Contact Us

Moscow

College of Agricultural & Life Sciences

Agricultural Sciences Bldg.
Phone: (208) 885-6681
Fax: (208) 885-6654
ag@uidaho.edu

Mailing Address:
College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2331
Moscow, ID 83844-2331

Boise

College of 
Agricultural & Life Sciences
University of Idaho
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702
phone: (208) 334-2999
toll free: (866) 264-7384
fax: (208) 364-4035

www.uidaho.edu/boise
boise@uidaho.edu

Coeur d'Alene

College of 
Agricultural & Life Sciences
University of Idaho
1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2277
phone: (208) 667-2588
toll free: (888) 208-2268
fax: (208) 664-1272

www.uidaho.edu/cda
cdactr@uidaho.edu

 

Idaho Falls

College of 
Agricultural & Life Sciences
University of Idaho
1776 Science Center Dr., Suite 306
Idaho Falls, Idaho  83402
phone: (208) 282-7900
fax: (208) 282-7929

www.uidaho.edu/idahofalls
ui-if@if.uidaho.edu

 

Diana Graning and Audra Henderson

Become a CALS Ambassador

  • Are you a hard worker who enjoys having fun?
  • Do you want to develop exceptional leadership and communication skills?
  • Do you want to further develop skills and foster both personal and professional growth?
  • Would you like the opportunity to work directly with CALS faculty members and administrators?
  • Do you want experience planning college events?
  • Could you benefit from networking with peers and professionals in your field of study, as well as in other areas?
  • Do you want the opportunity to promote higher education and lifelong learning?
  • Do you enjoy sharing your collegiate experience with others?
  • Do you like to travel and meet new people?
If you answer “yes" to many of these questions, you are an ideal candidate to serve as an ambassador for the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.

Each spring semester, the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences recruits students to become members of the program. Interested individuals must submit a completed application and if selected will be interviewed by a selection committee. Those individuals who are chosen as exceptional candidates will be asked to join the team! 

Apply to be an Ambassador!

APPLICATION PACKET:
The competitive selection process consists of several activities: Applicants will be notified if they have been chosen for an interview by the end of Spring Break.

  • Submit complete application
  • Submit personal professional resume
  • Submit Letter of Interest
  • Provide one letter of recommendation from a UI Faculty/Staff, preferably from the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Please submit your an electronic application packet, including all required materials to Amanda Wilder, CALS Ambassador VP of Development to wild0970@vandals.uidaho.edu by 5:00 pm on Friday February 28th. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted. Please Contact Amanda with questions or comments. 

To learn more about the program, check out this article: "To be or not to be a CALS Ambassador."

The time commitment/duties required of CALS Ambassadors include:

SPRING 2014 SEMESTER:

  • Annual Mom's Gala: Friday, April 4th 2014
    • required 1 hour participation (funds go towards the 2013-14 academic year) 
  • CALS Ambassador Training Program (CAT) -  Saturday, May 3rd,2014

 

FALL SEMESTER (2 credits)

  • 6 hours high school classroom visits
  • Attend all weekly meetings
  • Attend the following events:
    • Retreat (Aug. 29-31, 2014)
    • CALS Back-to-School Picnic (September)
    • AG Days (October 2014)

 

SPRING SEMESTER (1 Credit)
  • 3 hours high school classroom visits
  • Attend all weekly meetings
  • Participate in calling admitted students for 2 hours
    • Attend the following events:
      • UI Job, Internship and Graduate School Fair (February)
      • Vandal Friday (last Friday in March)
      • One other event throughout the semester. Events TBA in January 2015.