New Hire Announcement – Welcome, Dr. W. Garrett Owen!
We are pleased to announce that Dr. W. Garrett Owen will be joining HCS in January 2023 as an Assistant Professor in Sustainable Greenhouse Nursery Systems at The Ohio State University! ...
Exploding Myths About Transgender and Nonbinary People
Although transgender and nonbinary people have gained significant visibility over the past decade, numerous misconceptions and stereotypes still exist and create environments that are unwelcoming or even hostile to people with gender identities that fall ...
How Implicit Associations Can Thwart Equitable Hiring Decisions
Associations are mental shortcuts our brains develop to connect ideas or things and reduce processing time. While not inherently bad, associations can manifest in the form of implicit, or unconscious, bias. When left unmitigated, implicit bias can influen ...
The Language of Inclusion: Pronouns and Other Gendered Words
Pronouns are tools for effective and efficient communication, and their intentional or unintentional misuse can cause confusion and harm. Using gender-affirming pronouns and avoiding unnecessary use of other gendered words is essential to creating spaces ...
Plant Discovery Day
The annual Friends of Secrest Arboretum sale features new and unique annuals, perennials, herbs and woody plants. Our annual, perennial, herb, and woody plant lists is listed below! Parking and admission are free. List of Plants ...
We Grow Scientists! A COSI Community Event
The Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) will host their inaugural “ We Grow Scientists ” event on Wednesday, May 3, 2023, from 3:00-7:00 PM at Waterman Agricultural and Natural Resources Laborato ...
New Hire Announcement – Welcome, Tyler Carr!
We are pleased to announce that Tyler Carr will be joining HCS in January 2023 as an Assistant Professor in Turfgrass Extension & Research at The Ohio State University! ...
Pamela Sherratt Receives the CFAES Distinguished Teaching by a Lecturer Award
Learn more about Pam and her approach to teaching... ...
Virtual Spring Wildflower Hike
Spring is a special time of the year to be in the woods! Many of its early occupants such as our state wildflower, Grand White Trillium, are ephemeral in nature and won’t be here long! Join OSU Extension Educator, Carrie Brown, and enjoy these beauties fr ...
Dr. Michelle Jones Receives the CFAES Distinguished Graduate Student Mentor Award
Learn more about Dr. Jones and her graduate students... ...