Cornell University to Host 15th Annual Northeast Regional Dairy Challenge
More than 120 students from 13 colleges and universities across the northeast and Canada are expected to attend the 2017 Northeast Regional Dairy Challenge. The three- day event is a hands-on educational opportunity to prepare students for careers in the dairy industry. WHAT: Northeast Regional Dairy Challenge WHEN: October 26 - 28, 2017 WHERE: Most of the activities will be based out of the Holiday Inn in Auburn, NY. Students will visit dairy operations in the region. The Northeast Regional Dairy Challenge is designed to create an educational environment and facilitate a real-world dairy evaluation. To accomplish this, students are placed on mixed-university teams. The Dairy Challenge strives to incorporate a higher- learning atmosphere with practical application to help prepare students for a variety of careers in the dairy industry.