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The China Post
Food giant General Mills, SDSU partner for oats researchdiversifying growers' crop revenue and providing soil health benefits, said Dan
Food giant General Mills, SDSU partner for oats research
The China Post / Posted 5 hours ago
diversifying growers' crop revenue and providing soil health benefits, said Daniel Scholl, interim dean of SDSU's College of Agriculture and Biological Sciences. For years, SDSU has been developing new varieties of oats that thrive in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
2 9-year-old boys drown in Iloilo creekILOILO CITY–Two minors drowned in a creek inside West Visayas State University-
2 9-year-old boys drown in Iloilo creek
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
ILOILO CITY–Two minors drowned in a creek inside West Visayas State University-College of Agriculture and Forestry (WVSU-CAF) in Lambunao town, Iloilo past 2:30 p.m. on Friday. Insp. Felix Alliansa, Lambunao police chief, identified the fatalities... Read more
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PhysOrg
Chemical exacerbates common bacterial infection, study saysalso have to look at the interaction of the natural bacteria in the lung." Sci
Chemical exacerbates common bacterial infection, study says
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
also have to look at the interaction of the natural bacteria in the lung." Scientists from Weill Cornell Medicine and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences infected a group of mice with P. aeruginosa and another with P. aeruginosa combined... Read more
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Pilipino Star
UP awards best alumni for 2016entrepreneur, business leader, and public servant. Gonzalez earned her bachelo
UP awards best alumni for 2016
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
entrepreneur, business leader, and public servant. Gonzalez earned her bachelor of science degree from the UP College of Agriculture in 1944. She is a holder of the certificate in government management from the UP College of Public... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Boost for business of farmingNelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU), Walter Sisulu University (WSU),
Boost for business of farming
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU), Walter Sisulu University (WSU), King Hintsa Training College and Fort Cox College of Agriculture. Yesterday a ceremonial launch was held in Butterworth, where the joint venture was sealed with a... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Audit highly critical of University of Missouri collegeCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – An internal audit is highly critical of a University of Mi
Audit highly critical of University of Missouri college
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – An internal audit is highly critical of a University of Missouri’s College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources after a former employee admitted to stealing more than $716,000 over nine years. The Columbia... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Audit highly critical of MUCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) -- An internal audit is highly critical of a University of M
Audit highly critical of MU
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) -- An internal audit is highly critical of a University of Missouri's College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources after a former employee admitted to stealing more than $716,000 over nine years. The Columbia Missourian... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Audit highly critical of University of Missouri collegeCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — An internal audit is highly critical of a University of Mi
Audit highly critical of University of Missouri college
KOMU Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — An internal audit is highly critical of a University of Missouri's College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources after a former employee admitted to stealing more than $716,000 over nine years. The Columbia Missourian... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
No storm too strong to devastate a loving fatherwith their grandmother. During that time, his eldest son, Pepito, Jr., was alr
No storm too strong to devastate a loving father
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
with their grandmother. During that time, his eldest son, Pepito, Jr., was already a college freshman at Bicol University College of Agriculture and Forestry (BUCAF) located only a few kilometers away from Maipon. Little did he know that his son... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
University of Liberia Students Learning in Dilapidated Classrooms At FendallSometimes we get to Red-Light and there is no car so we get late for classes ma
University of Liberia Students Learning in Dilapidated Classrooms At Fendall
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Sometimes we get to Red-Light and there is no car so we get late for classes many days," James Randall of TJR Faulkner College of Agriculture at Fendall explained. Students are also unable to get on campus due to limited buses, thus coercing... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Trying to stop spread of non-native speciesway to Tahoe’s waters. Why care if these fish are happily integrating into the
Trying to stop spread of non-native species
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 9 days ago
way to Tahoe’s waters. Why care if these fish are happily integrating into the pristine lake? According to the UNR’s College of Agriculture, they are breeding close to the shoreline in areas where native hatchlings live and grow. And because... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Bheki Cele Attends Southern African Regional Meeting, 20 to 24 JunDiscussions on growing sustainable forests continue in the Eastern Cape The Fo
Deputy Minister Bheki Cele Attends Southern African Regional Meeting, 20 to 24 Jun
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Discussions on growing sustainable forests continue in the Eastern Cape The Fort Cox College of Agriculture and Forestry invites members of the media to the annual Southern African Regional Meeting (SARM). The college is an affiliated member of the... Read more
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The Advocate
Ascension students named to LSU dean’s listthe LSU spring 2016 dean’s list. Undergraduates had to earn a GPA of 3.5 to 3.
Ascension students named to LSU dean’s list
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
the LSU spring 2016 dean’s list. Undergraduates had to earn a GPA of 3.5 to 3.9 in at least 15 credit hours to be listed. COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE: Sara Lynn Stein, Gonzales; Parth A. Dave, Michelle Marie Falgoust and Abigail Jean-Marie Gaudin, all... Read more
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Rappler
Envoy warns Filipinos vs bogus agri jobs in New ZealandWARNING. New Zealand Ambassador David Strachan apprises students of the Misamis
Envoy warns Filipinos vs bogus agri jobs in New Zealand
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
WARNING. New Zealand Ambassador David Strachan apprises students of the Misamis Oriental State College of Agriculture and Technology on his government's probe into a scam preying on foreign agricultural workers. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/ Rappler CAGAYAN... Read more
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The Indian Express
No sign of Indian workers in Iraq: Kurdish officialsparticulars. Hired to work, along with large numbers of Bangladeshi labourers,
No sign of Indian workers in Iraq: Kurdish officials
The Indian Express / Posted 11 days ago
particulars. Hired to work, along with large numbers of Bangladeshi labourers, on a construction project behind the College of Agriculture and Forestry in the University of Mosul, the men worked for Baghdad-based construction firm Tariq Noor... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Technical University Enhance Chances of Lifting Colleges League TitleNjoroge's 55th minute penalty was enough to steer Nairobi Institute of Business
Technical University Enhance Chances of Lifting Colleges League Title
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Njoroge's 55th minute penalty was enough to steer Nairobi Institute of Business Studies past TUK. University of Nairobi College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences thrashed Usiu 3-0 courtesy of goals from Jonathan Lucho who netted a brace and... Read more
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The Advocate
Ascension students named to LSU honor rollbe enrolled in at least 15 credit hours with GPAs of 4.0 or higher during the s
Ascension students named to LSU honor roll
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
be enrolled in at least 15 credit hours with GPAs of 4.0 or higher during the semester to make the president’s honor roll. COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE: Hanna Marie Dudley, Prairieville COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING: Rebecca Lynn Austin and Nicholas Preston... Read more
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MedCity News
Philips sets up global health innovation center at Texas A&Mbiosurveillance, the company said. About 70 percent of all “emerging” diseases
Philips sets up global health innovation center at Texas A&M
MedCity News / Posted 15 days ago
biosurveillance, the company said. About 70 percent of all “emerging” diseases are transmitted from animals to humans, according to Dr. Mark Hussey, dean of the Texas A&M College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Photo: by Wesley Hitt/Getty... Read more
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The Advocate
Golden Deeds recipient Louis Curet dies; distinguished attorney supported LSU and numerous charitiescommunity leader,” Vannoy said. Curet had also recently founded the A.B. Curet
Golden Deeds recipient Louis Curet dies; distinguished attorney supported LSU and numerous charities
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
community leader,” Vannoy said. Curet had also recently founded the A.B. Curet Scholarship for Agriculture in the LSU College of Agriculture in honor of his father, the late A.B. Curet, who had been the LSU AgCenter’s county agent in Pointe... Read more
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The Advocate
Golden Deeds recipient Louis Curet dies; distinguished attorney supported LSU and numerous charitiesStudies at LSU, James said. Her father had also recently founded the A.B. Cure
Golden Deeds recipient Louis Curet dies; distinguished attorney supported LSU and numerous charities
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
Studies at LSU, James said. Her father had also recently founded the A.B. Curet Scholarship for Agriculture in the LSU College of Agriculture in honor of his father, the late A.B. Curet, who had been the LSU AgCenter’s county agent in Pointe... Read more
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The Advocate
East, West Feliciana students named to LSU honor rollsKathleen Pierce, Clinton; Holly Kimberley Midkiff, Jackson; and Heather M. Soul
East, West Feliciana students named to LSU honor rolls
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
Kathleen Pierce, Clinton; Holly Kimberley Midkiff, Jackson; and Heather M. Soulier, SlaughterWest Feliciana Parish COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE: Averi Anna Young, St. Francisville COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING: Aaron Richard Holub and Austin Nicholas... Read more
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PhysOrg
An eco-friendly approach to reducing toxic arsenic in ricehealth. The team is led by Angelia Seyfferth, assistant professor in the Depar
An eco-friendly approach to reducing toxic arsenic in rice
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
health. The team is led by Angelia Seyfferth, assistant professor in the Department of Plant and Soil Sciences in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, who worked with a group of research technicians and undergraduate researchers... Read more
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PhysOrg
No long-term 'star effect' for baseball teams on Twitterin the Journal of Sport Management. Brian Soebbing, an assistant professor at T
No long-term 'star effect' for baseball teams on Twitter
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
in the Journal of Sport Management. Brian Soebbing, an assistant professor at Temple University, was a coauthor of the study. The MU Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism is housed in the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural R... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Help offered to farmers in droughtto 200 commercial and small farmers within the Mangaung Metro. The handover of
Help offered to farmers in drought
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
to 200 commercial and small farmers within the Mangaung Metro. The handover of the supplements took place at the Glen College of Agriculture on 26 May, bringing much-needed relief to drought-stricken farmers. The relief aid programme is aimed... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Urban agriculture takes root in Phoenix areawant to be a part of the movement. Urban-farming programs offered by the UA ex
Urban agriculture takes root in Phoenix area
The Arizona Republic / Posted 17 days ago
want to be a part of the movement. Urban-farming programs offered by the UA extension program, part of the university's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, include farm tours, an eight-week business program to teach farmers how to make a... Read more
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Linn County Leader
Obituaries: June 6-7, 2016Forker schools and graduated from Marceline High School in 1932. He continued h
Obituaries: June 6-7, 2016
Linn County Leader / Posted 17 days ago
Forker schools and graduated from Marceline High School in 1932. He continued his education at the University of Missouri College of Agriculture and graduated in 1937 with a Major in Soil Science. After graduation he moved to the family farm where... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Students in Keren Donate BloodKeren — Secondary School students in Keren subzone and Hamelmalo College of Agr
Students in Keren Donate Blood
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Keren — Secondary School students in Keren subzone and Hamelmalo College of Agriculture voluntary donated blood. The Secretary of the blood transfusion center in the Anseba region, Mr. Chine Werqe indicated that there is voluntary blood donation... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Local Michigan 4-H’ers take part in national day of service and leadershipand supported by Anne Thompson, also of Montcalm County, and Rebecca Herzog of
Local Michigan 4-H’ers take part in national day of service and leadership
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
and supported by Anne Thompson, also of Montcalm County, and Rebecca Herzog of Mecosta County. - A 4-H booth at the MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Small Animals Day in East Lansing. At the booth, event attendees created... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study links tobacco microbials, carcinogenswe could potentially minimize TSNA formation regardless of curing condition," s
Study links tobacco microbials, carcinogens
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
we could potentially minimize TSNA formation regardless of curing condition," said Moe, a microbial ecologist in the UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment. For this study, Moe worked with Audrey Law and Colin Fisher from the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Farm-to-food study aims to understand the effect of manure management practices on antibiotic resistance and residuesbusiness in New York State," said research team member Curt Gooch, a Senior Ext
Farm-to-food study aims to understand the effect of manure management practices on antibiotic resistance and residues
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
business in New York State," said research team member Curt Gooch, a Senior Extension Associate in Cornell University's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. "Dairy farmers have used cow manure to organically fertilize feed crops since cows... Read more
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The Daily Comet
La. gears up for medical marijuana business; here's the plan so far"I didn't inhale," Richardson, LSU's 71-year-old vice president for agriculture
La. gears up for medical marijuana business; here's the plan so far
The Daily Comet / Posted 19 days ago
"I didn't inhale," Richardson, LSU's 71-year-old vice president for agriculture and dean of the College of Agriculture, said with a smile in a recent interview. Richardson has become the unlikely leader of an effort to get LSU into the pot... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Farm-to-food study aims to understand the effect of manure management practices on antibiotic resistance and residuesbusiness in New York State,” says research team member Curt Gooch, a senior ext
Farm-to-food study aims to understand the effect of manure management practices on antibiotic resistance and residues
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 19 days ago
business in New York State,” says research team member Curt Gooch, a senior extension associate in Cornell University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. “Dairy farmers have used cow manure to organically fertilize feed crops since cows... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Filipino crop scientist in Montana longs for homefamily. Torrion graduated, cum laude, with a degree in agriculture from Visaya
Filipino crop scientist in Montana longs for home
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
family. Torrion graduated, cum laude, with a degree in agriculture from Visayas State University (formerly Visayas State College of Agriculture). “I was so happy when I graduated because I could finally help my mother with household expenses,”... Read more
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Maneater
College of Arts and Science Dean Michael O’Brien to leave MUhis doctoral degree from the University of Texas in 1977. O’Brien is the third
College of Arts and Science Dean Michael O’Brien to leave MU
Maneater / Posted 20 days ago
his doctoral degree from the University of Texas in 1977. O’Brien is the third MU dean to resign in a week. On May 24, the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources Dean Tom Payne announced his retirement. On May 27, the School of Law Dean... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana gearing up for marijuana business: How much might LSU, Southern, companies profit? How will it be distributed?certainly never smoked it. “I didn’t inhale,” Richardson, LSU’s 71-year-old vi
Louisiana gearing up for marijuana business: How much might LSU, Southern, companies profit? How will it be distributed?
The Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
certainly never smoked it. “I didn’t inhale,” Richardson, LSU’s 71-year-old vice president for agriculture and dean of the College of Agriculture, said with a smile in a recent interview. Richardson has become the unlikely leader of an effort to... Read more
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The Indian Express
Builder wins first round against Khadse, says ‘my work not complete’ yetPolice Station in Pune shows that in January 2015, Khadse had called a meeting
Builder wins first round against Khadse, says ‘my work not complete’ yet
The Indian Express / Posted 21 days ago
Police Station in Pune shows that in January 2015, Khadse had called a meeting of police and agriculture officers at the College of Agriculture, Pune. On agenda was a discussion on alleged acquisition of land belonging to the college, apparently... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Animal rights group files complaint against WSUdiscovered, the bears could not be saved. The university issued a statement Th
Animal rights group files complaint against WSU
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 22 days ago
discovered, the bears could not be saved. The university issued a statement Thursday from Kim Kidwell, acting dean of the College of Agriculture, Human and Natural Resource Sciences, saying the university conducted its own review of bear center... Read more
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News 8000
Packers WR Randall Cobb eager to rebound after subpar seasonthe ceremony. Cobb said he was 32 credits short of getting his degree in commu
Packers WR Randall Cobb eager to rebound after subpar season
News 8000 / Posted 23 days ago
the ceremony. Cobb said he was 32 credits short of getting his degree in community leadership and development in the college of agriculture, food and environment when he left for the NFL. "I've been working on it for five years," Cobb said.... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Packers WR Randall Cobb eager to rebound after subpar seasonthe ceremony. Cobb said he was 32 credits short of getting his degree in commu
Packers WR Randall Cobb eager to rebound after subpar season
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 23 days ago
the ceremony. Cobb said he was 32 credits short of getting his degree in community leadership and development in the college of agriculture, food and environment when he left for the NFL. "I've been working on it for five years," Cobb said.... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Packers WR Randall Cobb eager to rebound after subpar seasonthe ceremony. Cobb said he was 32 credits short of getting his degree in commu
Packers WR Randall Cobb eager to rebound after subpar season
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 23 days ago
the ceremony. Cobb said he was 32 credits short of getting his degree in community leadership and development in the college of agriculture, food and environment when he left for the NFL. "I've been working on it for five years," Cobb said.... Read more
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TSN
Packers WR Cobb eager to rebound in 2016the ceremony. Cobb said he was 32 credits short of getting his degree in commu
Packers WR Cobb eager to rebound in 2016
TSN / Posted 23 days ago
the ceremony. Cobb said he was 32 credits short of getting his degree in community leadership and development in the college of agriculture, food and environment when he left for the NFL. "I've been working on it for five years," Cobb said.... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAprinted from New Times [newtimesslo.com] - Volume 30, Issue 45 • In the May 19
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 23 days ago
printed from New Times [newtimesslo.com] - Volume 30, Issue 45 • In the May 19 news story “Power struggle,” the Cal Poly College of Agriculture, Food, and Environmental Sciences faculty vote of no confidence against Dean Andrew Thulin was taken... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers say park systems should engage schools to bring children to parks at an early agefund through tax dollars." For the study, Lee, an assistant teaching professor
Researchers say park systems should engage schools to bring children to parks at an early age
PhysOrg / Posted 24 days ago
fund through tax dollars." For the study, Lee, an assistant teaching professor of parks, recreation and tourism in the MU College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, interviewed African American residents in the community of Cedar Hill,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers survey 'ethical consumerism' viewsResponsibility." The research was conducted by Nicole Olynk Widmar, associate
Researchers survey 'ethical consumerism' views
PhysOrg / Posted 24 days ago
Responsibility." The research was conducted by Nicole Olynk Widmar, associate professor of agricultural economics in the College of Agriculture; agricultural economics master's student Carissa Morgan; and Candace Croney, associate professor of... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU president’s honor roll includes area students15 credit hours with GPAs of 4.0 or higher during the semester to make the pres
LSU president’s honor roll includes area students
The Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
15 credit hours with GPAs of 4.0 or higher during the semester to make the president’s honor roll. Livingston Parish COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE: Krista Raye Courter, Denham Springs COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN: Skye Mckenzie Landon and Katherine... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU dean’s list names area studentsdean’s list. Undergraduates had to earn a GPA of 3.5 to 3.9 in at least 15 cre
LSU dean’s list names area students
The Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
dean’s list. Undergraduates had to earn a GPA of 3.5 to 3.9 in at least 15 credit hours to be listed. Livingston Parish COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE: Christen Danielle Wall, Holden; Jace Brandon Hood, Livingston; Logan Joseph Duplessis, Springfield;... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
R.A.1956 -- Rizal Law already forgotten?rest is history. (Thank you to my friend, Rey Quisombing in Pagadian City, Zamb
R.A.1956 -- Rizal Law already forgotten?
Zamboanga Today / Posted 28 days ago
rest is history. (Thank you to my friend, Rey Quisombing in Pagadian City, Zamboanga Del Sur, a graduate of UP Los Banos College of Agriculture, who is a very successful farmer, whose tecnique of integrated farming, raising livestock, vegetables,... Read more

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