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2020
May
20,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/New_York
Ohio seniors have put pen to paper to lament the loss of traditions, celebrations and the conclusions of the final months of their high school career. Their thoughts, often raw, angry and emotional, are now on display at a website built by The Ohio S...
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April
06,
2020
| 01:29 PM America/New_York
With the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak resulting in lost jobs on campus and at area businesses, the Buckeye Food Alliance is well stocked to help Ohio State students get groceries. In fact, the BFA has expanded its pantry hours to give students amp...
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February
19,
2020
| 02:39 PM America/New_York
A new report released today shows The Ohio State University is among the top contributors to a nationwide effort aimed at enrolling 50,000 more low- and moderate-income students at top colleges and universities by 2025. ...
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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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October
14,
2019
| 04:44 PM America/New_York
A new bachelor’s degree program to be offered on The Ohio State University’s regional campuses will prepare graduates with skills needed for high-demand jobs in the state: business-oriented engineering leaders to run the factories of tomorrow. ...
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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
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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May
08,
2019
| 09:02 PM America/New_York
For military veterans, the challenges they faced when they joined are completely different than those they face when they step onto The Ohio State University campus. Unlike traditional freshmen, veteran students are older, half have families and many...
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February
05,
2019
| 07:56 PM America/New_York
Ohio State University President Michael V. Drake joined nearly 100 presidents and provosts from across the nation today at the American Talent Initiative Presidential Summit to advance the goal of increasing college access and success for low- and mo...
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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
28,
2018
| 08:24 PM America/New_York
A new report from the Ohio chancellor of higher education highlights how The Ohio State University is making college more affordable for students. Ohio law requires all public institutions of higher education in the state to annually document thei...
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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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December
17,
2018
| 04:29 PM America/New_York
Two years ago, The Ohio State University became a founding member of the American Talent Initiative. Now a new report is highlighting the success the initiative is having in finding and educating that talent. The American Talent Initiative is a fi...
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November
12,
2018
| 07:50 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University President Michael V. Drake was sworn in today as chair of the Board of Directors for the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU). APLU is the oldest higher education association in North America and compr...
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October
09,
2018
| 02:06 PM America/New_York
From in-school suspensions to expulsion, new research finds students of color face greater rates of school discipline than their white classmates. Confronting those findings and uncovering solutions were at the heart of a community discussion host...
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September
25,
2018
| 05:47 PM America/New_York
A state performance audit released today recommends next steps in Ohio State’s ongoing work to reduce administrative costs. The university volunteered for the performance audit as part of its commitment to operational excellence and resource stewa...
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September
07,
2018
| 10:52 PM America/New_York
A program that allows Ohio residents age 60 or older to take tuition-free classes at The Ohio State University is helping these students connect with each other and a rapidly changing world. Eligible students attend undergraduate, graduate-level a...
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August
28,
2018
| 09:05 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is proposing to eliminate 278 course fees; provide steep discounts on digital textbooks; waive costs when students take additional credit hours to complete their degrees, accept internships or conduct research; and extend in...
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August
01,
2018
| 09:10 PM America/New_York
Members of the Columbus Chamber of Commerce and local business leaders filled an auditorium at the Columbus Museum of Art today to listen to Ohio State University President Michael V. Drake discuss his views on higher education, the power of Buckeye ...
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July
25,
2018
| 06:52 PM America/New_York
Inside the recently renovated Pomerene Hall, freshly painted meeting rooms, shiny white boards and newly finished classrooms greeted students for an inaugural summer camp last week in the emerging field of big data. The Ohio State University’s Tra...
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July
19,
2018
| 11:07 PM America/New_York
As Ohio lawmakers consider strategies to reduce the cost of attending colleges and universities, Ohio State President Michael V. Drake is highlighting the university’s leadership in this area. This week, Drake provided written testimony to the Gen...
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July
13,
2018
| 06:55 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University has relocated its only regional undergraduate student recruitment office to the Global Center for Health Innovation in downtown Cleveland. The new location features an open, flexible space plan that will enable staff to e...
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July
06,
2018
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
Max, Andrew and Simon Fernandez may not look alike, but the fraternal triplets have taken a nearly identical trip to and through The Ohio State University. All three third-year students went to the same high school in Columbus, all three are part ...
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June
27,
2018
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
Happiness, good health, engagement and a longer life: Research suggests that people who go to college are more likely to experience these benefits than those who are unable to pursue a college degree. That was part of Ohio State University Preside...
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June
20,
2018
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
Ohio State University President Michael V. Drake is on the road this week for the first of his two annual state tours. Drake is joined by a group of fellow travelers including students, faculty and staff. His itinerary in northwest Ohio includ...
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June
19,
2018
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
Thousands of new first-year students are getting sound advice right from the top as they begin their journey at The Ohio State University. The start of summer orientation is underway at the Columbus campus, and President Michael V. Drake offered a...
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June
13,
2018
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
A new report places a multibillion-dollar figure on the economic value of Ohio’s public universities. A study by the Inter-University Council of Ohio finds Ohio public universities added $42 billion in income to the Ohio economy. That’s about equa...
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June
07,
2018
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
Diversity in medicine saves lives. That idea supports two programs at The Ohio State University that were highlighted at the June session of the Wexner Medical Center Board of Trustees meeting today. Four students across the spectrum of their medi...
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June
01,
2018
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
Low- and moderate-income students at Ohio State’s five regional campuses soon will have unprecedented support to cover the cost of their tuition and mandatory fees. Starting in spring 2019, the university will commit up to $3 million a year in add...
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May
25,
2018
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
Now it’s time to teach the teachers. As The Ohio State University prepares to launch the Digital Flagship initiative at the start of the new academic year, faculty from across the university are learning how to get the most out of some new tools. ...
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