Alumni Update March 2017

Interested in Serving on the Glenn College Alumni Society Board or Committee?

Nominations Accepted Through March 31st



The Glenn College Alumni Society is accepting nominations for the alumni society’s Board of Directors and committees.

Board members serve a two-year term that will begin on July 1, 2017. Up to two consecutive terms may be served. Time commitments include four board meetings a year as well as participation on an alumni society committee and activities associated with the Glenn College. For more information on board member expectations, as well as opportunities to serve on an alumni society committee, click here. Nomination forms for both can be found here.

Nominations will be accepted through March 31, 2017.

Enarson Fellow Clinical Faculty Position in Public Budgeting and Financial Management

The Glenn College welcomes applications and nominations for a clinical faculty position in public budgeting and financial management. The position is open rank and clinical track. Appointments to this clinical faculty position will be under the Glenn College’s Enarson Fellow’s program.

The Enarson Fellow in Public Budgeting and Financial Management will potentially teach graduate and undergraduate courses in public budgeting and finance, public sector economics, state and local finance, and public financial management. The position may also develop and teach professional development workshops and modules for working public sector professionals through the Glenn College’s Management Development Programs.

Click here to learn more.

Brown, Asher to Discuss Trump Administration's First 100 Days



Dr. Trevor Brown, dean of the John Glenn College of Public Affairs, and adjunct professor, Dr. Herb Asher, will headline the spring alumni reception in Washington, DC on Wednesday, April 5th. Together, they will discuss the Trump Administration first 100 days in office. John Glenn Fellows of the Washington Academic Internship Program be attending, as will Ohio State alumni and friends.

The event will be held from 6-8pm in the National Press Club. To register for the event, click here.

Upcoming Events

Glenn Young Alumni Club March Gathering
Thursday, March 9
5:30-7:30pm
Hadley’s Bar + Kitchen

Glenn College Alumni Reception in NYC
Thursday, March 16
6:30-8:30pm
Tarallucci e Vino
15 E 18th St
New York, NY 10003
Click here to register

Hidden Figures Author Visit
March 21
6-8pm
Fawcett Center
Click here to learn more and to register

March Dialogue
Topic: Smart Columbus

Speaker: Aparna Dial
Tuesday, March 28
5:30-7pm
Page Hall, Room 130
Click here to register

Glenn College DC Policy Forum
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
6-8pm
National Press Club
529 14th St NW
Washington, DC 20004
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Glenn College Alumni Networking Reception
And Graduate Toast

Thursday, April 13
5:30-7:30 pm
Due Amici
67 East Gay Street
Columbus, OH, 43215
Click here to register


Professional Education Opportunities

Glenn College Career Services
For online job postings, alumni of the John Glenn College have free access to OSU Buckeye Career Network. This system is the primary online job-bank of the Glenn College and contains a variety of job postings in many different fields. Click here to log-in or register for your account.

OSU Alumni Association
Bill and Susan Lhota Office of Alumni Career Management
Click here for more information on free online resources, webinars and more.

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Alumni Updates

Christopher Detwiler, MPA ’06, is now working in the Dominican Republic as the PEPFAR (U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief) County Coordinator.

Melissa Harto, MPA ’07, works at the US Immigration & Customs Enforcement as a deputy budget director.

Donniecia Cummings, WAIP ’12, works for Morgan Stanley as a security management analyst and corporate actions specialist.

Faculty, Student and Staff News

Professor Jill Clark has received the John T. and Ruth Weimer Mount Award from The Ohio State University's Alumni Association in cooperation with Sphinx and Mortar Board Senior Honorees. The Mount Award is given annually to a faculty or staff member for their outstanding dedication to students and Ohio State University. Each student of the Sphinx and Mortar Board Seniors nominates a faculty member for recognition. This year there were 50 faculty and staff members nominated by Sphinx and Mortar Board students.
Professor Caroline Wagner had been appointed to the National Science Foundation Advisory Committee for International Science and Engineering. The committee provides advice and recommendations concerning support for research, education and related activities for the U.S. science and engineering community working in the global arena as well as strategic efforts to promote a more effective National Science Foundation role in international science and engineering.
Professor Russell Hassan's article, “The Role of Employee Task Performance and Learning Effort in Determining Empowering Managerial Practices,” has been named the Best Article Published in 2016 for the Review of Public Personnel Administration.



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