As a way to learn more about the 23 majors in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences at the University of Florida, we’ve been asking 23 questions. Shelby Kucharski, an undergraduate student in plant science, ... READ MORE
Kate Fletcher is a senior lecturer and academic adviser for the UF/IFAS Family, Youth and Community Sciences Department (FYCS) as well as, the faculty adviser to the FYCS Club. Fletcher is known among all her students as passionate and caring, ... READ MORE
Kendra Levine, an alumna from the UF/IFAS College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS), leads climate action strategy development for the McDonald’s Corporation. In her role as sustainability manager, Levine works with the company’s ... READ MORE
As part of Hispanic Heritage Month recognized during September 15 through October 15, CALS is showcasing its students, faculty, and alumni who research topics of importance to Latin America.
The UF/IFAS wildlife ecology and conservation ... READ MORE
Scientists from the UF/IFAS Florida Medical Entomology Lab (FMEL) and Indian River Research and Education Center (IRREC) invited children ages six through 12 to join them for a morning of collecting, observing, discussing and releasing insects ... READ MORE
Students in the UF/IFAS College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) gain hands-on experiences through unique internships all over the world. This summer, we asked several students about their internship or job in their field of study. This ... READ MORE
By Andrew Horvath, agricultural education and communication master's student
Pursuing a doctorate from the No.1 entomology and nematology program is not an easy task, but Vanessa Simoes Dias has whole-heartedly taken on the challenge.
As ... READ MORE
Senior Taylor Chaisson found herself in the agricultural operations management (AOM) major in the University of Florida's College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) after taking courses as part of the Challenge 2050 program.
"I ... READ MORE
By Andrew Horvath, Agricultural Education and Communication master’s student
For Ellen Rankins, a love and appreciation for the agricultural industry started at a very young age. Growing up on a diversified farm in Alabama and being a member ... READ MORE
By Andrew Horvath, Agricultural Education and Communication master's student
Growing up in a farming family, Micah Gallagher knew her passion for the agricultural industry would eventually lead her into a career in agriculture.
Upon being ... READ MORE