Past Events

  1. Jan 24, 2019, 5:30pm - 7:00pm

    Back by popular demand, Bill Shkurti gives us a glimpse into what life was like at Ohio State 50 years ago! 1968 proved to be among the most contentious years of the 20th century, particularly on U.S. college campuses. This Buckeye Smart session will describe what fall quarter felt like at the time for some Ohio State students including Bill Shkurti, a graduating senior that year who later served as the university's vice president for business and finance. His talk will also explore how those events helped shape what the university is today and what challenges may lie ahead.

  2. Jan 24, 2019, 5:30pm - 6:15pm

    Wouter Stellaard, Animal Programs Training Director at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, will talk about zoo animal behavior and training.  This event is hosted by the undergraduate student arm of CHAIRE, the Human-Animal Interactions Club.  More information available here. 

  3. Jan 24, 2019, 1:30pm - 2:45pm

    One of the world's most respected advocates for climate justice and Ireland's first woman President, Mary Robinson leads the Mary Robinson Foundation—Climate Justice, a center for thought leadership, education and advocacy for the poor and disempowered in the world that are disproportionately threatened by climate change. A sought-after speaker whose TED Talk received a standing ovation, President Robinson has moved audiences around the world with her passionate and hopeful call for all nations to work together to fight for a sustainable future.

  4. Jan 24, 2019, 8:00am - 12:00pm

    This workshop features the what, why, and how of plant grafting and includes hands-on practice. Rootstocks and scions are provided, and participants can take home their grafted plants. Registration: $35 for members of Friends of Secrest Arboretum; $45 for nonmembers. Preregistration required.   

  5. Jan 23, 2019, 12:00pm - 1:15pm

    Even in the fast-moving 21st century, animals, and the industries built around them, heavily affect our daily lives as well as our economy. The Columbus Metropolitan Club will tackle this discussion from all angles: animals as servants, pets, and food sources.

  6. Jan 21, 2019, 11:00am - 5:00pm

    One dollar from the sale of each ticket will be donated to CFAES’s Stone Laboratory to support student scholarships.  Experts from Ohio State’s Ohio Sea Grant program will be at the event Jan. 19-21 to share information and host children’s activities.

  7. Jan 21, 2019, 9:00am - 1:30pm

    On Monday, January 21, students, faculty & staff from Wooster campus will be volunteering for the MLK National Day of Service. They would love to have your help too!

  8. Jan 20, 2019, 10:00am - 3:00pm

    Connect with fellow Buckeyes at brunch and a Broadway show on January 20. Brunch will be hosted at Delphine with a viewing of the critically acclaimed show Wicked immediately following at the famous Hollywood Pantages.   Register here.

  9. Jan 17, 2019 through Jan 18, 2019, 8:30am - 5:00pm

    This two-day workshop is for commercial growers, and the focus this year is on root zone optimization. 

  10. Jan 17, 2019 through Jan 19, 2019, 8:00am - 3:00pm

    Ohio Maple Days is an educational event for syrup producers set for three dates in three locations: Jan. 17 in Fulton, Jan. 18 in Fredericksburg, and Jan. 19 in Middlefield. The program will be the same at all three locations.