Lake's effect on housing prices?
Researchers Mark Partridge, Elena Irwin, and Heather Stephens, all of the Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics, have found that Lake Erie attracts highly educated people to its communities and that homeowners are will ...
2012 Professional Development Night- Find Your Fit!
The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences hosted the 10 th annual Professional Development night in the Ohio Union Performance hall on October 9, 2012. A total of 239 students, faculty, staff, and industry representatives were in atten ...
CFAES announces new Moser Scholars Program
CFAES Dean Bobby Moser is retiring after 21 years, the longest run for a dean under Ohio State President E. Gordon Gee. As vice president for agricultural administration, Moser also oversaw OSU Extension, OARDC, and ATI. Moser’s wife, Pat, has been equall ...
'You feel like family': 4-H'er to intern in Japan
When Erin Hope was 12 years old, her mother saw a flier for an international exchange program sponsored by Ohio 4-H. "She just decided, 'OK, we'll host a Japanese exchange student.' And we fell in love with the program," Hope said ...
Stone Lab renovations 'will greatly enhance our ability to attract students and scientists'
Recent renovations at Stone Lab and the Research Building on South Bass Island's Peach Point have resulted in more modern classrooms, more conveniently equipped research and maintenance spaces, and most importantly, an alternative energy setup that ...
J.M. Smucker Co. Commits $1M to Ohio State for Food Innovation Research, Scholarships
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The J.M. Smucker Company and Timothy P. Smucker of Orrville, Ohio, have committed $1 million to support ongoing research and student success at Ohio State University's College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. The S ...
Ohio State Names New VP for Agricultural Administration
COLUMBUS, Ohio- The Ohio State University today named alumnus Bruce McPheron vice president for agricultural administration and dean of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. McPheron is currently dean of the College of Agricultura ...
Hanging out, hanging in there
Operation: Military Kids is a national initiative that designs programs for military youth to help them find positive ways to cope with the stress of their parents' deployment, and Ohio 4-H Youth Development has been a major provider of OMK progr ...
Urban farming in a parking lot? See it in action in Wooster
Joe Kovach of Entomology, who is studying the best ways to grow food on old asphalt parking lots, is giving free monthly tours of his test plots this summer. The tours, which are aimed at urban farmers in Cleveland, Columbus, and other cities, are coverin ...
ATI ranks No. 1 nationally in two-year agriculture degrees
ATI is back on top as No. 1 in Community College Week's annual Top 100 report, after a one-year drop to the No. 2 slot. ATI ranked first in the nation among two-year institutions in the number of degrees awarded in agriculture (pdf), agricultural ...