Ohio State News

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July
2020

Study has implications for how firms should market themselves

Whether you use a taxi or a rideshare app like Uber, you’re still going to get a driver who will take you to your destination. But consumers view an employee of a taxi company differently from an independent driver picking up riders via an app, a new Ohio State University study suggests.

Campus

July
10,
2020
| 12:40 PM America/New_York
It’s been four years since the city of Columbus was declared the winner of the U.S. Department of Transportation Smart Cities Challenge. Now, several of the projects under that grant that have been directly supported by The Ohio State University are
June
25,
2020
| 20:30 PM America/New_York
Ohio State University President Michael V. Drake today announced that the university will hold a virtual commencement on Sunday, Aug. 9.
June
03,
2020
| 17:11 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University today announced that it plans to resume in-person classes for the autumn semester. The announcement was made by President Michael V. Drake at a meeting of the Board of Trustees and in a message to the university

Science & Medicine

July
08,
2020
| 13:29 PM America/New_York
Scientists have discovered that one of the good bacteria found in the human gut has a benefit that has remained unrecognized until now: the potential to reduce the risk for heart disease.
June
24,
2020
| 14:00 PM America/New_York
The rapid politicization of the COVID-19 pandemic can be seen in messages members of the U.S. Congress sent about the issue on the social media site Twitter, a new analysis found.
June
01,
2020
| 11:15 AM America/New_York
The halo that surrounds our own Milky Way galaxy is much hotter than scientists once believed – and it may not be unique among galaxies. The new findings were presented at a meeting of the American Astronomical Society, held online June 1 to

Arts & Humanities

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
May
28,
2020
| 07:23 AM America/New_York
New research provides insight into how housing prices and neighborhood values have become polarized in some urban areas, with the rich getting richer and the poor becoming poorer.
April
20,
2020
| 06:54 AM America/New_York
When faced with a decision, people may know which choice gives them the best chance of success, but still take the other option, a new study suggests.

The Conversation

May
22,
2020
| 10:07 AM America/New_York
A stronger focus on attracting a diverse workforce and embracing a more inclusive culture is pivotal to ensuring there are enough pilots as Americans return to the skies in record numbers after this crisis passes.

Sports

July
09,
2020
| 17:54 PM America/New_York
The Big Ten Conference announced today that it will move to a conference-only schedule for fall sports.
June
18,
2020
| 14:13 PM America/New_York
College football heavyweights Ohio State and Alabama, who gave the country one of the great games in post-season history the last time they met in the 2014 College Football Playoff semifinals at the Sugar Bowl, have scheduled a home-and-home
June
16,
2020
| 12:15 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State Athletics Hall of Fame will add 12 new members this fall. The Class of 2020 includes Aaron Brown (football), Eric Brunner (men’s soccer), Karen Dennis (director of track and field and cross country), Amanda Furrer (rifle), Steven

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