstate.edu/report/1314/feb25/golf.asp#sthash.ZO8lkcBG.dpuf
Congratulations to Cole Ohnesorge, Katrina Schreiner, Andrew Katcher, Steven Beisswenger, Garrett Timmons, Samuel Lowers, Jared Ferguson, 2014 Grain and Feed Association of Illinois Scholarship Winners!
Congratulations to Corey Lacey. Soil and Water Management and Conservation Division of the Soil Science Society of America announced that Corey's poster “In field measurements of nitrogen mineralization following the termination of cover crops” was selected 1st Place in the Graduate Student Poster Competition held in Tampa, FL. Dr. Shalamar Armstrong his thesis advisor.
Study abroad in France - May 27 - June 26, 2014. Application deadline is March 1, 2014. Details at http://agriculture.illinoisstate.edu/opportunities/study_abroad/