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Researchers find that trees are getting bigger, thanks to carbon dioxide

27
September
2022

Trees have long been known to buffer humans from the worst effects of climate change by pulling carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. Now new research shows just how much forests have been bulking up...

Campus

September
13,
2022
| 12:30 PM America/New_York
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration declared the first National Recovery Month in 1989. Following the federal government’s lead, the Collegiate Recovery Community (CRC) at The Ohio State University has hosted a
September
08,
2022
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
Despite the gray day, Ahmed Hosni was excited about the return of football to The Ohio State University last Saturday. Hosni, assistant director of the Student Wellness Center, leads the university’s Collegiate Recovery Community
August
16,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
With the approach of fall comes the return of students to campus at The Ohio State University. First- and second-year students and their families will spend the next week moving into residence halls at the Columbus and regional

Science & Medicine

September
21,
2022
| 08:07 AM America/New_York
A new study provides the best evidence to date that preferences of white consumers helped drive private businesses to discriminate against Black customers before the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
September
19,
2022
| 08:24 AM America/New_York
Although some politicians and analysts argue that U.S. foreign policy should somehow rise above ideology, the evidence suggests that isn’t possible, according to a historian who edited a new book on the subject.
September
15,
2022
| 15:13 PM America/New_York
Researchers are digitally recreating  “ghost neighborhoods” in Columbus that were destroyed to build interstate highways, so that people can see, and researchers can study, what was lost.

Arts & Humanities

September
09,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
In 2008, Dana Renga sat down to watch the Super Bowl. Renga, professor of Italian and dean of arts and humanities at The Ohio State University, is “obsessed” with the commercials, she said. That year, one of the ads, for Audi, was an homage to “The
August
31,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Marian Moser Jones, associate professor of health services management and policy in the College of Public Health and associate professor in the Department of History, joined The Ohio State University just this year. One of her first projects was
August
24,
2022
| 12:33 PM America/New_York
The Wexner Center for the Arts at The Ohio State University has tapped art historian and arts administrator Gaëtane Verna to be its next executive director. Verna will be coming to the Wex in November from Toronto’s The Power Plant Contemporary Art

The Conversation

June
06,
2022
| 15:25 PM America/New_York
Belonging to one or more groups with long-standing social and economic disadvantages increases the risk of cancer diagnoses and death, according to our review of 28 cancer studies published between 2012 and 2021.
May
28,
2022
| 09:02 AM America/New_York
Beginning July 16, 2022, people struggling with mental health crises can call 988, a new number focused on providing lifesaving suicide prevention and crisis services. But 988 is not just a shorter, easier-to-remember replacement for the current
April
15,
2022
| 11:13 AM America/New_York
Taxes on guns and ammunition sales provide a growing share of budgets for state fish and game agencies. But we have found that the growth in conservation funding driven by exploding guns sales presents at least three critical moral and ethical

Sports

July
28,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Earlier this month, student-athletes from the Big Ten traveled to Alabama for a weekend-long trip. Part of the conference’s Big Life Series, the event took place in Selma and Montgomery, the epicenter of the civil rights movement.
June
23,
2022
| 14:05 PM America/New_York
A year of celebrations of Title IX began at The Ohio State University Thursday when President Kristina M. Johnson and other members of the university’s female athletic community spoke about the role the landmark legislation has played in their
June
01,
2022
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
Carlos Snow read a book cover-to-cover for the first time when he returned to The Ohio State University in the fall of 2019.“Other than the Bible, I mean,” he said. “I was really proud of that.”

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