Media advisory: Virtual ribbon-cutting for new CFAES Wooster science building

CFAES Wooster Science Building

WOOSTER, Ohio—Please join us on Thursday for the official opening of the Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) Wooster Science Building. 

What: Virtual Ribbon-cutting Ceremony for CFAES Wooster Science Building

When: 10 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021

Who: Join Ohio State vice president and CFAES Dean Cathann A. Kress and special guests

How: View the ceremony via YouTube Live at


Background: The 60,000-square-foot, $33.5 million Wooster campus science building is a “great bright spot” for both students and researchers. Teaching labs, entomology research labs, undergraduate chemistry classrooms, offices, a café, and community spaces will serve as a new central hub on the campus. Read more about the ultra-modern building here:

Sherrie R. Whaley
For more information, contact: 

Cathann A. Kress
Vice President and CFAES Dean

Anne Dorrance
CFAES Wooster Director