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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
Faculty Appointments policy for university-wide feedback
The Office of Academic Affairs welcomes your feedback on a proposed policy revision. The Faculty Appointments policy is open for university-wide feedback until April 26. Visit the University Policies website “Policies Under Review” tab to review the proposed policy.
Provost McPheron featured in Arts and Sciences' Voices of Excellence podcast
Executive Vice President and Provost Bruce A. McPheron recently sat down with the “Voices of Excellence from the Arts and Sciences" podcast to discuss his work and how Ohio State should be a key leader in student experience and teaching and learning.
CBE Distinguished Professor's research attracts new $3M DOE grant
A new grant from the Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy solidifies Ohio State's leading role in carbon capture research. A team led by the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering's Winston Ho will receive $3 million to develop and test innovative membranes for carbon dioxide capture from flue gas.