OSUAllyWeek2012

September 17th - 20th!

Ally Week Starts TODAY!

Monday, September 17th is the kick off of Ally Week!

Join us at 7 PM in the Multicultural Center (located in the Ohio Union) for the OSU Ally Week 2012 Kick-Off! Pick up a FREE Ally Week shirt, get FREE food, and take your ally picture! BE THERE!

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SUBMIT YOUR ALLY PHOTO!!

Ally Week Starts TODAY!
Monday, September 17th is the kick off of Ally Week!
Join us at 7 PM in the Multicultural Center (located in the Ohio Union) for the OSU Ally Week 2012 Kick-Off! Pick up a FREE Ally Week shirt, get FREE food, and take your ally picture! BE THERE!
Click for more info

Ally Week Starts TODAY!

Monday, September 17th is the kick off of Ally Week!

Join us at 7 PM in the Multicultural Center (located in the Ohio Union) for the OSU Ally Week 2012 Kick-Off! Pick up a FREE Ally Week shirt, get FREE food, and take your ally picture! BE THERE!

Click for more info

Ally Week Starts TODAY!
Monday, September 17th is the kick off of Ally Week!
Join us at 7 PM in the Multicultural Center (located in the Ohio Union) for the OSU Ally Week 2012 Kick-Off! Pick up a FREE Ally Week shirt, get FREE food, and take your ally picture! BE THERE!
Click for more info

Ally Week Starts TODAY!

Monday, September 17th is the kick off of Ally Week!

Join us at 7 PM in the Multicultural Center (located in the Ohio Union) for the OSU Ally Week 2012 Kick-Off! Pick up a FREE Ally Week shirt, get FREE food, and take your ally picture! BE THERE!

Click for more info

Ally Week Starts TODAY!
Monday, September 17th is the kick off of Ally Week!
Join us at 7 PM in the Multicultural Center (located in the Ohio Union) for the OSU Ally Week 2012 Kick-Off! Pick up a FREE Ally Week shirt, get FREE food, and take your ally picture! BE THERE!
Click for more info

Ally Week Starts TODAY!

Monday, September 17th is the kick off of Ally Week!

Join us at 7 PM in the Multicultural Center (located in the Ohio Union) for the OSU Ally Week 2012 Kick-Off! Pick up a FREE Ally Week shirt, get FREE food, and take your ally picture! BE THERE!

Click for more info

Ally Week Starts TODAY!
Monday, September 17th is the kick off of Ally Week!
Join us at 7 PM in the Multicultural Center (located in the Ohio Union) for the OSU Ally Week 2012 Kick-Off! Pick up a FREE Ally Week shirt, get FREE food, and take your ally picture! BE THERE!
Click for more info

Ally Week Starts TODAY!

Monday, September 17th is the kick off of Ally Week!

Join us at 7 PM in the Multicultural Center (located in the Ohio Union) for the OSU Ally Week 2012 Kick-Off! Pick up a FREE Ally Week shirt, get FREE food, and take your ally picture! BE THERE!

Click for more info

Ally Week Starts TODAY!
Monday, September 17th is the kick off of Ally Week!
Join us at 7 PM in the Multicultural Center (located in the Ohio Union) for the OSU Ally Week 2012 Kick-Off! Pick up a FREE Ally Week shirt, get FREE food, and take your ally picture! BE THERE!
Click for more info

Ally Week Starts TODAY!

Monday, September 17th is the kick off of Ally Week!

Join us at 7 PM in the Multicultural Center (located in the Ohio Union) for the OSU Ally Week 2012 Kick-Off! Pick up a FREE Ally Week shirt, get FREE food, and take your ally picture! BE THERE!

Click for more info

ALLY WEEK EVENTS!

Monday, September 17:

ALLY WEEK KICK OFF - 7 PM - Multicultural Center (Ohio Union) - Get a FREE Ally Week T-shirt, FREE food, and take your ally picture!

Tuesday, September 18:

BEING AN ALLY - 7 PM to 9 PM - Interfaith Prayer Room (Ohio Union) - Learn how to be an ally!

Wednesday, September 19:

TAKE YOUR ALLY WEEK PHOTO - 10 AM to 6 PM - Multicultural Center (Ohio Union) - Get your t-shirt and take your ally photo!

ALLIES FOR DIVERSITY - 7 PM - Cartoon Room (Ohio Union) - Come to a meeting of this student group to get involved with diversity initiative on campus!

Thursday, September 20:

THE VIEW AT OSU - 6:30 PM - US Bank Conference Theatre (Ohio Union) - Come talk with a panel of OSU students that represent a variety of identities talk about creating safe spaces for other students!

More info here!

Have questions? JUST ASK!

Get Involved During Ally Week 2012!

Here are some awesome ways to get involved with Ally Week 2012:


Stand:

  • Pose for an Ally Week Photo explaining why you stand as an ally to a person, or a group, who is different from you. You can upload your own photo to the Ally Week facebook page by clicking here.
  • A kick-off event and photo shoot will take place in the Multicultural Center on Monday, September 17 at 7 pm.
  • Attend an event in your residence hall! See your RA for details. Different programs and events are happening in each of the residence halls during the week. Depending on your building and your floor, you have lots to choose from! Pick up a token documenting your attendance that can be redeemed for an Ally Week t-shirt from the Multicultural Center.
  • Sign the Ally Pledge

Speak:

  • Attend the “Being an Ally" training on Tuesday, September 18 at 7 pm in the Interfaith & Prayer Room of the Ohio Union. This 2-hour workshop offers a highly interactive learning experience focused on being a vocal ally across identity groups. Participants will take away valuable information and tools that are needed to build a strong, united campus community. Refreshments will be served. Pick up a token documenting your attendance that can be redeemed for an Ally Week t-shirt from the Multicultural Center.
  • Pose for an Ally Week Photo explaining why you stand as an ally to a person, or a group, who is different from you. Stop by the Multicultural Center anytime between 10 am and 6 pm on September 19 to do this.
  • Take part in an Allies for Diversity meeting. As a student at Ohio State, your success will be enhanced by interactions with different groups of people. The Allies for Diversity student group is your gateway to the many opportunities that will help you be a better global citizen and ally to your friends, family and greater community. This meeting, that will help you to learn more about different racial, ethnic and cultural groups will take place September 19 at 7 pm in the Cartoon Room of the Ohio Union. Pick up a token documenting your attendance that can be redeemed for an Ally Week t-shirt from the Multicultural Center.
  • Explore the “View at OSU" on Thursday, September 20 at 5 pm in the Baker West Performance Space. Attendees will hear a panel of students share their views and perspectives about being a part of an under-represented group(s) at Ohio State, as well as learn strategies for creating safe and affirming environments for everyone. Pick up a token documenting your attendance that can be redeemed for an Ally Week t-shirt from the Multicultural Center.
  • Sign the Ally Pledge

Act:

  • Mobilize another group you belong to (student organization, Greek chapter, residence hall floor) to join you in taking part in a service project or other community awareness raising event. For example, join the Multicultural Center on October 7 at the Out of the Darkness Suicide Prevention walk.
  • Continue to stand, speak and act with and on behalf of people who are of a different race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religious or spiritual identity, gender identity/expression, socioeconomic class, or other identity different than your own!

Questions!? Just ASK!

Sign the Ally Week Pledge!

Show your support for Ally Week 2012 by signing the pledge and committing yourself to making Ohio State No Place for Hate.