Southwest Ag Summit Student Program Highlights
University of Arizona Cooperative Extension 4-H STEM
Over 100 students from local High Schools in Yuma, AZ attended the annual Southwest Ag Summit where high school students rotated among various talks and presentations. Dr. Gerardo (Jerry) Lopez 4-H STEM Extension Program provided an Environmental microbiology/Food Safety STEM activity relating the complexity and collaborative nature in solving food outbreaks. The Annual Ag Summit High School program is organized by Tanya Hodges Regional Academic Programs Coordinator University of Arizona-Yuma/LaPaz/Imperial Valley, Alberto Urbieta Sr. Academic Program Coordinator, UA-Yuma Learning Center and in collaboration with Arizona Western College.