Symposium brings together Ohio State and community partners
Ohio State and the communities that the university serves benefit from partnerships in which know-how and resources are exchanged, said community partners, administrators and faculty members during the Autumn 2023 Engaged Scholarship Symposium.Learn More
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Applications open for the Schweitzer Fellows Program
The application for the 2024-25 cohort of Columbus-Athens Albert Schweitzer Fellows is now open. The Schweitzer Fellows program supports and trains emerging health-focused graduate and professional students in creating and carrying out service projects to address unmet community needs.Learn more
Announcing the 2023 Engagement Grant recipients
This year 14 proposals were selected for funding through the Outreach and Engagement grants process. More than $250,000 was awarded at a maximum amount of $20,000 to support development of impact reports for programs, performances or exhibits; development of a public policy document or impact report; development or implementation of a program, performance, exhibition, or initiative based upon previous research, assessment, or public input; or enhance or expand a program that extends community access to the university, broadly defined.Read more
Check out the OSU Engages November Newsletter!
This month's edition features news about the Engaged Scholarship Symposium, visiting artist opportunities, the Engaged Scholar Q&A with Nyama McCarthy-Brown and more!Read more
Newark Earthworks earn UNESCO World Heritage designation
In September, the Hopewell Ceremonial Earthworks sites, which includes the Newark Earthworks, became Ohios first UNESCO site and just the 25th in the United States. Other World Heritage Sites include the Taj Mahal, the Great Barrier Reef and Stonehenge.
Ohio State at the Engagement Scholarship Consortium Conference
Faculty, staff and students from Ohio State made an impact at the 2023 Engagement Scholarship Consortium Conference. The university had multiple award winners honored at the conference along with numerous presenters from a wide-range of colleges and departments.
Community Connectors: Wayne Schlingman
I have had the incredible opportunity to oversee a hub of science outreach since 2014 when I became a Buckeye. At the Arne Slettebak Planetarium we create awe inspiring moments and interdisciplinary collaboration. Groups travel across state lines to come to Ohio State for what we offer the nation and the world; the planetarium is a destination for many.
Non-profit spinout helps local families move toward prosperity
Where you live can impact various aspects of your lifesuch as job prospects, personal safety and your childs education. Thanks to a new program spearheaded in part by faculty from The Ohio State University, families in Central Ohio are gaining new opportunities to flourish.
Roads Scholars Day connects Ohio State with Columbus community
The 2023 Roads Scholars Day, held Friday by The Ohio State University Office of Outreach and Engagement, promoted the ongoing dialogue between the university and community partners throughout Columbus. The annual event connects faculty, administrators and students with social service organizations and business leaders to discuss current and future collaborations.