Ohio State News (news)

2019
July
19,
2019
| 03:15 PM America/New_York
Record-setting University Ambassador Matt Studenmund has preached the gospel of the exceptional Ohio State undergraduate experience to an estimated 4,350 prospective students and guests. ...
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July
18,
2019
| 09:41 PM America/New_York
In the third episode of To the moon and beyond, we find out who some of the key players are in this new space race, what they are competing for and what winning looks like. Ohio State's John Horack weighs in. ...
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July
18,
2019
| 04:07 PM America/New_York
As the world celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, Ohio State News sat down with Wayne Schlingman, director of the Arne Slettebak Planetarium at The Ohio State University, to hear more about what that first moon landing taught us ...
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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
17,
2019
| 11:45 AM America/New_York
Sorry, marijuana moms and dads: Using pot may not make you a more relaxed parent, at least when it comes to how you discipline your children. ...
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July
16,
2019
| 05:53 PM America/New_York
In light of recent news surrounding Jeffrey Epstein, Ohio State initiated a review of gifts and donations. Preliminary findings show that the university has received one gift from Epstein and one gift from an affiliated foundation. In 1990, Epstei...
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July
16,
2019
| 04:56 PM America/New_York
When NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite launched into space in April 2018, it did so with a specific goal: to search the universe for new planets. But in recently published research, a team of astronomers at The Ohio State University showed...
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July
15,
2019
| 10:07 PM America/New_York
Soil scientist Rattan Lal, one of The Ohio State University’s most decorated faculty researchers, will address the university’s summer graduates. Approximately 1,500 degrees will be awarded at the summer commencement ceremony, which begins at 2 p.m. ...
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July
15,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/New_York
Five faculty-led teams from The Ohio State University are one step closer to possibly commercializing the research they developed here on campus. ...
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July
11,
2019
| 10:32 PM America/New_York
A new $45 million research park dedicated to developing the newest generation of automated and connected vehicles is open for business. The state-of-the-art facility is two-thirds the size of Central Park. ...
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July
11,
2019
| 06:10 PM America/New_York
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and its research partners are forecasting that western Lake Erie will experience a significant harmful algal bloom (HAB) this summer. ...
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July
10,
2019
| 02:30 PM America/New_York
The annual summer bicycle abatement program is underway at The Ohio State University. The sweep by the Department of Transportation and Traffic Management helps manage abandoned bikes left on campus. ...
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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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July
09,
2019
| 12:41 AM America/New_York
The Big Ten Conference honored 131 student-athletes from The Ohio State University as 2018-19 Big Ten Distinguished Scholars. ...
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July
08,
2019
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
In an era of concern over “fake news,” a new study finds that people draw a distinction between information sources that are dishonest and those that are biased. ...
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July
03,
2019
| 08:32 PM America/New_York
A corn patch on campus is the public installment of a research collaboration considering the long history of using human waste as an agricultural resource. ...
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July
03,
2019
| 03:55 PM America/New_York
In the eyes of many Americans, the Fourth of July is a day for parades, barbecues and, of course, fireworks. ...
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July
03,
2019
| 02:38 PM America/New_York
A former Ohio State University student has combined her personal and professional passion with support she received from the President’s Prize to organize the university’s first conference devoted to making science more accessible to people with disa...
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July
02,
2019
| 07:07 PM America/New_York
In a world of sympathetic villains and flawed heroes, people still like fictional characters more when they have a strong sense of morality, a new study finds. ...
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July
01,
2019
| 03:27 PM America/New_York
Domestic violence survivors commonly suffer repeated blows to the head and strangulation, trauma that has lasting effects that should be widely recognized by advocates, health care providers, law enforcement and others who are in a position to help, ...
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June
27,
2019
| 09:24 PM America/New_York
Experts at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and 45 worldwide scientific and medical societies are pushing to change national guidelines that would allow more patients with the chronic diseases of obesity and diabetes to be eligible for...
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June
27,
2019
| 04:01 PM America/New_York
Jared Weist has taken The Ohio State University’s REACH program three times and he wants his classmates to do the same. He knows the program can help save a life. ...
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June
25,
2019
| 10:34 PM America/New_York
A two-day bus trip earlier this month connected more than 70 Ohio State University faculty, staff and students with community partners around central Ohio. ...
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June
25,
2019
| 01:30 PM America/New_York
A study of thousands of patients’ health records found that those who were prescribed cholesterol-lowering statins had at least double the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. ...
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June
24,
2019
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Young people are less likely to be carded for cigarettes in certain types of shops, particularly in those that heavily advertise tobacco, a new study has found. ...
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June
21,
2019
| 05:16 PM America/New_York
Relentless rain across much of the country has been an inconvenience and annoyance for many people. ...
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June
19,
2019
| 05:14 PM America/New_York
Researchers were surprised to find that a migratory songbird that breeds in the eastern and central United States is concentrated during winter in just one South American country. ...
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June
11,
2019
| 07:15 PM America/New_York
An Ohio State University graduate student has been named a 2019 Tillman Scholar. Carrie Mayer plans to pursue a law degree in the Moritz College of Law as well as a master of public administration degree in the John Glenn College of Public Affairs. S...
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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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June
05,
2019
| 05:08 PM America/New_York
As carpenters and contractors worked to finish The Ohio State University’s Covelli Center, members of the Buckeye women’s volleyball team deliberately avoided updates on the progress of construction. Head coach Geoff Carlston said his team wanted ...
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