Ohio State Marching Band Hometown Concert One-Day-Only Ticket Presale
Tickets for the Marching Band Hometown Concert in the Schottenstein Center are available for purchase during a special presale, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 11. On the Ticketmaster
website, use the password "music" to access the tickets.
Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Student e-Newsletter – September Issue
The September issue
of the undergraduate student e-Newsletter highlights the new major in data analytics, a new student organization – Women in Math and Science Club (WIMS), ASC Career Services’ move to Denney Hall, college funding in support of undergraduate study abroad and research, the Study Abroad Expo, Undergraduate Research Week and the Sullivant Hall grand opening. It also profiles geological sciences major Casey Saup. To submit content suggestions or to be added to the mailing list, please contact Ann Rottersman
Staff Professional Development Grants: application deadline: Friday, Sept. 12 by 4 p.m.
College of Arts and Sciences staff members are encouraged to apply
for professional development funding through an ASC Staff Professional Development Grant.
ASC SAC Cornhole Tournament: Challenge the Dean!
The ASC Staff Advisory Council Cornhole Tournament
runs through Oct. 15 with games each Wednesday at noon on the Oval. Coming up: “Dean’s Challenge” with Dean Manderscheid, Sept. 24. Registration deadline: Sept. 10.
First STEAM Market Presentation of 2014-15, Saturday
The STEAM Factory kicks-off its series of bi-weekly presentations
, Saturday, Sept. 13, at the 400 West Rich Market, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Mathematicians Jim Fowler
and Bart Snapp
present, "Ximera, an online educational platform, turns collaboratively created content into interactive classroom activities – it’s 'crowdteaching.'"
ASC Undergraduate Student Research and Study Abroad Funding Opportunities
Autumn semester deadlines for funding opportunities
Mansoor and Sky Discuss Situation in Iraq
After the withdrawal of U.S. troops in 2011, post-war Iraq has deteriorated. Key causes include the rise of the Islamic State, ineffectual leadership of the Al-Maliki government and internal tensions between Sunnis, Shiites and Kurds. Peter Mansoor
, Ohio State historian, and Emma Sky
of Yale University, discuss the situation
, Thursday, Sept. 11, at 6 p.m., in 352 Drinko Hall.
2014 Study Abroad Expo: Friday, Sept. 19, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Students can talk with study abroad experts, learn more about study abroad opportunities, explore programs for all majors and find out how to fund their prospective study abroad experiences. The 2014 Study Abroad Expo
will take place in the Buckeye Reading Room of Thompson Library.
First CJRC Seminar of the Year Features Charis Kubrin
In criminal proceedings across the U.S., rap music lyrics are being introduced
as evidence of a defendant’s guilt. “Art or Confession? Using Rap Lyrics as Evidence in Criminal Trials,” presented by the Criminal Justice Research Center, draws attention to this disturbing practice and explores its context, describes its elements and contours and considers its broader significance. Thursday, Sept. 25, 12 p.m., 217 Journalism Building.
P12 Partnership Inventory Webinar Sept. 12
The P12 Initiative
hosts, “The P12 Partnership Inventory: What to Expect, Tips to Complete” webinar, Friday, Sept. 12, 11-11:45 a.m. Director Kate Harkin, gives an overview and answers questions about the 2014 university-wide P12 Partnership Inventory. The 15-minute survey
collects and tracks Ohio State partnerships with Ohio schools and organizations serving school-age children. Faculty and staff who manage P-12 activities and programs will get tips. Heather Lansky
and Melanie Tracy, P12 Initiative, co-present. Log on to the P12 Partnership Initiative Webinar here
Launch event for 2015 Ohio State Business Plan Competition
Kick off the 2015 Ohio State University Business Plan Competition in the Mason Hall Rotunda on Sept. 24, at 6 p.m. The Ohio State Business Plan Competition is open to all Ohio State students, faculty and staff, but must have at least one current Ohio State student on the team. At the launch event Sept. 24, food will be served along with a proven startup concept development program offered by Mike Blackwell
, senior vice president, entrepreneur development, TechColumbus. Teams also will be able to work one-on-one with a mentor. Register for the launch event
and apply to compete
. Application deadline: Oct. 22. Contact Nikki Modlich