Upcoming Events

  1. 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.

  2. 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.   

  3. Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland, will speak on climate justice at the Provost's Discovery Themes Lecturer Program.

    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, 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.

  5. 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. 

  6. raptor in flight

    Jan 25, 2019, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

    Join OSU Extension's Marne Titchenell and learn about Ohio's soaring predatory birds - hawks, owls, eagles and more! This program is for ages 18 and over.  Learn more here.    

  7. Jan 27, 2019 through Jan 30, 2019, 7:00am - 12:00pm

    This annual event attracts nearly 800 biologists, students, and scientists from local, state and provincial, federal, and tribal natural resources agencies, universities, and private companies across the 12 Midwestern states and provinces. Highlights include nearly 400 technical presentations, poster displays, plenary sessions, networking opportunities and social events.

  8. Jan 28, 2019, 5:30pm - 8:00pm

    Are you interested in learning how to network with employers effectively? Have you wondered how to navigate applicant tracking systems?

  9. basket of vegetables

    Feb 5, 2019, 9:00am - 2:45pm

    This is the conference to attend for Southern Ohio specialty crop growers. Fifteen different class options on fruit and vegetable production are available at this conference. Your registration includes a continental breakfast and a buffet lunch. All attendees will receive a USB memory stick with copies of every available presentation to take home, so even if you don’t attend the session, you’ll still get the information. Private pesticide and fertilizer re-certification credits will be available for categories 3, 5, core and fertilizer.

  10. Feb 8, 2019, 8:30am - 3:00pm

    In collaboration, The Risk Institute, Moritz College of Law, Fisher College of Business and the College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences examine — through an interdisciplinary lens — the legal, business and economic consequences of U.S. trade policy. The important and complex issues we discuss today require understanding and solutions best made apparent through collaborative sharing of the information and ideas of more than one area of specialized knowledge.