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August 2015 Archives

One Health Initiative Combats Infectious Diseases in Ethiopia

Leadership abounds across Ohio State, with faculty, staff and students throughout the university taking ownership of addressing a wide-variety of society’s challenges. One great example is the group conducting the Ohio State-Ethiopia One Health initiative, which connects Ohio State to Ethiopian institutions, including the University of Gondar, Addis Ababa University, the Ethiopian Public Health Institute and other local and regional partners, in an effort to prevent the spread of infectious diseases and build capacity for the healthcare workforce both in Ethiopia and with Ohio State students.

Summer Research Program Introduces Undergrads to the Science of Language

A group of undergraduate students from select colleges and universities around the country are learning the principles and practices of scientific research through an intensive summer research program developed by Ohio State.

Filling a Mutual Need: Creating a Teaching and Learning Center

The Columbus Community Teaching and Learning Center began June 1, 2015 offering students, teachers, university faculty and community partners a centralized and accessible space to learn and teach alongside one another. The center was created through a partnership among the Department of Teaching and Learning, Columbus City Schools and Graham Family of Schools.

Engagement is:

The collaboration between institutions of higher education and their larger communities (local, regional/state, national, global) for the mutually beneficial exchange of knowledge and resources in a context of partnership and reciprocity.

- Carnegie Foundation (2008)

Contact us:

Office of Outreach and Engagement
203 Bricker Hall
190 N. Oval Mall
Columbus, OH 43210
Phone: (614) 247-7795