Monday, February 12, 2018
Scholarships:
CFAES and FABE Departmental Student Scholarships
Applications Due THIS THURSDAY, February 15
Remember to submit your CFAES Student Scholarships application. By completing the CFAES Student Scholarships app, you will be eligible for various awards offered by CFAES and the FABE department.
BX Scholarship Program
Applications Due February 23, 2018
The Builders Exchange of Central Ohio is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2018/19 school year. For more than 50 years, the BX Scholarship Program has awarded more than $1.2 million in tuition assistance to students in need. Eligible students must be enrolled in or entering a two-year technical program or in a four-year college program and be in a construction-related field of study . Students can access the application  here  or visit the scholarship page on our website at  www.bx.org .
Upcoming Events:
CSM Club: PCI Presentation
Monday, February 12, 7:15 p.m. 103 Ag Engineering Building
Representatives from PCI will be stopping by to give a brief presentation about career opportunities and host a recruiting session with PCI Reps! Food and Drinks provided!
ASABE Club Meeting
Tuesday, February 13, 6:00 p.m. 103 Ag Engineering Building
ASABE Meetings have moved to 6:00 p.m.! The next ASABE student club meeting will feature Professor Phinney who will be presenting "From Brewing to Birmingham: The Atypical Story of an 'Engineer' Who Fooled Them All." Free Raising Cane's will be provided to all attendees.
CSM Club: McCarthy Construction- Virtual Design Presentation and Recruiting Session
Wednesday, February 14, 4:30 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. 103 Ag Engineering Building
Representatives from McCarthy Construction will be stopping by to give a brief presentation about virtual design and host a recruiting session! Food and Drinks provided!
OSHA Safety Day 2018
Thursday, February 15, Fawcett Center
The 13th Annual Safety Day Conference, sponsored by Ohio State and the Columbus Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) office, will be held Thursday Feb. 15th at the Fawcett Center. Among the topics to be covered are Fleet Safety, Fall Protection and Silica Standard. Attached is the full agenda. Free for Ohio State employees and students, but registration is required. Click to  Register/contact
Jobs and Internships:
Employment Opportunities:
Internships:
CFAES Spring 2018 Job Shadow Opportunities
Kubota Tractor Corporation
February 23 rd  9am- 3pm
RSVP on  Hireabuckeye  under  Workshops  by February 16, 2018
Students will receive an overall all review of Kubota. They will spend time with each manager on job responsibilities, needed skill sets, past experiences and Q&A. They will also be given a tour of the office and warehouse. You must be able to provide your own transportation to and from the shadow site.
 
JD Equipment
February 23 rd  9am-4pm
RSVP on  Hireabuckeye   under  Workshops  by February 16, 2018
Students will sit with a salesman, parts manager, Svc manager and store manager for a bit and discuss the job opportunities at JD. They will also be given a walk around tour and company overview. You must be able to provide your own transportation to and from the shadow site.
 
USDA, APHIS, Veterinary Services
March 23 rd  9am- 4:30pm
RSVP on  Hireabuckeye  under  Workshops  by March 13, 2018
Students will be exposed to numerous presentations about the organization and what our job duties entail. The presentations will range from formal lectures to hands-on demonstrations; as time and activities allow, a visit to a livestock market or facility may be involved. You must be able to provide your own transportation to and from the shadow site.
 
Elford, Inc.
March 23 rd  10am- 3:30pm
RSVP on  Hireabuckeye  under  Workshops  by March 13, 2018
Students will learn about Elford, Inc.; meet with professional in the areas of project management, estimating, and field operations; and meet with the senior leadership team. You must be able to provide your own transportation to and from the shadow site.
As always, keep checking the FABE website for the latest  internship  and  job postings ...
Other Opportunities:
Taste of OSU
Taste of OSU   is an Ohio State signature event that brings together more than 50 student organizations to provide a night of international food, cultural performances and exhibits to a crowd of about 4,000 attendees. This year, Taste of OSU will take place on  February 16 from 5 - 8:30 p.m. in the Ohio Union

Entry is free and all are invited to attend. Tickets to purchase small samplings of international foods will cost only $1 each (cash or BuckID).
JUROS 3 Minute Thesis Competition
This is your opportunity to showcase your skills in comprehension and translation of what you are currently researching. The event will take place on Wednesday, February 28th from 5:00 - 8:00 PM.

What exactly is a 3MT competition? Essentially, it challenges the presenters to summarize their research to an audience in 180 seconds. The presentation should be understandable by those that have little-to-no background knowledge on your area of research. The competition is intended to be intellectually stimulating and challenging, and is also fun for everyone involved. All materials for the 3MT competition should be able to fit onto a single PowerPoint slide. This is open to all students

To find out more details about how to apply, email our Editors-in-Chief Rachel VanScoy ( vanscoy.21@osu.edu ) or Austin Hilvert ( hilvert.10@osu.edu ).
Applications will be accepted until Monday, February 12th.
Brain Health Hack Information Sessions
Join the Stanley D. and Joan H. Ross Center for Brain Health and Performance, Ohio State’s Neurological Research Institute and Ohio State’s Chronic Brain Injury Discovery Theme for the first Brain Health Hack on March 24-25. The weekend long event will focus on building and creating real projects to help address various brain health and performance research and clinical needs. Teams will design, build and demonstrate projects to a live audience of students, faculty and representatives from both the health care and tech industry. Learn more at the information session on February 27 in Dreese Hall from 2-5 p.m. Learn more at  go.osu.edu/brainhealthhack .
Weekend Innovate-O-Thon
Materials & Manufacturing for Sustainability Discovery Theme is hosting an INNOVATE-O-thon with ENGIE, a global company responsible for Ohio State main campus’ utilities, February 9, 10, 11 at our Innovation Lab on Kinnear Rd. Winning teams will receive  CASH PRIZES , and the group with the most out-of-the-box creative idea will win a prize. Food will be provided for the duration of the challenge, and every student who participates will receive a T-shirt. Learn more and register here .
PhD Student Opportunities in Water Resources at UT Knoxville
Read the position descriptions. Expected start date is August 1, 2018.  Applications will be reviewed as they are received and until the positions are filled. Contact: Specific inquiries can be made to John Schwartz, PhD, PE - email: jschwart@utk.edu   
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 submitted by noon the Thursday before the newsletter goes out.