Buckeye Buzz: November 9 - 15, 2020

  1. Veteran's Day

    In honor of Veterans Day, there will be no classes on Wednesday, November 11th.

    Offices, including Cafe Carmen and the SAC, will also be closed.

  2. All Day Art at the SAC - Last of the Semester!

    Get ready for Thanksgiving with a fall project!

    Sign up for a time or stop on by to create your own fall string masterpiece! 

    We'll have snacks this week!!

    Open to all Wooster campus

    When: Thursday, November 12th from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm


  3. Billiards Tournament

    Are you a pool shark??

    Bring your skills to the SAC Game Room on Monday, November 9th @ 6:00 pm  for a pool tournament.

    Pre-register by Noon on the 9th so that bracket can be created. Prizes for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place!


  4. Fitness Classes

    get fit thursdays

    VIRTUAL HIIT Training

    Thursdays at 4:30 pm in the SAC Gameroom

    Zoom in to a Columbus HIIT Class from the comfort of Wooster

    FREE for all attendees.

    Space is limited to 8! To register visit go.osu.edu/sacHIIT

    HIIT = High, intensity interval training at your own pace!


    Dee Black - Teacher Profile | Yoga AllianceYoga with Dee

    Every Thursday at 5:30 pm in the SAC Game Room

    FREE for ATI and Wooster Grad Students!  ($5.00 for faculty/staff)

    Space is limited to 9! To register visit go.osu.edu/sacyoga

    Masks required 




  5. Motivate Your Middle

    MOTIVATE YOUR MIDDLE: In-Person workshop

    This one-day in-person workshop for student leaders will help you develop skills to help motivate the members of your organization. The workshop will look at the concept of Motivating the Middle by TJ Sullivan to help leaders understand how different members of their organization are motivated in a variety of ways. 

    Workshop Format: A mix of content and interactive exercies for student leaders to take and apply to their org! Get more out of the session if two or more from your org attend!!!

    When: Tuesday, November 17th at 6:00 - 7:00 pm

    Where: SAC Game Room


    Snacks will be included during the session as well as each participant will receive a Leadership Survival Kit and entered into raffle during workshop to win THREE different leadership packages!


    Participant number is limited to 10!! So sign up fast!


  6. Are you an American Degree recipient?

    Collegiate FFA would like to reach out to all American Degree recipients to fill this out to collect their information for a recognition ceremony that we would like to begin planning for spring semester. This form needs to be filled out by the end of the semester to get a head count for the ceremony. We will be sending out more information to recipients in January. If you have any questions, please email James.1102 or Singleton.163


    American Degree Recipient Questionnaire


  7. SAC Closed after Thanksgiving

    SAC CLOSed - November 26th - January 18th

    The Student Activities Center (SAC) will be closed November 26th - January 18th, 2021.  It will resume operation on Tuesday, January 19th, 2021.


  8. Plan Now!

    As we enter the last few weeks of the semester, it’s important for you to start prepping now for your Thanksgiving and Winter Break plans. Reduce your chances of bringing COVID-19 home to your friends and family by getting a COVID-19 test before leaving campus. Whether you live on or off-campus there are tips and steps you can follow to start your break off in a safe and healthy way. 

    Learn more: go.osu.edu/PlanNow 

  9. Study Strategies for Open Book Exams

    Study Strategies for Open Book Exams

    Tips & Tricks to Ace Your Exams

    How to Set Up Your Study Schedule

    Two Choices to Pick From!

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    Monday November 16, 3-4PM


    Thursday November 19, 11AM-12PM


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  10. Learning Lab is Open!!


    Don't forget the Learning Lab is up and running virtuall!!!!


    And we are using on-course to report and write notes as needed!!

    If you have any questions PLEASE feel free to email/call/zoom

    Be Safe

    Penny     nemitz.7@osu.edu


    Get to know our tutors...

    LIsa Leienberger Hi, my name is Lisa Leienberger and I am majoring in Agribusiness. I can help you in many of your business classes but my specialty is Accounting. I can also help you with time management and how to adapt to having your classes online. I understand this time can be hard for some people and I am here to help!

  11. Drop Deadline has been Extended!!


    The deadline for dropping an autumn semester 2020 full-semester or 2nd session course has been extended to Friday, November 20.

  12. Campus Change Transition Process

    Planning to Transition to columbus in SP21?

    Please contact Cate Hunko.1, Transition Counselor, as soon as possible to get enrolled in the Transition modules and submit a campus change request form. 

    The Transition Modules, Campus Change Request form, and quiz have all been reworked.  If you are planning to Transition in Spring 2021 please contact Cate as soon as possible. Freshman are welcome to contact Cate for general information about the process with no obligation.

  13. Financial Aid & Scholarships


    The 2021-2022 FAFSA application is available to complete and submit for next school year.  In addition, take the time to complete the Ohio State ATI/CFAES scholarship application. The OSU Special Scholarship application will be available soon. Please keep checking back! Check out this TO DO LIST for more details!


    The OSU/ATI CFAES scholarship application is now live for the next academic year!  DO NOT WAIT TO APPLY!   

    If you plan to return to ATI next year or continue on to Columbus and plan to have a 2.0 GPA or higher, be sure to fill out the application to be considered for scholarship funding!  Scholarships are distributed based on many factors, not just academic performance! 

    If you plan to return to ATI next year you will select ATI/Wooster for your campus.  If you will be transitioning to Columbus AFTER this Spring, you will select the Columbus campus.  It is VERY important that you select the correct campus as awards do not cross campuses.

    If you have questions or accidentally choose the wrong campus contact lemasters.27@osu.edu



    Interested in expressing your creative ideas about water quality, rural-urban interface, farm and community stress, food security, and food waste?  If so, take a look at the KXPRESS Scholarship Opportunity for more details. Deadline is November 22nd, 2020 at 11:59 PM.  Contact Katie Miller at miller.8406@osu.edu to learn more!

  14. External Scholarship Opportunities

    It's time to start exploring external scholarship opportunities!  Take a look at these external scholarship opportunities, your local county community foundations, and more!  New additions will be made throughout the year.


    COVID-19 has been challenging for all of us and our students are no exception. All Ohio State ATI undergraduate students are invited to participate in a focus group to share more about your experiences with being a student this semester. This is your opportunity to have your voice heard in regards to your academic experience, campus engagement, interaction with support services, as well as your mental health and well-being. The results will reviewed by the campus Retention Task Force and shared with faculty and staff for further consideration.

    Join Mick Steiner, Housing Coordinator, via Zoom on Tuesday, November 10th at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm. We look forward to learning more about your experience!


    Meeting Link: https://osu.zoom.us/j/94554449817?pwd=VDlTcVh2TjUzc3pwNThzQTBLTldYUT09

    Meeting ID: 945 5444 9817

    Password: FOCUS

  16. Give Back to Wooster Really Recovered Home with Franklin RA's


    The Franklin RA's are hosting a give back program. This program is for the benefit of the Wooster Really Recovered Home. This home helps gentlemen who are without a place to live, getting out of rehab, or being released from jail get back on their feet to establish a new foundation of life. These men are coming to the Really Recovered Home with nothing but the clothes on their backs. Franklin RA's are creating care baskets for the men in the home to help them kick start their new beginning. We would truly appreciate any kind of assistance from you. Whether it is coming to the program on November 23rd at 6:30pm in the housing office to package and write encouraging notes, or simply donating any of the needed items listed below. Any kind of contributions would be greatly appreciated by the Frankin team , as well as the men at the Really Recovered Home. Any items donated would need to be at the housing office by Friday November 20th at 4:30pm. Thank you in advance!!


    The items in need are as followed:

    • full body towels
    • wash cloths
    • winter hats and gloves
    • 3 in 1 shower soap
    • loofa
    • comb/brush
    • toothbrush and paste
    • deodorant
    • nail clippers
    • socks
    • chap-stick
    • snack foods
      • chips, cookies, candies, fruit, jerky, popcorn, etc
    • paper products
      • tissues, toilet paper, plates, paper towels/napkins
    • laundry supplies
      • detergent, dry sheets, laundry baskets
    • winter coats
    • underwear/boxers/briefs


    Program: November 23rd at 6:30 pm in Housing Office

    Donated Item Deadline: November 20th at 4:30 pm (Drop off located: Housing Office)
  17. Fake News: Don't Fall for It

    There will be an ATI Library presentation offered Tuesday Nov. 3rd and encore on Nov. 10th at 11:30am.  Join Kathy Yoder for a discussion of “Fake News: Don’t Fall for It” on Zoom. 

    We will discuss

    1. How to spot it
    2. How to confirm/verify its accuracy
    3. Where does it come from?
    4. What does the research tell us about it?

    Contact Kathy Yoder.332 for Zoom meeting room information.

  18. Internships

    ABS Global is now recruiting for a variety of exciting opportunities for our Summer 2021 intern positions! Depending on positions, internships are open to high-school grads or those pursuing a degree at an accredited technical college or university.  To view more info and openings CLICK HERE!

    AgCareers.com presents internship opportunities from valued partners!! Simply CLICK HERE to find current opportunities within each company overview.  You'll discover each organizations' job postings, and within that list you'll find internship openings!

    COBA/Select Sires is now accepting applications for the 2021 Communications/Marketing Internship and the 2021 RSCM Internship.

    2021 Reproductive Services Client Manager (RSCM) Internship


    International Intership Opportunity - Open to all students with the Tata Group - India's leading business group!

    Applications opened on September 1 and the deadline is December 31, 2020. The program is remote for the 2020/21 program year.

    Check it out and visit https://www.tata.com/careers/programs/tata-global-internships

    Witmer's Feed and Grain is offering a 2021 Summer Internship Opportunity with their Replacement Heifer Rearing Program

    For more information and details, check out the flyer!


  19. AFA Technology Institute Opportunities!!

    AFA Leader Institutes provide undergraduate college students with the career direction and professional development they need to confidently navigate their new careers in food and agriculture.

    If you're pursuing a career in agricultural technology or just want to know more about how technology and innovation shape agriculture's bigger picture, this institute is for you!!!

    Application deadline is Dec. 2, 2020!

    Once selected to attend an Institute, the only cost to the student is travel. AFA and its partners cover hotel, meals and event materials!


  20. November Buckeye Buzz

    Just in case you're not on campus......

    November 2020

  21. Now Hiring! New Positions Added


    If you are interested in student employment, please use the following links to access the student job boards: 

    Wage paying positions that do not require a Federal Work Study award: http://www.oardc.ohio-state.edu/studentjobs/t08_pageview/Home.htm

    Federal Work Study positions for those with a Federal Work Study Award: https://www.sfa.osu.edu/jobs/federal-work-study-program/federal-work-study-job-board

    If you need assistance or have questions, contact lemasters.27@osu.edu

    Student Assistant Position at OARDC Available

    Immunology and virology focused research lab in the Food Animal Health department has a position opened for a research assistant specializing research animal care.

    Experience with pig handling and care is helpful. In addition to caring for the pigs, general lab maintenance is needed, specifically autoclaving supplies, restocking lab supplies, labeling collection tubes, preparing solutions and media.

    Additional assistance is needed on necropsy days with animal restraint, collection of animal samples, tissue processing and storage of samples. This person will comply with lab and federal animal care protocols and go through the training requirements.

    For more information visit go.osu.edu/atistudentjobs

    Local Dairy Farm Help Wanted

    Help wanted on a local dairy farm milking cows and feeding calves.  We are located 10 minutes from school and need help with morning and evening chores.  Will work with school schedules.  We milk 200 registered Holsteins and raise our own replacement heifers. If interested please e-mail use at wilsan5693@yahoo.com or call Brett at 330-317-3361 or Sandy at 330-317-3362.  Our address is 5693 Back Orville Rd. Wooster, OH 44691

    Weaver Leather Now Hiring!

    Weaver Leather, located in Mount Hope, is in need of part-time help in the warehouse and manufacturing divisions. They are offering VERY flexible schedules. If interested please fill out an application or send your resume to,

    Attn: Human Resources Manager

    Weaver Leather, LLC

    7540 CR 201

    P.O. Box 68

    Mt. Hope, Ohio 44660-0068


    Cafe Carmen is Hiring for Spring Semester!

    Starting rate is $9.50 an hour with a free meal each shift. Please apply online at https://dining.osu.edu/student-employment/  and upload your class schedule.

    OSU ATI Dairy Farm

    Job opening at the ATI Dairy Farm! Duties include milking, feeding, cleaning, and general care of the dairy herd.  Must be available to work from November 30th through January 11th.  If interested email Brandon Lawwill at lawwill.1@osu.edu