Connections Newsletter : Summer 2018

Articles

  1. Passers by on State Route 32 are no doubt taking notice of The Ohio State University South Centers’ brand new sign.

  2. (Editor’s Note: The following is the latest in a series of feature stories highlighting The Ohio State University South Centers Staff)

    By Bradford Sherman
    OSU South Centers

Business

  1. The Ohio State University South Centers was recently awarded funding by the U.S. Economic Development Administration to conduct an incubator expansion feasibility study.

Cooperatives

  1. Dennis Bolling, a passionate advocate for cooperatives and a supporter of the Center for Cooperatives in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, was inducted into the Ohio Agricultural Hall of Fame on August 3 at the Ohio State Fair. 

  2. By Ivory Harlow
    Program Specialist, CFAES Center for Cooperatives

    On June 1st, 2018, the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences Center for Cooperatives, based at the OSU South Centers, launched Co-op Mastery: Beyond Cooperatives 101.

Horticulture

  1. By Bradford Sherman
    Ohio State University South Centers

  2. By Gary Gao, PhD
    Extension Specialist and Associate Professor OSU South Centers

Manufacturing

  1. Manufacturers have the opportunity to place high school and career technical students as interns in their manufacturing operations. 

Marketing

  1. By Christie Welch
    Direct Marketing Program Specialist

    Ohio farmers’ markets are thriving and many of them accept Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits (SNAP); formerly known as the federal food stamp program.

SWBR

  1. By Rafiq Islam, PhD
    Soil, Water and Bioenergy Resources Program

  2. By Rafiq Islam, PhD
    Soil, Water and Bioenergy Resources Program

    Dr. Rafiq Islam visited Ghana as one of The Mandela Washington Fellowship Reciprocal Exchange Components in June and July 2018.