Cody McClain, a senior in agriscience education from Nevada, Ohio, has been selected for the Upper Division Agricultural Education Scholarship from the National Association of Agricultural Educators (NAAE).
Two faculty members in the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership (ACEL) were recognized with awards at the Association for Communication Excellence (ACE) Conference, recently held in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Dr. Bob Birkenholz retired from The Ohio State University on August 31, 2018, after more than 16 years of service to the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership.
The following 74 undergraduate students in the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership were named to the 2018 Spring Semester Dean’s List for the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. To be named to the Dean’s List, students must have a 3.5 GPA or higher. Additionally, 24 students earned a 4.0 GPA.
* denotes a 4.0
The 2017 AgriNaturalist was named the top magazine produced by students by the National Agricultural Alumni and Development Association (NAADA) at the 2018 national conference.
The AgriNaturalist is an annual magazine produced by students in the agricultural communication major as a capstone project. It is also the longest running agricultural student publication in the United States, with the 2017 issue being the 123rdedition.
The Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership (ACEL) at The Ohio State University is pleased to share that Dr. Joy Rumble has accepted a position with our department as an assistant professor in agricultural communication. Rumble’s tenure home will be with ACEL on the Columbus campus, but her location of work will be at the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Science’s ATI campus in Wooster, Ohio. Rumble will begin in her position on August 15, 2018.
Zack Bazile, a senior studying agricultural communication, won the national title in men's long jump at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships. This was the first championship for Ohio State's track and field program in 25 years. He set a program and career-best record with a 8.37m (27ft 5.5in) jump.
The Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership (ACEL) awarded more than $53,000 in scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students at the annual banquet on April 2, 2018.