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Imagine being a college sophomore and performing a necropsy on a cat for course credit. Institute of Applied Agriculture student Victoria Bryant did just that, during her summer internship at...
Taking care of 30 dogs every day is no easy task, but Institute of Applied Agriculture student Maggie Popp accepted the challenge for her summer internship. A second-year in the Agricultural Business...
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Did You Know? The Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA) offers rolling admissions. That means no deadline to apply ! The IAA is a 60-credit, two-year academic certificate program in the College of...
Jade Loewenstein at MedImmune
Think of all the medicines you take each day. Every pill, syrup, treatment, and medical advancement went through a research facility where it was created, tested, and eventually approved through the...
Joi Drake interned at Real Food Farm in Baltimore, Md.
Joyce Drake, a passionate Sustainable Agriculture student at the Institute of Applied Agriculture, spent her summer guarding compost piles from pests and navigating the streets of Baltimore City in a...
Collegiate Farm Bureau at the University of Maryland
On November 8, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. , the Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA) will host a kickoff meeting for the Collegiate Farm Bureau Chapter at the University of Maryland. IAA Lecturer Larisa...
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Imagine a typical day at work during a thunderstorm. Most people may hardly notice the rain and occasional claps of thunder from the comfort of their workspaces. Through office windows, they may...
Evan Richter of Annapolis got his first outdoor job in high school caring for the grounds at Kinder Park and Farm in Millersville, MD. As he mowed and lined sports fields, he realized his...
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The University of Maryland expanded its undergraduate Certificate of Applied Agriculture program by introducing a new concentration in Agricultural Leadership and Communication ...
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Brandon McIntyre, a second-year Sustainable Agriculture student at the University of Maryland’s Institute of Applied Agriculture, interned at the University’s Arboretum Outreach Center last summer. "...
Being only 21 years old and a supervisor on a large-scale farm is a lot of pressure, but Cory Schuch, a second-year Institute of Applied Agriculture student, wasn’t fazed by the pressure. He welcomed...
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The University of Maryland expanded its undergraduate Certificate of Applied Agriculture program by introducing a new concentration in Agricultural Leadership and Communication...
With soft pink flowing tresses and a smile that lights up the room, Amy Winkler, a Sustainable Agriculture student with an interest in Ornamental Horticulture, completed her internship at the Red...
The Dog Days of Summer It’s mid-afternoon on a summer day in Aberdeen, Maryland, and the temperature has climbed to the mid-90s. Sweat drips off your face as you stand in the parking lot of Ripken...
A nature community? What is it and how do you build one? During her internship with the Maryland Biodiversity Project, University of Maryland student Barbara Sikorski was very active in cataloging...
Colby Dean’s Internship with High Point Hanoverians Training, grooming, showing horses, and traveling to California were only a small portion of Colby Dean’s intern duties at High Point Hanoverians...
Career Direction Blooms at Terp Farm Internship Who spent their summer growing produce for thousands of college students? Lillian Kahl, that’s who. Kahl studies sustainable agriculture at the...
IAA Golf Course Management alum Matt Jolly stopped by for a visit to Jull Hall recently, after returning to Maryland following an internship with the Tiger Woods Foundation. After graduating from the...
Connecting military veterans with agriculture is a cause that is close to Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA) alum Robert “Bob” Borkowski’s heart. As a military veteran and retired University of...
For 10 days leading up to Labor Day, labor was on the minds of many Maryland State fairgoers who crowded into the birthing center for an up-close look at the miracle of life. Institute of Applied...

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