Chocolate chemistry – a food scientist explains how the beloved treat gets its flavor, texture and tricky reputation as an ingredient
Originally published in By Sheryl Barringer Professor of Food Science and Technology, The Ohio State University Whether it is enjoyed as creamy milk chocolate truffles, baked in a devilishly dark chocolate cake or even poured as hot cocoa, Americans on ...
SENR Leadership Announcement
Robyn Wilson, professor in the School of Environment and Natural Resources (SENR) will serve as our next acting associate director of SENR effective January 1, 2023. Having served in diverse roles within SENR and across the university, Dr. Wilson brings v ...
Ohio Woodland Stewards- Friday's Escape to the Forest Webinar on Spring Wildflowers
Join us for our Friday’s Escape to the Forest webinar- Virtual Spring Wildflower Hike. Spring is a special time of the year to be in the woods! Many of its early occupants such as our state wildflower, White Trillium, are ephemeral in nature and won’t ...
Introduction to Environmental Science Laboratory
ENR 2101 Introduction to environmental science and Earth systems; biodiversity and ecology; natural resources and sustainability; water and atmospheric sciences; scientific writing, communication and literacy; exploration of observational studies, laborat ...
SENR Seminar Series- “I’m a qualitative girl living in a quantitative world.” A case example for the importance of observational science in a data-driven era.
Sara Sweeten is a Research Scientist at Virginia Tech University, who will present, “I’m a qualitative girl living in a quantitative world.” A case example for the importance of observational science in a data-driven era on Thursday, February 16, 2023, ...
Zhian Lin ENR Graduate Student firstname.lastname@example.org Zhian is a MS student. Nick Basta, advisor- Any- Journal article Book/book chapter Report Working paper Policy brief Presentation Data ...
Faculty member selected for Growing Research Opportunities Academy
Jeffrey Jacquet, associate professor in the School of Environment and Natural Resources has been selected for the 2023 Growing Research Opportunities (GRO) Academy. This professional development program helps researchers develop the skills and confidence ...
A chat may help convert a peer to a pro-sustainability stance
Changing the mind of someone who is dismissive of efforts to protect the planet could be accomplished by sharing a pro-sustainability point of view during a conversation, new research suggests. In three experiments, researchers found that exposure to a pr ...
Farmers, ranchers needed for national study about balancing work and children
All parents know how challenging it is to balance children and work, especially when childcare options are limited. One group of parents in particular, farm and ranch parents, are being sought for a national study into their experiences. Researchers at th ...
FoodSURE and UG research
Learn about our undergraduate research program Learn about our undergraduate research program Our department supports and encourages student research at every level. ...