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.
Hispanic Heritage Month is a time to celebrate Hispanic/Latino rich cultures, ethnicity, and pride. We welcome you to participate in being a part of the university's Hispanic/Latino Heritage Month celebration. View a variety of events .
The University Staff Advisory Committee (USAC) invites university and Wexner Medical Center staff to participate in one of three focus groups to share their perspectives and experiences around staff diversity and inclusion efforts. Limited to 40 staff members at each session. Sessions are Tuesday (10/10) noon–1 p.m. in 260 Ramseyer Hall, Thursday (10/12) 4–5 p.m. in the Clinical Skills Center in 602B Prior Hall and Wednesday (10/18) 2–3 p.m. in the Brutus Buckeye Room of the Ohio Union. Register . Contact .
Professional Development and Women of Color Advancement Grants are available for women faculty and staff continuously employed by Ohio State for at least one year and students (graduate/professional students with a 3.0 GPA and undergraduates with a 2.5 GPA). Grants can be used for professional development activities, research, etc. Significant financial need is a key consideration. Applications are available online and due Sunday (10/1). More .
Thru Monday, Oct 9 All Ohio State students, staff, faculty, visiting scholars, and alumni are invited to submit photos to the 2017 International Photography Competition. Photographers are invited to submit one photo in each category: people, places, and politics. More . Contact or 614-247-4828 .
Celebrate all things Brazilian when students, alumni, faculty, partners, and friends are invited to network and have fun with the Brazilian community. Welcome new Brazilian undergraduate and graduate students. Discover Portuguese courses at the Center for Latin American Studies and the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, including the new Education Abroad program in Curitiba, Brazil, Columbus' Brazilian sister city. Contact . This event qualifies toward DICE certification.