Campus News

  1. Saddle and Sirloin's 99th Little International

    Apr 30, 2013

    Saddle and Sirloin held the 99th Annual Little International on Saturday, April 20 at the Ohio State University Beef Center. The Little International, originally called the Young International was first held in the fall of 1912 in order to help prepare the livestock which would be going to Chicago for the International Exposition the following December. The Little International gives students without any showing experience a chance to learn about an animal and how to exhibit it. An inexperienced showman and an experienced showman are paired together and assigned an animal to show.

  2. CFAES Diversity Catalyst Team wins 2013 Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award

    Apr 16, 2013

    The CFAES Diversity Catalyst Team was awarded the 2013 Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award by the University Senate Committee and the Office of Human Resources.  Recognition was awarded to the Team based on demonstrated, significant commitment toward enhancement of diversity at OSU and in CFAES.  Efforts by the CFAES Team were found to exceed the expectations in implementation of the university’s action plan.  As award winners, the Team will:

  3. CFAES Fraternity Wins William H. Hall Chapter of the Year Award

    Apr 15, 2013

    The William H. Hall Chapter of the Year Award recognizes the most outstanding fraternity at The Ohio State University. This year’s Chapter of the Year was awarded to Delta Theta Sigma (DTS) from The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.

  4. O yes! Great job prospects for CFAES grads

    Apr 9, 2013

    By New Year's Day this year, graduating senior Linsey Howell already had five job offers.

  5. How to bring local, healthier foods back to school

    Apr 9, 2013

    Did you know that almost 30 percent of Ohioans are obese? And do you realize that the state of Ohio spends more than $3 billion a year treating the health-related consequences of obesity?

  6. How can we recruit more Latino students in agriculture?

    Apr 9, 2013

    The statistics for Latino students enrolling in agriculture are alarming. Latinos will impact the future of our society and will have the potential to impact agriculture. Given the rapidly changing demographics and the low numbers of Latino students entering agriculture, it is time to explore ways to address this crisis.

  7. Ohio State, Smucker's come together over coffee

    Apr 9, 2013

    Adding to their longstanding tradition of collaboration, Ohio State and The J.M.

  8. Straight from the fish's mouth

    Apr 9, 2013

    In addition to a wide range of college classes, Stone Lab, Ohio State's island campus on Lake Erie, is once again offering non-credit workshops this summer and early fall. These one- to three-day workshops allow participants of all ages to catch a glimpse of Lake Erie science and recreation opportunities, and most get a taste of the Stone Lab experience with an overnight stay on Gibraltar Island.

  9. Ohio 4-H inducts 4 into Hall of Fame

    Apr 9, 2013

    Four honorees were inducted into the Ohio 4-H Hall of Fame during the 2013 Ohio Volunteer Conference and Bob Evans Farms Recognition Luncheon in March.

  10. Brewing, buying biogas: OARDC campus at Wooster now runs on 30 percent green energy

    Apr 9, 2013

    Rotten produce. Animal fat. Bad soda. Manure. OARDC's Wooster campus is going to waste.

    And that's a good thing.