Undergraduate Student News & Events

Upcoming Events

  • Wed
    12:30 pm
    160 Cunz Hall

    "It's as easy - or hard - as ABCD"

    Presented by Rev. John Edgar, executive director and senior pastor, and Sue Wolfe, coordinator, Maternal and Child Health Ministries.

    Rev. John Edgar and Sue Wolf have a long history of public health service.  Rev. John Edgar is the Executive Director of...

  • Wed
    6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
    140 Cunz Hall

    This FREE screening offers:

    • A first-hand look at challenges faced by girls in the developing world.

    • Personal stories from nine unforgettable girls, narrated with beautiful videography and animation.

    See the trailer and find out more at www.girlrising.com.

  • Wed
    7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
    309 Campbell Hall

    We will be hosting a representative from Equitas Health to give an overview of LGBTQA+ health disparities. Pizza will be provided!

    Don't miss out on upcoming guest speakers, executive board opportunities and community service opportunities! New members are always welcome!
    If you have any questions or want to be added to the...

  • Tue to Thu
    6 to 8
    9:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Meiling Hall Lobby

    The Annual College of Medicine Art Show is designed to celebrate the artistic talents of the students, residents, faculty and staff from all of the OSU health sciences community. Please join us in the lobby of Meiling Hall to view a variety of art works and then select your personal favorite for our People’s Choice Award.

  • Thu
    5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
    Newton Hall 1585 Neil Ave Columbus, OH 43210

    Are you looking to continue your education with The Ohio State University’s College of Nursing? Our Spring Graduate Expo will provide you with an opportunity to meet faculty and ask them questions about our graduate programs. You’ll also have the opportunity to hear from current students about their experience in our programs. We’ll have...

  • Wed
    12:30 pm
    160 Cunz Hall

    "Stigma and the Opioid Epidemic in Our State," presented by Tia Moretti, LSW, OCPC

    Tia Marcel Moretti is a Licensed Social Worker and Ohio Certified Prevention Consultant who has been working in the community based mental health and addiction space since 1998. Tia is the 2014 recipient of the of Columbus Public Health...

  • Wed
    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
    160 Cunz Hall

    I got the interview now what?  Students will learn how to prepare for job and internship interviews. Topics will include conducting organizational research, strategies for answering interview questions, appropriate dress, and  professional behavior will be discussed.

    RSVP: https://osu.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/...

  • Thu
    10:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Great Hall, Ohio Union

  • Sat
    10:00 am to 2:00 pm

    Explore career opportunities with multiple agencies within the State of Ohio:
    • Administration
    • Agriculture
    • Business Management
    • Clerical
    • Corrections
    • Criminal Justice
    • Customer Service
    • Engineering
    • Environmental Protection
    • Finance
    • Health
    • Information Technology

  • Wed
    9:00 am to 6:00 pm

    How does it work?
    Register to Review the Recorded Informational Webinar on How the Virtual Fair Works.

    Where do I have to go?
    Nowhere, it all happens online!

  • Wed
    12:30 pm
    160 Cunz Hall

    "From Survivor to Thirver," presented by April Thacker, case manager, Freedom a la Cart

    In 2009, Freedom a la Cart founder, Julie Clark, established Doma International as a community-based support program for adult survivors of human trafficking.  Two years later we expanded the program to fill the void between restoration and...

  • Fri
    2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
    160 Cunz Hall

    Join us for one of our admissions information sessions to learn more about our graduate programs and admissions process. Sessions are from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. at the College of Public Health (Cunz Hall). Registration begins at 1:45 p.m. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet with admissions staff, as well as to meet with faculty from the...

  • Wed
    12:00 pm
    140 Cunz Hall

    Voices from the Community is proud to host a SERtalks lecture: "Race and Mortality in America" featuring Jay Kaufman, PhD, of McGill University

    SERtalks, by the Society for Epidemiologic Research, are a series of half-day to full-day workshops across the country featuring an expert on key epidemiology topics.

    Dr. Jay Kaufman is an...


Under the direct supervision of the Health Education Program Manager and Director, is responsible for field work in one or more health education programs; performs other related duties as assigned.

1. Prepares statistics for Health Promotion & Chronic Disease Prevention Department.
2. Conducts periodic surveys as assigned; identifies trends and...

Two categories of abstracts will be considered for poster and oral presentation at the Ohio Combined Conference in May in Dublin, Ohio: those related to health disparities and all others, specified as public health NOS (not otherwise specified).

Abstracts should be sent to opha2018...

Located in the College of Social Work at Ohio State, the Higher Education Center works to contribute to student success nationally by achieving a measurable reduction in alcohol and drug misuse on America’s campuses and promoting recovery efforts. We are a collaborative between CSW, the College of Pharmacy, and the Office of Student Life.


The CPH Diversity and Inclusion Committee is hosting the InterACT Theater Project for Social Change as part of the college's National Public Health Week festivities. It promises to be an entertaining and thought-provoking afternoon. All are welcome!

Mark your calendar for Friday, April 6, from 3 - 4:30 p.m., and stay tuned for more information.

Wellness Coaching is a free service offered through the Student Life Student Wellness Center that supports Ohio State college students by enhancing holistic wellness, health and success through empowering conversations. Peer coaches work with students to increase their capacity to create the life they want to live, both now and in the future.

Wellness coaches take a positive approach to...

The list of summer 2018 College of Public Health and supporting courses offerings is now available.

Last year, BSPH graduate Connor Taylor lost his battle with colorectal cancer at the young age of 23. This year, Connor's mother, Carleen, is working with Race for Hope and OhioHealth to sponsor a booth at the Arnold Fencing Classic to promote colorectal cancer awareness and screening. She is looking for volunteers to help at the booth during the following times:

Friday, March 2...

MEDLIFE is a non-profit international student organization committed to helping underprivileged communities achieve greater freedom from the constraints of poverty. This spring we are organizing a mobile clinic to Lima, Peru from March 10th-18th for interested Ohio State students within any major. During these trips, we will have the opportunity to experience the beauty of an incredible...

ASPPH (Association of Schools and Programs in Public Health) is accepting applications for the Summer 2018 ASPPH Undergraduate Internship Program, a 10 - 12 week experience at ASPPH headquarters in Washington, DC.

Interns will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects focusing on education in public health; gain experience working in a professional public health organization...

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP) offers competitive academic scholarships up to $20,000 per academic year to students from financially disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research. Scholarships are awarded for one year, and can be renewed for up to four years....

College is not only a necessity to ensuring that you have a profitable career, but it is also expensive to get the degree you need. The Bellesoma Method Scholarship was created so students can have some assistance with their college or university expenses.

Our scholarship is available to all students who have a goal of going to college but lack the resources to cover the costs. To be...

Student Life Multicultural Center, Ohio Union

Mondays and Wednesdays, 4-8pm

The Student Life Multicultural Center partners with the Student Wellness Center to offer free, walk-in HIV and STI testing (chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis). All are welcome! Campus community members can test for HIV antibodies by an oral swab, no blood or needles, in a...

BART is a resource for anyone who needs to report an incident of bias or wants to explore and better understand issues like bias and discrimination, and how to effectively respond. 

 Report = Support. To better understand bias, or, if you have witnessed/ been the target of a bias incident, visit ...

The Practical Playbook and the de Beaumont Foundation are delighted to share the “New Voices Essay Contest,” an opportunity for students and recent graduates of health-related training programs to share their perspectives and interests, with winners to be published in the second printed version of the Practical Playbook.

While the first printed Practical Playbook focused on the “why”...

The Ohio Environmental Health Association (OEHA) provides qualified students the opportunity to apply for The George Eagle Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship consists of a $2,000 cash award granted to one undergraduate and one graduate student annually.

 Eligibility Requirements:


  • Ohio resident
  • Enrolled as a sSophomore,...

Counseling and Consultation Services offers individual and group counseling to students. Urgent appointments are also available. To schedule a phone screening, please complete their online registration.  

Naloxone, the antidote that reverses opioid overdoses, is available at the Wilce Student Health Center Pharmacy. If you or someone you know is at risk for opioid overdose, please visit the pharmacy to talk about getting a kit.