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2020
September
19,
2020
| 11:26 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State Buckeyes will now kick off their eight-game regular season on Oct. 24 with a home game at Ohio Stadium against the Nebraska Cornhuskers. ...
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September
18,
2020
| 19:16 PM America/New_York
President Kristina M. Johnson is launching “Reflections of a First-Year Buckeye,” a weekly campus-wide message. The dispatches will be “about life on our campuses, our work, our progress meeting the challenges we face, and your successes as students,...
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September
16,
2020
| 11:21 AM America/New_York
Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson joined Athletics Director Gene Smith and Head Football Coach Ryan Day today in celebrating the decision by the Big Ten Conference to proceed with fall sports including football, field hockey, men’s ...
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September
11,
2020
| 17:13 PM America/New_York
Dozens of circles and Buckeye leaves now dot the grass at the John F. Wolfe Columbus Commons in the heart of downtown. ...
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September
08,
2020
| 14:57 PM America/New_York
Hard at work on the fourth floor of Cunz Hall, a team of researchers is helping detect the prevalence of COVID-19 on campus and in communities across Ohio. ...
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September
04,
2020
| 11:18 AM America/New_York
Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson recounted her first official week on campus in an email update to the university community today. She also advised students who plan to travel over Labor Day weekend to be tested before leaving camp...
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September
02,
2020
| 14:19 PM America/New_York
A bioengineering technique to boost production of specific proteins could be the basis of an effective vaccine against the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19, new research suggests. ...
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September
01,
2020
| 17:55 PM America/New_York
On her first official day as the 16th president of The Ohio State University, Kristina M. Johnson focused on getting a firsthand look at the university’s efforts to operate safely during the COVID-19 pandemic as part of a day filled with meetings and...
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September
01,
2020
| 16:53 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center will be a site for a multicenter clinical trial testing an experimental COVID-19 vaccine in people.  ...
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September
01,
2020
| 13:03 PM America/New_York
This fall semester, the arts will be showcased on Ohio State’s Columbus campus in ways they haven’t before. Three outdoor tents will hold spaces for physically distanced classes, rehearsals and exhibitions in the various arts units across the College...
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August
28,
2020
| 19:20 PM America/New_York
Ohio State University President-elect Kristina M. Johnson celebrated the start of the new academic year in an email update to the campus community. At the same time, Johnson reminded students, faculty and staff of the need to maintain a safe and heal...
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August
27,
2020
| 16:02 PM America/New_York
A new budget for The Ohio State University provides a clearer picture of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on university operations. The Board of Trustees voted today to approve a $7.5 billion budget for Fiscal Year 2021. University leadership pres...
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August
25,
2020
| 17:00 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University today published aggregate test results from its comprehensive COVID-19 testing program and unveiled a data dashboard that will be updated weekly to inform the public about test results and other information about the univers...
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August
25,
2020
| 15:04 PM America/New_York
Hundreds of white “O”s stretched across the Oval as students returned to the first day of autumn semester at The Ohio State University. ...
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August
24,
2020
| 20:44 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is starting autumn semester and reminding students, faculty and staff that the universal use of face masks and physical distancing will be essential to staying open in the fall. ...
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August
24,
2020
| 11:19 AM America/New_York
Ohio State University President-elect Kristina M. Johnson helped welcome students across the Columbus campus on Sunday. ...
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August
21,
2020
| 17:31 PM America/New_York
From mask-wearing selfies to physically distanced teamwork during Move-In week, a new campaign is underway to remind Buckeyes how to work together to reduce the spread of COVID-19. ...
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August
20,
2020
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is turning to students for creative ideas to keep its campuses safe and healthy, and is offering a financial incentive to make it worth their while. ...
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August
19,
2020
| 18:22 PM America/New_York
Big Ten Commissioner Kevin Warren issued an open letter to the Big Ten community today to share additional information regarding the conference’s decision to postpone the 2020-21 fall sports season. “The vote by the Big Ten Council of Presidents a...
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August
19,
2020
| 13:33 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University has announced new details for campus mask requirements, the university’s testing strategy and a contact tracing program. ...
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August
12,
2020
| 11:35 AM America/New_York
Undergraduate students at The Ohio State University can add a free online course for the upcoming semester from one of six other Big Ten universities. ...
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August
11,
2020
| 17:24 PM America/New_York
Ohio State University President-elect Kristina M. Johnson updated faculty, staff and students today on enhancements made to return-to-campus safety measures to reflect the fast-changing nature of the COVID-19 pandemic. Measures addressed include test...
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August
11,
2020
| 15:27 PM America/New_York
The 2020 Big Ten Conference fall athletics seasons, which include the sports of football, field hockey, men’s and women’s soccer, women’s volleyball and men’s and women’s cross country, have been postponed by a league-wide vote of school presidents. ...
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August
10,
2020
| 11:04 AM America/New_York
As The Ohio State University continues to prepare for a return to campus later this month, one of the challenges is putting safety tools in the hands of students, faculty and staff. That challenge is being met with a mix of logistical muscle, creativ...
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August
08,
2020
| 10:18 AM America/New_York
Nowhere has the change in sound been more noticeable than at houses of worship. The voices of congregants praying, chanting and singing has been quietened in churches, mosques and temples. Instead, congregants have had to work in new acoustic setting...
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August
07,
2020
| 19:01 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University announced new details about testing for the COVID-19 virus and how they plan to provide personal protective equipment to students, faculty and staff before the new academic year begins. ...
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August
07,
2020
| 15:04 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University will confer 1,763 degrees and certificates during a virtual summer commencement on Sunday, Aug. 9. The ceremony marks the university’s 425th graduation. ...
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August
07,
2020
| 14:06 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is celebrating its summer 2020 graduates with a special 30-minute video recognizing some of the achievements of the class. The university will award 1,763 degrees and certificates to the graduating class in a virtual ceremon...
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August
05,
2020
| 09:23 AM America/New_York
Ohio State would kick off the Big Ten’s first-ever conference-only campaign on Thursday, Sept. 3, against Illinois. ...
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July
31,
2020
| 17:39 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University today announced the framework of a comprehensive COVID-19 testing strategy for autumn semester. ...
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