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    The 7th Annual One Health Summer Institute takes place May 15 - August 31, 2018.

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    Watch video of Ohio State students reflecting on how they developed global skills through education abroad programs.

Sultana N. Nahar

Astronomy Professor Sultana N. Nahar has been appointed as adjoint [sic] professor of physics at Cairo University (Egypt). Cairo University’s Department of Physics applied for the appointment in 2016 and the final approval by the president occurred on May 30, 2018

“I am very honored to have this opportunity,” said Nahar.

The position is for one year, but is renewable every year at the recommendation of the University of Cairo’s Physics Department. As adjunct professor, Nahar will help young scientists in Egypt learn more about the field of applying spectroscopy as a tool to further understand the solar system and the structure of materials existing in stars. She will deliver lectures and carry out research studies.

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Ohio State expects to welcome close to 2,100 new international students to the Buckeye family this autumn semester – a record number for the university.

Out of the total number of students, 805 are graduate and professional students and 1,327 are undergraduate students.

The new students represent a total of 67 different countries including Australia, Bahamas, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, China, Columbia, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Ethiopia, Finland, Germany, India, Iran, Ireland, Japan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Mongolia, Pakistan, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Spain and Turkey.

The leading home countries for the new international students are China (1,515), India (204), South Korea (94), Taiwan (26) and Malaysia (23).

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International at Ohio State

  • Jennifer Kue in Nicaragua

    Academic Enrichment Grants Awarded

    Thirty Ohio State students and faculty are the recipients of the 2017-2018 Academic Enrichment Grants, enabling them to conduct research over the next year in a variety of international locations. ...

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  • PDO Student Volunteers

    50 Chinese Student Volunteers Will Help Make Pre-Departure Orientation a Success

    For its sixth consecutive year, Pre-Departure Orientation (PDO) in China will provide incoming Chinese students the opportunity to get an early start on college ad ...

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