Interested in applying to be a member on the IA Scholar Leadership Council (“The LC”)? Here is what you need to know and what you need to do!
Step 1: Review the Leadership Council Application Information
Step 2: Apply using this Google Form (applications are due by February 15, 2019 by 5:00 PM)
Current members of the LC are hosting coffee hours for people who are interested in applying and want to chat about their position. Stop by and say hi! The calendar can be found here: IA LC Coffee Hours.
After you have applied, you can expect to hear back on next steps by the beginning of March. This will include a 30-45 minute on-campus interview to learn more about you, your application materials, and what you would bring to the LC for the upcoming year. The goal is to announce the incoming LC by the first week of April.
If you have any questions or need any additional information, please contact Sam Harris, IA Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org or Steven Blalock, Program Manager, at Blalock.email@example.com.
On Friday, November 16th, a group of IA Scholars joined with the other Arts and Sciences Scholars programs for a night out at the Columbus Zoo. All IA Scholars brought canned goods to support the Mid Ohio Food Bank. This is an event we do every year!
Kate Greer, one of the teaching assistants for the Scholars Seminar class and a member of the IA Leadership Council, was recently profiled in Buckeyes Abroad on the Office of International Affairs website. Read the full story by clicking here.
Kate is majoring in German and History.
On September 4th, The Office of International Affairs hosted the annual Education Abroad Expo in the Ohio Union. The Expo showcases Ohio State programs, including semester exchange programs, summer programs, and those provided by third-party providers. Pictured below are two first-year IA Scholars discussing the Scholars Brazil 2019 trip with faculty leader Dr. Lucia Costigan from the Department of Spanish and Portuguese.
For more information on Scholars Brazil, click here.
On Sunday, August 26th, IA Scholars discussed the current economic crisis in Venezuela with the IA Scholars Academic Events Chair, Sam Stelnicki. Several times throughout the semester, IA Scholars join together for “Current Events Conversations” on select topics in international politics, culture, public policy, and more.
Several IA Scholars participated in the annual Community Commitment Pay It Forward event on Saturday, August 26th. Each year, over 50 community service sites and projects partner with Ohio State for multiple daylong community service projects. This year, IA Scholars traveled to the Cat Welfare Association; the association is dedicated to the care of and education about cats and kittens. Our pledge is to cherish, nurture and provide veterinary care for homeless, abused, injured, and abandoned felines.
The IA Scholars Chair, Samantha “Sam” Harris, was recently profiled by the Honors and Scholars Center! You can read the story the story here.
This is Sam’s third year serving as IA Chair!
IA Scholars Community: We are in the process of updating this site for the upcoming academic year. Check back shortly for news, event updates, and more!
The following information was sent out in an email on 4/25/17, and has been added to the events calendar. Happy Reading Day! Good luck on all your exams, Jen and the Leadership Council are rooting for you!
HSPB Presents: Kool-Aid and Cram (1 point)
Tuesday, April 25, 1:00 – 5:00 pm, Kuhn House Room
Can’t find a seat in the library? Looking for a snack to get you through studying? Come to the HSPB Kool-Aid and Cram on reading day! Pizza, coffee, and of course, Kool-Aid, will be offered in Kuhn House. Make your own trail mix to go! Designated quiet study space will also be available in the house, so feel free to bring some books and cram for a while.
IA Finals Study Tables (1 point)
Friday, April 28, 12:00 – 4:00 pm, Kuhn House Room 110
Searching for a spot to study to study during finals? Look no further! IA will be holding study tables at the Kuhn House on Friday from 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. Snacks will be provided. Best of luck on your exams!