Area Studies Centers

Centers and Initiatives

African Studies

Latin American Studies

Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies

Polish Studies Initiative

Middle East Studies

East Asian Studies

Institute for Chinese Studies

Institute for Japanese Studies

Institute for Korean Studies

News & Updates

Kobo to lead Center for African Studies
The center will enhance African studies-related programming and activities across our local and
Immigration memoir project bridges communities and cultures
Westerville Central High Schoolers shared their international perspectives at Ohio State.
Taste of OSU 2024 served up international fare, music and dancing
International student organizations celebrated their culture, traditions with the campus community.
Ohio State ranked a top producer of Fulbright U.S. students
Fifteen students were awarded the Fulbright grant for the 2023-24 academic year.
Fulbright Scholar Poczta-Wajda joins Department of Slavic
Agricultural economist Agnieszka Poczta-Wajda on campus as "Slavic Scholar" for spring 2024.
New Queer Focus series explores gender and sexuality in
This seven-part series brings together a dozen experts across disciplines to explore queer issues.
Pratt awarded The Women's Place Critical Difference Grant
Funds help facilitate professional development and career mobility for students, faculty and staff.
Area Studies Centers awarded Title VI grants
Funds will support area studies and critical language training across disciplines.

Events & Deadlines


Queer Focus: Migration (Panel 5)

11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.



Afro Diasporic Dances: Latin America and the U.S. - Day 2

11:00 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.

250 Sullivant Hall



Film Screening: Madan Sara (Haiti, 2021)

5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Hagerty Hall 180


Queer Focus: Activism (Panel 6)

11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.