Students partner with the community through career course

This month we’ve decided to feature partnerships between the Career and Leadership Development Center and other departments on campus, organizations in the community, and more. So, instead of a traditional Bobcat Spotlight on a student, we decided to spotlight Jodi Pavol’s Career Strategies: Internship and Career Mapping (CAS 2130) class and their partnership with the … Continue reading Students partner with the community through career course

Saraya Abner talks about her transition into HTC and her goals for the future

Major: HTC English Year: Sophomore Exp. Graduation: Summer or Fall 2020 Hometown: Cincinnati Involvement on campus: Past Pepsi Scholar, Student Alumni Board, Sigma Tau Delta, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Golden Key National Honors Society, We Are First Mentee How did you end up at Ohio University? I grew up in a household where my … Continue reading Saraya Abner talks about her transition into HTC and her goals for the future

J’Maira Stevens talks about balancing life as a​ Resident Assistant with her extra-curricular activities​

Major: Biological Sciences Year: Sophomore Expected graduation: Spring 2020 Hometown: Youngstown, Ohio Involvement on Campus: Resident Assistant at Bromley Hall, 21st Century Leadership Certificate, Professional Leadership Certificate, Former Public Relations Chair for Black Student Cultural Programming Board (BSCPB), Future Pre-PA Club Treasurer What made you want to become a Resident Assistant? I was a little … Continue reading J’Maira Stevens talks about balancing life as a​ Resident Assistant with her extra-curricular activities​

Nick Ruhenkamp talks about his decision to come to OU and his plans for the future

Major: Communication Studies and Integrated Media Year: Sophomore Expected Graduation: Spring 2020 Hometown: Fort Lorami, Ohio Involvement on campus: Fridays Live Floor Director, Spanish Club, AVW Studios, Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity What made you decide to come to Ohio University? I always knew I wanted to go to OU and when I visited … Continue reading Nick Ruhenkamp talks about his decision to come to OU and his plans for the future

Alumna Hailey Spivak discusses the “real world” and what she’s been doing since graduation

Major: Health Communication and Public Advocacy Graduated: May 2017 Hometown: Louisville, Kentucky Involvement while on Campus: POWER/GAMMA - Certified Peer Health Educator, Communication Resource Center Mentor, Eco Reps, Schey-talks contestant, Live Healthy Appalachia intern, professional and 21st Century Leadership Certificates How has the transition been from school to the “real world”? I’ll be the first to … Continue reading Alumna Hailey Spivak discusses the “real world” and what she’s been doing since graduation

Jeffrey Anzo discusses his decision to switch majors and the career path it put him on

Major: Specialized Studies with concentrations in Communication and Psychology Year: Junior Hometown: Brunswick, Ohio Campus Involvement: Self Discovery Club, Vanguard, Leadership and Entrepreneurship certificates What made you decide to switch majors? I got accepted to the Athletic Training program after the spring semester of freshman year. At first, I really enjoyed my major, I got … Continue reading Jeffrey Anzo discusses his decision to switch majors and the career path it put him on

Billie Frank discusses what it was like to intern in Athens over the summer

Major: Political Science; Law, Justice, and Culture Certificate; Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Certificate Year: Senior Graduation: May 2018 Hometown: Galion, OH Involvement on campus: Ohio University College Democrats, Women’s Mentoring Program, Survivor Advocacy Program, Learning Community Leader and Service Team Member, Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Fraternity, Professional and 21st Century Leadership Certificates What was your … Continue reading Billie Frank discusses what it was like to intern in Athens over the summer