Alumni Relations and Success Stories

Alumni Relations

Although not a college or school, the Ohio State Office of Diversity and Inclusion has served and continues to serve thousands of Ohio State students with life-changing scholarships, tutoring and mentoring services, student employment opportunities, and other programming. These vital opportunities, established to support the University's diversity mission, have rendered ODI the university home for thousands of students, past and present.

Below are ODI's significant scholarship and student support programs. Some of these programs reach back decades to Ohio State alumni who consider ODI scholarships and programming the foundation to their academic and professional success.

Success Stories

Charles Muse

Keep your eye on Charles Muse '13, a rising star in automotive engineering and an embodiment of Ohio State's pay forward spirit. As he navigates his career at the forefront of electric vehicles, he's committed to uplifting the next generation of big thinkers.

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YSP Alumnae: The Tolliver Sisters

Raised to always believe they would graduate from college, sisters Sophia, Sylvia and Starling Tolliver responded by exceeding expectations. Together, they hold nine Ohio State degrees, abundant appreciation for the Young Scholars Program and a steadfast commitment to their communities.

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Carly Sobol

The day that Morrill Scholar Carly Sobol held a brain in her hand, it changed her life forever. That day came during Sobol's freshman year as the budding neuroscience major got up close and personal with raw gray matter. “I thought, ‘Alright, this is the coolest thing in the world,'” Sobol recalled with a laugh. “I'm a big advocate for humanism in medicine and my neuroscience background has helped me understand the human part of behavior.”

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