Make your 2022 Buckeyes for Charity pledge today!
Buckeyes for Charity is your opportunity to donate to community organizations and make a difference. This years campaign includes more than 850 state-wide nonprofits, giving us an even greater opportunity to make an impact. You can donate to a meaningful cause via credit card, check, cash or payroll deduction and choose to make a one-time or recurring donation. As Buckeyes, we are Caring for Our Communities.Learn More
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Seed Fund for Racial Justice Symposium Oct. 12
Please join colleagues for the Seed Fund for Racial Justice Symposium on Oct. 12. Doors will open at 8:15 a.m. for breakfast and networking. The program will run from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. The symposium will feature panels and lightning talks from recipients of Seed Fund for Racial Justice Grants.Learn more and register
Ohio State Energy Partners makes annual philanthropic awards
Ohio State Energy Partners has provided more than $800,000 to programs through its 2021-22 philanthropic awards. The awards provide funding for proposals that align with Ohio States sustainability goals and support the continuation of successful initiatives or the development/implementation of new programs or research projects that continue the trajectory of meeting the goals. As part of its commitment to academic collaboration, OSEP contributes $810,000 annually to the university or affiliated philanthropic causes.Read more
Williams named faculty fellow
Valarie Williams, professor of Dance, has been named a faculty fellow in the Office of Outreach and Engagement. In this role, she will be coordinating and leading the universitys efforts to complete and submit its Carnegie Classification for Community Engagement application. As a professor of Dance, Williams collaborates on artistic projects producing critical conversations connecting scholarship in the arts with solutions for global societal change.Read more
2022 Carla Curtis Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Award
The College of Social Work (CSW) announces a call for nominations for the 2022 Carla Curtis Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Award. The purpose of this award is to honor and celebrate members and associates of the CSW community who exemplify the ideals of transformative justice, diversity, equity and inclusion.
In State of the University address, President Johnson heralds Ohio States commitment to service, excellence
n her 2022 State of the University address, President Kristina M. Johnson emphasized The Ohio State Universitys role in attracting Intels new semiconductor campus to Ohio and implementing the Scarlet and Gray Advantage program to give undergraduate students the opportunity for a debt-free education, and announced a record $1.24 billion in research and development.
President Johnson describes university of the people, by the people, for the people
The excellence of the education we offer here transforms our students lives, and that is important, Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson said during the 2022 James F. Patterson Land-Grant University Lecture. But as a land-grant university, we have an obligation to focus on the well-being of more than just the individuals we educate. We owe a debt of service to our state and our nation.
Engaged Scholars: Jill Clark
Associate Professor Jill Clark is interested in how we can collectively govern the food system to advance equity and well-being. As such, her research, teaching, and service center on community and state governance of food systems and inclusive and equitable public participation. A couple of current projects include Modeling the Future of Food in Your Neighborhood, which co-develops tools to promote a more equitable food system in the city of Cleveland, and Pathways to Prosperity, which aims to strengthen the value-added food and agricultural sector in rural communities to increase community wealth.