Ohio State News

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December
2020

This “green” option is more expensive than originally thought, study shows

Widespread forest management and protections against deforestation can help mitigate climate change – but will come with a steep cost if deployed as broadly as policymakers have discussed, new research suggests.

Campus

November
24,
2020
| 11:10 AM America/New_York
Eleven Ohio State University investigators have been named to the 2020 class of Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
November
22,
2020
| 13:16 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University senior and Dublin native Daniel Lesman has been named a 2021 Rhodes Scholar.
November
18,
2020
| 16:30 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Task Force on Community Safety and Well-Being presented its recommendations during Wednesday’s Board of Trustees Academic Affairs, Student Life and Research Committee meeting.

Science & Medicine

November
30,
2020
| 10:59 AM America/New_York
A new study shows that young children have a bias toward paying attention to objects rather than scenes, even when the task is to attend to the scenes.
November
23,
2020
| 09:40 AM America/New_York
An international consortium of scientists has created the first-ever common framework for increasing comparability of research findings on coral bleaching.
November
18,
2020
| 07:31 AM America/New_York
City living appears to improve reproductive success for migratory tree swallows compared to breeding in more environmentally protected areas, a new five-year study suggests. But urban life comes with a big trade-off – health hazards linked to poorer

Arts & Humanities

October
07,
2020
| 08:17 AM America/New_York
A collection of essays by author Jerald Walker, published by The Ohio State University Press, is a finalist for this year’s National Book Award for nonfiction.
September
01,
2020
| 13:03 PM America/New_York
This fall semester, the arts will be showcased on Ohio State’s Columbus campus in ways they haven’t before. Three outdoor tents will hold spaces for physically distanced classes, rehearsals and exhibitions in the various arts units across the
June
18,
2020
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
A music video created by Beyoncé Knowles and Sean Jay-Z Carter and featuring them in Paris’ famed Louvre Museum ignited conversations about who have traditionally been invited to show their work – and interact with objects of art – in museums. In a

The Conversation

November
20,
2020
| 08:27 AM America/New_York
144 Ohio State researchers have written 301 articles for The Conversation. Earlier this month, Ohio State faculty passed a milestone: Their contributions had received more than 10 million reads.
September
14,
2020
| 10:53 AM America/New_York
Building public trust in immunizations requires more than a pledge from vaccine manufacturers, an Ohio State expert says. It will take action by Congress to create a "coronavirus social safety net."
August
18,
2020
| 13:48 PM America/New_York
As a new school year gets underway, here are tips that teachers and families can follow to curb the problems with remote learning due to COVID-19.

Sports

November
23,
2020
| 17:26 PM America/New_York
The 2020-21 Ohio State women’s basketball schedule includes a 20-game Big Ten slate, the conference announced Monday afternoon. The Buckeyes will also play four non-conference contests to bring the 2020-21 schedule to 24 games.
November
18,
2020
| 14:18 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Department of Athletics has determined that family members of the players and coaching staffs of teams competing this fall will no longer be permitted into any university sporting event.
October
19,
2020
| 14:40 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State Buckeyes have made it to Week 1 of their 2020 football season. While operations and protocols at Ohio Stadium will be dramatically altered this year, important safety messages will continue to be reinforced and communicated as the

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