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Ohio State News (outreach-service)

2020
July
31,
2020
| 08:45 AM America/New_York
College students and other members of The Ohio State University community who are facing food insecurity can take advantage of Free Mobile Produce Markets at Tuttle Park Community Center over the next few weeks. ...
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June
22,
2020
| 15:11 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is offering tools to help young adolescents ease anxiety and build resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic. The six-part webinar, titled “Staying Calm and Well in the Midst of the COVID-19 Storm,” is open to all ages, but wi...
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May
21,
2020
| 13:35 PM America/New_York
Since April 1, 16 members of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center’s Outreach and Engagement team have logged nearly 60,000 miles delivering almost 11,000 COVID-19 test kits to community hospitals and post-acute care facilities across Ohio....
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May
08,
2020
| 11:37 AM 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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2019
November
25,
2019
| 09:27 AM 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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August
16,
2019
| 11:01 AM 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
02,
2019
| 15:54 PM America/New_York
When students return to school in the Columbus City and South-Western City school districts later this month, new Apple technology will be waiting for them along with teachers who have been trained to teach them how to write computer code. ...
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July
25,
2019
| 16:10 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
25,
2019
| 16:34 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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2018
November
09,
2018
| 17:09 PM America/New_York
In 2006, three deaths and 276 illnesses in 26 states were traced to pre-washed and bagged spinach contaminated with E. coli bacteria, costing the industry an estimated $100 million and changing the way people ate spinach for years. An investigation f...
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September
28,
2018
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
In a Thursday address to business leaders, Ohio State University President Michael V. Drake invoked the memory of U.S. Senator and astronaut John Glenn to drive home the role of a great leader in any institution. “He said: ‘If there is one thing I...
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July
25,
2018
| 12:52 PM America/New_York
Inside the recently renovated Pomerene Hall, freshly painted meeting rooms, shiny white boards and newly finished classrooms greeted students for an inaugural summer camp last week in the emerging field of big data. The Ohio State University’s Tra...
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July
13,
2018
| 15:38 PM America/New_York
Faculty, staff and students from The Ohio State University hit the road this week for the annual Roads Scholars Tour, a two-day bus tour showcasing university partnerships across Ohio. This year’s tour began at the Ohio State University Airport an...
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July
02,
2018
| 00:00 AM America/New_York
A groundbreaking ceremony Friday, June 29, launched construction of the new venue for OSU Extension’s cutting-edge research and community engagement in Franklin County. The 10,500-square-foot Kunz-Brundige Franklin County Extension Building is the...
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June
27,
2018
| 00:00 AM America/New_York
Happiness, good health, engagement and a longer life: Research suggests that people who go to college are more likely to experience these benefits than those who are unable to pursue a college degree. That was part of Ohio State University Preside...
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June
22,
2018
| 00:00 AM America/New_York
A project at The Ohio State University to bring more sustainable water access to Tanzania reached a milestone this week. Today the United States Agency for International Development and The Coca Cola Foundation, through their Water and Development...
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June
19,
2018
| 00:00 AM America/New_York
Thousands of new first-year students are getting sound advice right from the top as they begin their journey at The Ohio State University. The start of summer orientation is underway at the Columbus campus, and President Michael V. Drake offered a...
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June
13,
2018
| 00:00 AM America/New_York
A new report places a multibillion-dollar figure on the economic value of Ohio’s public universities. A study by the Inter-University Council of Ohio finds Ohio public universities added $42 billion in income to the Ohio economy. That’s about equa...
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May
25,
2018
| 00:00 AM America/New_York
Now it’s time to teach the teachers. As The Ohio State University prepares to launch the Digital Flagship initiative at the start of the new academic year, faculty from across the university are learning how to get the most out of some new tools. ...
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May
03,
2018
| 07:24 AM America/New_York
“We are reaching a point of crisis in American education.”William “Brit” Kirwan, former president of The Ohio State University and current chancellor emeritus of the University System of Maryland, delivered the 15th annual James F. Patterson Land-Gra...
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April
23,
2018
| 05:41 AM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio—If you’ve ever stained your favorite leather-look jacket or had to peel your bare legs from a sticky vinyl car seat in the summer, the solution to your woes just might be found on the surface of a lotus leaf. Researchers at The Ohio...
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April
16,
2018
| 07:35 AM America/New_York
From wellness and well-being to addiction and recovery to solutions and a commitment to do better, the  2018 Buckeye Summit focused on supporting and building a healthier world. More than 400 alumni, faculty, staff, students and supporters filled ...
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April
06,
2018
| 08:42 AM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State University Board of Trustees today approved a lease that enables the university to launch its comprehensive, university-wide Digital Flagship initiative in collaboration with Apple. In line with the strategic plan, Dig...
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April
05,
2018
| 05:00 AM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Moritz College of Law Divided Community Project (DCP) is the recipient of the American Bar Association’s 2018 John W. Cooley Lawyer as Problem Solver Award. DCP provides public officials and community leaders with useful tools an...
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April
05,
2018
| 01:45 AM America/New_York
Most U.S. colleges of medicine require their students to participate in volunteer activities, but few incorporate such service into the ­­­curriculum. At The Ohio State University College of Medicine, though, providing care to patients in diverse, un...
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March
28,
2018
| 10:59 AM America/New_York
The music of Paul Simon serves as a soundtrack to Americana. Songs like “The Sound of Silence,” “Mother and Child Reunion” and “50 Ways to Leave Your Lover” are radio staples in a vibrant career that has spanned more than 60 years.Simon shared some s...
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March
13,
2018
| 10:48 AM America/New_York
Ohio’s Severe Weather Awareness week kicks off this weekend, but students at The Ohio State University are getting prepared ahead of time.The Ohio State Meteorology Club hosted the 22nd Annual Severe Weather Symposium last week at the Ohio Union. The...
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March
02,
2018
| 05:31 AM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – When you volunteer at a linguistics booth for kids at a science conference, you never know who you’ll meet.Kathryn Campbell-Kibler met a third-grade girl who made up her own language.“She got a piece of paper and wrote out the symbol...
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January
26,
2018
| 11:21 AM America/New_York
A two-day conference to build relationships, share knowledge and improve community health filled hallways, meeting rooms and ballrooms at The Ohio State University this week.The inaugural Community Engagement Conference was held at the Ohio Union Wed...
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2017
November
17,
2017
| 07:40 AM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The Ohio State University has selected two graduating seniors as recipients of the 2018 President’s Prize, the highest university recognition bestowed on exceptional students committed to making our world a better place through ambi...
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