STORIES in Agriculture and Life Sciences


David Acker


Over the past 20 years, our geopolitical landscape has been radically transformed. Global Engagement by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences also has been transformed to keep pace with this new reality. When the Cold War, ended, the college was uniquely positioned to help with the massive economic transitions occurring in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union. Our faculty, alumni and industry partners trained a new generation of managers and policymakers to meet the challenges of modern agriculture sector.