Crop farmers are always looking for innovative ways to improve production and environmental performance. Department of Agronomy Associate Professor, Dr. Read more about Angelos Birmpakos, Visiting Student Intern
Dr. Hui Yuan, a visiting scholar from Northeast Agricultural University (NEAU) in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province, People's Republic of China arrived at Iowa State University on October 24, 2018. Dr. Yuan is being hosted by the Global Programs Department in the College of Agriculture and Life and being mentored by Dr. Read more about Dr. Hui Yuan, Visiting Scholar from Northeast Agricultural University
Advance notice of anticipated FY19 funded opportunities from the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service for institutions to host Borlaug and Cochran fellows has been released. More Read more about FY2019 Borlaug and Cochran Fellowship Opportunities
Signing up for international insurance for university-related travel is easier under a new system that will eventually offer automatic security alerts and other features. Read more about Travel insurance for international trips gets simpler
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences "STORIES" Spring 2018 Edition features CALS Study Abroad Program Directors. Read the latest edition: "STORIES" Spring 2018 Read more about "STORIES" Features CALS Study Abroad Program Directors
The Borlaug Fellowship Program promotes food security and economic growth by providing training and collaborative research opportunities to fellows from developing and middle-income countries. Borlaug fellows are generally scientists, researchers, or policymakers who are in the early or middle stages of their careers. Each fellow works one-on-one with a mentor for 8-12 weeks. The U.S. mentor will later visit the fellow’s home institution to continue collaboration. Read more about Borlaug Fellow Mentor Opportunities
The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences’ Global Programs along with Gail Nonnecke are hosting Professor Donald Kugonza from Makerere University in Uganda. Read more about Makerere University Professor visits Iowa State University
The latest version of the Trip Lingo mobile app now includes an image translation tool as well as support for 75 new countries. You can find more details on the update below.
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Before Bernard Darfour came to Iowa State University (ISU) for his PhD in Industrial and Agricultural Technology, he was working toward a Master’s degree in Radiation Processing at the University of Ghana and researching gamma rays. Gamma rays are produced by the most energy-intensive phenomena in our universe like supernova explosions and black holes. Gamma rays are Read more about Bernard Dafour . . .Increasing Food Security in Ghana Through Improving Post-Harvest Storage
ISU Council on International Programs is issuing a Call for Proposals for grants that focus on student global experience of up to $6000 each to be spent by June 30, 2017. It is anticipated that CIP will fund 10-12 grants this year with proposals due to CIP by April 22, 2016 Read more about 2017 Call for Proposals-Council on International Programs
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
U.S. Borlaug Fellows in Global Food Security Program
U.S. Borlaug Graduate Research Grant
Application Deadline: Monday, April 11, 2016 Read more about Call for Applications - U.S. Borlaug Fellows Program