📷 with Mr. Toshi Nakahara of the #JapanPrize and @CFAES_OSU soil scientist Rattan Lal, one of two @JapanPrizeAward recipients this year. Congratulations and thank you for representing @OhioState. pic.twitter.com/RmhunKFGvJ
— Michael V. Drake (@OSUPrezDrake) April 8, 2019
CFAES soil scientist Rattan Lal formally received the Japan Prize today, Monday, April 8, in Tokyo. You can watch the ceremony in the video above. Ohio State President Michael V. Drake, First Lady Brenda Drake, and CFAES Wooster Director Dave Benfield were among the delegation from Ohio State attending the ceremony. The Japan Prize is considered one of the most prestigious honors in science and technology.