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2020
March
31,
2020
| 09:50 AM America/New_York
Brian Padgett, a doctoral student in the Department of Anthropology, had been working toward his PhD for nearly nine years. On March 20, his journey was set to culminate with his dissertation defense. Padgett had long-ago purchased a flight from H...
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March
21,
2020
| 10:39 AM America/New_York
In an era of political polarization in America, much of which is related to issues of race, it appears that members of one group have their own take on a history book written by an Ohio State scholar 16 years ago. ...
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February
20,
2020
| 10:13 AM America/New_York
Visual artist LaToya Ruby Frazier and documentary filmmaker Julia Reichert spent Tuesday evening on The Ohio State University campus, talking about how art can spark change in our society. ...
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2019
July
19,
2019
| 10:19 AM America/New_York
Standing over onlookers at 31 feet high, it's hard to miss Modern Head, a new public sculpture by world-renowned artist Roy Lichtenstein. ...
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July
08,
2019
| 03:00 AM America/New_York
In an era of concern over “fake news,” a new study finds that people draw a distinction between information sources that are dishonest and those that are biased. ...
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July
03,
2019
| 09:55 AM America/New_York
In the eyes of many Americans, the Fourth of July is a day for parades, barbecues and, of course, fireworks. ...
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July
02,
2019
| 13:07 PM America/New_York
In a world of sympathetic villains and flawed heroes, people still like fictional characters more when they have a strong sense of morality, a new study finds. ...
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March
25,
2019
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
People who have trouble with romantic relationships may watch movies and TV shows for more than just a chance to escape from their lives for a bit. New research suggests that people with attachment issues are more likely than others to be engaged ...
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March
22,
2019
| 09:25 AM America/New_York
    Margareta, head of the women’s community at Lippoldsberg (in modern-day Germany), clasps hands with an Augustinian monk as he hands her a book. Lippoldsberg Evangeliary. Kassel, Landesbibliothek, MS theol. 2o 59, f. 73v.   Pope Franc...
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March
12,
2019
| 09:10 AM America/New_York
According to the U.S. News & World Report  2020 edition of America’s Best Graduate Schools, The Ohio State University offers a vast array of top graduate and professional programs, with 15 ranked in the top 10 and three ranked best in the nation. ...
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March
07,
2019
| 14:13 PM America/New_York
New research shows just how powerful the United States’ and other countries’ influence can be on persuading other nations to ratify international treaties. The first-of-its-kind study shows the influence of countries in treaty ratification can ext...
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March
06,
2019
| 11:23 AM America/New_York
On March 8, some Americans will send greeting cards to the important women in their lives to celebrate “International Women’s Day.” Little do most of them know about the radical origins of the holiday they are marking, said Birgitte Søland, profes...
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March
01,
2019
| 13:29 PM America/New_York
Before his remarks headlining the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration Feb. 20th, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion sat down with influential scholar and renowned author Dr. Michael Eric Dyson. In the first “Take Five” video, the Georgetown ...
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February
28,
2019
| 09:35 AM America/New_York
Using music to connect the past, present and future is a theme of the works of musician Mark Lomax, II. Lomax is the 2018 recipient of the Wexner Center for the Arts Artist in Residency Award. ...
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February
26,
2019
| 09:30 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University’s work to streamline the process of bringing faculty research to market could serve as a guide for the state. Lt. Gov. Jon Husted spent an afternoon last week with some of the university’s faculty and leadership in techno...
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February
11,
2019
| 15:00 PM America/New_York
William F. Pickard, who earned his Ph.D. at Ohio State in 1971, is known for his business success, civic leadership and philanthropy. He is the founder, chairman and CEO of Global Automotive Alliance, a Black Enterprise Top 100 industrial/service com...
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February
04,
2019
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
The time parents spend with their children has a powerful effect on their educational achievement, according to a large study with a novel approach. Researchers analyzed data on children in Israel who lost a parent through death or divorce. The...
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2018
November
15,
2018
| 14:17 PM America/New_York
Members of The Ohio State University Board of Trustees Master Planning and Facilities Committee reviewed new renderings Thursday that detail the design of the transformative Arts District and 15th and High Street projects. “This is indeed going to...
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October
25,
2018
| 12:20 PM America/New_York
Students from The Ohio State University and schools across the Midwest are heading to Columbus to spend the weekend building novel technology apps, devices and projects. HackOHI/O 2018, the university’s sixth annual 24-hour hackathon, starts on Sa...
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October
25,
2018
| 07:00 AM America/New_York
Strong relationships between teachers, parents and students at schools have more impact on improving student learning than does financial support, new research shows. Social capital is the name scientists give to the network of relationships betwe...
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October
13,
2018
| 14:43 PM America/New_York
From Michael Jackson to Justin Timberlake, dance music fired up The Ohio State University Marching Band for the halftime show during the game against Minnesota. The marching band celebrated all things about dance while playing songs like “Don’t St...
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October
11,
2018
| 11:00 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is ranked third in the nation by the U.S. Department of Education for the total number of students awarded the Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowships this year. Five doctoral candidates have been aw...
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July
09,
2018
| 10:43 AM America/New_York
After a national search, Carmen Winant, a Columbus-based visual artist and writer whose work has been celebrated across the world, has been named the first Roy Lichtenstein Chair of Studio Art in the Department of Art at The Ohio State University. Wi...
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May
09,
2018
| 05:49 AM America/New_York
The digital wallpaper that will greet thousands of new students at The Ohio State University orientation next month is a complex but lighthearted take on the student experience. It’s the artistic creation of third-year industrial design major Nadia A...
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2017
November
13,
2017
| 02:24 AM America/New_York
It’s not unusual for Ruba Elzein and JoJo Otseidu to break into song. They are members of the Ohio State of Mind, a co-ed a cappella group at The Ohio State University. It is unusual to serenade the University Board of Trustees and Ohio State’s top l...
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April
04,
2017
| 04:44 AM America/New_York
Intros that averaged more than 20 seconds in the mid-80s are now only about 5 seconds long, the study found. ...
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April
03,
2017
| 00:00 AM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – In January, The Ohio State University announced Framework 2.0, a long-term guiding vision that imagines transformational research and learning environments over the next decade and beyond. Today, the university announced plans to exp...
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January
30,
2017
| 03:34 AM America/New_York
Dorothy Lichtenstein and the Board of the Roy Lichtenstein Foundation, in partnership with The Ohio State University, are pleased to announce that the Roy Lichtenstein Foundation has permanently endowed two high-level named chairs at the university.T...
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January
22,
2017
| 02:13 AM America/New_York
Local teachers and engineers discuss Hidden Figures Photo by Kevin Fitzsimons Students from middle and high school and college filled a Columbus theater Saturday morning to learn about the history of the African-American women who helped do...
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2015
September
04,
2015
| 08:14 AM America/New_York
Ann Hamilton, Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Art at The Ohio State University, who is internationally recognized for the sensory surrounds of her large-scale multimedia installations, has been named a recipient of the 2014 Na...
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