Ohio’s agricultural interests are recovering from a black eye caused by toxic algae this summer. Now farm groups, academia, and environmental agencies say they’ll spend millions of dollars to keep commercial fertilizer and manure nutrients on the field and out Northwest Ohio streams that feed western Lake Erie.
My Cool Job
Mycooljob.org is designed for middle-schoolers and early high school students, to give them a taste of the real world after graduation, to show the pluses and minuses of real jobs.
15 full-time professionals share stories about their professional lives in an effort to demonstrate that career paths are never a straight line. Each voice allows students to meet and get honest advice from people who love what they do for a living, and find out why.
Videos in This Series
I am a pediatrician in private practice, which means I have an office where parents bring in their children. I see newborn babies from when they are very little up until their college years.
With the Columbus Fire Department, you’re not only a paramedic, you’re also a firefighter.
I’m a nurse, and I’ve been doing it for the past 32 years. I stared working in the emergency room. I wanted to be a doctor to begin with, but being the sixth kid of seven – and all professionals – there wasn’t enough money. So I became a nurse.
This student-made video explores careers int he construction industry.
This student-made video explores careers in the hotel and restaurant industry
This student-made video explores the career of physician assistant.
A student-made video explores the career of Industrial Design.
A student-made video explores the career of physical therapy.
A student-made video explores the career of Information Technology.
Students explore career options at the Columbus Zoo.