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  1. Commentary on the Student-Citizen

    Aug 28, 2013

    Roger Williams, along with Thomas Kuzmic, Oklahoma State University, and Blair Orr, Michigan Technical University, wrote the commentary, The Student-Citizen and Study Abroad, for the Journal of Forestry. Read how the accelerating part of globalization makes an international component an important part of education.

  2. SENR Students Take Advantage of Opportunities to Gain Real World Experience

    Aug 23, 2013

    Summer is a good time for many of our students to gain valuable real world experience to prepare them for natural resource and environmental-related careers. Read about some of the opportunities SENR students took advantage of this summer.

  3. Pay It Forward Event at Schiermeier Wetlands

    Aug 23, 2013

    How do you move 44 tons of soil from 88 mesocosm tubs in 2.5 hours?  

  4. Welcome New and Returning Students

    Aug 21, 2013

    We are excited to welcome our new students and our returning students to the School of Environment and Natural Resources. Nearly 59 new freshmen, 36 new transfer students and 23 graduate students are joining us this semester. The School offers 46 distinct courses this semester with two new course offerings.

  5. Express Services Offered for Students This Week

    Aug 12, 2013

    The School of Environment and Natural Resources’ Academic Team in 210 Kottman Hall resumes its' normal Express Services' schedule (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.) on Fridays. Express Services are offered in order to assist as many students as possible.  We see students on a walk in basis and limit the time to 15 minutes.  
  6. SENR Well Represented at Professional Meetings

    Aug 1, 2013

    This summer SENR faculty, staff and graduate students are participating in a number of professional society meetings and workshops.  Attendance at these meetings and workshops is an opportunity to highlight and share their research with national and international colleagues.  The meetings also provide invaluable networking opportunities, as well as the opportunity to learn more about other research conducted in their fields.  
  7. Faculty Partnering on One Health Initiative

    Jul 31, 2013

    School of Environment and Natural Resources (SENR) faculty Dr. Robyn Wilson and Dr. Jeremy Bruskotter are partnering on a major health initiative in Ethiopia that seeks to chart a new course for a healthier future for Ethiopians.  

  8. Mississippi River Basin Panel to meet at the Schiermeier Wetlands

    Jul 18, 2013

    The Mississippi River Basin Panel (MRBP) of the national Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force (ANSTF) is set to meet on Ohio State’s campus this week (July 23-24). The panel will meet at the Wilma H. Schiermeier Olentangy River Wetland Research Park (ORWRP) where they will discuss significant aquatic invasive species activities, review accomplishments, and identify issues of concern. The MRBP project area includes the entire Mississippi River Basin, the largest watershed in the nation.

  9. Ohio State University Researchers Working with Farmers to Protect Ohio Water Quality, Lessen Algal Blooms

    Jul 11, 2013

    With harmful algal bloom forecast to increase this summer in western Lake Erie, experts with Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) continue to work with farmers statewide to offer steps agriculture can take to continue to lessen the potential for runoff from farmlands. 

  10. SENR Undergraduates Engaged in Diversity of Summer Experiences

    Jul 10, 2013

    Summer is officially underway and we have reports from the field that SENR undergraduates are engaged in a wide array of activities.  According to Trish Raridan Preston, career counselor for the School of Environment and Natural Resources, “summer is a perfect time for students to apply what they have been learning in the classroom. It's an excellent opportunity to try on a job and see how it really fits.”