Dissertation Boot Camp: From ABD to PhD
by the OSU Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Friday, January 26, 2018 to Sunday, January 28, 2018
Deer Creek State Lodge & Conference Center
22300 State Park Road 20
Mt. Sterling, Ohio 43143
I contacted Marcela Hernandez, PhD, the Administrative Director of The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs about their publication:
which she has been promoting to faculty, urging them to share it with any interested parties from other countries.
You can download it at:
She welcomes any suggestions for interactions with postdocs in Wooster. They are planning to start streaming most of their Columbus events.
Thank you OSU Postdoctoral Association and
Marcela Hernandez, PhD
Office of Postdoctoral Affairs
208 Bricker Hall,190 North Oval Mall, Columbus, OH 43210
Please join us for this month’s Wooster Science Café Thursday, December 7th from 7-8pm. It will be in the upstairs event space at Spoon Market & Deli (144 W Liberty St, Wooster). Please come early if you would like to get food and eat before the cafe (you cannot bring it upstairs to the talk). There will also be light appetizers upstairs.
Dr. Shauna Brummet, President & CEO at BioHio Research Park and adjunct professor in the Department of Animal Sciences at The Ohio State University, will present “A Peruvian adventure – Alpacas and their Quechua shepherds”.
Currently serving as the President & CEO of BioHio Research Park, an Affiliate of The Ohio State University, Dr. Brummet is a molecular biologist by training and worked many years in the biotech, open innovation and biomedical industries. She also raises alpacas as part of a farm business and has interests in the Peruvian Altiplano region and its Native People and alpacas. She plans to talk about this unique animal that is known for its fleece, the origin of the camelid family and their immune systems.
We hope to see you there!
Please share this with anyone else who you think will be interested.
Dear Wooster Internationals, I have obtained 40 tickets to the talk in a conversational format of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, a leading voice on today’s cultural and political topics and the NBA’s all-time leading scorer. In the Scot Center’s Timken Gymnasium (1267 Beall Ave.) at The College of Wooster on Tuesday, Sept. 19, at 7:30 p.m.
To get one free ticket (while supplies last): Go to my website www.go.osu.edu/WoosterInternational and leave a comment about your experiences in America (click on the ‘leave a comment’ link).
- What is something that most people in your country think about life in America which you believe is true?
- What is something that most people in your country think about life in America that you don’t think is accurate?
The tickets will be available for pickup, with the person’s name on the back, at the Zumba class on Wednesday, September 13 12-1 pm (before, during, and after the 12:10-12:55 class), which this week is at the Gazebo.
When I first came to Lomé, Togo (for my junior year abroad of undergraduate studies), I saw so many people walking alongside the roads, I thought “a soccer match or a concert must have just ended.”
Leave a comment stating what surprised you your first day in Wooster.
The first two people who leave such comments will receive 2 tickets each to the talk by basketball legend (and so much more)
Thursday, September 19, 2017 at 7:30 in the Timken Gymnasium in the Scot Center at the College of Wooster 1267 Beall Ave.
NOTICE: Zumba classes start again August 23 as Debora is on a working family vacation
These classes have almost always been half Americans and half internationals.
NO ZUMBA CLASSES on the 1st THREE WEDNESDAYS in AUGUST
These local food trucks offer fusions from different corners of the world, Korea, France, Mexico. Last month I set at a table of folks from here and abroad and enjoyed the variety.
Housing listings: A graduate researcher asked me for tips on finding housing. I told him it is currently difficult due to the large number of pipeline construction workers in our area, but those who seek an apartment, room or house can go to the Wayne Metropolitan Housing Authority which is across the street from Buehler’s Grocery Store (downtown) on 345 North Market Street Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm an request a free photocopy packet showing addresses, phone numbers and prices. Please feel free to contact me about these or similar matters. To see the housing list I picked up and scanned, go to:
housing list from housing authority-2cto17u
A reminder. Also anyone who attends please contact me about what you learned. I will not be in Ohio that day. Jason
From: Oardc_notices [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Kaser, Lori
Sent: Monday, May 8, 2017 13:15
To: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org
OSU OIA Immigration Q&A Session June 7, 2017 12-2 pm Location: 18th Ave Library, Room 340 COLUMBUS
The Postdoctoral Advisory Council and the Postdoctoral Association will be hosting an immigration Q&A session with the staff of OSU’s Office of International Affairs (OIA). We will have Carina Hansen (OIA Director), Amanda Giandinoto (OIA Immigration Officer), and Marc Hedien (OSU Office of Legal Affairs) to answer questions and offer advice regarding OSU policies, visa issues and other immigration related queries.
This session will be geared more towards understanding OSU’s policies in handling immigration issues rather than a general immigration help session
A limited amount of pizza will be served.
If you are interested in attending this event, please register here
If you have any questions, please contact Faith Brennan (email@example.com) or Mona El Refaey (Mona.ElRefaey@osumc.edu)
The Postdoctoral Association and The Postdoctoral Advisory Council
A big thank-you to Andika Gunadi (OARDC Research Associate 1 and PhD student, Dept. of Horticulture and Crop Science) and others at International Freindships Inc. for putting together this list of resources for Wooster internationals. Please contact me if you know of additional resources/events and I will announce them here and pass them on to Andika.
Resources for Internationals in Wooster Area 2017 International Friendships Inc.
Professional Development Training Program for Graduate Students and Postdocs
The Ohio Union
May 12th and 13th
This two-day training program will provide graduate students and postdocs with a series of professional development workshops. Participants can sign up to attend open sessions on Friday, to attend the full-day session on Saturday, or to do both.
You can find the schedule of events attached here.
If you have any questions, please contact Marcela Hernandez (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Postdoctoral Advisory Council
Marcela Hernandez, PhD
Graduate & STEM Diversity Director
College of Arts and Sciences Recruitment and Diversity Services
154 F Denney Hall, 164 Annie & John Glenn Ave, Columbus, OH 43210
LPSLI alumna 2014
SACNAS-HHMI ALI alumna 2016
Each weekday, a different chef will share their unique menu with the Local Roots community for lunch. All dishes are made from scratch in our kitchen and include some international flavors you can’t find elsewhere in Wooster!
Vegan, Vegetarian and Gluten-Free items always available.
Hot lunch served from 11am – 2pm (or while supplies last)
MONDAY Grilled cheese, hearty salad bowls, and hot soups from Linda
TUESDAY Asinati’s Tanzanian Cuisine
WEDNESDAY Soups, frittatas, whole wheat tarts, and other hot entrees from Liz
THURSDAY Madhavi’s traditional Indian Thali lunch
FRIDAY Colombian dishes and monthly Latin American “Executive Lunch” from Helena
Click here for this week’s menu
Check the events page, or Facebook, for details on Saturday lunches and special events.
140 S. Walnut Street, Wooster, OH 44691 • 330-263-5336 • info@LocalRootsWooster.com
Hi OSU Wooster Professors, Staff, and Students,
We are collecting books for a College Library in Malawi
Due to popular demand we are coming back to The Ohio State University
Wooster, Tuesday March 28th and Columbus, Wednesday March 29th
We also collect CDs, DVDs, Vinyl, And Electronics
Click Here To Donate – From Your Home or Office
Three Ways to Donate:
- Fill out our online form
- Reply to this email
- Call 800-570-3698
We provide boxes and do the heavy lifting.
Books4Cause sends books appropriate to Africa and the inner city of Chicago. Since 2010 we have made over 100 libraries in Africa, repurposed 400,000 books, and saved over 2 million books from landfills. We would love to chat if you want more info.
Best regards and thank you!
3403 Madison Street
Skokie, IL 60076
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Eres hablante nativo de español? El Plan de Salud de OSU y la Oficina de Recursos Humanos pone a su disposición dos documentos clave del plan médico en español: La Tabla Comparativa de Planes Médicos del 2017 y la Tabla de Resumen del Plan de Farmacia y Medicamentos. Si desea leer estos documentos en Español, por favor visítenos en osuhealthplan.com or https://hr.osu.edu/wp-content/uploads/medical-comparison-chart-spanish.pdf and https://hr.osu.edu/wp-content/uploads/rx-summary-chart-spanish.pdf
Jason Owens, PhD.
International Coordinator at the Wooster Campus
The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center
Agricultural Technical Institute
206 Thorne Hall Annex
The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center
1680 Madison Avenue
Wooster, OH 44691
Office Tel: +1-330-202-3581
Cell Tel: +1-605-691-1066
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