How Implicit Associations Can Thwart Equitable Hiring Decisions
Associations are mental shortcuts our brains develop to connect ideas or things and reduce processing time. While not inherently bad, associations can manifest in the form of implicit, or unconscious, bias. When left unmitigated, implicit bias can influen ...
The Language of Inclusion: Pronouns and Other Gendered Words
Pronouns are tools for effective and efficient communication, and their intentional or unintentional misuse can cause confusion and harm. Using gender-affirming pronouns and avoiding unnecessary use of other gendered words is essential to creating spaces ...
Agronomic Crops Team Receives Distinguished Multi-disciplinary Team Extension Award
https://hcs.osu.edu/news/agronomic-crops-team-receives-award_blank Marquee Slide Gray Marquee ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 4
Episode 4 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dPPaWVMYmoQ I n Episode 4, Dr. Kelley Tilmon, Field Crop Entomologist, discusses the effect of planting date on slugs as well as some management tactics that can help to al ...
Cressleaf groundsel scouting
Much of the state is still wet and waiting for dry conditions to resume field activities. Scouting for weeds now can help spot any issues and plan for spring burndown programs. By late spring, it’s not uncommon to see many fields covered in yellow flowers ...
Warmer Weather Ahead
APRIL April is forecast to be warmer than normal with some typical swings. Those swings will still bring periods of windy weather for the first half of April. Normal high temperatures are now 55 northeast Ohio to 60 southwest Ohio. Expect above normal tem ...
Becoming a Certified Crop Adviser and OSU Extension Online Exam Prep Course
Why become a Certified Crop Adviser (CCA)? Being certified adds credibility and shows you are serious about the agronomic profession. When you become certified, you join more than 13,000 of your peers in North America's largest, most recognized agric ...
OSU Extension Seeks a Next Assistant Director for Agriculture and Natural Resources
Ohio State University Extension is seeking applicants for our next Assistant Director, Agriculture and Natural Resources. The Assistant Director is responsible for the leadership of Ohio State University Extension's Agriculture and Natural Resources ...
Ricardo Ribeiro Visiting Scholar, Federal University of Parana (Brazil) Soil Science ...
Inclusive and Equitable Hiring Practices
This 90-minute program provides an overview of best practices for recruiting a diverse candidate pool and equitably evaluating them. Participants will examine the role that various forms of bias can play in screening applicants and identify ways that priv ...