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  • Best in Show Winner

    Steven Hirsch, an alumnus, earned the Best in Show award for his submission “Beneath the Glacier” that he photographed in Iceland.

  • Global Ambassadors

    We are still accepting global ambassador applications! Deadline to apply is March 20.

  • Global Engagement News

    Check out the newsletter to stay updated on Global Engagement's activities on campus and in Columbus.

  • Global Competencies

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

Apply to be a Global Ambassador

globalambassadors 0170 smallThe Office of International Affairs is seeking both American and international students to volunteer as global ambassadors. Global ambassadors are a diverse team of students committed to promoting cultural exchange at The Ohio State University. As volunteers with the Office of International Affairs, Global ambassadors demonstrate a commitment to the mission of the Office of International Affairs, which seeks the engagement of students, staff and faculty in the global Ohio State community.


  • Ohio State student in good academic standing
  • Committed to cross-cultural exchange
  • Open-minded and willing to learn about other cultures
  • Able to take initiative and work well with others


  • Leading Global Engagement Night discussions
  • Developing campus partnerships
  • Planning engaging cultural programs
  • Promoting Global Engagement across campus
  • Attending biweekly planning meetings
  • Attending Global Engagement Night meetings (every Tuesday at 6 p.m.)
  • Coordinating events centered around the nine dimensions of wellness
  • Assisting with other Office of International Affairs events as needed

Information Sessions

  • Wednesday, February 28, 5 p.m.
    100 Enarson Classroom Building
  • Monday, March 5, 5 p.m.
    100 Enarson Classroom Building
  • Wednesday, March 7, 4:30 p.m.
    Hall of Fame Room 101, Hale Hall
  • Wednesday, March 7, 5:30 p.m.
    Main Lobby of Morrison Tower
  • Thursday, March 8, 5:30 p.m.
    Scott Classroom, Scott House

Applications are due on Tuesday, March 20 at 11:59 p.m. Contact Shaniqua Ingol with questions.

International at Ohio State

  • 2017 Fulbright Reception

    2018 Fulbright Week at Ohio State

    This year's Fulbright Week at Ohio State will take place March 26 - 30 and will include events celebrating past recipients as well as a series of workshops and informations sessions t ...

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  • Taste of OSU 2018 Food Winner - Russian Club

    Taste of OSU 2018 Winners

    Winners of the food competition, cultural exhibits and food tickets sold for Taste of OSU 2018 are announced.

    Taste of OSU is an evening filled with performances on stage, cultural exh ...

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