Student Newsletter: October 11th, 2021

Welcome to Week 8!


  1. Applications for the US Cellular Agriculture Hackathon just opened.


  1. Summer internship spots have opened up at Cargill Dairy! Applications are due by October 17th and interviews will be held on October 22nd. You can find a link to the application with more information here

  2. Dr. Kim of the College of Veterinary Medicine in the Department of Veterinary Biosciences is looking for one or two undergraduate students to work in his lab. A weekly commitment of at least 5 hours is required during the academic semesters and the srtudent must be available for at least half of the Summer. Hours can be arranged around the student's schedule. After a short training period (usually a month), the students will be financially supported (at an hourly rate, based on the College of Veterinary Medicine salary recommendation for undergraduate students).

  3. The CSU Breeding Farm Internship for January 2022 is now open for application! You can view the job posting here and view attatched for more information about the position.For more internship information at the Equine Breeding Farm, visit this website.


  4. The NBCA is looking for excellent college students (Junior level or higher) to be a Convention Intern in Houston, Texas! The deadline to apply is October 15th. The application and more information about this position can be found here

  5. Genus/ABS Global is now recruiting for a variety of exciting North American Summer 22' internship opportunities and their new Wisconsin Co-op program!
    Depending on the role, positions are open to high school junior/seniors, grads, or those pursuing a degree at an accredited technical college or university. View more info and openings here


  1. There will be an informational session for students interested in graduate school or wanting more information about graduate school on October 26th at 6:00 pm by zoom or in Plumb 220.  The information is especially appropriate for juniors and seniors. See attached for more information!

    To register for the zoom, email


  1. There is a position opening for a Reigonal Animal Science and Forages Extension Agent at Auburn University! The application deadline is December 5th. More information about the requirements and duties can be found here

  2. Buschur Dairy is hiring a full-time dairy cow feeder! Applicants woudl work 8-9 hours a day and some weekends. They would also need to be comfortable with heavy-lifting and prior dairy-knowledge is appreciated. If interested, contact
    For more information, visit their website


  1. We need volunteers to host prospective high school students and show them around campus! EOFD Hosts volunteer to have prospective high school students shadow them from approximately 9:30 a.m. until about 1 p.m. for 3 to 4 weekdays total each semester. Hosts are encouraged to take students to see various classrooms, the Oval, the Union, a residence hall, and to eat lunch at a Dining Services location (lunch is free for the host and the prospective student).

  2. At this event, students will be able to meet with professionals from different areas within Purina Animal Nutrition, making connections and gaining a deeper knowledge of the career opportunities that are available to them in industry. It will take place online on October 14th.

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