CFAES Connect : March 2017

Alumni News

  1. A view of the game from the south stands.

    Tickets are SOLD OUT FOR the CFAES Alumni Spring Game Tailgate, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 15 at the Ag Admin Building. Thanks for your interest.

  2. Alumni award winners holding their trophies

    Nearly 150 people recently assembled to honor the achievements and service of 14 alumni from The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.

  3. Happy Hour

    Stop by the CFAES Alumni Society Happy Hour at 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, at Hofbrauhaus Columbus.

  4. OSU Department of Plant Pathology 50 years of excellence 1967-2017

    Look back and move forward as the Department of Plant Pathology commemorates its 50th anniversary. The first event is a reunion luncheon July 1 at Longaberger Alumni House on the Columbus campus. Seating is limited. RSVP here.

CFAES News

  1. Claire Badger

    Claire Badger joins the CFAES Advancement Team as director of alumni engagement on April 3. Please join us in welcoming this passionate professional to our college.

  2. A team of corporate partners standing together in front of some of the donated pilot plant equipment.

    Eventually, anyone who eats food produced in Ohio may see -- or taste -- the benefits of some recent equipment donated to The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.

    In addition to a new teaching tool for food science students, the gift from nine corporate donors will provide hands-on training and applied research opportunities for Ohio’s food industry professionals and entrepreneurs.

  3. Ava Lonneman

    View a video about  Ava Lonneman, 17, of Mogadore, Ohio, winner of the national 2017 Youth In Action Pillar Award for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) and a $5,000 scholarship.

    Ava was recognized at the 4-H Legacy Awards March 21 in Washington, D.C. for establishing herself as a leading youth advocate and organizer for STEM education, reaching more than 1,600 youth with hands-on programming in three years.

  4. BUILDING OHIO STATE

    The exhibit Building Ohio State: From Forest to the Renovation of the Thompson Library, which examines the shared history of Ohio's forests and The Ohio State University, runs through May 14 at the library. A three-part video chronicles the exhibit.

Special Announcement

  1. Dr. Cathann Arceneaux Kress

    The Ohio State University has recommended the appointment of Dr. Cathann Arceneaux Kress as vice president for Agricultural Administration and dean of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, Provost Bruce A. McPheron has announced. The appointment is subject to approval by the Board of Trustees.

    Kress, currently vice president for extension and outreach and director of cooperative extension at Iowa State University, will begin May 1.