1. Experience OSU for a Day Hosts Needed

    Jan 30, 2015

    Experience OSU for a Day Hosts Needed
    Do you enjoy sharing your passion for Ohio State with others? Would you be willing to show high school students what it is like to be a Buckeye? The "Experience OSU for a Day" (EOFD) Program allows prospective students to get a feel for what college is really like. These students visit CFAES frequently, and we are in need of volunteers to show these students around campus when they come to visit.

  2. On-farm food safety training sessions

    Jan 26, 2015

    WOOSTER, Ohio — Ohio State University’s Fruit and Vegetable Safety Program is again hosting training sessions on “Good Agricultural Practices” for Ohio’s fruit and vegetable producers.

    “This year’s program is very similar to the 2014 program,” said Lindsey Hoover, the program’s coordinator.

    The program is a combined effort of Ohio State University Extension and the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, the outreach and research arms of the university’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.

    — Ag Answers
    Martha Filipic


  3. Job Openings at Garden of Hope - Waterman Farm

    Jan 22, 2015

    Garden of Hope 

    Position: Student Assistant, JamesCare for Life (3 positions available). The ideal candidates will be available early February through the end of summer of 2015.

    Location: Garden of Hope, Ohio State’s Waterman Farm, 2490 Carmack Road. The Garden of Hope is a community garden for cancer survivors including families.

  4. Positions Available with Rusty Oak Nursery

    Jan 16, 2015

    Rusty Oak Nursery in Valley city, Ohio has two full-time positions available! 

    Full-Time In House Sales Representative


    Full-Time Shrub Container Production Manager

  5. Upcoming Study Abroad Application Deadlines

    Jan 15, 2015

    January 15

    China: Forest and Wildlife Research England/Scotland: British Open and The Birthplace of Golf

    January 19 (deadlines extended)

  6. REMINDER: 2015 Recognition Program Award Applications

    Jan 15, 2015

    2015 Recognition Program Award Applications
    Application forms and instructions for applying are now available on the Recognition Program website at

    Deadline for all awards applications (exception Outstanding Senior) is 5:00 p.m., Friday, January 30.

    Deadline for the Outstanding Senior Award is January 15.

  7. APPLY NOW: Shinoda Scholar-of-the-Year

    Jan 14, 2015

    The Joseph Shinoda Memorial Scholarship Foundation is offering the Shinoda Scholar-of-the-Year award for 2015! Over the past 50 years, $791,250 has been awarded by the Joseph Shinoda Memorial Scholarship Foundation to assist 660 worthy undergraduate students in completing their floriculture education. Recent scholarships have ranged from $1,000 to $5,000 and have been awarded to students committed to a career in floriculture or a related field. 


  8. 2014 Best Article: Winter Survival of Vidal Blanc Vines for Ice Wine Production

    Jan 13, 2015

    HCS faculty member, Imed Dami, has won national recognition for his article in the "Wine & Vines" trade magazine. The article is based on a research project funded by OGIC to answer the question whether heavy crop load impacts negatively Vidal vines for ice wine production

  9. The Syracuse Biomaterial Institute is looking for Undergraduate applicants!

    Jan 9, 2015

    Syracuse Biomaterials Institute seeks applications from undergraduates interested in research on biomaterials: synthetic and natural substances to treat disease or injury.

  10. OSU Chadwick Arboretum Tree Planting Team wins 1st Place!

    Jan 9, 2015

    The Ohio State University Chadwick Arboretum Tree Planting Team placed first in the tree planting competition in Arlington, Texas. The competition was held near the site of the College Football National Championship game. Team member and Chadwick’s GIS Specialist Christine Voise said it was by a landslide.