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Current and upcoming events and opportunities in the student organization community

This page is updated weekly during Fall and Spring semester along with the Student Organization Insider newsletter emailed to the student organization community and other subscribers. All announcements on the Bulletin last for one week. Subscribe to the Student Organization Insider to receive weekly announcements from Student Activities and campus departments.

To view campus-wide events, announcements, and opportunities, check out the Student Life Calendar. The Insider Bulletin only contains announcements from our student organization community.

Last updated: 09/16/2020

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Events Through September 23

Anti-Racism Sunday: Building the Beloved Community

Event Date: September 20

UB Waves at Ohio State in collaboration with University Baptist Church (50 W. Lane Ave.) and the Ohio Council of Churches encourage all interested worshipers to please plan to attend a virtual day of reflection and action focused on spiritual strategies for confronting bias in our society.

Register: https://bit.ly/33wS3Jy

Contact: beloved@dsobeloved.org


Virtual Event with Dr. Abdul El-Sayed Hosted by College Democrats

Event date: September 21

COVID-19 has forced many students to question their role in society and what they can do as it pertains to civic engagement and pandemic response. Dr. Abdul El-Sayed offers a new and enlightening perspective to challenge students to think in a new way on how to best engage in this new society.

Information: https://osudems.wixsite.com/mysite

Contact: ohiostatedemocrats@gmail.com


OSU Glass, Visiting Artist - Sean Merchant

Event Date: September 23 at 6:30 p.m.

OSU Glass alumni, Sean Merchant, will be joining the OSU Glass Club on Wednesday, September 23 at 6:30 p.m. for an online visiting artist presentation of his artwork and giving a demonstration of stained glass techniques.

Information: https://www.facebook.com/OSU.Glass

Contact: arday.2@osu.edu


Apply for the Buckeye Impact Grant Challenge

Application deadline: September 23

Does your organization have a unique vision for a philanthropic project or event benefitting the Ohio State community? The Buckeye Impact Grant (BIG) Challenge is a crowdfunding competition designed to help make your project a reality and provide you with a hands-on philanthropy coaching experience! Student Philanthropy Council is seeking applicants to participate in this year's challenge. The strongest proposals will be selected to compete using the BuckeyeFunder platform. More information about the proposals, competition, and funding can be found on our website.

Contact: kowdley.2@osu.edu

 

 


Future and Ongoing Announcements

GWI Seeks Applications for Student Advisory Board

 

Application deadline: September 30

The Global Water Institute (GWI) on campus seeks applications for its Student Advisory Board. Undergraduate and graduate students of all years and programs of study are encouraged to apply. Visit GWI's website to view the application.

Contact: brkljacic.5@osu.edu


Happiness for Hospice

Our new club, Happiness for Hospice will meet bi-weekly to educate our members and serve our local hospice centers here in Columbus. Service events will include, while still adhering to Ohio State's and CDC's guidelines, making cards for the patients and their families, fundraising to purchase grocery gift cards for the families, making blankets, and hosting holiday themed activities. Through this organization, we also want to show appreciation for the great hospice staff through random acts of kindness. If you have any questions or would like to join, please email us or follow us on instagram @ohiostateh4h

Contact: ohiostateh4h@gmail.com


Want to see Harry Potter activities in your inbox?

Then contact the OSU Harry Potter Alliance at wingardiumleviosu@gmail.com! We'll add you to our mailing list, and you'll receive our weekly newsletter, complete with a Harry Potter-related activity for you to do at your leisure. You will also have access to our GroupMe and virtual game nights, where you can connect with other fans of the Wizarding World. Participating will win your Hogwarts house points; just like in the books and movies, the house with the most points at the end of the spring 2021 semester will win a prize!


JAM Meeting

Want to improve your public speaking skills? Have an upcoming presentation that's sending shivers down your spine? Just want to hangout and chat? Then come join us at Just a Minute. The typical meeting consists of volunteers being shown a random topic, 30 seconds to prepare then 60 seconds to speak. We hope to see you there. Part of a student org and want to see what Jam does? Just a Minute holds workshops for other organization going over our Ten Commandments and letting the audience try it for themselves. If you're interested, please contact us.

Contact: osujam@gmail.com


Your org is on our app. Check it out!

Our new club, Happiness for Hospice will meet bi weekly to educate our members and serve our local hospice centers here in Columbus. Service events will include, while still adhering to Ohio State's and CDC's guidelines, making cards for the patients and their families, fundraising to purchase grocery gift cards for the families, making blankets, and holiday themed activities. Through this organization, we also want to show appreciation for the great hospice staff through random acts of kindness. If you have any questions or would like to join, please email us or follow us on instagram @ohiostateh4h


Join BareChild

Join BareChild! If you're looking for sisterhood bonding and a place for fellowship with Christian believers, join us! Send an email and we'll send you deets.

For more information: www.BareChild.org

Contact: williams.3460@osu.edu


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