CFAES Connect : March 2016

Alumni News

  1. Award recipients at the banquet

    Nearly 180 alumni, faculty, staff, students and friends of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences gathered to honor the accomplishments and service of 19 esteemed alumni during the the

  2. Spring Game Tailgate

    The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences
    is hosting a Spring Game Tailgate for CFAES young alumni & their families!

    Saturday, April 16, 2016

    10:30 a.m . - Registration & Activities
    11 a.m. to 1 p.m

  3. Alumni mingle with CFAES ambassadors
    About 30 Buckeyes heard the latest on our new facilities and additional progress at a mixer for alumni and friends of The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences earlier this month in Washington, D.C.  
  4. Scott Shearer, Bruce Kettler and Kevin Adams

    Miss and Kevin Adams of Mandeville, La. hosted about 30 alumni, friends, faculty and staff at a reception during the recent Commodity Classic Trade Show in New Orleans.

Alumni Spotlight

  1. Wes Budke

    Enjoy this video about Wes Budke, a 2016 CFAES Meritorious Service Award winner, which was shown during this year's Alumni Awards Luncheon.

  2. Ken Cochran

    Ken Cochran, a 2016 CFAES Meritorious Service Award winner, was among those honored during this year's Alumni Awards Luncheon.

    Enjoy this video about about him.

CFAES News

  1. A horse in a field

    A passion for horses and a desire to give back has inspired Lee Smith of Columbus to make a unique gift -- the largest in the history of the Equine Program at The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environment Sciences. 

  2. Dr. Jerry Bigham

    Dr. Jerry Bigham will serve as interim associate dean for research and graduate education while the college conducts a national search for a permanent successor to Steve Slack.

  3. IRA rollover benefit

    Do you know the tax benefits of the IRA rollover? 

    The IRA charitable rollover law allows you to transfer up to $100,000 tax-free directly from an individual retirement account (IRA) to The Ohio State University Foundation without undesirable tax effects.