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 ...
Students Travel to National Conference
Columbus, Ohio – On Thursday, November 7, 29 students from The Ohio State University traveled west to Kansas City, Missouri to take part in the Agriculture Future of America Leaders Conference. The AFA Leaders Conference provides support for college men a ...
Limes Leads OSU Livestock Judging Team with First Top Ten at Stockman
COLUMBUS, Ohio- Emily Limes finished sixth overall on Oct. 19, at the Stockman Judging Contest, held at the Dekalb County Fairgrounds in Auburn, Ind. This marked the first time in the 20-year history of the contest that an OSU student has ranked in the t ...
Scientist develops innovative vaccine for profit-draining swine virus
A CFAES researcher has created a unique vaccine to protect swine from porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS), a viral disease that causes direct losses to U.S. swine producers to the tune of $664 million a year. Unlike the current live vacci ...