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Ohio State News (COVID)

2020
December
01,
2020
| 17:05 PM America/New_York
I hope you had a safe and healthy Thanksgiving holiday. This week is the last for regularly scheduled classes in an autumn semester like no other in our university’s history.  ...
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November
27,
2020
| 15:49 PM America/New_York
The football game between No. 3 Ohio State University and the University of Illinois, scheduled for Saturday at 12 noon (EST) in Champaign, Illinois, has been canceled by Ohio State after further positive tests for the coronavirus were discovered fro...
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November
24,
2020
| 17:59 PM America/New_York
I am grateful for all of you and the opportunity to be a part of this incredible Ohio State family. Thank you to all our Buckeyes serving on the front lines of this pandemic, our support staff helping to keep our campuses safe and healthy, and everyo...
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November
24,
2020
| 11:20 AM America/New_York
There’s one group of essential workers who especially enjoy being called a “hero” during the COVID-19 pandemic: narcissists. ...
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November
20,
2020
| 17:07 PM America/New_York
Holding a massive dance marathon and fundraiser requires creativity, willpower and flexibility in the best of years. In the middle of a pandemic, the task is even more difficult. ...
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November
19,
2020
| 19:47 PM America/New_York
President Kristina M. Johnson sent the following email to The Ohio State University community today (Nov. 19). ...
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November
18,
2020
| 14:47 PM America/New_York
While demand for public transit dropped about 73% across the country after the pandemic hit, the reduction didn’t impact all cities equally, ...
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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. ...
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November
17,
2020
| 17:30 PM America/New_York
President Kristina M. Johnson sent the following email to The Ohio State University community today (Nov. 17). ...
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November
16,
2020
| 14:54 PM America/New_York
College of Public Health Dean Amy Fairchild sent the following email to Ohio State University students today (Nov. 16). ...
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November
15,
2020
| 19:54 PM America/New_York
As we approach the end of the semester, I would like to thank our students, faculty and staff for coming together to keep our campuses open this fall. It hasn’t been easy to follow all of the guidelines such as wearing a mask, staying physically dist...
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November
13,
2020
| 16:56 PM America/New_York
For most of the semester, we have come together as a community to fight the spread of COVID-19 on our campuses. This becomes increasingly difficult as our statewide and local reported cases increase. ...
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November
13,
2020
| 15:22 PM America/New_York
Rapidly connecting workers to in-demand occupations is one of the ways central Ohio can address technology-related workplace changes and workforce gaps while emerging from the COVID-19 pandemic, a new study suggests. ...
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November
12,
2020
| 19:53 PM America/New_York
President Kristina M. Johnson sent the following email to The Ohio State University community today (Nov. 12). ...
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November
11,
2020
| 15:04 PM America/New_York
The football game between The Ohio State University and the University of Maryland, scheduled for this Saturday (Nov. 14) in Maryland has been canceled and will not be rescheduled. ...
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November
10,
2020
| 13:30 PM America/New_York
Members of The Ohio State University ROTC recently stretched their muscles and flexed their school spirit to support students staying in quarantine or isolation housing because of their exposure to or positive test for COVID-19.  ...
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November
09,
2020
| 20:41 PM America/New_York
President Kristina M. Johnson sent the following email to The Ohio State University community today (Nov. 9).   ...
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November
09,
2020
| 09:30 AM America/New_York
A celebration of the land-grant mission of The Ohio State University brought together past and present leaders of the university to discuss the successes and challenges facing higher education. ...
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November
06,
2020
| 11:56 AM America/New_York
Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson today announced that the university will hold a virtual autumn commencement on Sunday, Dec. 13. Approximately 3,500 graduates will be honored during the ceremony, which begins at 2 p.m. ...
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November
04,
2020
| 13:07 PM America/New_York
A new student organization is working to make days a little easier for Ohio State University students living in quarantine and isolation housing because of their exposure to or positive test for COVID-19. ...
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October
30,
2020
| 12:17 PM America/New_York
Bringing students safely back to campus for the start of the 2020-21 school year — a year unlike nearly any in The Ohio State University’s 150-year history — could not have happened without a robust and accurate testing program to identify cases of C...
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October
29,
2020
| 11:38 AM America/New_York
As COVID-19 cases begin climbing again in the United States, the possibility arises of a grim moral dilemma: Which patients should be prioritized if medical resources are scarce? ...
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October
27,
2020
| 07:13 AM America/New_York
New research shows that when vampire bats feel sick, they socially distance themselves from groupmates in their roost – no public health guidance required. ...
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October
23,
2020
| 21:20 PM America/New_York
On the eve of the first football game of the season, The Ohio State University Marching Band is sharing some kindness with their greatest hits. ...
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October
23,
2020
| 12:30 PM America/New_York
On with the show. The Ohio State University Marching Band will kick off gameday this weekend with an inventive approach to their pre-game and halftime performances. ...
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October
22,
2020
| 17:43 PM America/New_York
With strict limits placed on fan attendance inside Ohio Stadium for the 2020 football season, the Ohio State Department of Athletics is inviting fans to participate in Scarlet Saturday presented by Coca-Cola, a livestreamed second-screen experience a...
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October
22,
2020
| 15:00 PM America/New_York
In a report published today, the team of experts monitoring the pandemic at The Ohio State University presents evidence that the university’s safety measures are working to contain COVID-19. ...
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October
21,
2020
| 09:31 AM America/New_York
A season unlike any other is about to kick off for The Ohio State University football team. But before the first whistle blows, Ohio State is asking all Buckeyes to practice safe and healthy behaviors to fight the spread of COVID-19. ...
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October
20,
2020
| 07:54 AM America/New_York
A blend of racial prejudice, poor coping and partisan media viewing were found in Americans who stigmatized people of Asian descent during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new study. ...
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October
19,
2020
| 17:58 PM America/New_York
President Kristina M. Johnson sent the following email to The Ohio State University community today (Oct. 19).  Dear Students, Faculty and Staff: We continue to mourn the tragic loss of Chase Meola, a student and dedicated friend to so many on ...
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