Articles tagged with 'community-engagement' | The Ohio State University

Ohio State News (community-engagement)

2022
October
05,
2022
| 11:00 AM America/New_York
As she worked on the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center’s “Beyond Guilt” exhibition, curator Jennifer Suchland came to understand multiple meanings for the title.The first, said Suchland, also an associate professor in the Department of Wom...
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September
02,
2022
| 02:00 AM America/New_York
In observance of International Overdose Awareness Day, The Ohio State University hosted the Columbus Dispatch at the Fawcett Center for an Aug. 31 panel discussion about the opioid epidemic in central Ohio and strategies to prevent and treat addictio...
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August
17,
2022
| 11:00 AM America/New_York
Last month, students from a cluster of small private colleges known as the Ohio 5 schools presented research they had completed at The Ohio State University during the OSU SURE program.Ohio 5-OSU SURE, or Summer Undergraduate Research Experience, all...
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July
29,
2022
| 10:15 AM America/New_York
In his years of research on academic achievement in minority students, James L. Moore III, vice provost for diversity and inclusion and chief diversity officer and nationally recognized distinguished professor of urban education at The Ohio State Uni...
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July
28,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Earlier this month, student-athletes from the Big Ten traveled to Alabama for a weekend-long trip. Part of the conference’s Big Life Series, the event took place in Selma and Montgomery, the epicenter of the civil rights movement....
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July
05,
2022
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
The annual State Tour returned to the road for the first time since the COVID pandemic and included stops in Dayton, Springfield and Yellow Springs....
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July
01,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
In 2016, Columbus was one of 64 cities around the country that joined the World Health Organization and AARP International Network of Age-Friendly Communities. Since then, Age-Friendly Columbus and Franklin County has evolved, transitioning to The Oh...
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June
30,
2022
| 11:03 AM America/New_York
NOAA and its research partners are forecasting that western Lake Erie will experience a smaller than average harmful algal bloom (HAB) this summer, which would make it less severe than 2021 and more akin to what was seen in the lake in 2020....
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June
21,
2022
| 11:00 AM America/New_York
Chris Yates was proud to walk in the 2022 Columbus Pride March, the first in-person march since 2019. He was also proud that his employer, the College of Engineering at The Ohio State University, comprised the largest contingent of the university’s p...
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June
16,
2022
| 15:00 PM America/New_York
Members of The Ohio State University Retirees Association knew they wanted to pursue a new project to support students; the only question was what form that support would take.The organization of retired Ohio State faculty and staff has a long histor...
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June
02,
2022
| 14:00 PM America/New_York
Religion and sound are tied together in evocative ways.Church bells. Public proselytizing. Calls to prayer. Tantric chanting. What does religion sound like, and how can we learn new truths about the diversity of religion in the United States when we ...
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May
25,
2022
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
The Wexner Center for the Arts at The Ohio State University unveiled a new partnership that will allow the institution to welcome guests free of charge, beginning June 10. Guests can avail themselves of free admission with the center’s multifaceted e...
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April
13,
2022
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
“The excellence of the education we offer here transforms our students’ lives, and that is important,” Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson said during the 2022 James F. Patterson Land-Grant University Lecture. “But as a land-grant uni...
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April
07,
2022
| 11:00 AM America/New_York
Earlier this week, Columbus-born author Hanif Abdurraqib participated in a virtual Q&A in honor of the Morrill Scholarship Program’s 40th anniversary. The program awards scholarships to academically talented students who are actively engaged in diver...
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March
31,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Earlier this month, two faculty members from The Ohio State University won a $500,000 grant from the MacArthur Foundation’s Safety and Justice Challenge, which invests in efforts to increase criminal justice reform at the local level....
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February
17,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University will come together to celebrate National Random of Acts of Kindness Day and to spread Buckeye Love today. Uplifting events and moments will take place across campus, from kindness notes distributed by student groups to speci...
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2021
December
06,
2021
| 16:00 PM America/New_York
While African Americans have made strides in the century and a half since slavery was abolished, collective action by Americans of all backgrounds is necessary to bring about true equity, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Isabel Wilkerson says. Wilker...
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November
24,
2021
| 07:57 AM America/New_York
A recent study examining the early learning experiences of children from birth to age 5 found that Franklin County lags behind national averages when it comes to how many eligible children enroll in formal early education programs – by as much as 10 ...
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November
15,
2021
| 15:00 PM America/New_York
As an engineer who leads one of the largest institutions of higher learning in the country, Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson is setting an example for young women who want to explore careers in science, technology, engineering, art...
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May
14,
2021
| 08:50 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is partnering with Battelle and Metro Schools to remake an empty school building and give local children a focused STEM education. ...
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April
30,
2021
| 14:45 PM America/New_York
Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine got a firsthand look this week at the present and future of engineering research at The Ohio State University. ...
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March
24,
2021
| 09:04 AM America/New_York
Students and staff from The Ohio State University are working together to continue a massive effort to fight food insecurity in Ohio. ...
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March
23,
2021
| 10:31 AM America/New_York
Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson will serve as the honorary captain for Pelotonia’s Team Buckeye when the ride to fight cancer returns this summer. ...
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March
03,
2021
| 18:35 PM America/New_York
State lawmakers continue hearings on Ohio’s proposed two-year, $75 billion state budget this week. Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson offered her advice on the sections of the bill that affect the university to the House Finance Subc...
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February
23,
2021
| 11:32 AM America/New_York
A new effort led by researchers at The Ohio State University will help the Navajo Nation mitigate the lack of water and food security at a time when the Navajo communities are facing new challenges due to COVID-19. ...
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February
15,
2021
| 15:39 PM America/New_York
A free, online video course on how businesses serving the public can help prevent the spread of infection through cleaning and disinfecting public spaces is being offered by The Ohio State University’s College of Education and Human Ecology. ...
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February
10,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is making its popular Swift Coding and App Development certificate program available to the public. By expanding access to learners everywhere, participants gain cutting-edge skills for today’s modern economy. ...
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February
01,
2021
| 16:49 PM America/New_York
The contentious 2020 election and the current state of U.S. democracy were topics discussed last week during an Ohio State University-hosted event titled “Race and Democracy in America.” ...
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January
22,
2021
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
New York Times columnist David Brooks encouraged members of The Ohio State University community during a public conversation this week to make small but intentional changes in their immediate surroundings to help improve the social fabric of the nati...
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January
20,
2021
| 15:02 PM America/New_York
Following a contentious lead-up to the transfer of power in the nation, The Ohio State University will host a conversation on how to repair a divided nation. ...
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