AHGSA

AHGSA
Graduate Student Association

Welcome to the home of the Agronomy and Horticulture Graduate Student Association in the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. This webpage has information showing and explaining what we are all about.

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About Us

Purpose

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.

Current Officers

  • President – Sunil Kumar
  • Vice President  Leonardo Bastos
  • Treasurer  Mon-Ray Shao
  • Secretary  Parminder Chahal

Committee Representatives

  • Safety  Sam McConaughy
  • Seminar  Jorge Venegas
  • Scholarship  Morgan McPherson
  • Recruitment and Retentio Srikanth Kota
  • Graduate  Jyothi Kumar
  • Agronomy Farms and Greenhouse  Amanda Sanford
  • Activities and Entertainment  Margarita Marroquin-Guzman
  • ASUN/GSA  Evan LaBrant

Calendar of Events

Event Photos

Women in Science Workshop — August 5

Department Events

Fall Picnic
Each fall, the AHGSA holds a cookout for the students, faculty and staff.

Spring Appreciation Awards Banquet
Each spring the AHGSA holds a banquet to honor the achievements of students, faculty and staff in the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture. This year the AHGSA raised more than $300 to be used toward traveling scholarships.

Wine Tasting with Hors d' oeuvres
For the last two years the AHGSA helped coordinate and host a department wine tasting with hors d'oeuvres.

Poster Competition
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. 

Contact Us

You may contact the AHGSA via nebraska.ahgsa@gmail.com or send mail to:

AHGSA
279 Plant Sciences Hall
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68583

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