Hide or Seek: One Month Later

It has been a month since our annual TEDxOhioStateUniversity event: Hide or Seek! To celebrate our first monthiversary, we would love to share with you some backstage stories of our team on the day of the event. Be aware, this is exclusive information! When did we start preparing for the »

Hide or Seek: A Zero Waste Event

Ever heard of Zero Waste Event? Facilities Operations and Development initiated the Zero Waste Event tradition to achieve campus sustainability goals. The initiative was originally created to address waste diversion from Buckeye football games held at the Shoe as early as 2010. The Zero Waste initiative “refers to diverting 90% »

Go on the Hunt for FREE TICKETS!

After Where’s Waldo… here comes the TEDxOhioStateUniversity Scavenger Hunt! As college students, we may be too old to play hide-and-seek like when we were kiddos, but there is another game we can play that resonates perfectly with TEDxOhioStateUniversity 2018: Hide or Seek—the scavenger hunt! Evolved from ancient folk »

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 »