Discover the world of agricultural engineering with Camp CRISP, an immersive internship program supported by a USDA Sustainable Agricultural Systems grant to the LSU AgCenter. The program, titled “Climate Resilient Innovations for Sustainable Production of Rice” (CRISP – Rice), is designed to introduce participants to cutting-edge research and industry insights.

2024 Camp CRISP Details:

  • Dates: June 17th – June 28th, 8:00am – 4:30pm (weekdays only)
  • Location: Louisiana State University (LSU) and nearby research field stations

Highlights Include:

  1. Lab Tours: Explore LSU’s laboratories and witness research projects firsthand, gaining valuable insights into the life of a scientist.
  2. Research Station Tour: Get hands-on experience in agricultural research at various field stations. Engage in activities related to soil science, crop production, pest management, and more, deepening your understanding of these fields.
  3. Introductory Seminars: Attend informative seminars conducted by LSU professors covering diverse topics, from career opportunities to the importance of sustainable agriculture in today’s world.

Financial Support: We recognize the value of this experience and are committed to making it accessible. Participants will receive a stipend of $1,000, provided in the form of a check at the end of the program. Don’t miss this opportunity to explore the exciting field of agricultural engineering at Camp CRISP!

We here at Woodlawn are pleased to say that several of our very own Panthers will have the opportunity to attend this event!

Congratulations to the following WHS students:

  • Aimee Bougeouis
  • Chance Gordon
  • Paul Pittman
  • Jose Carillo Rodriguez

Want to learn more about Camp CRISP, or sign up to go?  [ Click here to access an informational PDF all about it! ]