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Joint CARET/AHS Meeting

February 26, 2021 @ 8:00 am March 4, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

Information obtained through the Association of Public and Land Grant Universities

The theme for the 2021 Joint CARET/AHS Virtual Meeting is  Land-Grant Universities:  Leading and Partnering with Solutions for Life’s Challenges for AmericaThe event will take place on February 26 – March 4, 2021.

The agenda for the can be found within this article and looks to be very exciting. It will include:

  • orientation for new CARET delegates
  • overview and discussion of exemplary efforts during the pandemic in the areas of research, Extension, teaching, and international programs
  • presentation from Dr. Carrie L. Castille, the new NIFA Director
  • outline of the Fiscal Year 2022 budget recommendations of the Board on Agriculture Assembly
  • update on the ongoing revision of CARET’s Strategic Plan
  • presentations from the winners of the 2020 Food and Agricultural Sciences Excellence in College and University Teaching awards
  • panel on addressing mental health and the Extension Task Force on Health
  • honoring two individuals — Susan M. Crowell and former U. S. Senator Pat Roberts — with the newly-created Meritorious Service to CARET Award

Registration information will be sent out later this week