The Ohio State University Alumni Association

How OSUPD Protects and Serves Our Campus
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Columbus, OH

How OSUPD Protects and Serves Our Campus

Creating a Safe Environment

The men and women of The Ohio State University Police Division work tirelessly to preserve peace, protect residents and their property, and prevent and deter crime. Join us to hear from Officer Cassandra Shaffer as she gives a glimpse into the world of law enforcement and shares important moments in OSUPD’s history.

In addition to in-person, we are excited to offer this event virtually. You may register for the live stream session to get access to watch a recording of the event from your tablet or computer. When registering, please select either “In-person” or “Live stream."

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

11:30 a.m. Registration and lunch
Noon to 1 p.m. Program

Fawcett Event Center
2400 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, OH 43210
Directions | Parking


$12.50 per person includes lunch
Live-stream service is complimentary

Featured Speaker

Officer Cassandra Shaffer
Officer Cassandra Shaffer attended the Ohio State Highway Patrol Academy in 2008. She began her career as a patrol officer on the night shift. In 2012, Officer Shaffer was assigned to the joint patrol position with the City of Columbus Police Department. In 2014, she was accepted into the Investigations Bureau and now specializes in threat assessment and community engagement. She is a dignitary protection officer, defensive tactics instructor, RAD instructor and provides a range of training to the community from general safety to the Surviving an Active Aggressor class. She has been recognized with several awards including Physical Fitness, Distinguished Service, Accommodation, Merit, Officer of the Month, Officer of the Year 2017, The Franklin County Law Enforcement STAR Award 2018 and The Distinguished Service Award from the Ohio House of Representatives in 2012. She is also a U.S. Army veteran.

About Buckeye Smart

Buckeye Smart: Central Ohio Speaker Series is a lunch-and-learn experience hosted by The Ohio State University Alumni Association. Let Ohio State’s experts teach you about the university’s latest research, newest innovations and best-kept secrets!

Be sure to save the date for our upcoming Buckeye Smart presentations:

Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
December 10, 2019


In-person Live stream
You may also call the alumni association at 800-762-5646 to register.


Please contact the alumni association at or 800-762-5646.