How to keep up with the VP and Dean
The life of a college administrator is a busy one! Bruce McPheron, Ohio State's vice president for agricultural administration and dean of CFAES, provides several ways for you to keep up with what's happening across the college. If you're e ...
CFAES Staff Advisory Council honors four
The CFAES Staff Advisory Council (SAC) held its annual luncheon Nov. 21 in the Ohio Union’s Cartoon Room to honor four staff members nominated by their peers for excellence. Ron Hendrick, senior associate dean of CFAES, provided the opening remarks, inclu ...
'Receiving a scholarship makes an enormous difference for students and their families'
Creating a setting that could be described as "rustic elegance," CFAES celebrated excellence and opportunity at its 2013 Fall Scholarship Dinner Nov. 6. About 250 guests, including scholarship donors, their recipients, and CFAES faculty and staf ...
HCS students get a Golden Opportunity
Congratulations to CFAES students Michael Hannewald, a senior studying sustainable plant systems (specialization in agronomy, agribusiness minor), and Stephanie Verhoff, a senior agronomy major, plant pathology minor. The American Society of Agronomy, the ...
Communications and Technology reorganization takes effect
In October, we announced a series of steps that are being implemented to reorganize and align our communications and technology units. There are three overarching goals of this reorganization and realignment: Centrally coordinate decision-making related t ...
A strategic roadmap for the future: ATI re-envisioning process set to start
CFAES is about to undertake a transformational re-envisioning process for Ohio State ATI. This process will involve capturing stakeholder input (both internal and external), gathering and evaluating data/feedback, and creating a strategic roadmap for the ...
Ohio State's new tobacco free policy kicks off Jan. 1
As you are likely aware, The Ohio State University has adopted a policy, effective Jan. 1, 2014, that is intended to create a tobacco-free environment. The policy prohibits the use of tobacco products in or on all university-owned,-operated or-leased prop ...
New Pricing for OSU Extension Publications
The Communications unit in CFAES has responsibility for the design, editing, production and distribution of OSU Extension and other for-sale publications. As a result of increased costs associated with that responsibility, prices were increased effective ...
College Faculty Approves Professional Practice Faculty Track
In a recent vote, a majority (184, yes; 29, no) of the eligible tenure-track faculty of CFAES voted to approve the proposal to establish a professional practice (i.e., clinical) faculty track, as discussed in the Sept. 3 all-faculty meeting. The proposal ...
Cultural Intelligence Training of Trainers is Coming in April
Cultural Intelligence (CQ) is the ability to have effective interactions across cultures. Cultural intelligence goes beyond the ability to recognize and appreciate differences across cultures. Academic research has provided empirical results that demonstr ...