|USFS APLU celebrate 150 years of Morrill Act|
The USDA Forest Service partners with Southern University and the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities to celebrate the anniversary of the Morrill Act showcasing 1890 land-grant universities. Southern University is among 28 featured universities during the Smithsonian Folklife Festival, June 27- July 10, 2012. Campus and Community event, part of the Folklife celebration is a program commemorating the 150th anniversary of the founding of land-grant universities and the USDA.
Kamran Abdollahi, professor of urban forestry serves as program leader and research scientist at the SUBR and SU Ag Center campuses. He can be reached at 225-771-6291.
Read the full story at http://www.festival.si.edu/2012/campus_and_community/
Bridget Udoh(225) 771-5714