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2020
September
26,
2020
| 16:05 PM America/New_York
With Election Day just weeks away, many voters on both sides of the aisle are already strongly committed to one candidate and unlikely to change their minds, so campaigns are focused on winning over and turning out traditionally nonvoting blocs. Asia...
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September
25,
2020
| 20:21 PM America/New_York
In her weekly “Reflections of a First-Year Buckeye,” Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson reported progress in the campus commitment to slowing the spread of COVID-19 and announced an effort to help with the expected shortage of poll w...
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September
25,
2020
| 10:30 AM America/New_York
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to harm small and mid-size businesses due to supply-chain interruptions, temporary closures, employee illnesses and other disruptions. Now a new tool developed through research at The Ohio State University will help th...
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September
24,
2020
| 15:00 PM America/New_York
Even in the midst of a global pandemic, The Ohio State University recruited a record-high number of new first-year students this academic year. ...
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September
24,
2020
| 11:02 AM America/New_York
Amy Acton, director of The Columbus Foundation’s new Kind Columbus initiative and former director of the Ohio Department of Health, has earned the 2020 Alumni Medalist Award from The Ohio State University Alumni Association for her leadership in navi...
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September
24,
2020
| 08:56 AM America/New_York
Scientists are planning for Phase 1 human trials of a vaccine they developed by using CRISPR gene-editing technology to mutate the parasite that causes leishmaniasis, a skin disease common in tropical regions of the world and gaining ground in the Un...
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September
23,
2020
| 10:11 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Department of Athletics today announced details of an FY 2021 budget that includes department-wide budget cuts, furloughs and reductions in force, and focuses on mitigating a projected $107 million deficit as a result of the...
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September
22,
2020
| 07:13 AM America/New_York
The disruptive inventions that make people go “Wow!” tend to come from research in the heart of cities and not in the suburbs, a new study suggests. ...
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September
21,
2020
| 17:48 PM America/New_York
Researchers at The Ohio State University College of Medicine and The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center have been awarded a five-year, $10 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to study the long-term, longitudinal impact of COVID-...
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September
21,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Researchers have found a way to send tiny, soft robots into humans, potentially opening the door for less invasive surgeries and ways to deliver treatments for conditions ranging from colon polyps to stomach cancer to aortic artery blockages. ...
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September
19,
2020
| 11:26 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State Buckeyes will now kick off their eight-game regular season on Oct. 24 with a home game at Ohio Stadium against the Nebraska Cornhuskers. ...
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September
18,
2020
| 19:16 PM America/New_York
President Kristina M. Johnson is launching “Reflections of a First-Year Buckeye,” a weekly campus-wide message. The dispatches will be “about life on our campuses, our work, our progress meeting the challenges we face, and your successes as students,...
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September
18,
2020
| 16:40 PM America/New_York
A veteran litigator and adviser with national legal expertise spanning higher education and health care has been named the new chief lawyer for The Ohio State University.  ...
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September
18,
2020
| 16:33 PM America/New_York
Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson is continuing a whirlwind first month in office, getting acquainted with the Columbus campus through a series of college tours. ...
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September
16,
2020
| 11:21 AM America/New_York
Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson joined Athletics Director Gene Smith and Head Football Coach Ryan Day today in celebrating the decision by the Big Ten Conference to proceed with fall sports including football, field hockey, men’s ...
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September
15,
2020
| 11:54 AM America/New_York
Laser pointers used to exercise pets may seem like safe and simple low-powered devices, but an Ohio teen learned the hard way that staring at the narrow beam can cause permanent eye damage. ...
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September
14,
2020
| 10:53 AM America/New_York
Building public trust in immunizations requires more than a pledge from vaccine manufacturers, an Ohio State expert says. It will take action by Congress to create a "coronavirus social safety net." ...
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September
12,
2020
| 11:21 AM America/New_York
Although the first records of brides garbed in white reach far back into the annals of history, it only became standard fashion over the last 80 years. ...
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September
11,
2020
| 17:13 PM America/New_York
Dozens of circles and Buckeye leaves now dot the grass at the John F. Wolfe Columbus Commons in the heart of downtown. ...
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September
11,
2020
| 14:14 PM America/New_York
Over four years of college, students develop positive attitudes for political liberals but not conservatives, research suggests. ...
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September
11,
2020
| 12:30 PM America/New_York
A project to help eligible central Ohioans seal their criminal records and improve their lives has been provisionally awarded $500,000 in the 2020 Alliance for the American Dream competition sponsored by Schmidt Futures. ...
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September
11,
2020
| 11:19 AM America/New_York
A cardiac MRI is effective in identifying inflammation of the heart muscle in athletes and can help determine when those who have recovered from COVID-19 can safely return to play in competitive sports, ...
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September
11,
2020
| 08:16 AM America/New_York
A new program at The Ohio State University will help graduate students develop research or projects important to their education while making new connections in their community. ...
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September
10,
2020
| 13:50 PM America/New_York
Almost seven in 10 Americans would be interested in receiving a COVID-19 vaccine when one becomes available, according to a new study. But researchers say there are concerning gaps in interest, particularly among Black Americans, who suffer dispropor...
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September
10,
2020
| 11:43 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is a partner in a $2.5 million federal grant to support and expand adolescent health care services within Columbus City Schools, with a special emphasis on prevention of teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases. ...
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September
09,
2020
| 14:28 PM America/New_York
The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed glaring deficiencies in the U.S. manufacturing sector’s ability to provide necessary products – especially amidst a crisis. ...
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September
09,
2020
| 11:14 AM America/New_York
For Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson, an active first week in office included a tour of Waterman Agricultural and Natural Resources Laboratory and conversations with students, faculty and staff from the College of Food, Agricultura...
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September
08,
2020
| 14:57 PM America/New_York
Hard at work on the fourth floor of Cunz Hall, a team of researchers is helping detect the prevalence of COVID-19 on campus and in communities across Ohio. ...
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September
08,
2020
| 07:06 AM America/New_York
While acetaminophen is helping you deal with your headache, it may also be making you more willing to take risks, a new study suggests. ...
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September
04,
2020
| 11:18 AM America/New_York
Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson recounted her first official week on campus in an email update to the university community today. She also advised students who plan to travel over Labor Day weekend to be tested before leaving camp...
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