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TAMU Chapter of the Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
ACT
Purpose:
The objectives or goals of this organization shall be to stimulate interest in the profession of agricultural communications and to provide opportunities for practical experience in agricultural communications by encouraging members to participate in ACT at the local and national levels. To build relationships among agricultural communication professionals, college students and faculty; to provide professional and academic development for members, and to promote agriculture through communication efforts.
Year Founded:
1970
Membership Dues:
$20 per year
Admits Members:
Any time
Meeting Locations:
AGLS 129, almost every other Monday

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Tracy Rutherford
Public Contact E-mail Address:
rutherford@tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
979-458-2744

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
https://www.facebook.com/TAMUACT/
Organization E-mail Address:
acttamu@gmail.com

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
51-100
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts faculty/staff as members
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Once per semester
Fundraising Events:
Once per semester
Speakers/Lectures:
Three or more times per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Twice per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Three or more times per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Never
New Member Orientation/Training:
Never
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per semester
Domestic US Travel:
Once per year
International Travel:
Never