January 20 – ACT Meeting, 5:30pm, 205 Ag Admin
January 20 – ACEL Alumni Meeting, 6pm, 105 Ag Admin
January 22 – Environmental Career Expo, 1-4pm, 4-H Center
January 25 – Women’s Center Wednesday, Professional Development and the Forte Foundation, 7-9pm, Multicultural Center, Ohio Union
January 26 – Ag Ed Society Meeting, 7pm, Ag Admin Auditorium
February 3 – ACT Meeting, 5:30pm, 205 Ag Admin
February 9 – Ag Ed Society Meeting, 7pm, Ag Admin Auditorium
February 17 – ACT Meeting, 5:30pm, 205 Ag Admin
February 23 – Ag Ed Society Meeting, 7pm, Ag Admin Auditorium
February 24 – CFAES Career Expo, 1-4pm, 4-H Center
March 2 – ACT Meeting, 5:30pm, 205 Ag Admin
March 8 – Ag Ed Society Meeting, 7pm, Ag Admin Auditorium
March 22 – Ag Ed Society Meeting, 7pm, Ag Admin Auditorium
March 23 – ACT Meeting, 5:30pm, 205 Ag Admin
April 6 – ACT Meeting, 5:30pm, 205 Ag Admin
April 7 – CFAES Recognition Program, Ohio Union
April 12 – Ag Ed Society Meeting, 7pm, Ag Admin Auditorium
April 20 – ACT Meeting, 5:30pm, 205 Ag Admin
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- Internship Award
- New Activity Award
- Jill Pfister Outstanding First Year Student Scholarship
- Outstanding Service to Students
- Outstanding Student Employee
- Outstanding Student Organization
- Outstanding Undergraduate
- Ray Miller Council Scholarship
2016 Ohio State Leadership Awards: Apply/Nominate Today!
Applications and nominations are now open for the 2016 Ohio State Leadership Awards. These awards recognize the outstanding work of individuals and student organizations in a variety of categories. A full list of award descriptions, and the application can be found at http://ohiounion.osu.edu/get_involved/leadership/leadership_awards
This year, we are proud to introduce four new categories in “Student Organization Excellence” – recognizing contributions in “citizenship,” “operations,” “innovation & change,” and “values & purpose.”
Applications, nominations, and letters of recommendation are due by Monday February 1, 2016 at 11:59pm. The 2016 Leadership Awards ceremony and Senior Dinner will be Friday April 8th, 2016.
College Ice Skating Social
CFAES Student Council is having an Ice Skating Social on January 30 from 8:15 – 10:15p.m. at the OSU Ice Rink. There will be special gifts for the first 100 students to arrive! Cookies and hot chocolate will be provided. Students will need to bring $3 to rent skates. Contact Erin Homerosky (email@example.com) if you have any questions.
Denman Forum call for abstracts
Abstract submissions for the Denman Undergraduate Research Forum are being accepted through Thursday (2/4). The event will be held on Wednesday (3/30) in RPAC, and also will include a new Spring Expo in the morning to allow more students opportunities to communicate their research efforts. Information and instructions for submitting abstracts can be found at www.denman.osu.edu/home.aspx. If interested in reviewing student projects, contact: Amanda Perrin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CFAES Scholarship Application Open
Incoming and current CFAES, ATI/Wooster students and Ohio 4-H members your care in completing this form is very important. Please carefully read and follow the instructions. If you are applying for Ohio 4-H scholarships, there will be additional drop down boxes to complete. The priority deadline for submitting this form via the web is February 15, 2016. Apply here
Ohio State University Student-Alumni Council Scholarships
The Ohio State University Student-Alumni Council is awarding five scholarships to students who exemplify leadership and academic qualities that align with our organization’s mission, vision, and values. Any student with two remaining semesters of undergraduate schooling at Ohio State is eligible. Applications are due on January 31. Visit www.go.osu.edu/SACScholarships to find a link to the application. Please contactAshleyGreivenkamp.email@example.com with any questions or concerns.
Pork Industry Scholarships Available
All college juniors and seniors who plan to pursue a career in swine production management or a related field, or will be seeking to attend graduate school and major in a discipline with an emphasis on swine are invited to submit an application for one of the scholarships. The scholarship application and guidelines are located on www.pork.org with a direct link to the scholarship page located on the front page. The deadline for applications is February 18. For more information, please contact Chris Hostetler at firstname.lastname@example.org or 515-223-2606.
Cargill Launches the 2016 Competition of the Cargill Global Scholars Program
We have deeply valued our partnership with Ohio State University over the past three years of the program and hope to continue this partnership in the program’s fourth year. As a partner university, your first and second year undergraduate students who demonstrate exemplary academic achievement, leadership potential and study in a field relevant to Cargill’s world of food, agriculture and risk management are eligible to apply.
In addition to an annual scholarship award of $2,500 for up to two years, the Cargill Global Scholars Program provides leadership development opportunities through seminars, networking events, and a one-on-one mentoring program with executives from Cargill. These enrichment activities have been designed to help foster and enhance the Cargill Global Scholars’ leadership potential and critical thinking skills, and equip them with the tools necessary for becoming global leaders and decisions makers.
Students specializing in any of the following areas are encouraged to apply: Agriculture Related Field, Business, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Food Science, International Relations, Political Science, and Public Policy
The application deadline is March 1, 2016 and we are currently accepting applications online, through our website. To access the application or learn more about the Cargill Global Scholars Program please visit: http://www.cargillglobalscholars.com/. For further information on the Cargill Global Scholars Program in the United States, please contact: Cargillglobalscholars@iie.org.
Careers in Agriculture Scholarship Program
Scholarships worth $1,000 will be awarded to 10 college students in their first or second year who demonstrate scholastic achievement, leadership in agriculture and a perceived ability to contribute to agriculture in the future.
Preference goes to first or second year college students pursuing two- or four-year degrees in agronomy, crop production, or closely related fields.
All applications must be postmarked by February 5, 2016. Winners will be notified by mail in April 2016.
Download the application here.
ADM Ag Services Scholarships
Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), a world leader in agricultural processing, is awarding $1,000 scholarships to select college students who plan to enter an operations career in an ag-related field.
To be considered for a scholarship, students must:
- Possess a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above
- Be a U.S. citizen
- Submit the following items by March 1, 2016:
- A resume
- A statement outlining personal and professional goals (no more than 500 words)
- A statement demonstrating interest in pursuing an ag-operations career at ADM.
Selected applicants will have the opportunity to interview with ADM representatives to further discuss their interest in a career at ADM.
Visit www.adm.com/AgScholarship to apply today.
Internship and Job Opportunities
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Abbott Nutrition – Marketing Internship Program (Columbus, Ohio)
Abercrombie and Fitch – Graphic Design Internship (New Albany, Ohio)
Agrum Wholesale – ESN Intern
American Society of Animal Sciences – Summer Internship (Champaign, Illinois)
American Public Gardens Association – Public Garden Intern
Amplifyer Strategies – Social Media & Communications Intern (San Francisco, California)
Badder Rutter – Ag Marketing Internship (Brookfield, Wisconsin)
Badder Rutter – Agriculture PR/Social Media Internship (Brookfield, Wisconsin)
ideastream – Media Internship
Illinois Corn – Summer Internship
Indiana Department of Agriculture – FFA Intern (Indianapolis, Indiana)
Kiwanis – Meetings and Conventions Intern (Indianapolis, Indiana)
Louisiana State University – Ag Center Summer 4-H Camp Staff (Pollock, Louisiana)
ODOT, Delaware County – Public Information Intern (Delaware, Ohio)
Ohio Machine – Graphic Design Internship (Columbus, Ohio)
Radio One – Programming Intern (Cleveland, Ohio)
Sinclair Broadcast Group – Events and Marketing Intern (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Full-Time Job Openings
Audubon Center at Riverlands – Center Director
(West Alton, Missouri)
Bowling Green State – Writer
(Bowling Green, Ohio)
Cargill – Marketing Communications Lead, Poultry
Cuyahoga Community College – Manager, Outreach & Alumni Relations
Elanco – Digital Communications Manager
Flying Horse Farms – Camp Admissions Coordinator
(Mount Gilead, Ohio)
Flying Horse Farms – Annual Fund Coordinator
(Mount Gilead, Ohio)
Franklin Park Conservatory – On-Call Educator
Georgia Cattlemen’s Association – Summer Internship
Gladden Community House – Volunteer Coordinator
Grange Insurance Audubon Center – Director
Heritage Auctions – Graphic Designer, Art Director
Kiwanis – Program Specialist – Foundation
National FFA – Education Specialist, Alumni
National FFA – Program Manager, CDE
National FFA – Planned Giving Coordinator
National FFA – Program Evaluation and Assessment Specialist
Ohio State, CFAES – Study Abroad Coordinator
Ohio State, Rec Sports – ARC Coordinator
Ohio State, Jon Glenn College – Graduate Program Manager
Ohio State, Student Advocacy Center – Program Coordinator
Ohio, Natural Resources – Parks Conservation Coordinator
(Clermont County, Ohio)
Omaha Steaks – Digital Marketing Manager
Premier Cooperative – Marketing and Communications
(Mt. Horeb, Wisconsin)
Swagelok – Communications Manager
tcg – Graphic Designer
The Organic Gardener – Garden Communication Coordinator
(Highland Park, Illinois)
Teton Waters Ranch – Brand Ambassador
(Salt Lake City, Utah)
Texas Beef Council – Digital Community Coordinator
Texas Trophy Hunters Association – Art Director (
San Antonio, Texas)
University of Dayton – Communication Coordinator
University of Florida – 4-H Volunteer Support
University of Florida – Marketing and Communication Specialist
Extension and Teaching Jobs
Ohio Ag Ed Openings
OSU Extension, Meigs County – Extension Educator, ANR
OSU Extension, Medina County – Extension Educator, CD
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Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership