Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow Dates set for Autumn 2018

The Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow student organization will meet on the dates listed below at 6pm in Agricultural Administration 211.

September 5 (guest speaker Hayley Beck, United Producers, Inc.)
September 26 (guest speaker Kelsie Hinds, Ohio Soybean Ambassador)
October 3 (guest speaker Joel Penhorwood, Ohio’s Country Journal/Ohio Ag Net)
October 17
November 7 (guest speaker BJ Eick, Herdmark Media)
November 28

Agricultural Education Society Meetings for Autumn 2018

Agricultural Education Society will meet on the following dates in Agricultural Administration 211 at 7pm (unless noted).

August 28 (Meeting at Nosker House lobby)
September 1
September 25
October 9
October 30
November 13
December 4

If you have questions, contact Megan Bergman at

Birkenholz Retirement Celebration

On Friday, August 24, a retirement celebration was held for Dr. Robert J. Birkenholz, professor in the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership.

Colleagues, students and former advisees joined together at the Fawcett Center from across the country to wish Birkenholz, and his wife Pam, well in their new adventures.

Ice Cream Social & Student Open House

All students are invited to join the faculty and staff of the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership for an ice cream social and open house of our recently renovated space!

Graeter’s Ice Cream will be served from 3:30-5pm on Monday, August 27 in Agricultural Administration 200.

Congratulations Dr. Overholt!

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Larry Overholt on the successful defense of his dissertation titled “Out of School and Out of Work in Choluteca, Honduras: A Phenomenological Study.”

Dr. Overholt’s committee including advisor, Dr. Tracy Kitchel, committee members Dr. Caryn Filson and Dr. Graham Cochran, and Graduate Faculty Representative Dr. Jeffrey Cohen from the Department of Anthropology.



Congratulations Larry!

Please join us in congratulating Phillip Goerig on the successful defense of his Master’s thesis titled “Ohio 4-H Professionals Perceptions of Attitudes Towards 4-H Camping Programs.”

Goerig’s committee members included Dr. Scott Scheer and advisor Dr. Jeff King.

Congratulations Phillip!!