Managing Global Resources for a Secure Future

2017 Annual Meeting | Oct. 22-25 | Tampa, FL

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Division: Committee Meetings (Society and Other)

Title: ACS 528 Diversity Committee Business Meeting

Organizers: Terrence G. Gardner , Candiss Williams , Dedrick Davis and Susan M. Chapman
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Format: Society Committee Meetings

Session Description: The Diversity Committee Business Meeting sponsored by the Diversity in Agronomy, Crops, Soils and Environmental Sciences Committee (ACS 528), endeavors to meet committee's objective of improving participation by students and professionals from under-represented groups in the agricultural and environmental sciences. With the full support of the ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, the Diversity Committee plans to host this years' business meeting on Monday, October 23, 2017 (2 pm to 4 pm). During this meeting the recruitment of volunteers for program activities and strategic planning for future student poster competitions and Gateway Scholars’ Program events will ensue.