Ohio State News (spotlight,video)

2019
November
11,
2019
| 07:42 PM America/New_York
In a new study, scientists observed several simultaneous reactions in mice given a common chemotherapy drug: Their gut bacteria and tissue changed, their blood and brains showed signs of inflammation, and their behaviors suggested they were fatigued ...
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October
25,
2019
| 10:35 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University joined public colleges and universities in Ohio to support students with disabilities as they complete their education and prepare to enter the job market. ...
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September
19,
2019
| 02:00 PM America/New_York
For the last three years, Doug Malone has been handing out buckeyes to Ohio State football players as they enter the stadium on their way to the locker room.  ...
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August
23,
2019
| 06:44 PM America/New_York
Burgers for badgers, a New England favorite and a drink lid switch to reduce plastic are part of the changes at the concession stand for Buckeye fans as the 2019 football season kicks off. ...
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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
| 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
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
| 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
| 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
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
05,
2019
| 03:05 PM America/New_York
It’s time to lead for Sydney Reik. The trombone player in The Ohio State University Marching Band is back on the field as summer practice begins and ready to help the rookies. ...
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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
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
| 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
26,
2019
| 01:30 PM America/New_York
New research indicates that a person’s neighborhood may play a large role in influencing the decision to commute by bike. ...
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June
21,
2019
| 04:44 PM America/New_York
A shortage of high school physics teachers has led to teachers with little-to-no training taking over physics classrooms, reports show. This has led to additional stress and job dissatisfaction for those teachers—and a difficult learning experience f...
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June
20,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/New_York
A low-carb diet may have benefits for people at risk of developing type 2 diabetes even if they don’t lose any weight, a new study suggests. Researchers at The Ohio State University wanted to know what happens to obese people with metabolic syndro...
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June
18,
2019
| 07:19 PM America/New_York
While many may think that the political arguments over abortion now are fresh and new, scholars of women’s, medical and legal history note that this debate has a long history in the U.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
10,
2019
| 06:44 PM America/New_York
On a warm May morning this spring, Kandace Glanville walked past Mirror Lake on The Ohio State University campus, gingerly holding a paper lunch bag in her right hand. She strode through dewy grass until she reached the edge of a small wooded area...
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June
06,
2019
| 01:30 PM America/New_York
Careful documentation of a hospice patient’s end-of-life wishes – and prominently noting that information in health records early – could prevent unwanted hospitalizations and medical interventions, a new study suggests. Researchers at The Ohio St...
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June
05,
2019
| 06:36 PM America/New_York
Police officers loyal to the Houthi rebels march during a military parade in Sanaa, Yemen in July 2017. The placards read: ‘Allah is the greatest. Death to America, death to Israel, a curse on the Jews, victory to Islam.’ REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah ...
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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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June
04,
2019
| 04:24 PM America/New_York
Soybeans may not seem all that useful in a war. Nonetheless they’ve become China’s most important weapon in its ever-worsening trade conflict with the U.S. ...
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June
04,
2019
| 04:00 PM America/New_York
From thousands of iPads to coding classes to virtual patients, bleeding-edge approaches to teaching and learning were on display last week at The Ohio State University Board of Trustees meetings. Students, faculty and staff members presented succe...
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June
03,
2019
| 04:01 PM America/New_York
Researchers at The Ohio State University have created high-resolution maps of points around the globe where groundwater meets the oceans—the first such analysis of its kind, giving important data points to communities and conservationists to help pro...
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May
30,
2019
| 02:01 PM America/New_York
New renderings of the Arts District highlight a renovated Weigel Hall, home of the School of Music, and a new building for the Department of Theatre featuring new performance spaces, modern recital halls and high-tech classrooms. ...
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May
28,
2019
| 04:11 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University looks to advance three Wexner Medical Center ambulatory sites during upcoming Board of Trustees meetings. Ohio State is seeking remaining design and construction approval for its planned regional ambulatory location at Ha...
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May
24,
2019
| 06:00 PM America/New_York
In its second annual round of funding, Ohio State’s Opioid Innovation Fund has awarded eight multidisciplinary teams a total of nearly $500,000 for prevention, treatment and recovery projects designed to mitigate the crisis racking Ohio and the natio...
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