Charis Ramsing, a Wilde Lake High School alum, was named a 2019 Distinguished Senior from Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.
One of 25 recognized seniors, Ramsing is being honored for “academic, disciplinary and professional excellence,” according to a news release from Ohio State.
Ramsing, of Columbia, studies plant pathology at the university.
She has conducted research on a global disease of rice, leading her to intern in the Philippines last summer at the International Rice Research Institute. She also has interned with the U.S. Department of Agriculture in Fort Derick and has also gone to California to examine extreme...