Voices of ACES

March 26, 2020
By Craig Lemoine
Craig Lemoine, a clinical associate professor in the Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, and director of the Financial Planning Program at University of Illinois, recently shared this letter of advice and encouragement with his students during this challenging time. Lemoine teaches ACE 240, a class on personal finance.

March 23, 2020
By Anna Seweryniak
I really enjoyed Professor Stoddard’s presentation in ACES 399 recently. He offered a very optimistic outlook on the future of our environment and how economic trends are predicted to improve over time, eventually resulting in sufficient and sustainable agricultural production capable of feeding our growing population.

March 18, 2020
By Sophia Hortin
Former Department Head Gives a Gift to “Inspire”

March 9, 2020
By Hannah Barnard
While the ecosystem harbors many benefits, there are also many challenges facing it, specifically wetland ecosystems.

March 2, 2020
By Kristine Schoenecker
This past week in ACES 399, Dr. Prasanta Kalita, professor in the Department of Agricultural & Biological Engineering, spoke to our class about societal challenges.

February 27, 2020
By Stephanie Henry
Jonathan Poole, undergrad, Food Science and Human Nutrition

February 26, 2020
By Molly Stamm
Sophia Hortin, freshman, Agricultural Leadership, Education & Communications

February 25, 2020
By Stephanie Henry
JC Campbell, junior, Technical Systems Management

February 24, 2020
By Anna Vrioni
The field of transgenics holds many promising uses for the future, and it will be exciting to see how it can play a role in human health, agriculture, and sustainability issues.

February 20, 2020
By Christine Chung
While I was a student with the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences (NRES), I ambitiously pursued summer internships to gain a breadth of unique experiences and to better understand where I would best fit in the environmental sciences field, specifically within wildlife sciences.