Jan 15, 2019
Ten students – all members of Alpha Zeta Partners – from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) spent their time in Brazil taking Portuguese and agriculture classes at Ohio State’s partner institution, Escola Superior de Agricultura in the University of São Paulo (ESALQ – USP) located in Piracicaba. Accompanied by Associate Professor Jeff King, PhD, the group was in Brazil from January 3 – February 9.
Jan 8, 2019
Read about class 20's travels in Brazil on their blog!
Mar 29, 2018
Just over a month ago, Class 19 made their reappearance into the country after spending 6 weeks exploring the wonder that is Brazil. During this unique opportunity, students not only learned about agriculture in a foreign country, but also actively experienced a culture unlike their own. Before the trip, however, there was a cloud of doubt and uncertainty surrounding everyone, but after just a couple days, those emotions were replaced by excitement and relaxation.
Oct 24, 2017
On Tuesday, October 24, 2017, Alpha Zeta Partners was joined by representatives from Ohio Corn & Wheat for their semesterly dinner discussion meeting. Ohio Corn and Wheat members Ellen Gilliland, John Torres, and Brad Reynolds facilitated a conversation about international trade for U.S. corn farmers.
Oct 16, 2017
By Elizabeth Landis, Class 19 Chronicler
Apr 19, 2017
On Sunday, April 9, the Townshend Chapter of Alpha Zeta Partners officially welcomed Class 19 during the Annual Initiation and Banquet. The new class has already completed their first leadership seminar with Dr. King, and some members have also attended their first Ohio Corn and Wheat Dinner and Discussion event.
Feb 20, 2017
Six weeks is a long time when you think about it.
Jan 20, 2017
This weekend marks our halfway point in our journey abroad. It is insane to think about just how fast time is passing us by as we discover more about the Brazilian way of life.
Jan 18, 2017
Applications for Alpha Zeta Partners Class 19 are currently live! The application is due February 6 and can be submitted either in person at the Agricultural Administration Building Room 100 office front desk, or it can be submitted electronically to Grant (Alex) Neilley (email@example.com). If you have any questions about the application, please contact please contact the same Alex Neilley (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Feb 15, 2012
During their last day in Piracicaba, Class 13 participated in a community service project for the local community. the group helped to paint houses for poorer families. A local newspaper highlighted the groups endeavors in the week's issue. Click on the following link to view the article!