Enjoy extensive informal interactions with professors whose doors are wide open well beyond office hours and who are engaged in vital research such as:
Join the Plant and Soil Science Club, which produces plants for sale. Roll up your sleeves with the Soil Stewards, who operate a community supported agriculture subscription program and offer opportunities to learn sustainable/organic production and marketing methods. Or, gain leadership, organizational and communications skills with the Graduate and Professional Student Association.
Your thesis or dissertation research will provide your richest opportunities for hands-on learning – from designing your own experiment to conducting trials, analyzing data and reporting results. You’ll be guided by a faculty member who will mentor your progress every step of the way. Recent graduate students have:
Join our faculty in making notable contributions to the field of plant science. In the past few years alone, we have: