On the Road with the 2015 Roads Scholars Tour
The Roads Scholars Tour, a two-day, traveling seminar, took more than 50 faculty, community partners and administrators to northeast Ohio to meet community partners, tour sites where the university has key partnerships, and see first-hand the reach and impact that teaching, research and engagement collaborations have on communities and residents across the state.
Inside-Out Course Inspires Students Through Community-Based Learning
Corrections: an Inside-Out Course is an Ohio State class in which students visit the Southeastern Correctional Institute once each week and take a class together with people who are incarcerated. In the sociology class students learn various perspectives on crime and justice and are encouraged to see themselves as agents of social change.
Moms2B Builds Community through Education, Support
The Moms2B program's goal is to reduce infant mortality rates in low-income areas by providing expecting mothers with education on health and nutrition as well as clinical and social support through each baby's first year of life.
Search Committee Announced for Vice Provost for Outreach and Engagement
The committee members of a national search for the Vice Provost for Outreach and Engagement have been announced. Vice Provost and Director of University Libraries Carol P. Diedrichs has agreed to serve as the committee’s chair.