Healthy, wealthy, and wise: What worksite wellness means to people... and how Extension helps
Employers increasingly offer worksite wellness programs to employees, for good reason: a 2010 analysis in Health Affairs showed a decrease of $3.27 in medical expenses and $2.73 saved in absenteeism costs for every dollar invested in worksite wellness ...
Lake's effect on housing prices?
Researchers Mark Partridge, Elena Irwin, and Heather Stephens, all of the Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics, have found that Lake Erie attracts highly educated people to its communities and that homeowners are will ...
Come join us for the 4th annual CFAES Back2School Bash on Thursday, September 10, starting at 5:00 PM at Fred Beekman Park! There will be free food, music, games, competitions, a kickball tournament, and opportunities to learn how to get involved within t ...
2012 Professional Development Night- Find Your Fit!
The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences hosted the 10 th annual Professional Development night in the Ohio Union Performance hall on October 9, 2012. A total of 239 students, faculty, staff, and industry representatives were in atten ...
Ohio State Wins Livestock Judging Competition
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State University Livestock Judging Team won the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) Collegiate and Junior Livestock Judging contest on Oct. 6, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Exposition Center in Harrisbu ...
Sigma Alpha Recruitment
Sigma Alpha is a professional agricultural sorority that promotes scholarship, leadership, service and fellowship among its members. The sorority was founded in 1978 at The Ohio State University by five women who wanted an alternative to the social Greek ...
AFA Leaders Conference Application Assistance
Do you feel that you are a leader or possess exceptional leadership skills? Are you searching to strengthen your soft skills and industry knowledge or network? AFA Leaders Conference is a high intensity and highly passionate atmosphere over a four day con ...
Dean Moser retirement party is Sept. 14
"I have found no greater satisfaction than achieving success through honest dealing and strict adherence to the view that, for you to gain, those you deal with should gain as well." -- Alan Greenspan Those who know Bobby Moser know how well this ...
CFAES announces new Moser Scholars Program
CFAES Dean Bobby Moser is retiring after 21 years, the longest run for a dean under Ohio State President E. Gordon Gee. As vice president for agricultural administration, Moser also oversaw OSU Extension, OARDC, and ATI. Moser’s wife, Pat, has been equall ...
Keys to reducing H3N2v flu risk? Public awareness, keeping sick pigs away from fairs
Better education regarding the nature of influenza viruses and how to prevent infection, along with stepped-up efforts to keep sick pigs away from agricultural fairs, are the best ways to minimize risk of human disease and any potentially adverse impact o ...