June is Dairy Month! Gather your friends and raise a glass of milk to this fantastic industry. This month, many checkoff-funded state, regional and national promotion organizations provide opportunities for consumers to interact with dairy farmers and learn more about where their favorite dairy products come from.
State and regional promotion organizations reach consumers through a variety of events, social media and other tools to drive sales. They also strive to create more…
Added by Kimmi Devaney on May 20, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments
Job hunting during one of the worst economic eras since the Great Depression is more than a challenge, especially for recent grads.
In college, professors and industry folks tell you to get as involved as possible in clubs, national associations, etc., and to meet as many people as you can. They tell you job hunting is hard. They tell you…Continue
Added by Kimmi Devaney on March 22, 2011 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Happy New Year! I hope you are well on your way to accomplishing that list of goals you set for the next 365 days. If you are a university dairy student in the Western United States, you won’t want to miss this! The American Dairy Science Association officially established the Western Region this fall, and we are excited for all of the opportunities it will bring to students in the West in 2011.
My involvement in ADSA—both as the president and as a member—was the highlight of…Continue
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It’s that time again! Midterms are approaching and the semester will be over before we know it. For me, this means graduation, but for many others it’s time to start looking for a summer job or internship.…Continue
Added by Kimmi Devaney on September 20, 2010 at 11:30am — No Comments
In today’s competitive society, it’s not enough to just be a face in the crowd. It’s crucial to stand out and leadership is an effective way to do so. Nearly every organization and club offers its members opportunities to gain leadership experience.
Why is leadership so important? The skills you…Continue
Added by Kimmi Devaney on August 25, 2010 at 9:46pm — No Comments
Hello! I’m Kimmi Devaney and I’m the past president of the American Dairy Science Association-Student Affiliate Division.
Throughout my college career, one question that has always been in the back of my mind is whether I would find a job after graduation that will make me happy. I have been…Continue