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October 31 Newsletter

October 31, 2022

Accessible Entrances, Wellness Spaces Now Available via Ohio State App

 

Update your Ohio State mobile app today to start seeing accessible entrances and wellness spaces marked on the Columbus campus map. Teams across the university worked together to update the map with locations for accessible entrances, lactation rooms, wellness spaces and sanctuary spaces. Tapping into these marked locations brings up photos and extra information on access. Read more about the work behind this update on the IT@OSU website.

 

Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities Invites you to Ohio College2Careers Career & Internship Spotlight on November 9th!

 

Wednesday, November 9, 2022, 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

 

Learn about internship and career opportunities with four Ohio employers! Each employer will present for 30 minutes during a Microsoft Teams Live Event. Employers will discuss the career and internship opportunities they have available for all college students and recent graduates. You will have the opportunity to ask questions of the presenters from each employer.

 

1:30 p.m. – Hall of Fame Village

2:00 p.m. – UnitedHealth Group

2:30 p.m. – Sauder

3:00 p.m. – Akron Children’s Hospital

 

For more information about this event, visit our website.

 

Click here to register for the event.

 

Click here to join the Spotlight on November 9.

 

Click here to download the event to your calendar.

 Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, activities, and programs in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and other applicable laws. To request an accommodation based on a disability, please contact Chris Glover at chris.glover@ood.ohio.gov by November 2, 2022.

 

Campus Conversations with J.P Morgan

 

Hear about employment opportunities at JP Morgan Chase and the Autism at Work initiative from Executive and Managing Directors.

 

This event will share details about the sought-after skills, tasks, assignments, corporate mission, programs, and activities at JPMC as well as internship opportunities! Please bring your resume. Light refreshments will be served, and the attire is business casual.

 

When: November 4, 2022, 3:45-5:00p.m.

Where: Gerlach Hall – Room 265

 

To RSVP or request a link to the Zoom option, please email:  aceprogram@osumc.edu

 

Veterans with Disabilities Webinar: An Overview of Veteran Affairs (VA) Resources Supporting Independence and Inclusion

 

The Great Lakes ADA Center in collaboration with the ADA National Network invites you to register for the upcoming ADA Audio Conference Webinar titled “Veterans with Disabilities: An Overview of Veteran Affairs (VA) Resources Supporting Independence and Inclusion", featuring Russell Silver, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

 

This presentation provides a general awareness of basic concepts and resources available to Veterans with disabilities that a Veteran, their family members, and service providers need to know.

 

Date:   Tuesday, November 15, 2022

 

Time:   2-3:30 pm ET (calculate the start time based on the time zone you will be connecting from)

 

Format:   Zoom Webinar Platform (Closed Captioning will be provided via Zoom and Stream Text link option)

 

Cost:   No Charge

 

Registration Required:   Registration for this session can be found on the schedule page at www.ada-audio.org.  If you do not have an account with our system, you will be required to establish one before registering.

 

Registration deadline:  Monday, November 14, 2022

 

CEUs: Certificate of Attendance, ACTCP

 

Questions should be directed to webinars@adaconferences.org