Ohio State News (academics)

2019
November
21,
2019
| 01:16 PM America/New_York
Michael V. Drake, MD, who has served as president of The Ohio State University since June 2014, has announced that he will retire from the role next year. ...
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November
18,
2019
| 04:14 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is ranked in the top 10 nationally among doctoral institutions for the number of students studying abroad and is in the top 20 for hosting international students, according to a national report released today. ...
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November
11,
2019
| 02:34 PM America/New_York
During a weekend that honors American veterans, The Ohio State University welcomed home one of the university’s most decorated alumni. ...
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October
25,
2019
| 02:00 PM America/New_York
Four health sciences graduate programs at The Ohio State University have received an award distinguishing colleges and universities for their diversity and inclusion efforts. ...
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September
23,
2019
| 09:04 PM America/New_York
Although there are fewer students enrolled for summer semester classes at The Ohio State University, students work hard in their classes and extra-curricular activities. The university’s e summer 2019 dean’s list names 647 students who have achieved ...
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August
29,
2019
| 10:06 PM America/New_York
Researchers have created a new computer model to predict the life and performance of batteries that could power some passenger airplanes, a step forward for cleaner, more efficient air travel. ...
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August
23,
2019
| 06:44 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is taking the next step on a proposed Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Center that will blend innovative technology and hands-on learning in conjunction with the university’s strategic plan. ...
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August
04,
2019
| 10:19 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University awarded 1,661 degrees and certificates at summer 2019 commencement. ...
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July
25,
2019
| 10:10 PM America/New_York
Home ownership on a middle-income budget is a step closer to being realized for 10,000 central Ohioans, after a proposal by a team of Ohio State University faculty and community partners was selected for investment in the Alliance for the American Dr...
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July
25,
2019
| 09:36 PM America/New_York
A consortium of coral experts have published new guidelines that could help corals in the Caribbean adapt to warmer, more acidic waters caused by climate change. The guidelines are the first of their kind to offer a definitive plan for collecting, ra...
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July
16,
2019
| 04:56 PM America/New_York
When NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite launched into space in April 2018, it did so with a specific goal: to search the universe for new planets. But in recently published research, a team of astronomers at The Ohio State University showed...
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June
21,
2019
| 04:44 PM America/New_York
A shortage of high school physics teachers has led to teachers with little-to-no training taking over physics classrooms, reports show. This has led to additional stress and job dissatisfaction for those teachers—and a difficult learning experience f...
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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
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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May
23,
2019
| 04:37 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University EcoCAR team earned first place in the EcoCAR Mobility Challenge Year One Competition. This is the sixth consecutive year that Ohio State has won the national Advanced Vehicle Technology Competition (AVTC). The event marks...
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May
05,
2019
| 10:02 PM America/New_York
Facts on Spring 2019 Commencement The Ohio State University Sunday, May 5, 2019 Noon, Ohio Stadium   Number of degrees and certificates Doctoral             294 Professional       811 Masters            1,913 Bachelors     ...
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March
12,
2019
| 02:10 PM America/New_York
According to the U.S. News & World Report  2020 edition of America’s Best Graduate Schools, The Ohio State University offers a vast array of top graduate and professional programs, with 15 ranked in the top 10 and three ranked best in the nation. ...
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February
15,
2019
| 05:00 PM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State University has issued the dean’s list for autumn 2018, with the names of 20,196 students who have achieved top grades for their work. This includes 15,362 Ohio students, 3,301 non-resident and 1,533 international stude...
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January
15,
2019
| 10:18 PM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The Ohio State University College of Arts and Sciences has launched five new undergraduate majors, all of which incorporate emerging trends and issues into carefully designed, interdisciplinary academic programming. “The College ...
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January
15,
2019
| 03:23 PM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – For the fifth consecutive year, The Ohio State University’s online bachelor’s and nursing programs have been named among the nation’s best by U.S. News & World Report. The 2019 rankings were released today. Ohio State’s online mas...
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January
09,
2019
| 09:07 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University has realigned existing units to establish a new, comprehensive office designed to provide students with the tools and opportunities they need to thrive and succeed academically from the first point of contact with the univer...
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2018
December
20,
2018
| 03:33 PM America/New_York
After a six-year career in the Air Force, Hannah Rodas was looking to begin the next step in her life and it started in higher education. “When I was originally looking into school after getting out of the military, I didn’t anticipate going to Oh...
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November
01,
2018
| 03:16 PM America/New_York
On a crisp October day at Mirror Lake, senior Michael Madson surmises why dissolved solids in the lake have dropped in the past few months. He discusses a few hypotheses with Audrey Sawyer, assistant professor of earth sciences. Could it be season...
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October
16,
2018
| 10:35 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is spreading the word on a new program to help improve teaching across the institution. The University Institute for Teaching and Learning is hosting a series of town hall meetings to answer questions about the new Teachi...
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October
15,
2018
| 06:07 PM America/New_York
For an hour last week, the incoming executive director of The Ohio State University’s Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity answered questions about his philosophy and the direction in which he wants to take the institute. Darrick H...
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October
03,
2018
| 04:21 PM America/New_York
The esports industry is growing quickly and The Ohio State University is leading in its development by forming the most comprehensive esports program to date. The campuswide collaboration brings together academics, collegiate competition and multidis...
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September
28,
2018
| 09:48 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is unveiling a new plan to boost excellence in teaching across the university. On Thursday, President Michael V. Drake and Executive Vice President and Provost Bruce A. McPheron visited representatives from the College of...
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September
20,
2018
| 04:00 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University has issued the summer semester 2018 dean’s list, with the names of 603 students who have earned high grade point averages (GPA) for their work. This includes 435 Ohio students, 63 non-resident and 105 international students....
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September
17,
2018
| 02:31 PM America/New_York
A team of students from The Ohio State University has won the 2018 Ford College Community Challenge. Buckeye Precious Plastic joined teams from Purdue University, the University of California, Berkeley and other colleges around the country as one ...
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September
06,
2018
| 08:08 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University and nine other Ohio universities and colleges got a vote of support recently when the National Science Foundation renewed a grant that will help the alliance continue its work to increase the number of underrepresented minor...
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