Dean's Office

Bumpers College
University of Arkansas
E108 AFLS Building
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone: (479) 575-2252
Toll free: 1-800-215-2024
Fax: (479) 575-7273
dbcafls@uark.edu
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Spring Commencement

Bumpers College Commencment Spring 2014

Bumpers College"s Spring 2014 commencement was held May 10. Remarks were delivered by Bernard D. Murphy, president of Jones-Hamilton Co. and recipient of the Outstanding Alumni Award.

Bumpers College Commencement Spring 2013

Bumpers College's Spring 2013 commencement was May 11 in Barnhill Arena. Ted Dorn, recipient of the Outstanding Alumni Award and co-president of three Simmons Foods Inc. affiliates (Simmons Feed Ingredients, PRO*CAL and Sensora LLC) delivered the commencement address.

Food for Thought Lecture

Fall 2014 Lecture – Charlie Arnot, CEO of the Center for Food Integrity

The lecture, titled “Size Matters –Why We Love to Hate ‘Big Food’ and Why Sustainable Intensification May be Key to Survival,” focused on sustainability in the food chain and the need for an increase in food production. His visit took place Thursday, Oct. 30, in the Poultry Science Auditorium of the John W. Tyson Building. “Food for Thought” is a Bumpers College Honors Student Board lecture series.

Fall 2013 Lecture -- Rajiv Shah, administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development

The lecture, titled “Partnering with the Private Sector: A New Model of Development,” was set for 11:50 a.m. Monday, Sept. 9, in the first-floor auditorium of the Donald W. Reynolds Center for Enterprise Development on campus.

Spring 2013 Lecture -- Sen. John Boozman

Sen. John Boozman of Arkansas delivered the Food for Thought lecture on April 5, 2013, at Old Main's Giffels Auditorium at the University of Arkansas.

Bumpers Lecture

2014 Dale and Betty Bumpers Distingues Lecture Program--Dr. Jo Luck 

Global food security consultant and the former president of Heifer International Jo Luck visited with students, faculty and staff on April 3, 2014 in Old Main’s Giffels Auditorium at the University of Arkansas. The lecture is an annual presentation of the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences. It focuses on the international prominence of Arkansas agriculture and food industries; the importance of environmental stewardship and sustainability for the strength and vibrancy of our economy; and the quality of life as championed by Betty Bumpers on behalf of child wellness, human development and healthy living choices.

2013 Dale and Betty Bumpers Distinguished Lecture Program - Tom Vilsack

Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack delivered his lecture on April 23, 2013, at the Leflar Law Center at the University of Arkansas. The Dale and Betty Bumpers Distinguished Lecture Program is an annual presentation of the university's Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences.

2012 Dale and Betty Bumpers Distinguished Lecture Program - President Bill Clinton

On April 15, 2012, President Bill Clinton, founder of the William J. Clinton Foundation and 42nd president of the United States, addressed students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the University of Arkansas. He was the inaugural speaker of the Dale and Betty Bumpers Distinguished Lecture Program sponsored by the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences.

Bumpers College Departmental Videos

  • Horse Festival 2011
    Stephanie McKenna, grad student in Agricultural Extension Education and Michael Mann, a senior Animal Science Major narrate a video about the Dorothy E. King Equine Program's 2011 Horse Festival.
  • Celebrating the Dale Bumpers Legacy
    An observance of the fifteenth anniversary of the naming of Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences on April 14.
  • 'A Class Act' Raises Funds for Hospitality Program
    Students in the Hospitality and Restaurant Management program took over the 1886 Crescent Hotel in Eureka Springs for "A Class Act" event.
  • Bumpers College Ambassadors' Cookie Break
    A short interview with Bumpers College students during the Ambassadors' Cookie Break on the second floor of the Agriculture Building.
  • Livestock Judging Team
    UA Livestock Judging Team places third at Southwestern, second at Dixie National.
  • Scholarship Luncheon-FLV
    Bumpers Colleges students talk about their majors, college experiences and the scholarships that help make them possible.

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Dean's Office

Bumpers College
University of Arkansas
E108 AFLS Building
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone: (479) 575-2252
Toll free: 1-800-215-2024
Fax: (479) 575-7273
dbcafls@uark.edu
Dean's Office Directory