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Student Spotlight: Luke Hawes

Campus involvement quickly transformed into global involvement for The Ohio State University sophomore Luke Hawes. 

Student Spotlight - Sara Alsammerai

From singing Carmen Ohio to being on the 2023 Homecoming Court, Sara Alsammerai enjoys all opportunities The Ohio State University has to offer.  

EPortfolio offers online showcase for students’ achievements

With spring around the corner, many students at The Ohio State University are preparing resumes and portfolios to present to graduate schools and potential employers. The ePortfolio platform provides a central location for all Ohio State students, faculty and staff to showcase their academic and professional achievements.

Student Spotlight: Cydney Carter

Choosing a university more than 560 miles away from home can be challenging. For Cydney Carter, it is a challenge she is working to overcome while she creates her own identity.

Student Spotlight: Yalini Ramamoorthy

For the last three summers, Yalini Ramamoorthy has made it a routine to kick up her feet, turn on the television and watch each Marvel movie in order. When it comes to tradition it all started with Welcome Week at The Ohio State University for the Health Sciences Scholar just four years ago. But her efforts to get involved were challenged throughout that time. Now, she has returned to some of those plans and has reflected on her journey to evolve her role on campus.

Ohio State helped this student shape his vision

One day, Eyako Heh sees himself as a research professor heavily involved in community outreach and activism, bridging divides and helping to fix some of most pressing systemic issues we face as a society.

It’s a vision inspired by his experiences and relationships at Ohio State.

Six President’s Buckeye Accelerator teams awarded $50,000 for entrepreneurial ventures

Six Ohio State University student teams who participated in the first-ever President’s Buckeye Accelerator have each been awarded $50,000 to fund their entrepreneurial ventures.

The six winners were among 10 teams who pitched their ideas to a panel of Ohio entrepreneurs on April 6. The pitch finale took place at the 99P Labs facility and was hosted by the Keenan Center for Entrepreneurship, a campus-wide hub for the development of startup ventures.

Ohio State students honored with Goldwater Scholarships

Four students from The Ohio State University have been recognized by the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program.

Juniors Lia Gomez-Perez, Anthony Moussa, Rakesh Murugesan and Mackenzie Scott were all named 2022 Goldwater Scholars, the prestigious national award for undergraduate researchers in science, math and engineering. Goldwater Scholars receive an award to cover the cost of tuition, fees, books, and room and board up to a maximum of $7,500.

Ohio State, University District Organization partner to add full-time social worker to off-campus area

The Ohio State University is working with community partners to bring on a full-time social worker dedicated to helping housing-vulnerable people in the off-campus area. The hiring is one of several university initiatives designed to support the neighborhoods and residents surrounding Ohio State’s campus.

Ten Ohio State students receive Fulbright awards

Ten students from The Ohio State University received Fulbright U.S. Student Program awards for the 2021-2022 academic year from the U.S. Department of State and the Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

Fulbright participants will study, conduct research and teach abroad for the 2021-2022 academic year through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. Recipients of Fulbright awards are selected in an open, merit-based competition that considers leadership potential, academic and/or professional achievement and record of service.