ACE in the World

I feel that one of the most appealing aspects about the College of ACES (and there are a ton!) is how much the faculty really cares about you, and prepares you for ‘the real world’. I have met in-person with my advisor, and she sends follow up emails to check on me throughout the year. With a ratio of 18 to 1 of students to professors in the classroom, you really get a personalized experience if you want it.
October 15, 2013
A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to attend the National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) fall conference in St. Louis, MO with two fellow ACES students. At the conference, we learned more about what is new in the agri-marketing industry.
October 7, 2013
When I was deciding where to attend college, I had a number of criteria to sort through. Did I want to go to a big school or a small school? What did I want to study? Where did I want to work when I graduated? All of these questions came to mind when I was choosing a school, and ACES was the result.
October 7, 2013
My name is Erin and I am a junior in ACE with a concentration in Financial Planning. Currently, I am not really sure what direction I want to take with financial planning. It seems like there are so many different options from financial advisor to broker to estate planning.
September 30, 2013
In a May 2013 study conducted by Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, those who studied agriculture have one of the lowest recent college graduate unemployment rates. Those who are experienced college graduates majoring in agriculture can expect even lower unemployment rates at around 3 percent.
September 30, 2013
On our last day in Rio some of us decided to get up (or should I say stay up) to watch the sun rise over the Copacabana Beach. Most of the group woke up early enough to enjoy some time at the beach before our 12 o'clock check out time...
May 25, 2013
We woke up early this morning in Rio de Janeiro, to experience our last full day in Brazil, to visit one of the most famous places in Rio - the "Christ the Redeemer" statue atop the famous Corcovado mountain which overlooks all of Rio. Upon arrival at the bottom of...
May 24, 2013
We kicked off our Thursday morning with a meeting at Anheuser-Busch’s (AMBEV) Direct Distribution Center in Rio de Janeiro. Right away we were welcomed with open arms by a highly energetic and boisterous chant from the AMBEV employees, which occurs daily at this plant in order to show how committed...
May 23, 2013
Our morning started bright and early with a standard Brazilian breakfast at the Holiday Inn in Cuiaba, Mato Grosso. We checked out of the hotel and boarded the bus by 8 AM, ready for our busy day. Over the course of the day, we attended a presentation from members of...
May 22, 2013
On Tuesday, May 21st, the IBIP group checked out of the hotel and started the day with a bus tour of the city of Lucas do Rio Verde by our friend and tour guide, Ricardo Arioli Silva. He explained how the town had grown tremendously, especially over the past 5...
May 21, 2013