News

  1. Claflin hired as assistant professor of agriscience education

    Jul 8, 2021

    The Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership (ACEL) at The Ohio State University is pleased to share that Dr. Kellie Claflin will join our department as an assistant professor in agriscience education.

    “We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Claflin to our agriscience education faculty at Ohio State,” said Dr. Shannon Washburn, professor and chair of ACEL. “Her experiences as an educator will be beneficial to the continual growth of our undergraduate and graduate programing and development of future educators and leaders.”

  2. Niewoehner-Green elected to national leadership educators board

    Jun 11, 2021

    Dr. Jera Niewoehner-Green, assistant professor of community leadership, has been elected to serve as a member of the Association of Leadership Educators (ALE) Board of Directors.

    Niewoehner-Green will serve a two-year term as an at-large director from July 2021 to July 2023. 

    The Association of Leadership Educators, Inc. is a professional organization to strengthen and sustain the expertise of professional leadership educators. 

  3. Landaverde elected to position on AIAEE board

    Jun 10, 2021

    Rafael Quijada Landaverde, doctoral student in agricultural communication, education, and leadership, has been elected the student representative to the executive board of the Association for International Agricultural and Extension Education (AIAEE) for 2021-2022. 

    AIAEE is a professional organization for agricultural and extension educators who share a common goal of strengthening agricultural and extension education programs and institutions worldwide.

  4. Buck named AAAE Fellow

    Jun 7, 2021

    Dr. Emily Bisdorf Buck, professor of agricultural communication, was inducted as an American Association for Agricultural Education (AAAE) Fellow during the organizations annual conference in May 2021.

    This award recognizes members of the association who have made exceptional contributions to and impacts on the profession and AAAE.

  5. Filson named recipient of university distinguished teaching award

    May 11, 2021

    Dr. Caryn Filson, assistant professor of agriscience education, received Ohio State’s 2021 Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching. This announcement came during the annual retreat for the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership (ACEL) and was presented when Provost Bruce McPheron, Provost Bruce McPheron, College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) Dean Cathann A. Kress and colleagues made a surprise visit to the virtual meeting. 

  6. 2022 Student Teacher Placements Announced

    May 3, 2021

    Our agriscience education students who will be completing their student teaching experiences in 2022 found out their placements recently.

  7. Rodriguez elected as president-elected of AIAEE

    Apr 30, 2021

    Dr. Mary Rodriguez, assistant professor of community leadership, has been elected president-elect of the Association for International Agricultural and Extension Education (AIAEE) for 2021-2022. 

    She will take over leadership of the organization at the 2022 annual conference, which is scheduled to be held in Thessaloniki, Greece in April 2022.

    AIAEE is a professional organization for agricultural and extension educators who share a common goal of strengthening agricultural and extension education programs and institutions worldwide.

  8. ACEL undergraduates complete in research forums

    Apr 23, 2021

    Undergraduate students from the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership (ACEL) competed in two undergraduate research forums at The Ohio State University. The University’s Richard J. and Martha D. Denman Undergraduate Research Forum and the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) Undergraduate Research Forum were both held virtually during the first week of April. 

  9. ACEL names 2021 Distinguished Seniors

    Mar 29, 2021

    The Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership (ACEL) has named 14 students to the third class of ACEL Distinguished Seniors in 2021. These students were selected by the faculty and staff of the Department for their excellence both in and out of the classroom. 

  10. Ohio State agriscience education seniors complete student teaching around Ohio

    Mar 24, 2021

    Each year the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education and Leadership (ACEL) at the Ohio State University sends students to high schools around the state for 12 weeks to gain real world experience in the classroom. This year, 22 agricultural education programs welcomed student teachers who are seniors in the College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) and agriscience education majors. 

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