Seminar

OSA Development Group (ODG)

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OSA Public Library (OPLi)

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The goal is to develop a well-integrated modern public library system in Odisha to empower individuals, build a stronger community and improve the socio-economic & educational system in Odisha.
Lead person for OSA 2024: Nishikanta Sahoo
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Higher Education

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OSA – Higher Education and Research Team (HEART) is an intellectual endeavor by OSA to promote higher education, collaborative research, training and other programs of mutual interest and benefits between Odisha Universities and North American Universities/Institutions.

Lead person for OSA 2024: Anil Patnaik

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OSA Women’s Empowerment (OWE)

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The objectives of the OWE team are: (1) To create a platform for empowering, encouraging, and providing awareness as well as a safe space for women in an inclusive community. (2) To advocate for the rights and voices of women and families in Odia communities, both in Odisha and the diaspora. Lead person for OSA 2024: Mamata Buxi
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Climate Change

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The purpose of this initiative is to create awareness of the global climate crisis and understand the impact of global warming/ climate change on our planet with a goal to empower the next generation to take climate action and think of possible solutions to prevent it. Lead person for OSA 2024: Jui Dash

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Competition:

  • Drawing competition: for children ages 6-10 years
  • Essay competition: for children ages 11 years and above

Participant's must be registered for the 55th OSA Convention

Deadline

23 June, 2024

Spirituality

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The focus of the OSA Spiritual Forum is to provide more exposure on Spiritual development to our next generation. The goal is to hold an open discussion with our youths together with their parents regarding the importance of religion and spirituality as they grow up in today’s society. Lead person: Manoj Sahu
Competition:
1. Mythological(Purana) Story Competition: for children ages 12 and under
2. Shloka Competition: for children ages 13 and above

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OSA Health and Wellness (OSA-HW)

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The Mission of OSA-HW group is to Promote and advance Health and Wellness of the Odia Community in Odisha and North America, through sharing of knowledge/ expertise which inspires the best possible healthcare and individual wellbeing. Further aims to offer professional development and create meaningful opportunities for the medical/ dental professionals in Odisha and those in-coming to North America. Lead person for OSA 2024: Basanta Mahapatra

Schedule of activities:

  • Health Conversations
  • Health Screening Information
  • OSA HWG Annual Presentation
  • CPR Training
  • Breast Self Examination Training with Kit

Friday JULY 5th: 7:00 AM: Health Walk Starting at the main Entrance of the hotel. Participants may pre-register to receive a t-shirt –

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Youth and Next Generation

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Competition:
Speedcubing competition
Speedcubing is a competitive sport which is about solving a Rubik's cube in the shortest time possible. The goal of this competition is to support and encourage the growth of Speedcubing among OSA youths. The competition will use 3x3x3 standard Rubik's cube.
Participants must be of age Age 7 – 20, and must be registered for the 55th OSA Convention.

Deadline

June 23, 2024

Odia Literature and Poetry Reading

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