Welcome to the College of Agriculture, Environmental and Human Sciences!
You are about to embark on fascinating areas of study that use science to address some of the world's most critical issues such as human and animal health, world hunger and climate change. The faculty and staff of the college are devoted to supporting the growth and development of the renowned scientists and entrepreneurs of tomorrow.
I encourage you to form and maintain meaningful relationships with your instructors, advisors and other support staff on campus. The staff and faculty have made a commitment to use their time, talents and intellectual resources to mentor you to success.
Secondly, I encourage you to create opportunities to apply what you are learning. Under the auspices of the College is Cooperative Extension and Research, three farms, three urban impact centers, three rural outreach centers, a center on health and aging, collaborations with hospitals, demonstration sites around the State of Missouri and a host of researchers working on research both nationally and internationally. Consider investing some time in practical experiences because they will augment your college career and increase your marketability upon graduation.
We are looking forward to our work together and your graduation!