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Horticulture Grads Share Real-World View With Current Students

The Class of 2010's Alyssa B. Richner talks with Dennis P. Skinner, assistant professor of horticulture, in the new Hershey Gardens conservatory ...
The Class of 2010’s Alyssa B. Richner talks with Dennis P. Skinner, assistant professor of horticulture, in the new Hershey Gardens conservatory …
... and joins Penn College students for a group photo.
… and joins Penn College students for a group photo.
Aaron M. Shippling, a 1982 Penn College graduate and Good's general manager, shows one of the company's work trailers.
Aaron M. Shippling, a 1982 Penn College graduate and Good’s general manager, shows one of the company’s work trailers.
Touring the Ruppert Nursery
Touring the Ruppert Nursery

Penn College’s Horticulture Club went on a field trip earlier this month to Good’s Tree and Lawn Care in Harrisburg; Hershey Gardens in Hershey; and Ruppert Landscape and Nursery in Laytonsville. Maryland. Eighteen students made the trip – along with faculty members Carl J. Bower Jr. (who provided the photos) and Dennis P. Skinner – which included informative visits with alumni.

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