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2020
October
21,
2020
| 09:31 AM America/New_York
A season unlike any other is about to kick off for The Ohio State University football team. But before the first whistle blows, Ohio State is asking all Buckeyes to practice safe and healthy behaviors to fight the spread of COVID-19. ...
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October
20,
2020
| 07:54 AM America/New_York
A blend of racial prejudice, poor coping and partisan media viewing were found in Americans who stigmatized people of Asian descent during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new study. ...
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October
19,
2020
| 17:58 PM America/New_York
President Kristina M. Johnson sent the following email to The Ohio State University community today (Oct. 19).  Dear Students, Faculty and Staff: We continue to mourn the tragic loss of Chase Meola, a student and dedicated friend to so many on ...
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October
19,
2020
| 16:59 PM America/New_York
The Office of Student Life’s Off-Campus and Commuter Student Services supports off-campus students with free safety devices, including window and door alarms and light timers. An email reminder to students this weekend garnered more than 500 requests...
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October
19,
2020
| 14:40 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State Buckeyes have made it to Week 1 of their 2020 football season. While operations and protocols at Ohio Stadium will be dramatically altered this year, important safety messages will continue to be reinforced and communicated as the Buck...
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October
19,
2020
| 14:03 PM America/New_York
Humans aren’t born with mature brain circuitry that attaches emotions to the things they see or hear in their environment, a new study shows. Researchers studying brain scans of newborns found that the part of the brain involved in experiencing emoti...
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October
19,
2020
| 10:23 AM America/New_York
Scientists at The Ohio State University have developed a new lab testing procedure for the detection of antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 that gives results more quickly than existing assays and specifically identifies so-called “neutralizing” antibodies...
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October
16,
2020
| 14:16 PM America/New_York
With the start of the fall season, the days are getting darker much earlier. This week, university public safety officials are reminding students of some of the tools available to students to help keep them safe. ...
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October
16,
2020
| 09:09 AM America/New_York
The legacy of Rattan Lal, one of the world’s top scientists, has been bolstered with the addition of his name to a center at The Ohio State University. The honor was bestowed on Oct. 15, in a virtual ceremony hosted by Ohio State, Nationwide Insuranc...
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October
15,
2020
| 16:30 PM America/New_York
For a little more than a year, Ohio State has offered Lyft Ride Smart to eligible students to make a trip in the campus area safer after hours. The service offers discounted rides, inside the university-designated service area, from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. ...
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October
15,
2020
| 14:30 PM America/New_York
Leaders from The Ohio State University, Honda and state and local government are celebrating a historic milestone between the university and one of world’s most respected manufacturers. ...
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October
15,
2020
| 10:50 AM America/New_York
Kristina M. Johnson, president of The Ohio State University, announced today the establishment of a task force to review safety issues on campus and in neighborhoods near the university -- and to identify, implement and advocate for additional approa...
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October
15,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Coral around the world has been dying at unprecedented rates, largely the result of warming ocean waters due to climate change. Now, the International Coral Reef Society’s scientists have published what they call the “Pledge for Coral Reefs,” a li...
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October
15,
2020
| 08:16 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University this fall will begin operating its own laboratory to process COVID-19 tests taken by asymptomatic students, faculty and staff on campus, a move that will likely save the university millions of dollars and make test results m...
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October
13,
2020
| 14:05 PM America/New_York
Those looking to improve the lives of Ohioans facing the greatest COVID-19 risks now have a comprehensive, evidence-based toolkit – one designed to inform the work of everyone from grassroots community groups to state leaders. ...
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October
13,
2020
| 14:04 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University today reached further settlements in cases involving Richard Strauss. Strauss was employed by the university from 1978 to 1998 and died in 2005.  In May, Ohio State announced the establishment of a $40.9 million Qualif...
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October
13,
2020
| 09:02 AM America/New_York
Glenn Daehn, professor of metallurgical engineering at The Ohio State University, has dedicated much of his professional life to impulse manufacturing, a technology that allows new ways of shaping, cutting, joining, and processing materials. ...
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October
13,
2020
| 07:44 AM America/New_York
Smartphone apps that tell commuters when a bus will arrive at a stop don’t result in less time waiting than reliance on an official bus route schedule, a new study suggests. ...
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October
12,
2020
| 17:48 PM America/New_York
President Kristina M. Johnson sent the following email to The Ohio State University community today (Oct. 12). ...
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October
12,
2020
| 12:42 PM America/New_York
The raging lung inflammation that can contribute to death from the flu can be stopped in its tracks by a drug derived from a naturally occurring human protein, a new animal study suggests. ...
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October
12,
2020
| 08:30 AM America/New_York
A conversation and a history lesson are some of the ways The Ohio State University is recognizing Indigenous Peoples’ Day on Monday, Oct. 12. ...
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October
12,
2020
| 06:49 AM America/New_York
As COVID-19 cases surged this spring, the pandemic led some people more than others to ponder their own mortality. A new study in China and the United States suggests that these people were the ones who showed the highest levels of stress and the lea...
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October
08,
2020
| 12:06 PM America/New_York
In the future, the safety of the water that some Ohioans drink or swim in may depend – at least in part – on some unusual objects floating on the Milliron Research Wetlands at The Ohio State University at Mansfield. ...
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October
08,
2020
| 10:23 AM America/New_York
For years, scientists have watched as glaciers around the world retreat. But our research has found that the glaciers along the edge of Greenland have retreated so much that they no longer keep the ice sheet that feeds them in balance. ...
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October
07,
2020
| 14:51 PM America/New_York
Ohio State University leaders are strongly encouraging faculty, staff and students on all campuses to get a flu shot this year. ...
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October
07,
2020
| 08:17 AM America/New_York
A collection of essays by author Jerald Walker, published by The Ohio State University Press, is a finalist for this year’s National Book Award for nonfiction. ...
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October
07,
2020
| 07:08 AM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – It’s good to have friends and family to back you up when you need it – but it’s even better if your supporters are close with each other too, a new set of studies suggests. ...
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October
06,
2020
| 09:07 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University’s Learning in Fitness and Education through Sports (LiFEsports) program has been announced as the regional winner of the 2020 W.K. Kellogg Foundation Community Engagement Scholarship Award. ...
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October
06,
2020
| 08:04 AM America/New_York
Appeals seeking donations to help fight hunger during the COVID-19 pandemic were more successful when the typeface in which the appeal was written mirrored the tone of the donation request, a new study has found. ...
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October
05,
2020
| 20:31 PM America/New_York
In her weekly “Reflections of a First-Year Buckeye,” Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson celebrated recent faculty and institutional awards and recognitions and, inspired by her visit to the John Glenn College of Public Affairs, urged...
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