ASC Staff Appreciation Day
The ASC Staff Advisory Council's Staff Appreciation Day
is Friday, Aug. 1, 1-4:30 p.m. on the South Oval. Enjoy games, an ice cream social and campus tours. Ohio State's Staff Appreciation Week, July 28 - August 1, includes activities
to recognize Ohio State staff members for their valuable contributions to the university.
Assistant Dean to Give Presentation at NCURA Meeting
Andrea R. Ward Ross
, assistant dean, College of Arts and Sciences, will present, “Moving in the right direction: Formal and informal methods of evaluation for staff training programs,” at the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) annual meeting in Washington, D.C., August 12. Ohio State co-presenters are Karla M. Gengler-Nowak, director, Research Analytics and Reporting in Medicine Administration, College of Medicine; and Aimee Nielsen-Link, director, Ohio State Health Sciences Office, Office of Sponsored Programs.
ORIGINS Articles, Milestones and Podcasts
This month, Ohio State historian Daniel Rivers puts children
at the center of the same-sex marriage story. The conversation continues
with Rivers, historian Clayton Howard
and English department PhD candidate J. Brendan Shaw
Cultural Resilience Reading Group Meeting
The Mershon Research Network in Cultural Resilience’s reading group will discuss Amartya Sen's book, Development as Freedom
, and its implications for small-scale cultural and linguistic practices, Tuesday, August 19, 2-4 p.m., 120 Mershon Center. Book cost: approx. $17. Free to students. To participate contact Cassie Patterson
to ensure enough books are available.