Wednesday Wire: July 21, 2021

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Events

  1. OAA is offering courses and workshops on online teaching and student wellness.

  2. HEARTS OF GLASS tells the story of how a cutting-edge food production meets social good by growing locally sourced produce while providing meaningful employment for community members with disabilities.

News

  1. CarmenZoom users can now add pronouns to their display name and share them across all meetings.

  2. As of Friday, more than 70% of OSU returning students, faculty and staff have completed their vaccination, and we believe there are still many individuals who have yet to report their status.

  3. Students are coming and we need your help to ensure Move-In and Welcome Days are a success! Please consider volunteering your time to welcome our students and ensure these events run efficiently.

  4. The preliminary list of students identified for Program Excel will be available for campus colleagues in OneDrive by Wednesday, July 28.

  5. Staff members recently participated in the Best Advice Ever professional development session and shared some advice that they have received through the years. Many of these quotes were paired with great stories of family, co-workers, coaches and supervisors. 

Recognition

  1. Denise Rotavera-Krain and Cate Hunko were selected to receive Professional Development Awards from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences Staff Advisory Council to assist with the costs of attending and presenting at the national NACADA conference.

Teaching

  1. Faculty and other instructors may not change the mode of instruction for autumn classes without prior approval.