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OHIO Men of Excellence Network (O-MEN)

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The OHIO Men of Excellence Network (O-MEN) is an academic support and student engagement initiative designed to increase, encourage, and support the inclusion and educational success of diverse male-identifying students over the course of their entire undergraduate experience. O-MEN promotes success academically, personally, and professionally, while catalyzing valuable leadership skills. 

 

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Virtual Information Sessions 

  • Thursday, August 6th, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. 
  • Tuesday, August 11th, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. 
  • Thursday, August 27, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m,
  • Tuesday, September 15, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

 

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Program Overview

Build a Social Network

  • Build a bond with cohort members over several years
  • Connect with professional mentors
  • Connect with an upper-class student peer mentor
  • Network across the OHIO community with diverse students, faculty, staff, and alumni

Develop Academic Success Skills

  • Learn about university offices and programs available to support academic success and financial aid
  • Work toward graduation with an ever-expanding support system

Engage in the Community

  • Learn about and get involved with diverse and unique aspects of student life 
  • Participate in and lead activities on campus and in the local community
  • Engage in community service 
  • Help strengthen a culture of inclusion for diverse male-identifying students at OHIO

Be Ready to Lead

  • Serve as a mentor to junior members
  • Prepare for the workforce 

 


 

Mission

The OHIO Men of Excellence Network (O-MEN) is an academic support and student engagement initiative designed to increase, encourage, and support the inclusion and educational success of underrepresented diverse male-identifying undergraduate students at Ohio University. 

Vision

Open to all students, the vision of the OHIO Men of Excellence Network (O-MEN) is to create a cohort model that provides additional layers of academic and social support for male-identifying undergraduate students from populations that are underrepresented at OHIO University.