CALS Business Operations – October Newsletter
Please take a moment to read the CALS Business Operations October newsletter for important updates, deadlines, reminders, helpful resources, and more.
Little Known Big History LGBTQIA+ Facts: Week One
October is LGBTQIA+ History month and the CALS Office of Diversity and Inclusion, CALS Human Resources and Academic Programs teamed up to gather facts about LGBTQIA+ history and provide resources to learn more.
Dairy Bar Welcomes Volunteers for the State Fair 2021!
Scooping Howling Cow ice cream to state fair attendees is the major fundraising event for the Food Science Club. The state fair this year runs from Oct. 14 through Oct. 24, and we're still seeking volunteers. Would you like to volunteer with us?
2021 Opening Doors Diversity and Inclusion Competency Retreat
Opening Doors is a three-day retreat that provides a framework for increasing diversity awareness that enhances a person’s ability to create an inclusive organization. The overall goal of Opening Doors is to facilitate both personal growth and systemic organizational change.
Wolfpack Wellness: Maternal and Child Nutrition
During the Wolfpack Wellness session on Friday, Oct. 15, April Fogleman from the Department of Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences will be discussing supporting breastfeeding with research, teaching and extension.
Job Posting: Environmental Horticulture Program Assistant Manager with the IR-4 Project
The IR-4 Project is hiring an assistant manager to work with the Environmental Horticulture (EHC) Program.
IPM Grants Call for Proposals
Southern Integrated Pest Management Grants regionally address Global Food Security challenges including invasive species, endangered species, pest resistance, and impacts resulting from regulatory actions.
Hemp in the South – Webinar
Join this webinar on common hemp pests, barriers to southern hemp production, stakeholder needs and planting information for our specific climate.
World Mental Health Day – October 10
World Mental Health Day is an opportunity to raise awareness of mental health issues and to mobilize efforts to support mental health worldwide. It is vital that we pause to assess our own mental health and to help those around us who may need support.
Apply for the 2022 Kriz Faculty Study Leave Endowment
The Kriz Faculty Study Leave Endowment was established to encourage CALS faculty to take off-campus scholarly assignments. Apply by November 19, for an award of $5,000 to support an approved out-of-state study leave.