News - Human Resources at Ohio State

Category: News


Basso joins Ohio State, shares her leadership principles and expectations

Off to a fast start, Susan McGarry Basso is actively engaging with university leaders, governance groups and the broad HR community as part of a robust onboarding plan.

Make a difference through Bucks for Charity

Give back to the central Ohio community by donating to one or more local nonprofit organizations through the Bucks for Charity. Imagine the difference we can make together in our community. The more Bucks the better!

Hit the Road with the Buckeyes

Get active with Your Plan for Health and "walk" the distance to Ohio State's away Big Ten football games. Join or start a team, track your steps through November 19 and earn Your Plan for Health points.

Workplace Violence Awareness online learning module

The "Workforce Violence Awareness at Ohio State" module has been revised and the 15-minute online course is now available to all students, faculty and staff in BuckeyeLearn.

Faculty and staff got active in the Your Plan for Health Scarlet vs. Gray Showdown

After eight weeks of logging physical activity minutes, Team Gray has been named the champion of the latest Your Plan for Health team challenge.

Seize the Summer: Find your Adventure with Your Plan for Health (YP4H)

Choose your own journey in this summer wellness challenge and earn up to 500 YP4H points. Participate in up to five weekly challenges that enhance emotional well-being and explore different paths of personal growth.

Staff Career Development Grant applications accepted until July 31

The Staff Career Development Grant awards up to $1,000 for individuals and $1,500 for groups toward professional development, education or training costs related to job and/or career goals.

Personnel Records Policy revisions

The Personnel Records Policy has been revised to align with the university’s shift from paper to electronic personal records, effective June 15, 2017.

Seven key takeaways on how to influence

Establishing influence is an important and powerful leadership skill that helps motivate others, achieve goals and create an effective work environment. On Thursday, May 11, about 100 Ohio State managers...

Basso named senior vice president for talent, culture and human resources

Following a national search, Susan McGarry Basso has been named senior vice president for talent, culture and human resources at The Ohio State University.



Bucks for Charity raises more than $1.2 million for central Ohio community

Ohio State faculty, staff and retirees are making a difference in the community and, this year, contributed $1,235,882 to help support local organizations.

Form 1095-C now available

Employees who consented to receive the 2017 tax form 1095-C electronically can now access it in Employee Self Service. For those who did not consent, the form has been mailed to home addresses on file in the HR System.

Weather-related resources and closing reminders

With winter upon us, it’s important to be aware of the university’s weather-related resources and policy, and know how to check the university’s status.

Ohio State named Champion of Opportunity

Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) has recognized The Ohio State University as an inclusive workplace and acknowledge the university’s innovative recruitment and retention of individuals with disabilities.


Enrollment open for summer term dependent tuition assistance

The dependent tuition assistance enrollment window for summer semester 2018 opens Monday, March 12, and closes June 15. Dependent tuition assistance applications must be submitted each term.

Lucy Loves Lucy

FOD Custodian Lucille Talbert has made changes for her own health and well-being – starting by walking around the Oval during her breaks and now taking Zumba classes through Your Plan for Health. Learn more about how she incorporates wellness activities into her daily routine.

Staff Benefits and Wellness Expo

The University Staff Advisory Committee is hosting the inaugural Staff Benefits and Wellness Expo on Tuesday, March 13, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Ohio Union. The expo will offer mini-breakout sessions, biometric screenings, professional headshots, department representatives and local organizations.

Creating great experiences for guests and coworkers is Scott Dickson’s mission

Scott’s Dickson’s dedication to making Jerome Schottenstein Center events safe and enjoyable extends even further than the 800,000 annual guests. He is equally passionate about creating memorable experiences for his coworkers and treating them like family.

Lunch & Learn: Women's HERstory Program with Susan Basso

The Association of Staff and Faculty Women (ASFW) is hosting a conversation with Susan Basso, Senior Vice President for Talent, Culture and Human Resources, on Thursday, March 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
News Home