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2020
July
07,
2020
| 06:41 PM America/New_York
Criminal records are as common as college degrees, but the consequences are far-reaching and detrimental to the ability to achieve economic and social prosperity – the American dream. ...
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June
29,
2020
| 06:48 PM America/New_York
The photographs captured in a new book from Ann Hamilton, Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Art, are part of her ongoing public art project, O N E E V E R Y O N E. The 1,200-page newsprint book and accompanying video were create...
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June
18,
2020
| 03:45 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University can be an intellectual and practical resource to Columbus and Ohioans in responding to recent racial tension and reshaping the future. That was the theme of a 90-minute webinar earlier this week titled “The Role of the La...
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May
29,
2020
| 01:57 PM America/New_York
Ohio 4-H camp has been called “the best week of summer.” It’s all about tie-dyeing T-shirts, learning new line dances, singing around a campfire, cool counselors, and sharing a cabin with your new best friends. But this year, in the era of COVID-19, ...
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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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May
19,
2020
| 01:39 PM America/New_York
Pelotonia is announcing a redefined experience for 2020, designed to further unite collective efforts in advancing cancer research. My Pelotonia, a new participation platform, will launch on June 2, and will allow participants to define inspiring per...
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May
08,
2020
| 05:37 PM America/New_York
A typical workday for Ohio State University’s Matt Spisak used to consist of project work related to Wexner Medical Center construction. But in the days of COVID-19, the Facilities Operations and Development project manager has been called to provide...
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April
30,
2020
| 02:30 PM America/New_York
More than 18,000 first-year or graduating students at The Ohio State University were contacted by the Office of Student Life’s Kindness Callers campaign. Volunteers called students to check in and to see how they were doing. ...
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April
29,
2020
| 02:33 PM America/New_York
The virtual commencement doesn’t mean students and their families are forgoing the traditions of commencement. Instead, they are taking graduation photos, planning small parties and investing in the defining symbol of the conclusion of a college care...
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April
28,
2020
| 02:05 PM America/New_York
Ohio State University experts, unable to hold in-person gardening classes because of the COVID-19 pandemic, are using virtual classrooms and a high-tech approach to support local gardeners. ...
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April
21,
2020
| 05:07 PM America/New_York
With the COVID-19 pandemic upending people’s lives, an Ohio State professor will offer a free, online 8-week webinar for the public on mindfulness meditation. ...
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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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March
16,
2020
| 03:28 PM America/New_York
Dozens of students from Upper Arlington’s Jones Middle School braved some wet weather and muddy ground to spend their morning in a living classroom at The Ohio State University golf course last week.  ...
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February
21,
2020
| 06:00 PM America/New_York
As we celebrate Black History Month at The Ohio State University, I want to highlight some of my favorite jazz songs and explain why they mean so much to me. ...
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February
20,
2020
| 04:13 PM America/New_York
Visual artist LaToya Ruby Frazier and documentary filmmaker Julia Reichert spent Tuesday evening on The Ohio State University campus, talking about how art can spark change in our society. ...
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February
19,
2020
| 09:15 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University asked, and the community answered with nine bold solutions to bolster the middle class. Now, three of those ideas have been selected to move forward for continued development to meet the Schmidt Futures challenge to raise th...
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January
21,
2020
| 09:17 PM America/New_York
A new campaign led by the student government organizations of The Ohio State University looks to aim a spotlight on diversity and inclusion. ...
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January
15,
2020
| 06:00 PM America/New_York
A new campus-area food pantry is helping students at The Ohio State University fight food insecurity. ...
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2019
December
23,
2019
| 04:13 PM America/New_York
Connections, dotted lines and networks. That’s the inspiration behind a partnership between the Wexner Center for the Arts and The Ohio State University Libraries. ...
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November
27,
2019
| 06:54 PM America/New_York
The infant mortality rate has dropped in Franklin County since 2017, a sign that hospital and agency partnerships across the community have been effective in addressing issues that put babies at risk. ...
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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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November
07,
2019
| 10:12 PM America/New_York
The annual Rock Ceremony at The Ohio State University, a somber tribute to the sacrifice made by alumni in service of the country, launched a series of honors for veterans this weekend. ...
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October
24,
2019
| 06:14 PM America/New_York
Next week, the 38th Annual Blood Battle begins at the Ohio Union with a kickoff blood drive on Oct. 31 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. ...
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October
18,
2019
| 10:37 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is celebrating 150 years as an institution with a series of summits focusing on the future of higher education. The first one centered on a critical topic: teaching and learning. ...
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August
16,
2019
| 05:01 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University’s work serving at-risk infants and toddlers and their families has been extended by an $18 million federal grant recently awarded to the Early Head Start Child Care Partnership Program ...
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August
03,
2019
| 02:35 PM America/New_York
The fight to end cancer is on two wheels this weekend as thousands of riders participate in the annual Pelotonia bicycle tour in central Ohio. ...
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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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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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2014
December
16,
2014
| 04:00 PM America/New_York
Babies throughout Columbus are going to get a step up, even before they can walk. The Ohio State University was today named the recipient of a $16.5 million grant to establish an Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership to ensure that children in C...
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