Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences (MANRRS)

Linking student scholars and professionals in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences. Students of all majors are encouraged to join! 

What is our purpose?

Providing students of color with:

  • academic support
  • networking opportunities
  • career development

When do we meet?

We meet each month! Please email the MANRRS President Jimena Rodriquez (jr109@uark.edu) or Treasurer Maricela Maqueda (mamaqued@uark.edu) for more information.

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For more information or to join email manrrs@uark.edu


Membership is open to anyone with a vital interest in promoting diversity in agriculture, natural resources, and related sciences. Membership categories include:

  • Student
  • Professional
  • Associate
  • Business


As with any organization, there are several facets that keep our members motivated and grounded while pursuing an education at the University of Arkansas.

  • Community Service
  • Social Interaction through Potlucks
  • Professional Development Series
  • Fostering leadership
  • Creating Opportunities 

MANRRS Advisors: