CFAES Connect: June 2016

Alumni News

  1. For their generous support and dedication, Sonny Beck and Jack Fisher recently received awards at the 2016 National Agricultural Alumni and Development Association’s (NAADA) Annual Conference.

  2. Stop by the Ohio State Fair to meet students and staff from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences on Tuesday, August 2 for a special CFAES alumni, friends and future student experience. 

  3. Join in on a celebration of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and reconnect with alumni and friends in Chicago this month. The deadline is approaching so register now.


  4. Help highlight the success and service of the Ohio State University Department of Food Science and Technology alumni and nominate someone today for the Hall of Distinction.

  5. Join fellow Horticulture and Crop Science alumni and friends for a reception July 11 at the Chadwick Arboretum. 

  6. Save the date for the 2016 Homecoming Weekend and CFAES Fallfest, September 30 through October 2! We invite you to come back to campus and celebrate your Ohio State experience.     


  1. Dr. Bruce A. McPheron became The Ohio State University's executive vice president and provost on a permanent basis on June 1.

    Ohio State President Michael V. Drake named McPheron, an alumnus who had returned to serve as CFAES dean and had served as interim provost, following  a national

  2. Greg West has assumed the role of the college's director of food systems and industry relations.