Dec 7, 2021

Gateways host Buckeye Bridge: Career Conversations series

The Office of International Affairs collaborated with the College of Engineering and the Honors and Scholars Center to host the Buckeye Bridge: Career Conversations series.

The series introduced students in the honors and scholars’ program and the College of Engineering to Buckeye alumni around the world who discussed their careers, their time at and impact of Ohio State and working internationally. The speakers’ backgrounds varied in numerous engineering roles at companies like Apple, Boeing, Amazon, TechnoServe, Johnson & Johnson, Hivelocity, DHL Supply Chain and Ford.

The Buckeye Bridge: Career Conversations series can be viewed on the Office of International Affairs’ YouTube channel.


  • Bryan Roos, senior manager, Amazon Head of Hardware
  • Jaspreet Gurm, program director, Technoserve in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region
  • Raisa Yuka Kacuta, junior web director, Hivelocity
  • Alex Pires, manager of solutions design, DHL Supply Chain in Columbus
  • Matheus Scuta, product manager of Analytics, Ford

Buckeye Bridge Series

Buckeye Bridge is a virtual series that brings the world right to you. Organized by the Global Education team, participants can explore international cultures from their own homes. Sessions include career conversations, study abroad programs, cultural explorations, international cuisine, sports, healthcare innovations and much more. Visit to register for future Buckeye Bridge events. View all the Buckeye Bridge Series sessions via the Ohio State Global YouTube playlist.

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