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Two Months in Uganda Inspire 25 Reasons to Return

Abundant conversations, friendships and favorite meals among favorite memories of Uganda.

We All Have Room to Grow

Upon arrival in Uganda, MIAP-Noble Fellow Catherine Rutan finds familiar plants in a new setting.

My Noble Summer: Brought to You by the Letter F

Brent Weiss has learned about feed efficiency, fire, feral hogs and more, during his time as a Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture.

Where There Is Smoke, There Are Scholars

Cole Fagen, a Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture, learns the value of growing-season prescribed burns and discovers a new favorite tool: the drip torch.

Headed to Uganda, Open to Adventure

A journey of faith and trust begins for Catherine Rutan, the newest MIAP-Noble Fellow.

Singing in the Garden

Students find gratitude for nature’s gifts, even among the midday heat.

Little Lessons in the Garden

Iliana Rodriguez helps build shade nets at multiple gardens in Uganda during her time as a 2018.

Connecting With Young Gardeners in Calo Me Lare, Village of Redemption

Planting cabbage isn’t always memorable, but when you’re working barefoot with children in a garden in Uganda, it’s hard to forget.

Amazing Things Are Happening in Uganda

A MIAP-Noble fellow sees firsthand how women in Uganda have put their agriculture training to use – and she is amazed by the results.

Dreams Are Not Accomplished in Your Comfort Zone

A graduate student followed her dream halfway around the world – as a MIAP-Noble Fellow in Uganda.