1. Congratulations Tyler!

    Sep 21, 2020

    Congratulations to Tyler Swanson for receiving a grant from the Ohio Soybean Council Foundation! Tyler's proposal was selected as part of the CFAES Soybean Center Graduate Research Support Program. This one-year grant will support his research on evaluating the economic value of Ohio soybeans.

  2. Tu Huynh passes her qualifying exam

    Sep 20, 2020

    Congratulations to Tu Huynh for passing her doctoral candidacy exams in September, 2020!  Well done, Tu!

  3. Congratulations Jack!

    Aug 28, 2020

    Congratulations to Jack McCoy for passing his doctoral candidacy exams in August, 2020!  Well done, Jack!

  4. Tu Huynh receives the Gerald O. Mott Award

    Jun 24, 2020

    The Gerald O. Mott Meritorious Graduate Student Award in Crop Science recognizes top-notch graduate students pursuing advanced degrees in crop science disciplines. The award is offered by the Crop Science Society of America (CSSA). Departments select students based on academic achievements, research and teaching contributions, leadership accomplishments, service activities and personal qualifications. The award honors the first CSSA President, Gerald O. Mott, who trained 75 graduate students during his 45 year career at Purdue University and the University of Florida.

  5. Ohio Soybean Council Awards Scholarships

    Feb 27, 2020

    Congratulations to Christian Vargas and Tu Huynh for receiving scholarships from the Ohio Soybean Council Foundation! These funds will provide supplemental support to cover tuition or other education-related expenses for Tu and Christian in their graduate programs. 

  6. Congratulations Dr. Rolling!

    Nov 27, 2019

    Graduate Student Bill Rolling passed his Ph.D. defense last week. Congratulations, Dr. Rolling!

  7. Congratulations Tu!

    Sep 15, 2019

    Tu Huynh (PhD Student, Horticulture and Crop Science) was awarded an Ohio Soybean Council Grant for her project "Exploring Tools for Gene Characterization in Soybean Seeds". Her work aims to explore two molecular approaches, 1) virus induced gene silencing with Apple Latent Spherical Virus, and 2) gene silencing in soybean embryogenic tissue using CRISPR/Cas9 and particle bombardment, to characterize interesting genes in the seed system. 

  8. Stephanie Karhoff receives OARDC SEEDS grant

    Jul 17, 2018

    Stephanie Karhoff was awarded an OARDC SEEDS grant for her work “Identifying stages of Phytophthora sojae pathogenesis affected by a major quantitative resistance locus in soybean.” Her work will promote the development of new disease resistant cultivars and improve our understanding of the mechanisms underlying partial resistance. Congratulations, Stephanie!

  9. ASTA Better Seed, Better Life Video Contest, 2nd Place Winner: Stephanie Karhoff

    Nov 30, 2017

    Stephanie Karhoff (Ph.D. candidate, Translational Plant Sciences Graduate Program) was awarded second place for her "Better Seed, Better Life" video which features the importance of marker assisted selection in plant breeding.

  10. William Rolling receives OARDC SEEDS award

    May 17, 2017

    William Rolling was awarded an OARDC SEEDS grant for his work on "Identifying a quantitative resistance gene for Phytophthora Root Rot resistance in soybean".  Congratulations, Bill!