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The Office of Academic Affairs enables the success of students and faculty in teaching and learning, research, and creative expression. Our mission is to provide a comprehensive, inclusive and affordable education that prepares the next generation of leaders and engaged citizens to serve Ohio, the country and the world.

Aldama, Grejner-Brzezinska, Merritt named Distinguished University Professors

At the Board of Trustees meeting on Nov. 20, 2019, Frederick Luis Aldama, Dorota Grejner-Brzezinska, and Deborah Jones Merritt were conferred with the title of Distinguished University Professor, the university's highest faculty honor.

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Please join TechHub for the fourth annual Women in Technology Networking Night on Thursday, February 27 at 6 p.m. at the TDAI Ideation Zone in Pomerene Hall. The event will begin with a presentation from their guest speaker, Accenture’s Natalie Sisto Means, followed by questions from the audience and casual networking. Please join the conversation about women working in the tech industry and share this invitation with students and colleagues. Light refreshments will be provided.

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The University Institute for Teaching and Learning is requesting proposals for projects that advance implementation and/or research of instructional best practices in university courses and make contributions to the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) or Discipline-based Education Research (DBER). Deadline is March 1.

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Join the Research Development Office and Foundation Relations on March 4 to learn about the similarities and differences between the funding processes for federal/state agencies and private foundations. Topics include seeking funding, best practices for engaging with sponsors and navigating the research administration/proposal development and submission process.

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On March 10, the University Staff Advisory Committee (USAC) will host the 2020 Health and Wellness Expo at the Tom W. Davis Gym in the RPAC from 11-1 p.m. University departments interested in tabling at the event can register via the USAC website. Registration ends March 1.

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The Office of Student Academic Success, in partnership with the other offices, is seeking proposals for the Student Academic Success Research (SASR) Grants Program. Successful proposals will focus their research on improving the academic success of Ohio State students, including students’ initial enrollment in college, academic performance, or retention and graduation. Proposals may be submitted through Friday, March 13, 2020.

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On March 18, the CBI Program will host its annual symposium on brain injury research and care. Keynote speaker Jonathan Lifshitz of the University of Arizona will discuss mechanisms of injury, policy issues and survivor challenges. Discover and connect with our interdisciplinary community. Register by March 4 to submit abstracts. All faculty, staff and students are welcome.

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In honor of our sesquicentennial anniversary, everyone is invited to enjoy a day of excitement on our Columbus campus to celebrate Ohio State’s rich past, incredible present and truly vibrant future. Kick off your day with family and friends at Thompson Library. From there, you can choose from a host of activities to experience campus in fun and inspiring ways. Take a look at what we have planned, and don’t miss this exciting moment to celebrate as a community.

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