Undergraduate Women in Physical Sciences

The eleventh annual Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physical Sciences (WoPhyS ’19) is coming up soon. All undergraduate students with research interests in all areas of the physical sciences, with focus on physics, chemistry, materials science, nanoscience, optics, photonics, astronomy, and applied physics and engineering are welcome to attend!

WoPhyS ’19 will be held Thursday, November 7 – Saturday, November 9, 2019 on the campus of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Some opportunities students will have at the conference:

  • Present research accomplishments
  • Attend keynote talks by scientists from academia, industry, and government labs
  • Participate in graduate school preparation workshops
  • Network with science students and faculty from across the country
  • Tour facilities and labs of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Want to be further involved in the conference? The WoPhyS ’19 steering committee is seeking nominations of outstanding undergraduate researchers to present their research projects and results during invited student talks. Please submit nominations for invited student speakers by contacting Jocelyn Bosley at jbosley@unl.edu.

To register for and learn more information about the WoPhyS ’19 conference, you can visit their website. There are no registration fees and all local costs are covered. Travel scholarships are also available for undergraduate students planning to present a talk or poster at the conference.

11th Annual Physicians Care Connection 5K

 

The 11 Annual Physicians Care Connection 5K Fun Run will take place on Sunday, September 29th at the Ohio State University RPAC with the race starting at 10:30 am.

The proceeds of this 5K sponsored by The Ohio State University Chapter of American Medical Association, go toward assisting the coordination of medical and dental care for vulnerable people in Central Ohio.

It also gives pre-med students the opportunity to hang out with med students and doctors, while supporting a free clinic.

More information can be found on the official flyer, https://u.osu.edu/cbcundergrad/files/2019/09/11th-ANNUAL-AMA-PCC-5K.pdf

You can register online at, go.osu.edu/pcc5K2019

 

Career and Internship Fair Autumn 2019

The Ohio State University’s Autumn 2019 Career and Internship Fair is quickly approaching! The event will occur on Tuesday, Septemeber 17 and Wednesday, September 18 from noon to 4 p.m. in the Ohio Union. There will also be an Interview Day on Thursday, September 19 if applicable.

Join us for our university-wide career fair connecting students across all majors, graduate programs and degree levels with employers seeking to recruit for career employment, internships, and co-ops.

More information about the event and the employers that are attending can be found on the Buckeye Careers website here.

Never been to a career and internship fair before? The Office of Student Life will be putting on several preparatory events leading up to the career fair for students! These events span from what to wear and what to expect, to best practices from applying to specific fields, and everything in between to help students and recent alumni land their ideal internship or position. More information about these events can be found on Handshake and here.

ASC Life Beyond Degree: Biochemistry/Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry with the Center for Career and Professional Success are hosting, Life Beyond Degree: Biochem/Chem; an interactive presentation about networking best practices followed with a networking mix and mingle event with alumni! You will learn best practices on how to create your own elevator pitch, use social media platforms to network with alumni and employers, utilizing LinkedIn, Alumnifire, and more!

Meet and network with alumni in speed networking sessions and implement the strategies learned in the workshop for part two of the event; an opportunity to practice what you learned and connect with alumni from your degree! “Speed dating” rounds will provide you with a great opportunity to chat one on one or in a small group with alumni to gather how they transformed their degree into a career. We encouraged you to attend both sessions but it is not a requirement. Free food and beverages!

Where: Campbell Hall 100
When: Monday September 30th from 4:30-7:30PM
Who: You!
RSVP: https://osu.joinhandshake.com/events/323815/share_preview

JCPenney Suit Up Sale

The JCPenney Suit Up Sale is this Sunday, September 8th from 6:30pm to 9:30pm at the Polaris Mall.

Come get ready for your Interviews, your Internship, or your First Job! Save an additional 30% OFF already sale priced and marked down professional attire items. Offer includes suits, dresses, sport coats, dress pants, shoes, accessories, and briefcases.

More information can be found on the event page.

Grad Expo

Interested in Grad School? This year’s Graduate and Professional School Expo will be on Tuesday, September 10, from 12:30 – 4 p.m. at the Ohio Union in the Ballroom. This event held by Career Counseling and Support Services will give students the opportunity to meet with more than 100 graduate and professional schools from across the country. It also gives students the chance to explore their options and gather useful information regarding careers and Graduate School.

For more information visit http://go.osu.edu/GradExpo

2019 Education Abroad Expo

The Office of International Affairs will be hosting the 2019 Education Abroad Expo on Thursday, September 12 from 2 – 6 p.m. This will be located in the Archie M. Griffin East Ballroom in the Ohio Union.

At this event there will be experts available for students to talk to about studying abroad. There are over 100 programs exclusively offered to Ohio State students. The Education Abroad Expo is the perfect chance for students to learn about all the study abroad opportunities offered at Ohio State to students of all majors.

For more information about studying abroad with Ohio State, visit oia.osu.edu.

Chemistry & Biochemistry Club Ice Cream Social

The Chemistry & Biochemistry club invites all students and faculty in the department to enjoy Grater’s ice cream together at the Mirror Lake Amphitheater (Browning Amphitheater) on Thursday, August 22 between 3:00pm and 5:00pm!

This is an opportunity to get some ice cream and learn more about the Chemistry & Biochemistry Club. Students are invited to join the club for exciting events, captivating speakers, pizza, and fun!

For more information regarding the club, please contact Ellie Bashian.

UPDATE: Due to the rain, this event is being held in CBEC.

Save the Date: JCPenney Suit Up Sale

SAVE THE DATE

The JCPenney Suit Up Sale will be Sunday, September 8th from 6:30pm to 9:30pm at the Polaris Mall.

Come get ready for your Interviews, your Internship, or your First Job! Save an additional 30% OFF already sale priced and marked down professional attire items. Offer includes suits, dresses, sport coats, dress pants, shoes, accessories, and briefcases.

More information can be found on the event page.

2019 Job Fair

Looking for a job? Congressman Steve Stivers’ annual Job Fair is next Friday, May 31 from 10am to 3pm. The event is free and open to all!

There will be over 50 employers with thousands of open positions in attendance.

The event will be held at the Ohio State 4-H Center (beside the Schottenstein Center on OSU’s campus.)
2201 Fred Taylor Drive
Columbus,Ohio

An updated list of participating organizations can be found here.