Oct 18, 24, 30 October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), which celebrates the contributions of workers with disabilities and educates about the value of a workforce inclusive of their skills and talents. In recognition of NDEAM, several workshops are scheduled, including Hiring and Working with Individuals with Disabilities, Disabilities Etiquette Class, and Deaf Etiquette and OHR: Tips on Serving Deaf Customers. These events count toward DICE certification. Learn more and register in BuckeyeLearn .
In celebration of the exhibition of Start at Home: Art from the Frank W. Hale Jr. Black Cultural Center Collection, this free symposium brings together artists, museum professionals and scholars of Black art. It includes artist talks by Alison Saar and Fahamu Pecou, a keynote lecture on museums in the era of Black Power by Susan Cahan of Temple University, and a talk about “Black Art Futures” by LeRonn Brooks of Lehman College. This event counts toward DICE certification. More . Contact .
Oct 19 - 7 p.m. - Ohio Union Performance Hall Join OUAB for The Read Live! - Kid Fury and Crissle evening of conversation regarding their weekly podcast covering hip-hop and pop culture's most trying stars. As transplants to New York City, The Read also serves as an on-air therapy session for two friends trying to adjust to life and rats in the big city. Free tickets available to Ohio State students, faculty, and staff. This event counts toward DICE certification. More . Schedule . Contact .
Nov 7 - 4:30 p.m. - Mershon Auditorium State alumnus J.D. Vance will propose a hands-on approach to problems facing his native state of Ohio: opioid addiction, under-preparedness of the workforce and domestic instability. Through his nonprofit organization, Our Ohio Renewal, he'll tackle issues that shaped his upbringing in Middletown OH, subject of " Hillbilly Elegy," a New York Times best-seller. Free lecture; registration requested. This event qualifies toward DICE certification. More . Contact .
Nov 8 - 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. - E100 Scott Laboratory Join the Association of Staff and Faculty Women for a panel discussion with some of Ohio State's Glass Breaker honorees. As women navigate the workforce and career development, it's often said that "you can't be what you can't see." At Ohio State, we shine a spotlight on successful women who have ... More & Register . This event qualifies toward DICE certification.
Oct 4 - 6:30 p.m. - 18th Avenue Library, Research Commons (3rd floor) Katie Robinson, OHio Center for Autism and Low Incidence, will show some materials and learning aids that are used to teach students who are blind or visually impaired math and science concepts. S will also explain the nemeth braille code, its uses and importance and talk about some of the methods used to produce nemeth code math and methods of producing large print. This session is intended to be open for users to ask questions about her experiences as a person who is blind learning about...
Oct 19 - 5 p.m. - Moritz College of Law, Saxbe Auditorium In 2016, nearly 250,000 people are legally paid less than the minimum wage, on average, less than $2 an hour. “Bottom Dollars” is an hour long documentary that exposes the exploitation of people with disabilities through personal stories and expert interviews. It also presents clear employment alternatives with competitive wages and community inclusion. Do we want all people to have a shot at a job for fair pay in their own communities, or do we want some people to be separated, exploited, and robbed of their chance...
The Minister of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs for the United Kingdom took time between global affairs and foreign ambassador meetings to speak to a crowd of roughly 100 students in an event hosted by Ohio State’s chapter of the Alexander Hamilton society on October 3, 2017. A far cry from the crowds he is accustomed to speaking in front of in British Parliament or at his public event in Chicago the day before, Alan Duncan was at ease taking questions from eager students in a Q&A session. Full story .
The Wexner Center is proud to participate in the first-ever touring retrospective of pioneering Nigerien filmmaker Moustapha Alassane. Alassane’s career spanned four decades, and his work reflects the political climate of his time, often critiquing both European colonialism and local corruption. This series is but a sample of his diverse output, which ranged from ... More . This event qualifies toward DICE certification.
Oct 5 - 9:45 a.m. to 11 a.m. - 33 W. 11th Ave, Conference Rm
Join the Kirwan Institute's community conversation on "What's Behind the NFL's 'Take a Knee' Protest?" Special guests include Ohio State's Athletic Director Gene Smith and former NBA player Larry Jones. This event qualifies toward DICE certification.