J’Maira Stevens talks about balancing life as a​ Resident Assistant with her extra-curricular activities​

Major: Biological Sciences Year: Sophomore Expected graduation: Spring 2020 Hometown: Youngstown, Ohio Involvement on Campus: Resident Assistant at Bromley Hall, 21st Century Leadership Certificate, Professional Leadership Certificate, Former Public Relations Chair for Black Student Cultural Programming Board (BSCPB), Future Pre-PA Club Treasurer What made you want to become a Resident Assistant? I was a little … Continue reading J’Maira Stevens talks about balancing life as a​ Resident Assistant with her extra-curricular activities​

Use your resources

Over the last several months, we’ve explored three different themes: Know Yourself, Know Your Options, and Brand Yourself. When discussing these themes, we’ve made sure to include resources geared toward each topic to help you in your career development. Some of these resources included different reflection worksheets, career tools like major exploration, and videos highlighting … Continue reading Use your resources

The key to branding yourself is first, reflecting on who you are

One of the most important aspects of “telling your story” is reflection. Throughout the Brand Yourself theme, the recurring element has been the concept of “reflection.” To brand yourself, to be able to articulate who you are, to communicate your story, all seems to depend on how much effort you have spent being reflective. How … Continue reading The key to branding yourself is first, reflecting on who you are

Nick Ruhenkamp talks about his decision to come to OU and his plans for the future

Major: Communication Studies and Integrated Media Year: Sophomore Expected Graduation: Spring 2020 Hometown: Fort Lorami, Ohio Involvement on campus: Fridays Live Floor Director, Spanish Club, AVW Studios, Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity What made you decide to come to Ohio University? I always knew I wanted to go to OU and when I visited … Continue reading Nick Ruhenkamp talks about his decision to come to OU and his plans for the future

Alumna Hailey Spivak discusses the “real world” and what she’s been doing since graduation

Major: Health Communication and Public Advocacy Graduated: May 2017 Hometown: Louisville, Kentucky Involvement while on Campus: POWER/GAMMA - Certified Peer Health Educator, Communication Resource Center Mentor, Eco Reps, Schey-talks contestant, Live Healthy Appalachia intern, professional and 21st Century Leadership Certificates How has the transition been from school to the “real world”? I’ll be the first to … Continue reading Alumna Hailey Spivak discusses the “real world” and what she’s been doing since graduation