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Rep. Rodney Davis to introduce bill to award Congressional Gold Medal to Tim Nugent

Rep. Rodney Davis to introduce bill to award Congressional Gold Medal to Tim Nugent
September 13, 2015

Tim Nugent founded Disability Resources and Educational Services at the University in 1948. Nearly 70 years later Rep. Rodney Davis, R-13, wants the government to recognize Nugent’s leadership.During...

ACES project receives $7 million grant to empower women farmers

Women in a farmer's group plan an agricultural extension program for the next growing season in the Khatlon region of Tajikistan.
November 18, 2014

For women in many developing countries around the world, farming is a means of empowerment that can help them receive higher incomes and nutritional outcomes for their families. The College of ACES was...

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