Ohio State News (news,press release)

2019
December
05,
2019
| 09:20 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University will assist with a new project of Gov. Mike DeWine’s that will expedite the process for select former criminal offenders to receive a pardon in Ohio. ...
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December
05,
2019
| 07:34 PM America/New_York
Dean K. Craig Kent, a vascular surgeon who has led The Ohio State University College of Medicine during a period of rapid growth, has accepted a senior leadership position at another prominent academic medical center. ...
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December
05,
2019
| 07:00 PM America/New_York
During this past year Ohio State researchers published some 22,000 journal articles, about topics ranging from a new blood test for fibromyalgia to the 17 ways your face conveys happiness to how children notice everything. And while we can’t cover th...
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December
05,
2019
| 02:53 PM America/New_York
A research team has reported seeing, for the first time, atomic scale defects that dictate the properties of a new and powerful semiconductor. The study, published earlier this month in the journal Physical Review X, shows a fundamental aspect of how...
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December
04,
2019
| 04:32 PM America/New_York
About one-third of patients newly diagnosed with the most common form of lung cancer have moderate to severe symptoms of depression, a new study suggests. ...
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December
03,
2019
| 10:01 PM America/New_York
Long-term treatment with gabapentin, a commonly prescribed drug for nerve pain, could help restore upper limb function after a spinal cord injury, new research in mice suggests. ...
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December
03,
2019
| 05:48 PM America/New_York
Student-athletes in the United States have been able to earn money associated with their name, image and likeness since 2015 – if they got a waiver from the NCAA, and according to strict guidelines. More than 200 students have received those waivers....
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November
28,
2019
| 08:30 PM America/New_York
Ohio State University President Michael V. Drake joined a team of university volunteers to serve Thanksgiving Dinner to students, faculty and staff, and their families. ...
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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
27,
2019
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
The student-run, club football team is one of more than 1,300 student organizations at Ohio State. ...
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November
26,
2019
| 05:01 PM America/New_York
Seven Ohio State University researchers have been elected as Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, one of the most prestigious honors a U.S. scientist can receive. Fellows are elected by their academic peers because o...
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November
25,
2019
| 06:29 PM America/New_York
Even when both male and female college students say they want to pursue a major with the best earnings prospects, the majors men choose are higher paying than the majors women choose. ...
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November
25,
2019
| 04:13 PM America/New_York
Henry Wu, a fourth-year philosophy and political science major at The Ohio State University, has been named a 2020 Rhodes Scholar. ...
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November
25,
2019
| 03:27 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University has selected two graduating seniors as recipients of the 2020 President’s Prize for their dedication to improving people’s lives through the power of accessible educational experiences. ...
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November
24,
2019
| 06:52 PM America/New_York
More than two dozen Buckeyes were honored before the kickoff against Penn State Saturday. Many of these fourth- and fifth-year players are two-time Big Ten Champions. ...
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November
23,
2019
| 08:28 PM America/New_York
A throwback halftime show featuring Bugs Bunny and Elmer Fudd entertained Buckeye fans during the football game against Penn State this weekend. ...
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November
22,
2019
| 06:18 PM America/New_York
Whether it’s cheering until they can’t speak anymore, getting painted head-to-toe in scarlet and gray in the cold fall weather or performing card stunts, Block O has been leading the way for fans of Ohio State for more than 80 years. ...
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November
22,
2019
| 01:25 PM America/New_York
Today The Ohio State University Office of Administration and Planning released the following statement: Mirror Lake Safety The safety of our campus community is always our top priority. Out of an abundance of caution and with the university’s f...
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November
21,
2019
| 10:30 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Board of Trustees today approved numerous projects and proposals and completed President Michael V. Drake’s annual performance review. “As a board, we want to confirm our continued support and alignment with your guidance...
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November
21,
2019
| 01:16 PM America/New_York
Michael V. Drake, MD, who has served as president of The Ohio State University since June 2014, has announced that he will retire from the role next year. ...
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November
21,
2019
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
The world’s love for chocolate has helped decimate protected forests in western Africa as some residents have turned protected areas into illegal cocoa farms and hunting grounds. ...
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November
20,
2019
| 04:54 PM America/New_York
A program at The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center recognizes the importance of human-animal bonds and provides grief support for pet owners facing tough decisions for their animal. ...
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November
20,
2019
| 01:02 PM America/New_York
According to a new analysis from the university’s Office of Research, research expenditures for the 2019 fiscal year were $929 million – an increase of 6.2 percent over fiscal year 2018. ...
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November
19,
2019
| 03:24 PM America/New_York
There’s good Ohio State University football news on two fronts: College football’s greatest rivalry is back in Columbus in 2020, and the proposed cost of a season ticket to see the Buckeyes next year is unchanged from 2019. ...
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November
18,
2019
| 04:14 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is ranked in the top 10 nationally among doctoral institutions for the number of students studying abroad and is in the top 20 for hosting international students, according to a national report released today. ...
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November
15,
2019
| 11:09 PM America/New_York
Before the two teams face off on the football field, The Ohio State University and Penn State will compete off the field in a friendly competition to raise money for campus food pantries. ...
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November
15,
2019
| 08:24 PM America/New_York
The White House has announced President Donald J. Trump’s intent to nominate College of Engineering Associate Dean for Research Dorota Grejner-Brzezinska to the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST). ...
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November
15,
2019
| 03:34 PM America/New_York
As Americans turn their attention to the first public hearings in the House impeachment investigation, there is another country that has been affected by the scandal that’s fueling the investigation: Ukraine. ...
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November
15,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/New_York
For Ken Blair III, making sure the Ohio State football team equipment arrives on time has been a family affair since he was a walk-on football player under Earle Bruce. ...
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November
14,
2019
| 06:04 PM America/New_York
Mobile apps that work with Bluetooth devices have an inherent design flaw that makes them vulnerable to hacking, new research has found. ...
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