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OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Outreach

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Ohio Northern University, Ada, Ohio




Fall Conference

November 10

California University of PA

California, Pennsylvania



Fall Conference 2018 at California University of Pennsylvania: Registration/Submissions Open

SAVE THE DATE Saturday, NOVEMBER 10, 2018 8:00 am – 8:00 pm USITT – Ohio Valley Section’s Fall Conference will be held this year at Steele Hall, California University of Pennsylvania. The town of California, PA was founded in the Monongahela River Valley in 1849. The University was founded in 1852 and is part of …

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OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Outreach Training (August 2018 edition)

August 2018 USITT-OVS OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Outreach Training What the heck is OSHA 10? The OSHA 10-Hour program is intended to provide a variety of training on General Industry safety and health topics to entry-level and experienced workers. Subjects covered will include: Introduction to OSHA, Electrical Safety, Aerial Work Platforms, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), …

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Pittsburgh Theatre Tours - May 19, 2018

Pittsburgh Theatre & Archives Tour - May 19, 2018

A Day in Photos On May 19th, a combined group from the OVS and Theatre Historical Society of America gathered in Downtown Pittsburgh to tour The Pittsburgh Public Theatre, The Benedum Center, and The Stephen Foster Memorial Theatre of the University of Pittsburgh. There were also presentations by Patrick Seymour, Theatre Historical Society Archive Director, and …

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Section Meeting Goes "Live" March 15th

Hello all! I have heard from a few folks that they would like to attend our March meeting digitally. I will attempt to use the “go live” function on Fcebook to live broadcast the meeting and monitor the comments for questions and input. I hope I will see you in Ft Lauderdale or right here …

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Travel Award Recipients Announced

USITT OVS Members: Please join me in congratulating this year’s Travel Award Recipients!   Christopher Rees of West Liberty University in West Liberty, West Virginia Trenae Waller of Seton Hill University in Greensburg, Pennsylvania   Christopher and Trenae will each receive $750 and conference length internships with Future-Light that includes conference registration.   Thank-you to …

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