Looking Forward to 2021
As we watch 2020 drift into the past and we embrace the new year, 2021, I want to take a moment to reflect on the many successes that came during 2020 in the midst of a global pandemic. ...
Director’s Open Office Hours are Available
I am very interested in hearing what is on your “top of mind,” ideas you have for our organization moving forward, or creative solutions to pressing issues we are facing as we continue to navigate this pandemic. The most important resource we have is each ...
Zoom Cloud Retention Deadline Extension is Approaching
The university previously announced the Zoom cloud retention rate would change from 270 days to 120 days, and the date of that change was extended to Feb. 5. ...
Workday Resources are Available
More information on the Workday transition, job aids, training, and links to services can be found in the Administrative Resource Center (ARC) and the Workday Help and Support page. ...
Remote Work Options Encouraged Through Spring 2021 Semester (April 30)
The university will continue to offer flexible work arrangements, including remote work options where appropriate, to faculty, staff and student employees through the end of the spring 2021 semester. ...
Reflecting and Looking Forward
I mentioned during annual conference that my word for the year would be reflection. I've been doing quite a bit of that lately as I reflect on where we've been in 2020, what we've accomplished, and where we are headed in this new year and b ...
National Day of Racial Healing, Book Club, Training, and More
I’d like to thank everyone who participated in the Kellogg Foundation’s National Day of Racial Healing this week. Our CFAES office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion partnered with many of our OSU Extension professionals to offer truly excellent professi ...
Recording Studios and Recording Hardware are Available
Two recording studios are available for use on the CFAES Wooster and Columbus campuses; and additional recording hardware is available for loan upon request. ...
Federal, state, and local budget news... ...
Call for Faculty Senator Nominations
The University Senate has launched its 2021 election process for faculty senators. The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences has three vacancies. Nominations will be accepted until February 5. ...