May 30-31, 2017 The 17th Polish-American Conference is organized by The Ohio State University and the Institute of Aviation of Warsaw. Its purpose is to exchange ideas and to strengthen cooperation in the area of innovation and high technologies: advances in aeronautics, electric propulsion, defense, advanced manufacturing, space, workforce development. Learn more .
Recent political events have Muslims across the nation feeling as though they need to educate people about who they really are. Students on the shared campus of The Ohio State University at Newark and Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) are no different. In response to this, students formed the Muslim Student Organization to educate the campus and community members about their faith and heritage. More . Contact 740-366-9420.
Deadline Apr 28 The Association of Staff and Faculty Women (ASFW) is seeking nominations for the following Executive Board positions for the 2017-2018 year: secretary, membership co-chair, marketing & public relations co-chairs, programs co-chair. All positions are a one-year term.
May 22 - 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Fawcett Center Join fellow Ohio State women for Branch Out and Break Through, the topic of the Association of Staff and Faculty Women's 13th annual Ballam Women's symposium. The event will focus on how career professionals can create support for where we are and where we are going. Speakers will address the challenges in finding harmony between our self-care and working life, balancing our roles as parents, spouses, and career women, while using our voices and making a place for ourselves. More . Contact .
Ohio State and Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD), the state agency responsible for workforce development and placement of individuals with disabilities, have partnered to place an OOD career specialist exclusively at Ohio State. This will be the first time OOD has embedded an employee within a single organization to focus on enhancing the recruitment and retention of individuals with disabilities and best practices for creating an inclusive workplace environment. More . Contact .
Mar 21-22 - 8 a.m. to noon - OHR offices, 1590 N. High St.
Get an overview of interviewing, hiring, and working alongside individuals with disabilities during this instructor-led workshop, provided by Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities and the Office of Human Resources. The interactive session will enhance cultural diversity and examine personal attitudes and biases toward people with disabilities. Register . Contact.
Mar 1 - 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. - Ohio Union Great Hall Meeting Room Join this talk by Latina feminist and civil engineer Patricia Valoy. Her advocacy is on attracting and retaining women in STEM careers and building work environments where women are free from discrimination, sexism, and racism. She also speaks and writes on a variety of issues affecting the Latinx community. A Student Life Multicultural Center event sponsored by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Ohio ADVANCE and Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers. More . Contact or 614-688-8449 .