April 10- 16, 2023
Food System Planning and the Economy
AEDECON 5900 Examines the social, environmental and economic costs and benefits of our food production, distribution, and consumption. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for CRPlan 5900 or PubAfrs 5900. Cross-listed in CRPlan and PubAfrs. Graduate U ...
Household Food Waste Taxes: Findings from South Korea, Lessons for the U.S.
Starting as early as 2005 select localities in South Korea required households to separate food waste and pay a weight-based fee for discarded items. Dr. Seunghoon Lee, postdoctoral fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will share research ...
Exploding Myths About Transgender and Nonbinary People
Although transgender and nonbinary people have gained significant visibility over the past decade, numerous misconceptions and stereotypes still exist and create environments that are unwelcoming or even hostile to people with gender identities that fall ...
How Implicit Associations Can Thwart Equitable Hiring Decisions
Associations are mental shortcuts our brains develop to connect ideas or things and reduce processing time. While not inherently bad, associations can manifest in the form of implicit, or unconscious, bias. When left unmitigated, implicit bias can influen ...
The Language of Inclusion: Pronouns and Other Gendered Words
Pronouns are tools for effective and efficient communication, and their intentional or unintentional misuse can cause confusion and harm. Using gender-affirming pronouns and avoiding unnecessary use of other gendered words is essential to creating spaces ...
Din Din with Linden
The last Din Din with Linden is April 20th. ...
Donuts with the Dean
Join Dean Cathann Kress for donuts and conversation. ...
AEDECON 8202 This course will focus on the application of financial theories to agricultural economics. Topics include asset pricing, capital structure, capital budgeting, risk, financial stress, and financial institutions. Prereq: 7140, Econ 8714, and 87 ...
Advanced Agribusiness Finance
AEDECON 4103 Advanced financial management for farm businesses, agribusinesses, and cooperatives: financial analysis, time value of money, capital budgeting, risk and return, portfolio analysis, credit evaluation, and risk management. Prereq or concur: 31 ...