About Us: News

  1. ASC Competition Application!

    Sep 15, 2014

    Each year, the ASC competition is centered on a real life construction project and judged by a panel of industry professionals.  They include Owners, Developers, Construction Managers and Contractors. Upon arrival to Chicago, the teams will be given the “project” and will be expected to create an estimate, project management plan, and safety plan in a given time period. The teams will also be required to present their findings to a team of judges.  This year’s schedule is as follows:

  2. FABE study shows fish from Lake Erie are safe to eat, despite algae bloom

    Sep 11, 2014

    Despite toxic algae blooms, fish from Lake Erie are safe to eat, according to early results of a study from The Ohio State University. Researchers have finished one year of the study into how harmful algae affects walleye, yellow perch and white perch, said Jay Martin, professor of ecological engineering at OSU’s department of food, agricultural and biological engineering. To read the article, click here.

  3. FABE Seniors Contribute to Conservation Plan

    Aug 8, 2014

    Providing solutions: Real-world projects cap off senior year - click for full article

  4. Dr. Katrina Cornish is featured in Continuum

    Jul 23, 2014

    A solution to latex allergies—and a business opportunity

    Read the full article at: http://cfaes.osu.edu/sites/cfaes_main/files/site-library/site-documents/continuum/Continuum_Summer_2014_Flo.pdf. 

  5. Andrew Mann wins NACTA Graduate Student Teaching Award

    Jul 23, 2014

    Congratulations to Andrew Mann for winning the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) Graduate Student Teaching Award!

  6. Dr. Dee Jepsen wins Educational Aids Blue Ribbon Award

    Jul 23, 2014

    Congratulations to Dr. Dee Jepsen who won the Educational Aids Blue Ribbon Award at the 2014 ASABE conference!

  7. Fuqing Xu receives the 1st Place ASABE Boyd Scott Graduate Research Award

    Jul 18, 2014

    Congratulations to Fuqing Xu on receiving the first place (Ph.D. category) Boyd Scott Graduate Research Award!

    Fuqing Xu’s research on the modeling of solid state anaerobic digestion received the First Place (Ph.D. Category) Boyd-Scott Graduate Research Award on the 2014 ASABE Annual International Meeting held in Montreal, Canada.

  8. Congratulations to Dr. Scott Shearer!

    Jul 18, 2014

    Congratulations to Dr. Scott Shearer on being inducted as an ASABE Fellow!

  9. Jay Martin, FABE Professor, discusses harmful algae blooms with the Dispatch

    Jun 25, 2014

    Dr. Jay Martin is part of a team of scientists studying the western part of Lake Erie and the Maumee River, from which the most amount of phosphorus floods into the lake. Data indicate that the lake could experience an 85 percent increase in blooms that stretch 117 square miles or larger. Click here to read the article published in The Columbus Dispatch.

  10. Congratulations to Lauren Slutzky!

    Jun 24, 2014

    Congratulations to Lauren Slutzky for winning first place in the poster competition at the Case Western for the Polymer Initiative of Northeast Ohio (PINO) Conference!

    The poster competition was among 77 Post-Doctoral and Graduate Students, from 25 universities including University of Michigan, University of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Mellon, University of Akron and Case Western. To learn more about the conference, click here.