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Department of Animal Sciences


Student Newsletter: November 1st, 2021

Welcome to Week 11!

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  1. Pet Food Nutrition (ANIM SCI 4035) is debuting next Spring semester! In this class, you will learn about the behind-the-scenes of pet food! It will be held in-person Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:10-10:05.


  1. Looking for a place to study? Need a quick snack between classes? Look no further!! 
    Plumb Hall 116 is a quiet place to get work done and is probably close to many of your classes! And, there are a variety of snacks offered for just $1! 

  2. Poultry Science Club of OSU is now taking orders for our 71st annual Turkey Sale until November 9thThe turkeys are supplied by Bowman & Landes Turkeys, Inc.


  1. The Select Sires Summer internship applications are now open! They have several oppurtuinities for college students in locations across the country.

  2. Select Sires, Inc. is seeking motivated individuals to join their team as a Livestock Technician. This hourly, non-exempt position is located at their facility in Plain City, Ohio. Candidates must be self-directed, detail-oriented, and organized. Current openings include:

  3. Certified Angus Beef has some upcoming opportunities for students interested in learning more about the beef business! 

  4. The Angus Foundation is excited to announce applications are being accepted now through December 1st for their Talon Internship Program.


  1. Whitestone Farm LLC has new paid internship openings for 2022! Whether you are already a budding professional, or have no horse experience at all, they have educational packages designed to take you to the next level!

  2. COBA/Select Sires has two new full-time job oppurtunities! They are looking for a Shipping Coordinator and a Communications Coordinator. Attatched below are the requirements for each job and more information about what they entail. 


  1. Applications are now being accepted for students interested in applying for the 2022 Diamond V Undergraduate Poultry Science Scholarship and the 


  1. Information sessions on the Evolution in Darwin's World and Ours Education Abroad Program in England are being held this week and next! Attatched is a slide with information on the dates and times of these meetings


  1. Colorado State University (CSU) and the National Western Stock Show (NWSS) have partnered to bring together industry experts for a multi-day event to discuss global livestock and meat production.

  2. Applications are now open for students to attend the URUS Dairy Consulting Experience in Jan 2022! This program was created to help undergraduate students enhance their dairy consulting skills.

  3.  If you are interested in professional development, serving as a UTA is a great opportunity!


  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

  4. Alumnifire is an online professional networking and mentoring tool for Ohio State alumni, students and staff to exchange industry expertise and career advice. Get connected with Alumnifire and join this powerful Buckeye network.

  5. 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

  6. Lifebuoy

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

  7. 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.

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