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  1. Bowling to join ACEL faculty

    Jul 11, 2017

    Dr. Amanda Bowling will join the Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership faculty as a visiting assistant professor for the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 academic years.

    Bowling will fill many of the teaching responsibilities in the data analysis and statistics area that opened following the retirement of Dr. Jamie Cano. She will also engage with the agriscience education program by supervising student teachers.

  2. Eight ACEL students selected for OSU Extension internships

    Jun 14, 2017

    Eight ACEL students were slected to serve as interns with OSU Extension counties this summer.

    Through this paid internship, interns will work closely with a local OSU Extension educator as he or she teaches classes, works with volunteers and makes a difference in the community. As an intern, he/she will learn how you can use education to make a difference in people’s lives and how what his/her college expereiences can have an impact on some of the most pressing issues facing Ohioans.

    Intern projects may include:

  3. Buck presented award, faculty active at AAAE Conference

    May 26, 2017

    At the annual conference of the American Association for Agricultural Education (AAAE), Dr. Emily Buck, associate professor in agricultural communication, was presented with the AAAE Distinguished Agricultural Communication Education award.

    This award recognizes an individual AAAE member for outstanding accomplishments in teaching, research and/or extension in agriculture communication education. This was the second year for this award to be presented.

  4. Brown selected as nationwide Teach Ag ambassador

    May 22, 2017

    Kelse Brown, of Edgerton, Ohio, was recently selected as a National Teach Ag Ambassador, an outreach program of the National Council for Agricultural Education, led by the National Association of Agricultural Educators to promote the agricultural education profession.

  5. ACEL Graduate Student Bringing Agricultural Extension into Managua, Nicaragua

    May 5, 2017

    While most graduate students at The Ohio State University are sitting in lectures and conducting research, one student brining Agricultural Extension to the city of Managua, Nicaragua. 

  6. Eight ACEL students selected as CFAES Peer Mentors

    Mar 16, 2017

    Eight ACEL students have been selected to serve as peer mentors for the 2017-2018 school year for the College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CFAES).

    The following students will be serving as peer mentors next year:

  7. ACEL students participate in CFAES Undergraduate Research Forum

    Mar 2, 2017

    Students from the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership (ACEL) competed in the annual CFAES Undergraduate Student Research Forum on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. 

    Shelby Balint, a senior in agriscience education from Huron, Ohio, presented her research titled "Perception of Preservice Teachers' Toward Preparation to Teach the Science of Agriculture."

    Megan Besancon, a senior in agricultural communication from Sterling, Ohio, presented her research titled "A Comparative Analysis of Agricultural Hashtags on Twitter."

  8. Five ACEL students named to CFAES Ambassador Team

    Mar 1, 2017

    Five students from the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership were named as ambassadors for the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. 

    CFAES Ambassadors are a team of 20 to 30 students, selected through an application and interview process, to represent the college in a variety of ways.

  9. Assistant Professor of Leadership position available

    Jan 25, 2017

    The Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership is searching for a new assistant professor of leadership in the community leadership program.

    This position, which will be 75% teaching and 25% research, is a tenure-track position with a 9-month appointment. 

  10. Snider attends annual agriculture educator conference

    Dec 21, 2016

    Carley Snider, from Felicity, attended the 2016 National Association of Agricultural Educators (NAAE) Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Selected from a pool of nationwide candidates, Snider was one of 24 pre-service agricultural education students who participated in the Future Agriscience Teacher (FAST) symposium, five day professional development and networking event that was part of the annual NAAE convention.

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