A record number of students attended the 2017 Horticulture GRS student banquet on April 19th at the Alumni Center. What a great event!
Dr. Kathleen Delate and Dr. Ajay Nair led an ‘immersion tour” on vegetable production at the Horticulture Farm as part of the World Food Prize Youth Institute.
Name: Thurston Brewer Title and Company: Assistant Director, Athletic Turf & Grounds Management – University of Memphis Athletics Hometown: Des Moines, Iowa Major and Graduation Date: B.S. – Horticulture with an Emphasis in Turfgrass Management. December 2004 Major Job/Position Responsibilities: We are responsible for the upkeep of our Athletic complex which sits almost 75 acres. …
Congratulations to Dr. Dorothy Masinde for being named the 2017 recipient of the ISU Award for Early Achievement in Teaching Award.
Congratulations to Dr. Ajay Nair on his promotion from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor with Tenure.
Congratulations to Lisa Orgler on her promotion from Lecturer to Senior Lecturer.
The Association of Education and Research Greenhouse Curators (AERGC) Annual Meeting will be held July 10-13, 2017 at Iowa State University. Register NOW Details and Registration Information
The registration deadline for the Department of Horticulture Alumni Reunion is April 15, 2017. Please register today. Horticulture Alumni Reunion Saturday, June 3, 2017 ISU Alumni Center Ballroom 5:00 Social; 6:00 Dinner We are looking forward to catching up with you! Register
Iowa lawmakers learn about the work of 25 ISU undergraduate researchers during the annual “Research in the Capitol” event held March 28 in the Rotunda of the State Capitol. Pictured below is Rebecca Johnson, a double-major in Horticulture and Agronomy and an employee in Dr. Kathleen Delate’s lab.
Dr. Chris Currey has been selected to join GPN (Greenhouse Product News) magazine’s Class of 2017 “40 Under 40 program” where they recognize 40 individuals who are setting the pace for the future of the horticulture industry. The honorees will be featured in the May 2017 issue of GPN, online at www.gpnmag.com and on Hort…