2024 National Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week

April 2, 2024

This week The Ohio State University is celebrating National Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week. CFAH and the Graduate School thank all graduate and professional students for their dedication, hard work, global impact and numerous contributions, large and small, to make The Ohio State University community greater. We understand and appreciate the commitment each of our hardworking graduate students have made to complete a graduate degree.

Thank you to all of our very dedicated CFAH graduate students!

  • Bindu Adhikari - PhD Candidate, Veterinary Preventative Medicine
  • Bikash Aryal - PhD student, Animal Science
  • Menuka Bhandari - PhD Candidate, Animal Science
  • Sara Dolatyabi - MS student, Animal Science
  • Saroj Khatiwada - MS student, Animal Science
  • Thamonpan Laocharoensuk - PhD student, Veterinary Preventative Medicine
  • Carolyn Lee - PhD student, Veterinary Preventative Medicine
  • Yu Li - MS student, Animal Science
  • Mingde Liu - PhD Candidate, Veterinary Preventative Medicine
  • Tonima Rahman - PhD student, Animal Science
  • Comfort Shekoni - MS student, Animal Science
  • Shonna Smith - MS student, Animal Science
  • Raksha Suresh - MS student, Animal Science
  • Sara Tallmadge - MCR student, Clinical Research Management
  • Anusree Thenissery - MS student, Animal Science
  • Kush Yadav - PhD Candidate, Veterinary Preventative Medicine


During the week of April 1-5, OSU is celebrating the many contributions our graduate students make in research, teaching and service to our campus, central Ohio community and the world. Visit the Graduate School website to find out about events and giveaways specifically designed for graduate and professional students. Hosted by the Graduate School and the Council of Graduate Students, events include student appreciation giveaways and professional portrait sessions.