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2022
October
05,
2022
| 15:00 PM America/New_York
The new COVID-19 booster adds protection against both the original SARS-CoV-2 virus and the omicron variant. Shots are now available at The Ohio State University’s Student Health Services and the Wexner Medical Center. ...
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September
07,
2022
| 17:02 PM America/New_York
Neutralizing antibody levels against the original COVID-19 virus and omicron variants in vaccinated adults tend to decline by at least 15% per month after a single booster shot, a new study using serum from human blood samples suggests. ...
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July
29,
2022
| 15:00 PM America/New_York
Amid rising COVID-19 case numbers in many communities, The Ohio State University is reminding students, faculty, staff and visitors to monitor guidance issued by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as well as state and local authoriti...
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July
27,
2022
| 15:39 PM America/New_York
New research has advanced COVID-19 vaccine work in several ways: using a modified live attenuated mumps virus for delivery, showing that a more stable coronavirus spike protein stimulates a stronger immune response, and suggesting a dose up the nose ...
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July
21,
2022
| 08:08 AM America/New_York
A novel long-term study of how vaccine-related fears influence flu shot outcomes has found that these fears not only reduce vaccination, but also fuel symptoms of dizziness and lightheadedness at the time of the injection....
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June
01,
2022
| 08:30 AM America/New_York
Blocking an immune response-related enzyme holds promise in preventing or treating severe COVID-19 symptoms by reducing inflammation, tissue injury and blood clots in the lungs, new research in mice suggests....
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May
26,
2022
| 07:36 AM America/New_York
The loss of smell and taste with a COVID-19 infection during the delta surge was a prevalent symptom and wasn’t prevented by vaccination, new research suggests....
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May
18,
2022
| 17:02 PM America/New_York
A COVID-19 booster shot will provide strong and broad antibody protection against the range of omicron sublineage variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in circulation, two new studies using serum from human blood samples suggest....
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May
03,
2022
| 11:00 AM America/New_York
With the start of summer term, The Ohio State University is updating its COVID-19 protocols based on the state of the pandemic and federal, state and local guidance....
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March
31,
2022
| 14:30 PM America/New_York
Another 100 winners will win prizes in the final Buckeye Booster Drawing next week, joining 700 students, faculty and staff members who have already been awarded $100 gift cards....
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March
09,
2022
| 11:10 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is expanding a mental health dog therapy program, President Kristina M. Johnson said today in a new Health, Safety and Well-being Update video....
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March
08,
2022
| 12:40 PM America/New_York
Starting at 6 p.m. Friday, March 11, masks will be optional in most indoor spaces on The Ohio State University campuses, including residence halls, dining facilities, classrooms, offices and the Ohio Union....
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March
03,
2022
| 16:30 PM America/New_York
As the Buckeye Booster Drawing reaches its midpoint, another 100 students, faculty and staff won $100 gift cards this week. So far, 400 Buckeyes have won prizes in the drawing. Individuals who have received their COVID-19 booster shot and reported th...
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March
01,
2022
| 13:18 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is making numerous safety upgrades to parking garages this week, President Kristina M. Johnson said in a new Health, Safety and Well-being Update video. ...
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March
01,
2022
| 10:39 AM America/New_York
A new study using serum from human blood samples suggests neutralizing antibody levels produced by two-dose mRNA vaccines against the original and early variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus wane substantially over time, and offer essentially no protectio...
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February
17,
2022
| 14:02 PM America/New_York
The prizes keep coming as more students, faculty and staff report they have received their COVID-19 vaccination booster....
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February
10,
2022
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
Some lucky boosted Buckeyes received $100 gift cards this week for doing their part to enhance protections against COVID-19 among The Ohio State University community....
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February
09,
2022
| 11:45 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson today shared several health, safety and well-being updates – including CABS On-Demand, which takes the benefits of the university’s free CABS bus service and expands them to a wider part of the ...
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February
01,
2022
| 16:15 PM America/New_York
A number of resources are available to help the physical and mental health of students and the larger Buckeye community, Kristina M. Johnson, president of The Ohio State University, said in her latest health, safety and well-being update....
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February
01,
2022
| 14:08 PM America/New_York
A new financial report from The Ohio State University Department of Athletics highlights the challenges the department faced in a year when games and seasons were canceled or played in near-empty stadiums and arenas....
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January
31,
2022
| 16:38 PM America/New_York
As we once again renew our commitment to ourselves and each other, we are pleased to share with you some updates about our pandemic response guidance....
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January
27,
2022
| 13:05 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University has announced a new incentive program awarding gift cards to students, faculty and staff who get and report their COVID-19 vaccination booster shot....
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January
19,
2022
| 16:25 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is emphasizing health and safety measures as spring semester gets underway at the same time COVID-19 is spreading throughout the state. In addition to requiring masks in all indoor spaces, regardless of vaccination status, s...
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January
18,
2022
| 11:04 AM America/New_York
A new study suggests disgust sensitivity can and does change – and, during the COVID-19 pandemic, concern about getting sick with a coronavirus infection was associated with an increase in disgust sensitivity....
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January
14,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is providing new details on the effort to support university community members who test positive for COVID-19 or are identified as close contacts of those who are positive....
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January
13,
2022
| 12:01 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson shared her first safety update of the new semester, urging students to take a close look at the resources available on and off campus – and continuing to encourage COVID-19 vaccine booster shots...
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January
12,
2022
| 14:11 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University community has a 92.5% vaccination rate, and with the new Omicron variant spreading in Ohio, many vaccinated individuals report only mild symptoms when they’re infected. That’s why university public health leaders are encoura...
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January
11,
2022
| 15:56 PM America/New_York
As spring semester begins at The Ohio State University and COVID-19 continues to spread in the state, masks are still required in all indoor spaces on all campuses, regardless of vaccination status. This requirement also applies to CABS and other pub...
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January
10,
2022
| 15:58 PM America/New_York
A busy weekend at The Ohio State University preceded the first day of spring semester. Thousands of students moved back onto the Columbus and regional campuses Saturday and Sunday under enhanced health and safety protocols....
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January
06,
2022
| 17:01 PM America/New_York
Leaders at The Ohio State University remain committed to an in-person learning experience for spring semester as they monitor the latest surge of COVID-19 cases fueled by the Omicron variant....
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