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The Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow (ACT) chapter at The Ohio State University was presented with several national awards during the Ag Media Summit held in Indianapolis, July 26-30, 2014.

The chapter was presented with the National ACT Chapter of the Year for the 2013-2014 academic year. Ohio State also won the award in 2009, 2010 and 2012.

The Alumni Board for the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership will host an alumni tailgate and chili cookoff on Saturday, September 6, 2014 in the Agricultural Administration Auditorium from 3-5pm.

Judging will take place at 3pm, so all entries should arrive at 2:30pm. Each winner will receive a trophy and his or her name on a plaque in the ACEL office.

All alumni of and current students in the Department are encouraged to attend.

Erin Williams, of McConnelsville, will complete an internship this summer with American Dairy Association Mideast in Columbus, Ohio.

During the internship, Williams will use her communication skills to serve as an advocate of dairy. She will write news releases, create social media content and design printed and electronic materials for the organization. Williams will also coordinate events and activities for the Association for the Ohio State Fair, including the butter cow display.