April 20, 2020
FABE Weekly
ASM, CSM, and FABE Undergraduate Student Newsletter
In the News
FABE Joins Partnership to Develop Agribot Design Challenge
We Are Here For You- Student Resources
Financial Support
The Student Emergency Fund is available to students who may otherwise be at risk of dropping out of college due to an unexpected financial emergency. If you, or a student you know, are experiencing an unplanned expense, the Student Emergency Fund may be an option. Their office is accepting applications and may be able to award up to $1,000 to eligible students.  Learn more and apply .
Career Services
Virtual Appointments Available!
Both  CFAES Careers and  Engineering Career Services have moved to virtual appointments. While many in-person career and internship events have been cancelled, there are still many virtual opportunities to connect with employers. Be sure to stay up to date on the latest virtual events through  Handshake.
Counseling and Consultation Services
Virtual Appointments Available!
CCS will be providing their offerings virtually and online. Drop-In Workshops will be recorded so you can access them at any time. Students do not pay a counseling fee.
If you are in distress, please know we are here to help. Students may contact CCS at any time by calling 614-292-5766. If calling after hours, press 2 to be connected to a counselor.

Resources:
Student Resources  - CCS Website
Student Wellness Center
With the closure of the RPAC, the Student Wellness Center will be moving to a virtual format for many of their programs and services. The following appointment types will be available via CarmenZoom:
  • BASICS/CASICS 
  • Diversion 
  • Financial Coaching 
  • Nutrition Coaching  
  • Student Civility  
  • Wellness Coaching
For more information, visit the  Student Wellness Center website .
Computer Lab Access
Remote access to all engineering and KSA computer laboratories (including AE 101 and 120) has been established,  https://ets.osu.edu/services-help/keep-learning-remote-learning-resources-students . Although you may have swipe access as a major in a particular program, you should not be accessing the computer labs in order to print. If you are being asked to print something out and do not have a printer, please ask the instructor for alternatives. Again, please feel free to email me directly ( shearer.95@osu.edu ) should you have questions or concerns relative to online instruction in ASM, CSM or FABE courses. 
Scholarships
Ohio No-Till Council
Due May 1st
Five scholarships are being awarded ranging from $500-$1,000. These are o pen to children and grandchildren from a farming background, who are enrolling or are currently enrolled in a two-year or four-year accredited college program. Scholarships are open to all incoming freshmen, sophomore, junior and senior students.

Applicants can access more information here .
Ohio EPA Scholarship
Deadline Extended to June 1st!
Eligible students must have an overall GPA of at least 3.0, provide letters of recommendation and evidence of career motivation. The scholarship is avaliable for students from a wide range of majors.

Applicants can access more information here .
Advising Appointments
Both LaShanda and Kelli are available for virtual academic advising appointments. Please continue to schedule advising appointments via OnCourse. As always, if you have a quick advising-related question, please reach out to your advisor via email. Faculty advisors are also available via email for questions and to set up virtual appointments.
Have an event or announcement to share with FABE students, faculty, and staff? Submit your event or announcement name, date, location, and a brief description to  fabe@osu.edu . Submissions must be received by noon the Thursday before the newsletter goes out.


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