Monday, September 18, 2017
In the News
SmartAg4.0 Challenges Students to Transform Future of Food with Apps
Apps have done more than change our everyday lives, they have also transformed entire industries seemingly overnight. Uber has changed the way we commute; AirBnb has changed the way we find travel accommodations. Later this fall, students will have the chance to propose an app that will transform the future of food systems at SmartAg4.0. Read more...
Academic Advising:
Schedule your Academic Advising Appointment Online
Appointments with your undergraduate academic advisors are now required and must be scheduled at least one day in advance. You can schedule your appointment through  OnCourse , available through Buckeyelink. Note that during busy times of the semester, appointment times may fill so please schedule in advance. Click here for more information on how to make an appointment.
Upcoming Events:
CSM Club Upcoming Events
Every Monday for the next 3 weeks in the Ag Engineering Building
CSM Club Mock Interview Night- TONIGHT, Monday, September 18, 6:00 p.m.
CSM Club Meeting with Kiewit Corporation- Monday, September 25, 7:00 p.m.
CSM Club Meeting with Pepper Construction- Monday, October 2, 7:00 p.m.
Women Inspire Construction
Thursday, September 21, 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. 4H Center
Women Inspire Construction presented by The Ohio State University Construction Systems Management Industry Advisory Council is an event to gather the construction industry to focus on retention and community. Come to be empowered and join a conversation that leaves you inspired. The construction industry fosters long lasting relationships that lead to professional success. Both men and women are welcome to JOIN THE CONVERSATION!  Register Here.
Weekend Innovate-O-Thon
Friday, September 22 - Sunday, September 24 Materials Innovation Lab
Join the best and the brightest Buckeyes for an INNOVATE-O-thon externship: an internship over a weekend! Our externship program gives you the opportunity to participate in real business workshops, work with a Fortune 500 company (Black+Decker), and  put a nice touch on your resume  before the Career Fair. Food will be provided for the duration of the challenge, and every student who participates will receive a $25 gift card and a T-shirt. The winning team will receive a Prize Pack, and the student with the most out-of-the-box creative idea will win a prize as well. Learn more...
Friday, September 29, 4:00 p.m. - Saturday, September 30, 5:00 p.m. Ag Admin Building
Do you have the idea for the Uber of food systems? SmartAg4.0 is a competition for students who are passionate about revolutionizing the future of food systems through app design. No programming experience necessary! Student teams will create a wireframe app design and business proposal to be judged by a panel of industry leaders. Participating in SmartAg4.0 is free and students can win door prizes and gift cards for top projects. To learn more, visit
Central State Small and New Farmer Workshop
Saturday, September 30, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Central State University
Free One Day Workshop Series offers individuals: overview of USDA programs, loans, and services available, provide an overview and description of types of loans available, describe eligibility requirements for loans, provide training and development assistance on business planning, provide loan rates and terms, how to access loan application and who is my FSA Farm Loan contact for additional information. Sign up here.
Jobs and Internships:
Production Internship - Beck's Hybrids
Summer 2018 Internship- Apply by Monday, October 2
Interns will be involved in several Production Learning Segments throughout the internship program, including scouting relating to: Plant Growth and Development, Plant Pathology, Entomology, Plant Nutrition, and Weed Control. Individuals will receive training and work experience in each segment. To learn more about this opportunity and how to apply, click here.
Construction Career Expo
Monday, October 9, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center
Students looking for jobs, internships, and networking opportunities with employers in the construction field are encouraged to attend the CFAES Career Development Construction Career Expo. Save the date and learn more about the event here.
Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences Career Expo
Tuesday, October 17, 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Fawcett Center
Students looking for jobs, internships, and networking opportunities with employers in the food, agriculture, and environmental sciences are encouraged to attend the CFAES Career Development Career Expo. Save the date and learn more about the event here .
Internship - Treplus Communities
Treplus Communities is seeking a student intern to assist in the development, construction and management process of Treplus Communities multifamily projects. To learn more about this opportunity and how to apply, click here.
Engineering and Agronomy Internships - Precision Planting
Summer 2018
Do you have a passion for agriculture and are looking for an internship during the summer of 2018? Precision Planting offers paid engineering and agronomy internship positions for college students in the following degree programs or equivalents; Engineering Internship: Mechanical Engineering, Agricultural Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science; Agronomy Internship: Agronomy, Ag Science, Ag Systems Management. Positions are limited. Anyone interested should send their resume to  by Friday, September 29.
Other Opportunities:
Join the AWARES Program
Contact Dr. Gonul Kaletunc.1 for more information
The Aspiration for Women's Advancement and Retention in Engineering and Science (AWARES) program aims to equip women engineering students with necessary social skills for a smooth transition to work place and a successful career in the engineering professions.Through individual mentorship and a 25 week curriculum taking place over two semesters, students improve their soft skills, expand their knowledge of the fields of engineering and STEM, and build confidence. The program starts in early October. Learn more...
Join the CSM Mentoring Program
Contact Jenna Eaves for more information
On behalf of the  OSU-CSM Industry Advisory Council , we would like to invite you to participate in this year’s Mentoring Program. Spots in the program are given on a first come first serve basis so if you would like to participate please email Jenna Eaves at the email address listed below. The deadline to respond will be  October 16 th . A kick off meeting for students and mentors will be October 27 th  from 11-11:45pm in Ag. Engineering room 219.

Please confirm your plan to participate in this year’s program by emailing   and selecting the  titl e / responsibility and industry  that you have interest in:
Title/Responsibility                                                                          Industry
Project Manager                                                                             Commercial
Project Engineer                                                                             Healthcare
Superintendent                                                                               Residential
Safety Manager
BIM Manager
Owners Rep
(Title other than listed above)
Along with:
Telephone Number:
Become a Wellness Ambassador
Contact Michaela Martin.2202 for more information
The Student Life Student Wellness Center is currently recruiting Wellness Ambassadors! Wellness Ambassadors aim to promote wellness among OSU students and their communities. Wellness Ambassadors deliver educational presentations in a variety of settings and work together to plan, publicize, and implement campus events highlighting the 9 dimensions of wellness. 

For more information on the Wellness Ambassador Program please visit 
If you are interested in becoming a Wellness Ambassador, applications are accessible at and are due by Monday, October 16, 2017.
Free Screening of "Food Evolution"
Join the FST Food Science Club and the food and agricultural science communication club Citation Needed, for a free screening of the documentary, Food Evolution. This film, directed by Academy Award nominee Scott Hamilton Kennedy and Narrated by Neil deGrasse Tyson explores controversy around the science of food through the lens of the debate over genetically engineered foods. Following the screening, UC Davis geneticist Dr. Alison van Eenennaam, a prominent subject in the film, will facilitate a discussion about controversies in science and agriculture. The event will take place on Wednesday, October 18th in the Archie M Griffin Ballroom at the Ohio Union. Learn more about the event and express your interest in attending at
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