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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)

Buckeye Alert System Test Wednesday, Jan 10 (2018) showing phone with test text message


A Buckeye Alert system test will occur on Wednesday, January 10. Students, faculty and staff will receive a text message that will be clearly identified as a test. The system also sends severe weather alerts to the entire university community for significant winter weather updates. For additional information and safety resources, including links to Ohio State's "Surviving an Active Shooter" video as well as a safety messaging toolkit, visit

CABS bus driving on roadway with "Go Bucks" on the sign


In observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. day, CABS will run reduced service on Monday, January 15. The Overnight and Weekend, Buckeye Village and paratransit will operate on the weekend schedule. The Med Center Express will run its normal schedule. All other routes will not run during this time. More information is online.

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Student Employee Highlight

The Student Life Student Employee Highlight program provides an opportunity for supervisors or other staff to recognize student employees each month for a specific action or accomplishment. During the month of November, Anushka Mardolkar, a student employee in Student Life Off-Campus and Commuter Student Services, was nominated and selected for her demonstration of critical thinking, problem solving and effective communication within her position. Congrats to Anushka for being recognized this month for her work in Student Life! 

You can find more information online if you are interested in nominating a studuent employee for a highlight award. Students selected receive $25 on their BuckID and a shout-out in SLICE.


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