Spring Commencement 2013
Bumpers College Commencement
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 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.
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.