AHGSAAgronomy & Horticulture Graduate Student Association
Welcome to the home of the Agronomy & Horticulture Graduate Student Association in the Department of Agronomy & Horticulture at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. This site has information showing and explaining what we are all about.
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The Agronomy and Horticulture Graduate Student Association will serve as the representative body for graduate students in the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. We work to promote interaction and a closer relationship among graduate students. The AHGSA will serve as a channel of communication between graduate students and faculty and staff. We will also investigate problems and issues unique to graduate students and propose solutions to them.
President – Sam McConaughy
Vice President – Leah Ruff
Treasurer – Sarah Schlund
Secretary – Grace Troupe
Safety – Madhav Bhatta
Seminar – Rodrigo Werle
Scholarship – Javier Crespo
Recruitment and Retention – Debalin Sarangi
Graduate – Sunil Kumar
Agronomy Farms and Greenhouse – Jon Luetchens
Activities and Entertainment – Parminder Chahal
ASUN/GSA – Sam Bledsoe
Trip to Omaha Zoo
Graduate Student Olympics/pool trip
Bonfire/tailgating (three home games Sept. 6, 20, & 27)
Party (maybe Thanksgiving themed)
Cookie decorating & holiday party
Ski trip/outdoor activities in Colorado
Bowling or ice skating
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day
Wine event at a vineyard
Ice cream social
Each fall, the AHGSA holds a cookout for the students, faculty and staff.
Spring Appreciation Banquet
Each spring the AHGSA holds a banquet to honor the achievements of students, faculty and staff in the Department of Agronomy & Horticulture. This year the AHGSA raised more than $300 to be used toward
Wine Tasting with Hors d' oeuvres
This last year the AHGSA helped coordinate and host a department wine tasting with hors d'oeuvres in the scenic Keim Courtyard.
This annual event is put on with the help of the Agronomy and Horticulture Graduate Committee. Winners are awarded prizes and everyone has an opportunity to show off their research and project efforts.
You may contact the AHGSA via firstname.lastname@example.org or send mail to:
279 Plant Sciences Hall
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68583