Stockmen's Club Dinner Dance

Posted: December 20, 2007

The 2007 Spring Dinner Dance was held April 20 at the Ramada Inn and Conference Center, State College, PA.

The club hosted 32 graduating seniors for dinner. The next event is a football tailgate scheduled for October 13, 2007 at the Penn State vs. Wisconsin game. The tailgate is a joint effort between Stockmen's and the Penn State Dairymen's Club. Detailed information will be available in the next few months on the department web site.

Penn Stockmen's Club membership is open to any graduate of a major offered by The Department of Dairy and Animal Science or former member of The Penn State Block and Bridle Club. Associate memberships are available to anyone interested in promoting and supporting Penn State and the PA livestock industry. For further information, contact Jana Peters at 814-863-4198 or at

On February 2 Darwin Braund was an art critic in the Palmer Museum of Art on campus. It's part of the Palmer Museum's outreach program called Perspectives Unbound. He was invited to critique a 98” x 102” painting entitled “Work Horse, Hauling” by Kate Javens. In addition he discussed the role of draft horses in the development of United States agriculture and industry. He showed a few special horse-related items.