Morningside College recently was awarded a charter for the Delta Tau Alpha honor society for students in the field of agriculture, and students were inducted into the new chapter.
This fall Morningside College will become the third college in Iowa to offer a major in agricultural education. The major will certify graduates to teach agriculture at the middle and high school levels.
Thomas H. Paulsen, associate professor and chair of the applied agricultural and food studies program, co-authored three papers that were recently published in academic journals.
Morningside College recently received approval from the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners to offer a degree in agricultural education, preparing students to teach agriculture at the middle and high school levels. The major will be offered beginning in the fall.
Dr. Thomas H. Paulsen, associate professor and chair of the applied agricultural and food studies program at Morningside College, is serving a two-year term on the board of directors for the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture organization.