Be a part of the CANR Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee

CANR is committed to promoting an inclusive and supportive environment where students, faculty, staff and stakeholders feel respected and free from discrimination. Dean Rieger is assembling a CANR Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee to implement and assess programs and to develop a Diversity Action Plan for the college. Undergraduate students interested in serving on the committee should contact Lauren Bradford (bradford@udel.edu) or Christy Mannering (cmanneri@udel.edu).

Virtual Career Panel with the Center for Growing Talent

As your spring semester winds down, or even if it has ended already, please join us for a Virtual Career Panel, where produce industry leaders will provide career search advice for this unusual “COVID -19 job market”. ALL graduates can benefit from this panel and the tips they will provide.

Date: Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Time: 12:30 p.m. Pacific Time/3:30 p.m. Eastern Time

Panelists for this webinar will include:
*Satri Alpine, Director of Talent and Culture, The Oppenheimer Group
*Javier Quintero, Early Career Programs Manager, Driscoll’s
*Howard Nager, VP of Business Development/Marketing, Progressive Produce
Other panelists will be announced shortly.

You must register in advance for this panel session:
https://pma.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_sGhVBc9uTqyP5myZAhPVAA

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Career Panel.

TA Applications for ANFS 111 Open Now

It’s now time to open up the applications for becoming a teaching assistant for ANFS 111. This course is a hands-on laboratory that runs once a week on Wednesdays from 1:25-3:25. We ask that you ensure your schedule is open and that you are available from 1pm – 3:45pm before applying for this position, as there is set-up and clean-up times that we need to take into account.

The application form will close Friday, May 16th, and we will reach out to all applicants shortly thereafter.
https://forms.gle/UZYq2DmyPGWKviUy7
If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Hougentogler at Nemeclm@udel.edu.

Culver Family Farms Positions Available

We’re Hiring!

Culver Family Farms is looking for people who want a hands on experience in the agricultural industry. Our Farm has 130 acres of Sweet Corn, Kale and grains, and an 8,000 square foot greenhouse where we grow a variety of greens and herbs. We are looking for both full time and part time employees. The right applicant will get to experience a variety of different jobs including field harvest, tractor and equipment operation, packing room work, and greenhouse activities.

Applicants must be able to lift 50lbs, work both individually or in a group, and be able to complete tasks in a timely fashion.

If interested please contact Nick Culver at nick@culverfamilyfarms.com or (856)624-3468

New Equine Course for Fall 2020

New Course for Fall 2020
ANFS 267: Introduction to Equine Therapeutics, 3 credits
Class meets Mondays: 6:30 – 7:45 PM,
Discussion: Tuesdays OR Thursdays: 9:30 – 10:45 AM

This course will introduce students to the application of equine assisted therapeutics for a wide range of physical, emotional, and developmental disabilities. Students will have opportunities for hands-on experience evaluating equine partners, understanding therapeutic biomechanics, adaptive equipment, and the roles of therapeutic riding instructors and volunteers. ANFS 267 is the entry level course at UD for PATH Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor (CTRI) credential.