News & Announcements
Ohio State's Online Undergrad Programs Ranked #1
The exact formula is a secret. We have some ideas, however, about how U.S. News and World Report came to name The Ohio State University the best for online undergraduate education.Learn More
Introduction to Active Learning Strategies
The Office of Distance Education & eLearning will hold this session in an Active Learning Classroom and use active learning strategies to help participants identify ways they can move their classes toward a more engaged, student-centered experience. This event will be held on Monday, Jan. 22, at 10:30 a.m.Learn More
Conference on Excellence in Teaching & Learning Call for Proposals
The conference provides a venue for members of The Ohio State University community to share innovative, interesting, evidence-based ideas for the improvement of teaching effectiveness and student learning outcomes. The deadline to submit a proposal is Monday, Jan. 22.Submit a Proposal
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
Course Design for Diverse Learners: Accessibility Basics
This 90-minute workshop is an introduction to Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and accessibility. Instructional designers from ODEE will explain why these principles are so important at Ohio State. The event will be held on Monday, Jan. 29, at 1:30 p.m.Learn More
I write to share the news that Jennifer S. Evans-Cowley, vice provost for capital planning and regional campuses, has advised me she has accepted the position of provost and vice president of academic affairs at the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas, effective July 1, 2017. We will work to ensure a smooth transition and look forward to sharing more as the process unfolds.
CFAES leadership announcement
With great pleasure, I write to advise you that we have recommended the appointment of Cathann Arceneaux Kress, PhD, currently vice president for extension and outreach and director of cooperative extension, Iowa State University, as vice president for agricultural administration and dean of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. Subject to approval by the Board of Trustees, Dr. Kress will begin her appointment on May 1, 2017.
UCAT Teaching Enhancement Program accepting applications for learning communities through March 6
The Ohio State Teaching Enhancement Programs (OSTEP) offer faculty, staff, and GTAs a year–long opportunity to focus on their teaching as part of a transdisciplinary community of peers, explore a variety of issues in university teaching, enhance their own teaching, and support the teaching of their colleagues.
Soldier surprise: 2 veteran Buckeyes reunite at Ohio State
en years, two countries and two very different lives separate former Buckeye football player Joe Brown and his former Army commander, Lt. Col. Eddie Sedlock. But a return trip to The Ohio State University led to an emotional reunion between the two men.