Office of Student Life

Sorority and Fraternity Life

Speaker Series and Workshops

Speaker Series

50th Annual MLK Celebration (Virtual)

Sponsored by Office of Diversity and Inclusion's Frank W. Hale Jr. Black Cultural Center

The Hale Center has long upheld the legacy of Dr. King with its MLK Celebration. With some of the nation’s most dynamic speakers and programs, the celebration brings together different viewpoints and encourages unity and understanding as well as bringing commonalities to our communities.

This year’s speaker is CNN host and Dream Corps founder Van Jones. Van Jones is a host, political commentator, Emmy Award-winning producer, and author of three New York Times best-selling books. Van has also found success as a social entrepreneur, having founded and led many thriving enterprises.

  • January 25, 2022 at 6:45 p.m. EST
  • Register Here
  • Count as Inclusive Excellence SOE

Workshops

Stress, Social and Digital

Sponsored by Student Wellness Center

Life's Tough, and So Are You! Navigating the stressors of college life can be overwhelming at times. Change or any type of transition can be hard! While individuals may be unable to prevent stressful events from occurring in their life, this presentation aims to provide students with the tools to better react and manage their response when experiencing the stressors of college life. This interactive session will give students an overview of resilience and stress management, increase their awareness of their ability to handle challenges and help students identify ways to build their resilience now and in the future. 

Nutrition

Sponsored by Student Wellness Center

Fueling for Life! This interactive session provides students with the necessary information to navigate both on and offcampus dining as well as the grocery store. Students will gain knowledge to create well-balanced meals, identify nutritious snacks and address other topics like food preferences, portions, treats and more.

Safer Sex and Relationships

Sponsored by Student Wellness Center

Let's Talk About Sex! This presentation provides students with a greater understanding of their bodies, sexually transmitted infections, as well as ways to reduce their sexual health risks. It will also provide an overview of sexual health preventive care and resources available at Ohio State and in the community.

Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs (AOD 101)

Sponsored by Student Wellness Center

Students will learn the basics of alcohol including blood alcohol content, defining a standard drink, alcohol poisoning, warning signs and dispelling common myths surrounding the consumption of alcohol, as well as the basics of cannabis including current trends, information about legalization and dispel common myths. Participants will also take a deeper look into how cannabis can impact holistic health and daily life.

Leadership Workshops

Sponsored by Leadership Center

View upcoming workshops to strengthen your personal and chapter's leadership capacities.

  • Count as Member Development SOE 
Social Justice Workshops

Sponsored by the Student Life Multicultural Center

View upcoming workshops that focus on engaging in diverse workplaces and supporting equitable, positive social change.

  • Submit Request Form at least 3 weeks in advance
  • Count as Member Development OR Inclusive Excellence SOE
Identity Based Workshops

Sponsored by the Student Life Multicultural Center

View upcoming workshops that focus on increasing awareness of the politics of identity and seeking a deeper understanding of dynamics of power and privilege.

OSU Votes

Sponsored by OSU Votes and Student Activities

View upcoming workshops that seek to educate and encourage chapter members to vote.

  • Submit Request Form at least 2 weeks in advance
  • Count as Member Development OR Inclusive Excellence SOE