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Student Newsletter: December 12th, 2022

Welcome to Week 17! Have a great break! 

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CAMPUS NEWS & EVENTS

  1. If you’re looking for a great animal science elective for spring term, consider adding our new Pet Food Nutrition course!  See flier attached and information below.

  2. There is going to be a vet school interview workshop on Janurary 17th, 2023 from 5-6 pm via zoom. Anyone can register on Handshake starting December 1st.

  3. Online MS Translational Pharmacology program for Clinical and Preclinical Researchers

INTERNSHIP & PART-TIME ANNOUNCEMENTS

  1. The USDA-funded Rainfed Agriculture Innovation Network (RAIN) project will host a Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program in the Summer of 2023.

  2. The Humane Animal Rescue of Pittsburgh Wildlife Rehabilitation center is offering a Spring internship program! The internship program is designed for students studying biology or environmental sciences.

  3. The Zebrafish Facility on campus has 3 student assistant positions available ($13/hour) to join the husbandry team. The position is ideal for students interested in animal holding systems, tropical fish care, veterinary medicine, fisheries, animal husbandry, etc.

  4. Waterman has student employment opportunities open! You can apply through Workday, job requisition R54181.  Please include resume or cover letter with contact information.

     

FULL-TIME JOB ANNOUNCEMENTS

  1. North Dakota State University has a potition opening for a grad student for their initiative on Livestock Microbiome. For more details, see attached. 

SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

  1. The Poultry Science Association and PSA Foundation are pleased to accept applications for two undergraduate scholarships with funding starting in 2023.

LEADERSHIP & DEVELOPMENT

  1. WH Miner Agricultural Research Institute in Chazy, NY is welcoming applications for their four paid internship programs:

    Summer Experience in Farm Management

HELPFUL RESOURCES

  1. All OSU Counseling and Consultation Services (CCS) staff were sent home to tele-commute until further notice.The CCS phone line 614-292-5766 remains available for emergency assistance 24 hours per day, 7 days a week.

  2. Did you know that CFAES has hired a counselor to support the needs of their students' mental health?  Dr.

  3. The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences has renewed its partnership with Portfolium.com and will continue to provide ALL students and faculty the opportunity to

  4. The Career Services page on the departmental site has been redeveloped to hopefully make it more user-friendly. Check out helpful resources for building a resume, writing cover letters and more. There are resume templates that can be used to create a resume in case you don’t know where to start

  5. Lifebuoy

    Emergency: Dial 911
    University Police: 614-292-2121
    Student Advocacy Center: 614-292-1111
    Student Judicial Affairs: 614-292-0748

  6. Job search

    In addition to company websites, below is a list of websites that you might find helpful in your search for a full-time position, or even internship experience.

    Ag Explorer