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January
2020

Long before there was Jamal and Latasha, there was Booker and Perlie. The names have changed, but my colleagues and I traced the use of distinctive black names to the earliest history of the United States.

Campus

January
15,
2020
| 06:00 PM America/New_York
A new campus-area food pantry is helping students at The Ohio State University fight food insecurity.
January
08,
2020
| 07:47 PM America/New_York
The award for coolest Ohio State science story of 2019 goes to a team of researchers who are working on a promising biodegradable alternative to the plastic that covers grocery-store food.
December
13,
2019
| 06:02 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is one of 35 colleges and universities across the state to receive support from the Choose Ohio First program. The new scholarships will boost Ohio’s efforts to strengthen the state’s workforce in technology-related fields

Science & Medicine

January
15,
2020
| 03:28 PM America/New_York
The first animal study of a pig virus’s potential to jump to another species shows that the virus, once introduced to a select group of birds, is easily transmitted to healthy chickens and turkeys.
January
06,
2020
| 05:01 PM America/New_York
Researchers have developed a way to prop up a struggling immune system to enable its fight against sepsis, a deadly condition resulting from the body’s extreme reaction to infection.
January
02,
2020
| 08:01 PM America/New_York
A research team has developed an open-source data-management system that the scientists hope will solve all of those problems. The researchers outlined their system today in the journal PLOS ONE.

Arts & Humanities

December
23,
2019
| 04:13 PM America/New_York
Connections, dotted lines and networks. That’s the inspiration behind a partnership between the Wexner Center for the Arts and The Ohio State University Libraries.
December
11,
2019
| 02:00 PM America/New_York
Country music songwriters must perform a careful dance when they work with famous singers who may be less talented at writing songs but bring the needed star power to attract fans – and, importantly, to get the song recorded in the first place,
November
25,
2019
| 04:13 PM America/New_York
Henry Wu, a fourth-year philosophy and political science major at The Ohio State University, has been named a 2020 Rhodes Scholar.

The Conversation

September
27,
2019
| 05:37 PM America/New_York
The House of Representatives has opened an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. But what happens if a president is impeached? Ohio State political science professor Rachel E. Bowen updates a 2017 article. 
May
21,
2019
| 08:34 PM America/New_York
Some have any easier time than others connecting with fictional worlds and characters. zhuda/Shutterstock.com The best TV shows and films don’t simply distract from the drudgery of everyday life. They’re places to vicariously get to know

Sports

January
10,
2020
| 04:30 PM America/New_York
Corey Dennis, a senior quality control coach with The Ohio State University football team for the past two seasons, has been named the team’s quarterbacks coach by Buckeye head coach Ryan Day.
November
22,
2019
| 06:18 PM America/New_York
Whether it’s cheering until they can’t speak anymore, getting painted head-to-toe in scarlet and gray in the cold fall weather or performing card stunts, Block O has been leading the way for fans of Ohio State for more than 80
November
09,
2019
| 08:48 PM America/New_York
Guitar virtuoso Carlos Santana inspired a rocking halftime show during the football game against Maryland this weekend.

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Facebook Falls Short for College Kids Battling Depression, Study Finds

21
Jan
2020
www.usnews.com

Ohio State’s veterinary social worker helps pet owners cope with grief, tough choices

21
Jan
2020
www.dispatch.com