Past Events

  1. Mar 8, 2018 (All day)

    The U.S. - Egypt Science and Technology (S&T) Joint Fund was established under an agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt to strengthen scientific and technological capabilities between both countries.

  2. Mar 2, 2018 (All day)

    Spring 2018 Seminar Series Presented by the Department of Horticulture and Crop Science Abstract The origin of maize (Zea mays spp. mays) has perplexed a number of taxonomists, botanists, geneticists, archaeologists and students of evolution since the beginning of the XIX century.

  3. Mar 2, 2018, 12:00am - 1:00pm

    THE WOOSTER CAMPUS DIVERSITY COMMITTEE PRESENTS: Interdisciplinary Research as a Cross-Cultural Journey: Life as a Sociologist among Biophysical Scientists A talk in the series Cultural Connections:  “Where Culture Meets Agriculture” Speaker Dr. Douglas Jackson-Smith Professor of Water Security, School of Environment and Natural Resources, OARDC

  4. Feb 14, 2018 (All day)

    The U.S. Borlaug Fellows in Global Food Security Program will hold its seventh annual Summer Institute on Global Food Security Sunday, June 3 – Saturday, June 16, 2018 on the campus of Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN. This two-week learning program is for graduate students who are interested in developing a holistic understanding of the conceptual challenges around global food security with a focus on cross-disciplinary problem solving of real-world development challenges. Applicants must have completed at least one semester of graduate study and be enrolled in a U.S.

  5. Feb 9, 2018, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

    THE WOOSTER CAMPUS DIVERSITY COMMITTEE PRESENTS: The Effects of Internal Conflict and External Trade on Colombians and their Agriculture A talk in the series Cultural Connections:  “Where Culture Meets Agriculture” Speaker Nelly Arguello-Blanco, Ph.D Candidate Horticulture and Crop Science, OARDC

  6. Feb 9, 2018 (All day)

    The Office of International Affairs is seeking applications for its Academic Enrichment Grants, which support activities with lasting impact across the globe. The grant competition is open to faculty, graduate and undergraduates whose applications focus on research projects that address global issues, connect discipline-specific research to programs in diverse cultural settings, explores the languages, cultures, arts, social sciences and area studies and/or promotes active collaborations with institutional partners. The competition will award grants between $500 and $8,000.

  7. Jan 19, 2018, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

    THE WOOSTER CAMPUS DIVERSITY COMMITTEE PRESENTS:Food Security and Gender in Maasai Households in Tanzania A talk in the series Cultural Connections:  “Where Culture Meets Agriculture” Speaker Dr. Brooke Krause Assistant Professor, Economics & Business Economics, Global and International Studies,  The College of Wooster

  8. Jan 18, 2018, 5:00pm - 6:30pm

    Global food systems are changing in dynamic and remarkable ways. The nexus between food, water, energy and the changing climate is forcing agriculturists to re-imagine how they will provide sustenance to a hungry world. As we begin to envision new ways of accomplishing the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, a new age of agriculture is unfolding.

  9. Jan 15, 2018 (All day)

    The Slovene Research Initiative (SRI) at The Ohio State University invites proposals for the SRI Visiting Scholar Exchange Program. SRI is a collaborative program focused on faculty exchange administered by the Center for Slavic and East European Studies (CSEES) at Ohio State made possible by the generous support of the Slovene Ministry of Education and Science and the Research Center at the Slovene Academy of Sciences and Arts.

  10. Oct 18, 2017 through Oct 20, 2017 (All day)

    THE NORMAN E. BORLAUG INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM, known informally as the "Borlaug Dialogue," each year brings together over 1,200 people from more than 65 countries to address cutting-edge issues related to global food security and nutrition. The three-day conference convenes a wide array of scientific experts, policy leaders, business executives and farmers and has been called "the premier conference in the world on global agriculture." Through the Borlaug Dialogue, the World Food Prize Foundation helps build alliances in the struggle against world hunger and malnutrition.

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