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Student Newsletter: April 11, 2016

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  1. Animal Welfare and Behavior Club is having a fundraiser at Oldfield's from 5-9 on April 15th. Come support the club by enjoying some good food and drinks with friends! You don't need to be 21 to attend the event. 25% of the sales go directly to AWBC.

  2. [Citation Needed] will be hosting author Kavin Senapathy on Tuesday, April 12th at 3:30 in the auditorium of the Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center.

  3. The Ohio State University will be hosting the inaugural Buckeye Summit on Thursday, April 14 at the Ohio Union. The focus of this summit will be food security and the role that each of us can and will play in addressing this critical issue.

  4. Shades of Animal Science will be hosting a fundraiser at Blaze Pizza on Tuesday, April 19 from 6-10pm.

  5. Would you be interested in an all-expense paid trip to Lexington, KY and free registration to the Alltech Ideas Conference?

  6. Shades of Animal Science is an organization that networks students with faculty members and career professionals in the several areas of animal sciences. They participate in several hands-on activities throughout the year with animals such as cattle, primates, big cats, and rabbits.


  1. Applications for the Fall 2016 session of the Kentucky Equine Management Internship (KEMI) program must be postmarked by April 30. The course dates are June 17-December 2.

  2. Hidden Acre Dairy Group, LLC is seeking an intern who has the vision and determination to break out of the typical dairy ways and help create a new path for this evolving industry. HADG is offering a product new to the East Coast and wants someone who has the drive to put a company on the map.

  3. Internships at Alltech’s Center for Animal Nutrigenomics and Applied Animal Nutrition offer students the opportunity to work in a professional research setting and utilize state-of-the-art equipment and technology.

  4. Wild Horse Rescue, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit public charity located on a rural Mc Dermott property in Scioto County, Ohio. The farm features Equine of all types.

  5. The Ohio State Waterman Dairy is looking for students interested in the dairy industry who are looking for a paid job or internship for Summer 2016 employment. The OSU Waterman Dairy has 110 registered Jerseys in milk and approximately 165 replacement heifers.

  6. A working cattle and family ranch located near Dubois, Wyoming needs a summer employee. Duties include but are not limited to: cutting lawns, spraying weeds, mending fences, watering lawns and pastures. Some horseback riding experience is preferred.

  7. COSI is looking for a marketing intern to work with and assist the Senior Director of Marketing & Communication and the Marketing Team to accomplish marketing campaign objectives including managing assets, coordinating media placements and promotions, analyzing and reporting on campaign


  1. Semex is actively seeking a relationship-oriented, motivated individual to join their sales team in Central and Eastern Ohio.  Using Semex sales tools and technology, employees will develop and grow partnerships with their customers by listening to their needs, showing the value of the products

  2. Commodity Blenders, Inc. is looking to hire the right individual to immediately assist in the expansion of their poultry division. This is an exciting opportunity to grow with an established company.


  1. The National Poultry & Food Distributors Association awards scholarships to various students of agricultural colleges and universities across the United States. Each selected student will receive a $2000-2500 scholarship from NPFDA.

  2. This merit-based, non-renewable scholarship is available to students who have an overall GPA of at least 3.0 and can provide letters of recommendation as well as evidence of career motivation. Up to $2,500 is available for students entering their final year in four-year and five-year programs.

  3. National Dairy Shrine would like to announce that scholarship applications are currently available on our website and that the deadline for applications is April 15th.

  4. The Meat Industry Suppliers Alliance (MISA) of the Food Processing Suppliers Association will be awarding seven $10,000 scholarships this year to deserving students studying the meat sciences at universities across the country.  Last year they were awarded to students at Colorado State, Kansas

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  6. National Dairy Promotion and Research Board (NDPRB), through Dairy Management Inc.


  1. In conjunction with the 52nd AIARD Annual Conference, the Future Leaders Forum will be offered again this year thanks to the support of USAID.

  2. A Day in the Life of a Buckeye is a program that offers a one-on-one experience for inner city and Appalachian area high school sophomores and juniors to experience life at The Ohio State University, and college in general, for a day.

  3. Do you enjoy sharing your passion for Ohio State with others? Would you be willing to show high school students what it is like to be a Buckeye? The "Experience OSU for a Day" (EOFD) Program allows prospective students to get a feel for what college is really like.


  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 and will continue to provide ALL students and faculty the opportunity to