Ohio State News (Campus)

2019
July
19,
2019
| 03:15 PM America/New_York
Record-setting University Ambassador Matt Studenmund has preached the gospel of the exceptional Ohio State undergraduate experience to an estimated 4,350 prospective students and guests. ...
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July
17,
2019
| 06:26 PM America/New_York
A commitment to access and affordability is helping The Ohio State University bring in a new class of Buckeyes. ...
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July
16,
2019
| 05:53 PM America/New_York
In light of recent news surrounding Jeffrey Epstein, Ohio State initiated a review of gifts and donations. Preliminary findings show that the university has received one gift from Epstein and one gift from an affiliated foundation. In 1990, Epstei...
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July
15,
2019
| 10:07 PM America/New_York
Soil scientist Rattan Lal, one of The Ohio State University’s most decorated faculty researchers, will address the university’s summer graduates. Approximately 1,500 degrees will be awarded at the summer commencement ceremony, which begins at 2 p.m. ...
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July
11,
2019
| 10:32 PM America/New_York
A new $45 million research park dedicated to developing the newest generation of automated and connected vehicles is open for business. The state-of-the-art facility is two-thirds the size of Central Park. ...
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July
10,
2019
| 02:30 PM America/New_York
The annual summer bicycle abatement program is underway at The Ohio State University. The sweep by the Department of Transportation and Traffic Management helps manage abandoned bikes left on campus. ...
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July
10,
2019
| 11:35 AM America/New_York
Trustees voted on July 10 to increase tuition and fees for incoming Ohio freshmen by 3.3%, which equates to a $358 change from last year’s rate. ...
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July
05,
2019
| 03:05 PM America/New_York
It’s time to lead for Sydney Reik. The trombone player in The Ohio State University Marching Band is back on the field as summer practice begins and ready to help the rookies. ...
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July
03,
2019
| 08:32 PM America/New_York
A corn patch on campus is the public installment of a research collaboration considering the long history of using human waste as an agricultural resource. ...
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July
03,
2019
| 02:38 PM America/New_York
A former Ohio State University student has combined her personal and professional passion with support she received from the President’s Prize to organize the university’s first conference devoted to making science more accessible to people with disa...
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June
27,
2019
| 04:01 PM America/New_York
Jared Weist has taken The Ohio State University’s REACH program three times and he wants his classmates to do the same. He knows the program can help save a life. ...
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June
25,
2019
| 10:34 PM America/New_York
A two-day bus trip earlier this month connected more than 70 Ohio State University faculty, staff and students with community partners around central Ohio. ...
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June
18,
2019
| 09:30 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University has issued the dean’s list for spring 2019, with the names of 20,225 students who have achieved top grades for their work. This includes 15,360 Ohio students, 3,320 non-resident and 1,545 international students. Criteria ...
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June
11,
2019
| 02:00 PM America/New_York
Local diners, big business and farm fields are all part of The Ohio State University annual state tour. ...
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June
05,
2019
| 05:08 PM America/New_York
As carpenters and contractors worked to finish The Ohio State University’s Covelli Center, members of the Buckeye women’s volleyball team deliberately avoided updates on the progress of construction. Head coach Geoff Carlston said his team wanted ...
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June
04,
2019
| 04:00 PM America/New_York
From thousands of iPads to coding classes to virtual patients, bleeding-edge approaches to teaching and learning were on display last week at The Ohio State University Board of Trustees meetings. Students, faculty and staff members presented succe...
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June
03,
2019
| 01:58 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Board of Trustees voted Friday to approve a five-year contract for head football coach Ryan Day. An extension for Senior Vice President and Wolfe Foundation Endowed Athletics Director Gene Smith was also approved by trust...
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May
31,
2019
| 07:58 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Board of Trustees today voted unanimously to revoke the professor emeritus title bestowed on Dr. Richard Strauss, who sexually abused at least 177 former students during his time at Ohio State from 1978 through 1998. An i...
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May
31,
2019
| 07:24 PM America/New_York
For the first time since the establishment of University Senate at Ohio State in 1972, staff members will become voting members of the university’s central governing body. ...
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May
30,
2019
| 02:01 PM America/New_York
New renderings of the Arts District highlight a renovated Weigel Hall, home of the School of Music, and a new building for the Department of Theatre featuring new performance spaces, modern recital halls and high-tech classrooms. ...
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May
28,
2019
| 04:11 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University looks to advance three Wexner Medical Center ambulatory sites during upcoming Board of Trustees meetings. Ohio State is seeking remaining design and construction approval for its planned regional ambulatory location at Ha...
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May
24,
2019
| 06:00 PM America/New_York
In its second annual round of funding, Ohio State’s Opioid Innovation Fund has awarded eight multidisciplinary teams a total of nearly $500,000 for prevention, treatment and recovery projects designed to mitigate the crisis racking Ohio and the natio...
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May
22,
2019
| 10:59 PM America/New_York
President Donald Trump and Attorney General William Barr presented Ohio State University Police Officer Alan Horujko with the 2019 Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor at a White House ceremony today. Horujko took action to stop a violent car and ...
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May
20,
2019
| 10:28 PM America/New_York
A new bench in front of Blankenship Hall at The Ohio State University honors the only member of the university police department to be killed in the line of duty. Officer Michael Blankenship was killed Feb. 10, 1997, while responding to a suspicio...
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May
17,
2019
| 03:38 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University today released a report from independent investigators that details acts of sexual abuse against at least 177 former students by Dr. Richard Strauss during his employment with the university from 1978 to 1998. Strauss died i...
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May
16,
2019
| 12:15 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University will be a founding member of a higher education summit focused on addressing climate change. President Michael V. Drake joined Michael Bloomberg in St. Louis to announce the Midwestern Higher Education Climate Summit. The...
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May
15,
2019
| 07:08 PM America/New_York
Gretchen Ritter, a leading expert in the history of women's constitutional rights and contemporary issues concerning democracy and citizenship in American politics, has been appointed executive dean and vice provost for The Ohio State University Coll...
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May
15,
2019
| 06:41 PM America/New_York
President Michael V. Drake announced today at the Columbus Metropolitan Club the findings of a new economic impact analysis showing that The Ohio State University generates $15.2 billion annually in economic impact for the state of Ohio – which equat...
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May
13,
2019
| 07:28 PM America/New_York
Twenty-one projects — tackling issues such as addiction recovery, sustainability and income inequality — have been awarded grants in the second year of philanthropic funding from The Ohio State University’s comprehensive energy management partnership...
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May
10,
2019
| 08:33 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Department of Athletics is offering a full season ticket package to the general public, and for the first time, is offering a trio of flexible ticketing options to the public. ...
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