News & Announcements
Undergraduate Education Leadership Announcements
Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Education Beth Hume announces the appointment of Catherine Montalto as director of University Orientation and First-Year Experience and Susie Whittington as director of the Second-Year Transformational Experience Program.Learn More
BETHA Grant Competition Call for Proposals
Full-time assistant, associate and full professors may submit proposals through Nov. 21, 2017, for the 2018 Battelle Engineering, Technology and Human Affairs (BETHA) Endowment awards.BETHA Call for Proposals
Commencement Speaker Nomination Deadline
Nominations for possible commencement speakers are due by Friday, Dec. 15.Commencement Speaker Nominations
Board Materials Deadline
Materials for the Feb. 1-2 meeting of the Board of Trustees are due to the Board office on Monday, Jan. 8, 2018.Board of Trustees
Attend the Community Engagement Conference
The Community Engagement Conference on Wednesday, Jan. 24, and Thursday, Jan. 25, brings together faculty, staff, students and community partners to focus on professional development, networking and potential engagement partnerships, centering on the theme of Partnering to Advance Health and Wellness.Community Engagement Conference
Partnership will recruit and retain individuals with disabilities for Ohio State University careers
The Ohio State University and Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) have partnered to place an OOD career specialist exclusively at Ohio State. This will be the first time OOD has embedded an employee within a single organization to focus on enhancing the recruitment and retention of individuals with disabilities and best practices for creating an inclusive workplace environment.
I am pleased to share the news that Ryan J. Schmiesing, PhD, associate professor in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and associate provost in the Office of Academic Affairs (OAA) has accepted our offer to serve as the Vice Provost for Strategic Planning and Implementation. Subject to approval by the Board of Trustees, his appointment is effective on May 1, 2017.
Faculty, Alumnus Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences
This year, three Ohio State faculty and one alumnus were elected to the 237th class of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Those elected include Janet Box-Steffensmeier, political science; Russell Fazio, psychology; Geoffrey Parker, history; and Carter Phillips, law.
Registration open for ODEE's annual Innovate conference on May 16
Ohio State’s Office of Distance Education and eLearning invites you to the Ohio Union for Innovate, an annual conference bringing together educators, administrators, and tech industry professionals to explore recent advancements, best practices, and provocative approaches to teaching and learning with technology.
Outreach and Engagement's 14th-annual Patterson Lecture features Kansas chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little
The James F. Patterson Land-Grant University Lecture honors former Board of Trustees member Jim Patterson and the cause to which he is most committed, a vibrant University fulfilling its land-grant mission in an ever-changing world. The lecture brings to campus annually a prominent figure to speak to the range of challenges facing land-grant institutions in the 21st century and beyond.