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A Reflection of HACU’s 33rd Annual Conference

HACU

On October 4th, 2019, I flew from the San Diego airport to attend the 33rd Annual Conference of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities, or HACU, as part of the Student Track's Adelante Institute in Chicago Illinois. The conference took...

Posted on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 1:38 PM
  • Author: Mariana Gonzalez
Focus Area Tags: Innovation

Highlights of ANR Hispanic/Latinx member contributions

Jairo Diaz, Desert REC Director

There are several Hispanics/Latinx working at the University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources – UC ANR that provide services to communities statewide. As we celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month between September 15...

Jairo Diaz, Desert REC Director
Jairo Diaz, Desert REC Director

Posted on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 9:44 AM

Sustainable You Day Camp Explores Food, Water, Land, Energy, and Air in Imperial County

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  On April 1st, I started my internship with the University of California Desert Research and Extension Center (UC DREC) and the Farm Smart program. When I began this internship, my only experience was working with high school and college students....

Posted on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 1:14 PM
  • Author: Mariana Gonzalez Castro

Farm-to-Preschool Festival Videos and Participant Comments

The University of California's Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources News and Outreach in Spanish developed videos in English and Spanish of our Farm-to-Preschool Festival. Video in English:...

Posted on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 7:19 AM

2019 LIVESTOCK FOOD SAFETY WORKSHOP

Paula Rivadeneira, U of A Food Safety and Wildlife Specialist, presents on past research on pathogen movement in the low desert. Picture by Jairo Diaz

Participants representing Imperial County cattle feedlots came together on April 22nd to discuss food safety at the Livestock Food Safety Workshop held at UC DREC. Organized by UCANR advisors and specialists, invited speakers presented current management...

Paula Rivadeneira, U of A Food Safety and Wildlife Specialist, presents on past research on pathogen movement in the low desert. Picture by Jairo Diaz
Paula Rivadeneira, U of A Food Safety and Wildlife Specialist, presents on past research on pathogen movement in the low desert. Picture by Jairo Diaz

Rob Atwill, director of UC Vet Med Extension and the UC Davis Western Institute for Food Safety and Security, discusses produce food safety. Picture by Jairo Diaz
Rob Atwill, director of UC Vet Med Extension and the UC Davis Western Institute for Food Safety and Security, discusses produce food safety. Picture by Jairo Diaz

Posted on Monday, April 29, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Tags: DREC (4), Food Safety (1), Livestock (1), Produce (1)

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