Now Featuring: Development Committee!

TEDxOhioStateUniversity is an organization completely run by Ohio State students to bring you the best TEDx event possible… but that can’t happen without a nice chunk of change to get the ball rolling. If you ever wonder what funds our 46-member organization operates on, it is time to introduce »

Member Spotlight: Gabriella Wittbrod

My name is Gabby, and I am the Director of Community Engagement for TEDxOhioStateUniversity. When I was asked to write this blog post, I was told to write about my experience of holding an executive position as a sophomore. I had to think about what to say for a while, »

The Journey to Becoming a Speaker

Within the past few weeks, you may have received an email from us saying that you have been nominated by one of your buckeye admirers—someone who values YOUR idea as one worth spreading. After a second of thought, you decided to give it a try. What comes next? What »

Hide or Seek... What does it mean to YOU?

It’s safe to say that most of us played, and enjoyed, the popular childhood game “hide and seek.” The heightened suspense of searching for your friends, the increasing excitement of looking for a good hiding spot, and the moment of surprise when being found has always been magically fascinating »

The "Public" in Public Health

Growing up in a family with doctors, I have always been vaccinated properly, and luckily enough, I had never experienced serious epidemics in China… until the last summer of my middle school in 2002. Schools were off for over a month because of the nationwide outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory »

Oscar Predictions 2017

If you don’t know anything about me, that’s fine; just know this one thing: my favorite season of the year is Award Show season. I love movies, I love seeing the things I love get recognition, so naturally, I love award shows. So much so that every year »

TEDxOhioStateU Satellite Event: Sustainable Revision

On February 3rd, we held our third satellite event of the year: Sustainable Revision. Our three featured speakers from Ohio State's Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Developmental Economics shared with our attendees the different ways sustainability has been incorporated into various contexts in an effort to create a better world »

Precipice: Speaker Spotlight VI

Our final three presenters for *Precipice *are Tanya Menon, Harmony Project, and Madison Swart. Learn more about them in their bios below. Buy your ticket to Precipice before they sell out! You can also see our full speaker lineup here. Tanya Menon is an Associate Professor in the Fisher College »