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Slice of Student Life

News and information for the Student Life family of The Ohio State University, distributed every other Friday. Submit material by noon Tuesday to Dave Isaacs (.84)

Help Wanted sign


There are still a number of upcoming opportunities for you to help greet incoming students and facilitate their extraordinary student experience as the academic year begins.

Volunteers are needed to help greet students and their families at Early Arrival on Thursday, August 17 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. and Move-In on Saturday, August 19 from 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Contact Aubrie Smith ( for information or you can sign up online.  

Volunteers are also needed on Friday, August 18, for the Off-Campus Community Welcome to go door-to-door in the University District greeting residents and providing them with information on university and city resources. Email for information and to sign up. 

Diving National Championships 2017 showing McCorkle Dive Well


USA Diving is holding their 2017 National Championship at Student Life Rec Sports’ McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion today (Friday, August 11). The Men’s 3-Meter final is at 6:30 p.m. and the Women’s 10-Meter Platform final is scheduled for 9 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person online and $15 at the door. Ohio State students are free with a current BuckID. NBC Sports Net will telecast live from McCorkle tonight from 9-11 p.m.

Campus Job Fair-Buckeye Careers (2017 version)

Job Fair

The Campus Job Fair will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 29, from 1 to 5 p.m. in the Ohio Union Performance Hall. This event allows students to find part-time jobs with campus departments or employers near campus. Employers are offering both work-study and regular wage positions. Open to all students. Resumes are encouraged. More information is available online.

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