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College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences


Past Events

  1. Dec 13, 2021, 2:30pm - 4:00pm

    This workshop will focus on best practices for translating technical expertise into accessible content for general audiences. Participants will begin to craft their personal science stories through self-reflection, discussion and role-playing.

  2. Dec 9, 2021 (All day)

    Reproducible results define the very core of scientific integrity in modern research. Yet, legitimate concerns have been raised about the reproducibility of research findings, with important implications for the advancement of science and for public support. With statistical practice increasingly becoming an essential component of research efforts across the sciences, this talk highlights the compelling role of statistics in ensuring that research findings in the agricultural sciences are reproducible.

  3. Dec 8, 2021, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

    Effective (and fundable) broader impacts are rarely a one-person effort. At some point you will need to establish strong partnerships to successfully plan and implement your broader impacts activities. This workshop is meant to build on concepts covered in BI 101, however, prior attendance at a BI 101 workshop is not required. Attendees will gain valuable insights into the process of finding the right BI partner, building relationships, and developing equitable partnerships. Potential BI partners within Ohio State and the Central Ohio community will be highlighted.

  4. Dec 6, 2021, 9:00am - 10:00am

    Grace Wang, Executive Vice President for Enterprise for Research, Innovation and Knowledge (ERIK), and Peter Mohler, Interim Senior Vice President for Research, will discuss the research and knowledge enterprise at OSU and their vision for the future.

  5. Nov 19, 2021, 2:00pm - 3:30pm

    This workshop will focus broadly on how people learn and effective communication strategies for a general audience. Participants will begin to identify core messages related to their research, and explore potential audiences for science communication initiatives.

  6. Nov 18, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm

    This webinar is designed for Ohio State faculty and grad/postgrad students participating in industry sponsored research collaborations. Participants will explore how to use existing university-industry relationships to identify company contacts; gather intelligence on current/past Ohio State industry partnerships; and navigate the industry-sponsored research process. 

  7. Nov 17, 2021, 1:00pm - 3:00pm

    As a part of our commitment to fostering a culture of integrity, the Office of University Compliance and Integrity offers an Ohio Ethics Law workshop for university leaders, supervisors, and managers. Of course, all are welcome to attend.  Each session will provide an overview of Ohio Ethics Law, which applies to all faculty and staff, and cover: 

  8. Nov 16, 2021, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    This 2-hour workshop will be led by Matthew Brock, an associate professor in the Department of Educational Studies in the College of Education and Human Ecology, designed for early- to mid-career faculty interested in developing a concrete plan for their short-term and long-term research agenda.

  9. Nov 16, 2021, 1:30pm - 3:00pm

    Differences and similarities of purchasing on sponsored programs vs. general funds, basic rules and regulations, human subjects/petty cash, field work If you require an accommodation such as live captioning or interpretation to participate in any session, please contact Karla Gengler-Nowak at or 614-292-8077. Requests made 10 business days (2 weeks) prior to the event will generally allow us to provide seamless access, but the university will make every effort to meet requests made after this date.

  10. Nov 3, 2021, 10:30am - 12:00pm

    This workshop is designed to increase understanding of the history and importance of developing robust and thoughtful broader impacts plans for federal funding proposals. Attendees will leave with a deeper understanding of how to develop a strong broader impacts plan from conceptualization to implementation, and an increased awareness of broader impacts resources that are available at Ohio State to support these efforts.