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  • Summer Institute

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

  • 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.

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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.

 Qualifications

  • 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

Responsibilities

  • 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

  • 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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