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PKG101_FS08_SoP_Intr - Introduction to the School of Packaging Background and History Originated in 1952 First university based packaging education

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Introduction to the School of Packaging
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Background and History Originated in 1952 First university based  packaging education  program Military Ties  Listed as one of Dr John Hannah’s 10  greatest accomplishments One part-time instructor James Goff (a   graduate student from the Forest Products  Department) Five students the first year
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Background and  History Originally housed in Military barrack east  of Spartan Stadium Present building built in 1964 Expanded in 1987 Extensive industry support 48,000 square feet Including lecture hall
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School of Packaging: Today 17 full-time faculty and staff + part-timers 575+ undergraduate students 75+ graduate students M.S. Ph.D. Largest, best equipped Packaging lab  building in the world International recognition
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Graduates More than 7,000 grads Currently about 200 per year Starting average salary around  $43,000/year in 2003 About same as ME Virtually 100 percent placement About 25 percent in Michigan All parts of US A few positions in other countries
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Packaging Programs for  Undergraduates
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This note was uploaded on 02/09/2009 for the course PKG 101 taught by Professor Haroldhughes during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.

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PKG101_FS08_SoP_Intr - Introduction to the School of Packaging Background and History Originated in 1952 First university based packaging education

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