Voices of ACES

April 15, 2020
By Emily Kinney
Childhood obesity is something that is discussed very frequently. Whether it is about the rise of childhood obesity, how to prevent it, or even what causes it, the topic has been trending for years.

April 8, 2020
By Chessa Brown
There are countless projects to work on, professors to meet, and experiences to gain within the Department of Human Development and Family Studies at the University of Illinois.

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