Tuesday, October 8th
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Barbie Tootle Room- 3rd Floor Ohio Union
Join us for a workshop on how to make mentoring support your success. Topics covered will include how to identify a mentor and how to make the most out of the mentoring relationship. Mentorship has been shown to improve both academic and career outcomes. Learn how to find a great mentor and be a great mentee.
Ticket Release: HighBall Halloween
Monday, October 7th
Information Center – Ohio Union
Enjoy a night out at Highball Halloween on October 11th or October 12th. HighBall Halloween is the nation’s most elaborate costume party. Staged in the fashion capital of Columbus, this yearly event for the Halloween season bridges runway style with the culture of the Short North Arts District. See outstanding musical acts, larger-than-life street performers, over-the-top costume designs, and more. Be a part of the HighBall Halloween street spectacle yourself and model your look on High Street and at the public costume contest, because at HighBall Halloween, you are what you wear.
Two total wristbands per BuckID which includes a $5 food voucher per wristband.
Couldn’t go to OUABoo at Kings Island? Here’s your second chance! We added a SECOND date on October 25th where we will be busing students to Mansfield Reformatory’s Haunted House! Tickets and transportation included. Winners will be selected via a lottery that closes on Wednesday, October 9th at 5 pm and winners will be announced Monday, October 14th! 🎃👻
Enter the lottery here: ouab.osu.edu/Secure/lottery/events/?eventId=134
Disclaimer: you can only attend ONE location for the OUABoo event if chosen.
Thursday, October 31st
Instructional Kitchen – Lower Level Ohio Union
Join OUAB in the Instructional Kitchen at the Ohio Union for a chance to cook a meal of your own under the guidance of the Union’s own professional chef, Chef Wolf. Following a cooking demonstration by the chef, students will collaborate with class members to create the menu providing a unique hands-on learning opportunity. In this fun and interactive environment students will enjoy a delicious meal and gain useful culinary skills to show off in their own kitchens. Whether you’re are a master chef in your own kitchen or a novice, there is an OUAB in the Kitchen program for you.
Participants will be selected by OUAB Grad/Prof’s lottery system for high demand programs. To register for the the lottery, please sign up using the link below. Lottery registration will be available up until midnight on October 24th. You may register for yourself and one guest. Those selected to participate in the class will be notified by noon the day after the lottery closes. Registering for the event does not guarantee a spot.
Register for the lottery online: ouab.osu.edu/Secure/lottery/events/?eventId=121
Thursday, October 10th
Faculty Club – 181 S. Oval Mall
Join us as grad/prof students get together for a night of food, fun, and games! All teams must register for each quiz night. Please include roster and team name with registration (teams may include up to 50% non-student guests). Due to overwhelming popularity, registrations the day of the quiz may not be available. The registration period for a quiz night begins the day after the previous quiz night.
Please send registration information to OUABgradprof@osu.edu.
Monday, October 14th
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Doors at 6:30 PM
Performance Hall- 1st Floor Ohio Union
An exciting discussion on sports, gender, and faith with Olympic medal-winning sabre fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad, the first Muslim American woman to represent the United States while wearing a hijab.
Olympic bronze medal-winning sabre fencer Ibtihaj Muhammed inspires others to challenge the status quo as a powerful symbol of America’s tolerance and diversity. As a stereotype-busting trailblazer and inspirational role model, she is an official sports ambassador, serving on the State Department’s Empowering Women and Girls Through Sport Initiative and talking with young women around the world about the importance of sports and education. Drawing from her triumphant journey and unwavering commitment to her authentic self, Ibtihaj inspires others to overcome any obstacle and pave their own unique path to success.
Tickets available online: ouabtickets.universitytickets.com/w/event.aspx?id=1351&p=1
Tuesday, October 22nd
Brutus Buckeye Room – 3rd Floor Ohio Union
Are you curious about the value and reliability of different types of student feedback? We will explore strategies for obtaining and interpreting student feedback, including the SEIs and beyond.
Please register: uitl.osu.edu/calendar/gta-toolkit-october-breakfast-student-feedback
Thursday, October 24th
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Barbie Tootle Room- 3rd Floor Ohio Union
This lecture and discussion-based session will focus on the knowledge needed for graduate and professional students to manage their finances during their time at Ohio State. Presented by Scarlet and Gray Financial from the Student Life Student Wellness Center this session will provide participants with information and resources to effectively budget, establish and maintain good credit, and understand their student loans.
Wednesday, October 30th
12:00 – 1:30 PM
Barbie Tootle Room – 3rd Floor Ohio Union
Many graduate and professional students feel that they are impostors, fearing that at any moment their students or colleagues might perceive them as “frauds.” One way to combat these feelings is to embrace a “growth mindset.” Participants will discuss common causes of feeling like an impostor in academia with the goal of helping participants identify concrete steps to recognizing their competence as academics, teachers and professionals.
Lunch is provided. Please register.
All classes are located in Dance Room 1 of the Ohio Union lower level @ 6:00 PM
Flicks for Free
Free Showings at 6:00 PM and 8:30 PM in the US Bank Conference Theater – 1st Floor Ohio Union
10/9: No Flicks for Free
10/16: Captain Marvel
10/23: Pokemon Detective Pikachu
10/30: Halloween Special: Us