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October 2012

Mark Your

Oct. 22
Blue Bell Lecture: Energy, Innovation, and Sustainability

Oct. 23
Distinguished Texan in Agriculture Award and Rosenthal Lecture

Nov. 7
Nominations for the 2012 Vice Chancellor’s Awards in Excellence Due

Nov. 22-23
TAMU Thanksgiving Holiday


Save the Date
Jan. 7-9,


Texas A&M AgriLife Conference
Keynote and
General Session
Jan. 8, 2013
College Station, TX


AgriLife.org Gets a New Look


In conjunction with the new branding for Texas A&M AgriLife, we've given AgriLife.org a whole new look! With quick access to fact sheets, brochures, recent news and other resources for each of the agencies and college, the site serves as springboard for external audiences. I encourage you to visit the site to find our latest news and feature stories, as well as familiarize yourself with the new navigation and resources.
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Mark A. Hussey
Vice Chancellor and Dean
Agriculture and Life Sciences

Making Headlines

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension

Texas A&M AgriLife Research

AmeriCorp member receives Governor’s Volunteer Award
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AgriLife Research to participate in $3.3 million wheat disease study
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College of Agriculture & Life

Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory

Groundbreaking at Texas A&M Equine Complex
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TVMDL provides diagnostic training for Borlaug Fellow from Egypt
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Texas A&M Forest Service

Recent Awards & Appointments

Texas A&M Forest Service showcases firefighting team
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Join us in congratulating our faculty, staff and alumni for awards and achievements.
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Photo of the Month

The AgriLife Advanced Leadership Program Cohort II met in College Station on September 24-27, 2012, for their first session, Setting the Course. Members participated in the TEEX Urban Search & Rescue Disaster City Challenge. The group was immersed in a series of scenarios designed to test both individuals and teams, honing their teamwork, communications and leadership skills. To learn more about the Advanced Leadership Program, visit agrilife.org/leaders.


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