College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
Institute of Applied Agriculture

Events

First Day of Classes

Monday, Aug. 29 (All day)
University of Maryland, College Park
Welcome back! Make sure you have double-checked your book list and class schedule .

Graduation Applications Due

Friday, Sep. 2 (All day)
The Institute of Applied Agriculture
If you are an IAA student who plans to graduate in December 2016, be sure to turn in your graduation application and information survey to Carole Dingess by today, August 17.

Green Dorm Plant Giveaway

Friday, Sep. 2,
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Jull Hall lawn
UMD students are encouraged to stop by and pick up a free plant to green-ify dorms across campus. The free plants are grown by IAA Horticulture students under the tutelage of advisor/lecturer Ken Ingram. This event is generously sponsored by Pepsi. Get here early; these plants go quickly!

Labor Day

Sunday, Sep. 4 (All day)
University of Maryland, College Park
Campus will be closed today in observance of Labor Day. Enjoy the long weekend and stay safe! "Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the...

Last Day of Schedule Adjustment

Monday, Sep. 12 (All day)
University of Maryland, College Park
Today is the last day to drop or add a class. Please consult with your advisor if you need guidance before making the decision to drop a class.

First Look Fair

Wednesday, Sep. 14, 10:00am to Thursday, Sep. 15, 3:00pm
McKeldin Mall
Celebrating 34 years of the First Look Fair! The First Look Fair is one of the longest running involvement traditions at the University of Maryland. The event hosts more than 500 student clubs and organizations, campus departments and services, local vendors, and community service agencies. This...

WWP Intro to Beekeeping

Saturday, Sep. 17,
10:00am to 4:00pm
Jull Hall, Room 1123
*Special Event: open only to pre-registered attendees affiliated with the Wounded Warrior Project * This workshop will introduce the art and science of keeping honey bees as a hobby and/or starting a small business. Students will also visit an active apiary in the UMD bee yard, managed by the UMD...

Terp Farm Fall Harvest Festival

Friday, Sep. 23,
2:00pm to 5:00pm
Terp Farm
Always wanted to see Terp Farm for yourself? Here is your chance! Celebrate all things fall with food, tours, music, lawn games, pick-your-own pumpkins, and more! About Terp Farm: Terp Farm offers four-season vegetable production; veggies are provided to campus dining halls, catering, UMD's Green...

Cecil County College and Career Fair

Wednesday, Oct. 5,
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Bohemia Manor High School
Do you live in the Cecil County area? Visit the IAA table at the Cecil County College and Career Fair to learn about our areas of study , admissions , scholarship opportunities , and more!

AGNR Clarksville Open House

Saturday, Oct. 8,
10:00am to 4:00pm
Central Maryland Research and Education Center, Clarksville
The College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (AGNR) Open House is back this year and promises to be better than ever! Please join us in highlighting all the wonderful academic programs, research, and Extension activities our College has to offer. At AGNR Open House , you are encouraged to:...

Carroll County College Fair

Monday, Oct. 10,
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Carroll Community College
Do you live in the Carroll County area? Visit the IAA table at the Carroll County College Fair to learn about our areas of study , admissions , scholarship opportunities , and more!

Harford County College and Career Fair

Tuesday, Oct. 11,
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Harford Community College
Do you live in the Harford County area? Visit the IAA table at the HCPS College and Career Fair to learn about our areas of study , admissions , scholarship opportunities , and more!

Thanksgiving Break

Wednesday, Nov. 23 (All day) to Friday, Nov. 25 (All day)
University of Maryland, College Park
This year, campus will close for Thanksgiving break on Wednesday, November 23rd. Enjoy the extra day and gobble 'til you wobble. See you on Monday, November 28!

Last Day of Classes

Monday, Dec. 12 (All day)
University of Maryland, College Park
It's the last day of Fall classes! Prepare for your finals and finish strong.

Reading Day

Tuesday, Dec. 13 (All day)
University of Maryland, College Park
Reading Day is a day where no classes are held, in order to give Terps time to study and prepare for exams. Use this time wisely and conquer those finals!

Finals Week

Wednesday, Dec. 14 (All day) to Tuesday, Dec. 20 (All day)
University of Maryland, College Park
This is it - finals week. Keep calm and do your best. We believe in you!
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