Plant Sciences Students Host Symposium on Sept. 28th

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Plant Sciences Graduate Student Council (PSGSC) is delighted to announce its 2012 Plant Sciences Symposium, “Emerging Trends and Paradigm Shifts in Plant Breeding.” This on-campus event will take place on Friday, September 28, in Varsity Hall of Union South. A webcast of the event will also be available to anyone who cannot physically attend. Registration is free and open to all, but is required for attendance and/or access to the webcast.

Registration for the event can be done at:

Speakers this year include Drs. Jose Crossa (CIMMYT), Patrick Schnable (Iowa State University), Kevin Folta (University of Florida), Andrew Bent (University of Wisconsin), Molly Jahn (University of Wisconsin), and a Pioneer representative.

More information about this student-run organization and our symposium can be found at: