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The University of Alberta’s faculty of agriculture held a panel with distinguished guests to celebrate the history of its faculty. From left, Bill Shotyk, Janet Fast, Stan Blade, Kim Campbell, Ed Stelmach, and Jim Hole.

U of A agriculture school celebrates centennial

Faculty has made extensive contributions provincially, nationally and internationally

It’s a big birthday party that will go on all year, and hundreds of people are invited. The University of Alberta’s agriculture faculty will be celebrating its centennial until November 2015. The school opened in 1915 with only 16 students but today, the rechristened faculty of agriculture, life and environmental sciences (ALES) has 1,500 undergraduates, […] Read more