ASC Staff Helps Create GEO WALK
, curator, Orton Geological Museum; and Joan Leonard
, coordinator, Biological Sciences Greenhouse, helped create a large scale geological exhibit
that shows Ohioans what’s under their feet. Ribbon-cutting for “the Geological Walk through Time,” a 286-foot-long walkway in a park-like setting is July 25, opening day of the Ohio State Fair.
Geography Student and Ohio State Alumnus Delegates to U.N. Earth Summit
, an undergraduate majoring in geography, and Hudson McFann
, an Ohio State alumnus (BA, geography, 2010) were part of a youth delegation attending the United Nations Earth Summit
in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, during the Rio+20 Conference on June 22, 2012.
ASC Outstanding Staff Award Nominees
Did you see the Staff Advisory Council (SAC) balloon teams around campus last week? SAC members were notifying nominees for the ASC Outstanding Staff Award
! Winners will be announced by Dean Steinmetz at a special luncheon on August 3. Click here to see the list of 2012 Outstanding Staff Award Nominees.
ASC Student News from Ufa, Moscow, Yokohama
Undergraduates Eric D’Angelo
and Peter Marzalik
, both double-majors in Russian and International Studies, blog about their summer language studies in Russia; meanwhile history graduate student Will Chou blogs from Japan
, where he is enrolled in a year-long intensive Japanese language program. All are learning way more than how to better speak the language.
Urban Arts Space Opens Call for Proposals
Urban Arts Space is opening its annual call for proposals
and invites local, regional, national, and international artists and artist groups to submit ideas for open exhibition time-slots for spring and summer 2013. Urban Arts Space welcomes proposals for exhibitions, collections, installations, residencies, and performances. Deadline is September 14.