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Ohio State News (COVID)

2020
July
01,
2020
| 07:09 PM America/New_York
A message to The Ohio State University community from Executive Vice President and Provost Bruce A. McPheron and Dr. Hal Paz, executive vice president and chancellor for health affairs at Ohio State and CEO of the Ohio State Wexner Medical Center, in...
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June
29,
2020
| 12:19 AM America/New_York
As the university continues to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, President Michael V. Drake reiterated his thanks to students, faculty and staff across all Ohio State campuses. ...
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June
29,
2020
| 06:48 PM America/New_York
The photographs captured in a new book from Ann Hamilton, Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Art, are part of her ongoing public art project, O N E E V E R Y O N E. The 1,200-page newsprint book and accompanying video were create...
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June
27,
2020
| 09:03 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University has announced that summer commencement will be a virtual ceremony and standardized tests will be optional for the 2021-22 academic year. President Michael V. Drake addressed the Ohio State community in a final COVID-19 updat...
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June
25,
2020
| 02:30 AM America/New_York
Ohio State University President Michael V. Drake today announced that the university will hold a virtual commencement on Sunday, Aug. 9. ...
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June
22,
2020
| 09:11 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is offering tools to help young adolescents ease anxiety and build resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic. The six-part webinar, titled “Staying Calm and Well in the Midst of the COVID-19 Storm,” is open to all ages, but wi...
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June
22,
2020
| 06:00 PM America/New_York
Because of the challenges surrounding standardized tests caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, The Ohio State University has made the submission of SAT or ACT test scores optional for current high school students and transfer students applying to the Colu...
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June
20,
2020
| 01:09 AM America/New_York
In the latest COVID-19 update for the Ohio State University community, President Michael V. Drake shared information on autumn course planning, an extension of off-cycle salary increase and hiring pauses, travel updates and the upcoming mailing of sp...
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June
17,
2020
| 04:15 PM America/New_York
When autumn semester begins Aug. 25 at The Ohio State University, teaching and learning will take place in new ways and unfamiliar places. ...
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June
15,
2020
| 06:07 PM America/New_York
As part of his master’s program at The Ohio State University, public health student Ajeet Gill was supposed to spend his summer working with a local nonprofit distributing meals and essential services to vulnerable communities.   ...
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June
15,
2020
| 03:06 PM America/New_York
Beginning Tuesday, June 16, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center will allow limited visitation for patients staying in its hospitals. Due to ongoing concerns about Coronavirus (COVID-19), the following rules will apply: ...
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June
13,
2020
| 06:14 PM America/New_York
In the latest COVID-19 update for the Ohio State University community, President Michael V. Drake shared information on an upcoming pilot testing program, phased return-to-campus activities, and housing and dining plans for students’ autumn semester ...
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June
12,
2020
| 04:16 PM America/New_York
As The Ohio State University continues to develop and implement a return to campus, university leaders are managing a budget severely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The overriding goal: prudent fiscal stewardship to protect the core academic miss...
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June
08,
2020
| 09:53 PM America/New_York
This summer, Ohio State’s annual orientation program is virtual due to the ban on large, public gatherings. The sessions are presented live on CarmenZoom, and the information for students is just as vital. ...
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June
05,
2020
| 09:09 PM America/New_York
Ohio State University student-athletes in fall sports can begin voluntary workouts in select athletics venues in the month of June, starting Monday, June 8, when members of the football team may return to the Woody Hayes Athletic Center. ...
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June
05,
2020
| 08:10 PM America/New_York
As Ohio State University leaders entered a rapid decision-making mode in early March to prepare the university’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, President Michael V. Drake’s goal, given the very high stakes, was to “overreact slightly rather than ...
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June
05,
2020
| 02:53 PM America/New_York
Perena Gouma is the primary investigator of a team developing a breathalyzer device that will sample breath for key biomarkers of the COVID-19 infection. ...
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June
03,
2020
| 11:11 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 community. ...
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June
02,
2020
| 03:07 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University announced new efforts to confront the budget challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. President Michael V. Drake addressed the Ohio State community with an interim budget plan and measures that will give the university mo...
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May
27,
2020
| 03:30 PM America/New_York
To help address financial challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, The Ohio State University is providing approximately 9,100 emergency grants to low-income students. ...
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May
23,
2020
| 05:15 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University continues to operate under a state of emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. On Memorial Day weekend, President Michael V. Drake said the university continues to plan for a return to on-campus operations through a p...
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May
21,
2020
| 07:35 PM America/New_York
Since April 1, 16 members of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center’s Outreach and Engagement team have logged nearly 60,000 miles delivering almost 11,000 COVID-19 test kits to community hospitals and post-acute care facilities across Ohio....
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May
20,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/New_York
Ohio seniors have put pen to paper to lament the loss of traditions, celebrations and the conclusions of the final months of their high school career. Their thoughts, often raw, angry and emotional, are now on display at a website built by The Ohio S...
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May
16,
2020
| 10:53 PM America/New_York
Summer term is underway at The Ohio State University, virtual learning continues and the university is developing a plan to return to campus. Today, President Michael V. Drake extended the university’s state of emergency order in response to the COVI...
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May
14,
2020
| 07:57 PM America/New_York
Religion sounds different during a pandemic. Researchers at the American Religious Sounds Project, led by The Ohio State University and Michigan State University, are collecting and cataloging those sounds in an attempt to understand how the pandemic...
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May
13,
2020
| 07:49 PM America/New_York
Some of us might have been happy to leave mathematics behind in high school or college, but as the COVID-19 pandemic has spread, math has had a daily effect on all of our lives – even if we don’t have to crunch the numbers ourselves. ...
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May
09,
2020
| 06:05 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University continues preparing for summer term and a post-pandemic evaluation of campus life. In a message to the campus community, President Michael V. Drake honored the university’s health care professionals as the response to the CO...
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May
08,
2020
| 05:37 PM America/New_York
A typical workday for Ohio State University’s Matt Spisak used to consist of project work related to Wexner Medical Center construction. But in the days of COVID-19, the Facilities Operations and Development project manager has been called to provide...
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May
07,
2020
| 03:32 PM America/New_York
The story of how the pandemic is affecting societies around the world is still unfolding, but ice accumulating on high-elevation ice fields around the world, as well as in Greenland, is almost certainly collecting physical, chemical and biological ev...
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May
05,
2020
| 09:00 PM America/New_York
In a first-of-its-kind virtual tryout process that spanned Friday through Sunday, The Ohio State University Marching Band selected its drum majors for the 2020 season. ...
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