• Congratulations to Monica Giusti on her promotion to Professor.

  • • FST Associate Professor Lynn Knipe was quoted in a recent Columbus Dispatch article about grilling meat. Click here to read the article.
    • Dr. Morgan Cichon has been selected as the recipient of a Metabolomics Society Early Career Travel Award for Metabolomics 2016. She will use the award to present her poster at the 12th Annual International Conference of the Metabolomics Society in Dublin, Ireland this June.

    • Congratulations to Adjunct Faculty member Dr. John Litchfield who has been selected to receive the University’s Distinguished Service Award. He will be recognized during the 2016 Summer Commencement. The Distinguished Service Award was established by the Board of Trustees in 1952 to recognize individuals who have rendered exceptional service to the university.
    • Dr. Ken Lee has been given the 2016 Phi Tau Sigma Special Recognition award. He will be recognized during the Phi Tau Sigma awards program at the 2016 IFT Annual Meeting.
    • Dr. Emmanuel Hatzakis has officially accepted our offer of Assistant Professor.  His start date is August 2016.
    • A number of our graduate students gave oral presentations and presented posters at this year’s Hayes Graduate Research Forum. Oral presentations were made by Jacob Farr, Alexa Lans, Rebecca Liu, Matt Teegarden, Xu Yang, and Peipei Tang. Poster presentations were made by Helen Bunker, Erica Cramer, Hao Wang, Yang Zhou, and Mengyuan Fan.
    • Do you have an interest in helping educate the public on science relating to food and agriculture? Come join [Citation Needed] to learn about how to edit and produce short videos to help convey your message! We will have Ilona Jalics, a multimedia coordinator and instructor, here to teach us some simple ways to make our own videos to promote science! This event will be held on Wednesday, February 3 in Parker 118. Food will be served at 5:30pm. Programming will begin at 6:00pm. Click here for more information.