DEALL Receives $9.6 Million State Department Critical Languages Award
Galal Walker, professor, Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures (DEALL) and Mari Noda, DEALL professor and chair; successfully competed for a new three-year U.S. Department of State grant that provides more than $3.2 million per year in funding to administer and implement the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program in East Asia. Ohio State is the only university in the country to receive this award.
DEALL, in cooperation with the National East Asian Languages Center, will establish four intensive language institutes in partner universities in China; and one each in universities in Japan, Korea, and Indonesia.
Ohio State and Royal Shakespeare Company Announce Expanded Collaboration
Ohio State and the UK's Royal Shakespeare Company have announced a new, major expansion
of their initial three-year collaboration. The new collaboration will continue to enhance K-12 teacher development and research, and will bring RSC's new, widely acclaimed Julius Caesar
to New York and Columbus.
Graff Presentations at Social Science History Association
Harvey J. Graff
, Ohio Eminent Scholar in Literacy Studies and Professor of English and History, will chair and participate in two sessions at the annual meeting of the Social Science History Association in Vancouver, November 1-4; the first on the impact of the 1960s on higher education. The second presentation, on new historical literacy studies, includes two Arts and Sciences PhDs, Shawn Casey
and Michael Harker
FLC Language Career-Building Event
The Foreign Language Center presents Language Careers in Translating and Interpreting
with a distinguished panel of guests: Heather Latscha
, Bruno G. Romero
, Madalena Sánchez Zampaulo
, and Michael S. Zetts III
. Friday, November 2, 4-5 pm, 145 Hagerty Hall. Please RSVP
The Criminal Justice Research Center Presents a Graduate Student Symposium
In preparation for the upcoming American Society of Criminology annual meeting, eight CJRC affiliate graduate students–Brian Soller
, Chris Keenan
, Jessica Linley
, Martin Kosla
, Trent Steidley
, Aubrey Jackson
, David Ramey
and Emily Shrider
–will give 15-minute lectures
on papers they will present at the meeting. November 8, 11:30 am - 2:20 pm, 217 Journalism Building.
Dean’s Student Advisory Board
The Dean's Student Advisory Board is charged with advising the College of Arts and Sciences executive dean on matters pertaining to students such as academics, communication, activities, student life, and college relations. Undergraduate and graduate ASC students are encouraged to share their ideas via an online form
. 2012 – 2013 Advisory Board members
. Contact: Adam Kong
, Advisory Board Chair, or Ann Rottersman
, Director of Student Programs.
Black Veterans Day Salute
The Department of African American and African Studies Community Extension Center hosts the 7th Annual Black Veterans Day Salute honoring African-American men and women who served in the United States Armed Forces during Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom, Saturday, November 10, 11:30 am - 1:20 pm, 905 Mount Vernon Ave.
Being Asian and Jewish: Adoption and Identity
A Crossing Borders Luncheon dialogue with Devorah Goldstein and Kimberly McKee
, November 13, 12:30-1:45 pm, OSU Hillel, 46 E. 16th Ave. Goldstein teaches elementary school in Baltimore and speaks widely about her experiences as a Chinese-American Orthodox Jew. McKee is a doctoral student in Ohio State’s Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP
Jeopardy Meets Geography!
The Department of Geography is hosting a new Undergraduate Geography Bowl
Competition as part of Geography Awareness Week. The competition will take place over two evenings, Wednesday and Thursday, November 14 and 15 and is open to all undergraduates, regardless of major. Students will be competing in teams of five for the chance to win $1,750 in scholarship prizes. To sign up, contact Brooke Raake
for more information.
Staff Professional Development Grants
College of Arts and Sciences staff members are encouraged to apply for professional development funding through an ASC Staff Professional Development Grant. The next application deadline will be Friday, November 30. For additional information and the online application, please visit staff professional development grants
or contact Ann Rottersman
or Melinda Bogarty
Columbus-Athens Schweitzer Fellows Program
The College of Arts and Sciences is proud to support the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship Program, a one-year interdisciplinary fellowship program focused on community service and leadership development open to graduate and professional students. As a charter member of the Columbus chapter, arts and sciences can submit nominees for fellowships. Fellowship applications
(self-nominated) are due by February 1, 2013. For more information, contact Seb Knowles
2012-13 DISCO Funding Opportunities for Students
DISCO (Diversity and Identity Studies Collective at OSU) offers grants of up to $300
for students who are presenting a paper at a conference or conducting research off campus. Grants are competitive (awarded by a selection committee), but students can apply any time during the year up to April 15. Also, DISCO Interdisciplinary Programs Scholarships ($250-$1000 each)
designed to support students enrolled in any of the DISCO interdisciplinary programs. Applications due by 5:00 pm, Friday, February 15, 2013.
October 31 – November 10
; catch the Royal Shakespeare Company’s Young People’s Shakespeare production, when nine public performances of the classic tragedy are performed by the famous troupe in Roy Bowen Theatre, Drake Performance and Event Center. The edited, 75-minute production is geared to ages 8 and up.
SAC Hosts a Rewards and Recognition Discussion; 2-4 pm, Fawcett Center, 2400 Olentangy River Rd.
November 3 – 29
November 7 – 10
November 7 – November 11
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