News & Announcements
Students find support from professors and peers in online programs
From social work to clinical research and beyond, students from across Ohio State’s online programs cite caring faculty mentors and strong peer networks with setting them up for success in their classes and their careers.Learn More
Writing Effective Assessment Questions: Multiple Choice Mayhem
This session on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, from 1 to 2:30 p.m., will help educators recognize high-quality, content-driven assessments and provide an opportunity to experience poorly written test items from the point of view of the test-taker. Learn multiple-choice question-writing "rules," such as including plausible distractors; recognize common test-item pitfalls, like convergence; and understand how smart test-takers use grammatical cues and distractor length to make educated guesses.Learn More and Register
KL2 Career Development Grant Info Session
The Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) KL2 Program supports the career development of junior faculty who conduct either patient-oriented or translational research. The next request for applications will be released in September. Sign up for an info session on Friday, Sept. 6 at noon at the CCTS in 260 Prior Hall.Register for the Info Session
ALX Requesting Grant Proposals
The Affordable Learning Exchange (ALX) is requesting proposals to participate in our next cohort! ALX awards grants to instructors who want to transform their courses using open and affordable course materials! There are three different grant options this year. Begin the application process today by sharing your affordability project idea with us.Learn More and Apply
Launching Your Clinical/Translational Research Career
This all-day training session on Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, is offered by the Center for Clinical and Translational Science. The plenary session addresses Strategies for Successful Mentee-Driven Mentorship, by Mark Hall, MD, Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Attendees can choose from two program tracks: Clinical and Translational Research or Management & Leadership.Learn More and Register
For the first time, staff members will have a vote in University Senate
For the first time since the establishment of University Senate at Ohio State in 1972, staff members will become voting members of the university’s central governing body. Effective today, the composition of senate will change with the addition of five voting staff members.
New images offer closer look at Ohio State’s planned Arts District
The Ohio State University Board of Trustees will see the newest vision of the university’s planned Arts District at a meeting of the Master Planning and Facilities Committee today. The presentation comes as the university seeks approval to increase professional services and enter into construction contracts for the district.
Latest round of Opioid Innovation Fund grants will bring more resources to Ohio communities
In its second annual round of funding, Ohio State’s Opioid Innovation Fund has awarded eight multidisciplinary teams a total of nearly $500,000 for prevention, treatment and recovery projects designed to mitigate the crisis racking Ohio and the nation.