Letter from the Director
I frequently am asked the question by those from outside the University what I do when most of the students are away from campus during the summer months. This has been a particularly busy summer for me in my role as Interim Director at Ohio State ATI. Th ...
ATI Ranked Number One in Ag Degrees
Ohio State’s Agricultural Technical Institute in Wooster is ranked number one in the nation among two-year institutions in the awarding of degrees in agriculture in Community College Week’s 2012 Top 100 report. In addition to ranking the overall top 100 a ...
U. S. Rep. Bob Gibbs '74 to speak at 40th Commencement
The Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute will confer 139 degrees and certificates to graduates at its 40th commencement exercises on Saturday, May 4 at 11 a.m. at Fisher Auditorium. This year’s commencement speaker is the Honorable Rober ...
Facebook connects Alumni
More than 300 million photos were uploaded to facebook per day from January to March 2012. 3.2 billion "Likes" and Comments were generated by Facebook users per day durning the first quarter of 2012. More business internet traffic goes to Facebo ...
This video demonstrates how to set up an easy anaerobic digestion experiment for bioenergy production with simple kitchen materials such as vinegar, baking soda, water bottles, etc. The Touchstone Algae research project in Wayne County is looking to red ...
Resources for Teachers
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) – US Department of Energy This site has a wealth of information regarding renewable fuels, renewable electricity, energy science and strategic energy analysis. One unique feature of this site is a dynamic mappin ...
Three faculty retirements leave big shoes to fill
Three faculty members retired at the end of the 2014-15 academic year, leaving some mighty big shoes to fill in their respective programs. Dr. Wesley Greene retired at the end of May after a 29-year teaching career at Ohio State ATI. Greene has taught cou ...
Temple Grandin visits beef facility
When visitors to Ohio State ATI’s beef cattle handling facility learn that it was designed by renowned animal behaviorist Temple Grandin, the question that almost inevitably follows is, “Has she ever been to the facility?” Now, at last, the answer is “Yes ...
New partnership with AGCO to boost power equipment program
Ohio State ATI has entered into an agreement with AGCO, a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural equipment, to be an education provider in their AGCO Advantage training and scholarship program, which recruits high schoo ...
Emeritus Profile: Ron Borton
Ron Borton may not have been one of Ohio State ATI's original faculty members (he joined the faculty in the institute's second year), but he possibly wins the prize for most positions held. Ohio State ATI classes were being held in Phase I (now ...