University Outreach and Engagement Awards
Ohio State's University Outreach and Engagement Awards honor faculty, staff, students and community partners for outstanding achievement in producing engaged scholarship and community impact. The deadline to apply is January 7, 2022.Learn More
Sign up for the Outreach and Engagement Listserv
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Engaged Practitioners Network Meeting Dec. 3
The next meeting of the Engaged Practitioners Network will be Dec. 3 at 10 a.m.
The Engaged Practitioners Network is for those Ohio State staff who are working in spaces of community outreach and engagement. We will provide an opportunity for sharing best practices as well as networking with colleagues across campus. We hope to amplify collaborations, share best practices and increase professional development opportunities.Register and learn more
CUMU Learning & Sharing Virtual Series
The Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities (CUMU) Learning & Sharing Virtual Series is a free, CUMU members-only program focused on critical dialogue with practical takeaways that create action. This virtual series brings together CUMU administrators, faculty, staff, students, and community partners to learn from one another and share challenges and successes on a set of discrete issue areas. This virtual series is offered at no-cost to CUMU members and their partners. Ohio State is a CUMU member.Read more
OSU Engages November Newsletter
Check out the OSU Engages November Newsletter featuring the University Outreach and Engagement Awards, the Engaged Scholar Q&A with Darryl Hood, the Community Connector Q&A with Whitney Gherman, and more!Read more
Engaged Scholars: Michael Stamatikos
Michael Stamatikos long-standing strategic collaboration in fast-paced astrophysical research with the National Science Foundations IceCube Observatory and NASAs Swift/Fermi satellite missions has allowed him to participate in major scientific discoveries, while providing undergraduate students access to advanced research in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). This aligns well with his efforts toward improving the professional development of educators, K-16 student success, science advocacy and community engagement.
Community Connectors: Ladun Olateru-Olagbegi
Ladun Olateru-Olagbegi is a program assistant in the College of Nursing's Office of Community Outreach and Engagement. "Our office works to connect faculty, staff and student organizations in the College of Nursing with community partners such as community agencies, professional organizations, health care providers, and schools," she says. "We also make it a point to focus on providing members of the college with project development skills and tools, financial assistance and support to future and active community focused projects."
Caring at every avenue
The new Frank Stanton Veterinary Spectrum of Care Clinic is helping Ohio State veterinary medicine students navigate what can be a trying transition from education to practice, allowing them to learn the ropes of business, customer service and even two-cat visits with the support of faculty.
STEAMM Rising Columbus aims to grow talent through education, partnerships
A new collaboration between The Ohio State University, the City of Columbus, Columbus City Schools and Columbus State Community College has been established to grow the next generation of teachers and students focused on innovation. STEAMM Rising Columbus is a new initiative to collectively develop STEAMM talent in Columbus and ensure that talent thrives in the universitys Innovation District and elsewhere. STEAMM stands for science, technology, engineering, arts, mathematics and medicine.