Office Hours with Assistant Professor Jennifer Burney
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Farm Policy</span></div><div><br></div><div>“I teach a food security class. ‘Our Daily Bread’ is the biography of Norman Borlaug and a very neat history of the green revolution. I think students enjoy reading it?”</div><div><br></div> flic.kr “I teach a food security class. ‘Our Daily Bread’ is the biography of Norman Borlaug and a very neat history of the green revolution. I think students enjoy reading it?”
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">National Geographic Society</span></div><div><br></div><div>“I got nominated to be a National Geographic Explorer. It is a huge honor to be a part of that group. I got inducted in 2011.” </div><div><br></div> flic.kr “I got nominated to be a National Geographic explorer. It is a huge honor to be a part of that group. I got inducted in 2011.”
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Land of Enchantment</span></div><div><br></div><div>“I was born and raised in New Mexico. To me, it’s still the most beautiful state in the world. I love its diversity and the environment there.”</div><div><br></div> flic.kr “I was born and raised in New Mexico. To me, it’s still the most beautiful state in the world. I love its diversity and the environment there.”
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">World Traveler</span></div><div><br></div><div>“I spent time traveling in Nicaragua and Jerusalem after undergrad. It’s really rare to get snow in Jerusalem. I got up super early to capture that shot. I also spent time in high school in Central America. I’ve always been drawn to that area.”</div><div><br></div> flic.kr “I spent time traveling in Nicaragua and Jerusalem after undergrad. It’s really rare to get snow in Jerusalem. I got up super early to capture that shot. I also spent time in high school in Central America. I’ve always been drawn to that area.”
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Best Mom</span></div><div><br></div><div>“My son took a woodworking class when he was five. My kids are obviously the most adorable children on the planet. And they make amazing art.”</div><div><br></div> flic.kr “My son took a woodworking class when he was five. My kids are obviously the most adorable children on the planet. And they make amazing art.”
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">And the Award Goes to...</span></div><div><br></div><div>“That was a meaningful award for me because I was nominated by my GPS colleagues. It was given to me for mitigating bias in the workplace and working on LGBT issues on campus.”</div><div><br></div> flic.kr “That was a meaningful award for me because I was nominated by my GPS colleagues. It was given to me for mitigating bias in the workplace and working on LGBT issues on campus.”
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">A Family of Doctors</span></div><div><br></div><div>"My mom and dad met in medical school in Nebraska. They had their first date on St. Patrick’s Day. My mom will never retire from her family medicine practice. My dad is now retired and plays banjo with his bluegrass band. I grew up playing the fiddle.”</div><div><br></div> flic.kr “My mom and dad met in medical school in Nebraska. They had their first date on St. Patrick’s Day. My mom will never retire from her family medicine practice. My dad is now retired and plays banjo with his bluegrass band. I grew up playing the fiddle.”
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Soccer Fan</span></div><div><br></div><div>“I love soccer and I am super stoked about the World Cup. I have not been getting much sleep since it started!" </div><div><br></div> flic.kr “I love soccer and I am super stoked about the World Cup. I have not been getting much sleep since it started!"
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Then and Now</span></div><div><br></div><div>“That was me as a nerdy third grader. My bowl cut was solid. That’s one of my best friends, graduating grad school. We had a long running debate about who was the nerdiest kid; she gave me the pics when we moved to San Diego. She’s now a brilliant professor at Stanford.”</div><div><br></div> flic.kr “That was me as a nerdy third grader. My bowl cut was solid. That’s one of my best friends, graduating grad school. We had a long running debate about who was the nerdiest kid; she gave me the pics when we moved to San Diego. She’s now a brilliant professor at Stanford.”
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">African Crafts</span></div><div><br></div><div>“It’s from Benin, West Africa where I have a long running research project. It’s all the French names of African countries. I bought it from a lady in Benin. It’s a well-known craft souvenir.”</div><div><br></div> flic.kr “It’s from Benin, West Africa where I have a long running research project. It’s all the French names of African countries. I bought it from a lady in Benin. It’s a well-known craft souvenir.”