Nov 20, 2019
Carley Coppler, of Carey, recently completed an internship with the National FFA Foundation in Indianapolis, Indiana.
During her internship, Coppler used her communication skills to engage donors and also interviewed potential individuals to be featured in various publications. In addition to improving her communication skills, Coppler also conducted research and data analysis to strategize ways to engage prospective sponsors.
Nov 19, 2019
Kamala Sweeney, of Canal Winchester, recently completed an internship with the Ohio State Fair and Expo Center in Columbus, Ohio.
During her internship, Sweeney used her communication skills to give tours of the Ohio State Fairgrounds, represent different displays and interact with fairgoers. She also had the opportunity to present awards and announce livestock shows and other special events.
Nov 19, 2019
Brianna Yonley, of Coshocton, recently completed a membership and marketing internship with the Allen, Paulding, Putnam, and Van Wert Farm Bureau in Columbus Grove, Ohio.
During her internship, Yonley used her communication skills to generate content for county webpages and social media. She also planned and coordinated each of the county’s annual meetings and organized the Farm Bureau’s presence at each county fair.
Nov 18, 2019
Innovative. Driven. Engaged.
Do you know a leader who embodies these values of ACEL? Nominate them for the ACEL Alumni Awards!
Oct 8, 2019
The Ohio State University chapter of the Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow (ACT) participated in the 2019 National Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow (NACT) Critique & Contest. An award ceremony was held during the Ag Media Summit in Minneapolis, July 29-30, 2019.
Sep 3, 2019
The alumni board of the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership (ACEL) at The Ohio State University is pleased to announce five alumni as recipients of the inaugural ACEL Alumni Awards.
The alumni, Beth Boomershine, Rose Hartschuh, Larry Lokai, Kayla Oberstadt and John Poulson, were recognized at the department’s annual banquet.
Aug 29, 2019
Dr. Scott D. Scheer has been named as interim chair for the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership (ACEL) in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) at The Ohio State University effective September 1, 2019, through August 31, 2020, or until a new chair is appointed.
Aug 7, 2019
The first project for the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership’s Centennial Endowment has been awarded funding.
Drs. Jera Niewoehner-Green and Mary Rodriguez submitted the selected proposal, which designs a study abroad program to Trinidad and Tobago that will aim to provide experiential international education for both undergraduate and master’s level graduate students that contextualizes leadership and change in the community settings.
Jul 9, 2019
Dr. Tracy Kitchel, professor and chair for the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership (ACEL), recently completed the Big Ten Academic Alliance’s Academic Leadership Program (ALP).
Jul 1, 2019
Congratulations to the following students who were named to the 2019 Spring Semester Dean's List for the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.
To be named to the Dean's List, a student must earn a 3.5gpa or higher during that semester.