CFAES conducts survey of animal facilities
The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) commissioned an Animal Facilities Re-envisioning Committee to provide recommendations towards a plan and vision for 21st century animal facilities that enhance the research, teaching an ...
New development staff for Wooster campus
The college recently added two staff members to support development efforts for the Wooster campus. Dawn Hammer Tabata was named senior director of development for CFAES in September, 2014. Based in Columbus, she is responsible for major gifts fundraising ...
Partnership with K&S Millwrights yields new grain storage for Ohio State ATI
Animals need grain, and grain needs a place to be stored. At Ohio State ATI’s Grace Drake Learning Laboratory (GDLL), the need became especially pressing when one of its two grain bins developed structural problems. Located downhill from one of Ohio State ...
Alumnus named to crops manager position
Scott Ruck is Ohio State ATI's new crops manager. Scott is a 2011 graduate of the Ohio State ATI agronomy program, CFAES Department of Horticulture and Crop Sciences with an agronomy focus. Scott was previously employed by Shearer Equipment in Woos ...
Ohio State ATI grad shooting for Rio in 2016
Before the autumn semester of 2013, Ohio State ATI graduate and animal sciences major Katiann Scherer hadn’t played a minute of team handball in her life. But thanks to an intramural sports experience at Ohio State University, she is now working to earn a ...
Ohio State ATI is solar exam provider
Ohio State ATI has recently been approved as an exam provider for a nationally recognized solar energy certification. The certification is provided by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP). Persons seeking this certificati ...
Ohio State ATI enrollment on the rise
For two consecutive years, Ohio State ATI autumn semester enrollment has increased. Fall 2013 enrollment was 643 students, an increase of 5.1 percent over 2012. This year's enrollment jumped by nearly 10 percent to an official headcount of 702. Enro ...
Ohio State ATI welcomes three new faculty members
Three new faculty members joined Ohio State ATI this fall. Dr. Deana (pronounced Deena) Namuth-Covert lives in Lincoln Nebraska where she has been a faculty member at the University of Nebraska for fifteen years. She continues to reside there while being ...
Dr. D. Elder publishes book
Congratulations to Dr. D. Elder on the recent publication of her book “ Why the Amish Sing ”. A review of the book emphasizes that singing occurs in nearly every setting of Amish life. It is a sanctioned pleasure that frames all Amish rituals and one that ...
Royce Thornton named division chair
Royce Thornton has been appointed chair of the Agricultural and Engineering Technologies Division. He will serve a four-year appointment. ...