Ohio State News

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April
2021

Health campaign style is as important as content, research suggests

Most young women already know that tanning is dangerous and sunbathe anyway, so a campaign informing them of the risk should take into account their potential resistance to the message, according to a new study.

Campus

April
01,
2021
| 18:40 PM America/New_York
President Kristina M. Johnson sent the following email to The Ohio State University community today (April 1).
March
24,
2021
| 09:04 AM America/New_York
Students and staff from The Ohio State University are working together to continue a massive effort to fight food insecurity in Ohio.
March
19,
2021
| 10:03 AM America/New_York
U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Marcia L. Fudge has donated her official congressional papers to The Ohio State University. Fudge represented the people of the 11th Congressional District of Ohio in the U.S. House of Representatives

Science & Medicine

April
08,
2021
| 10:07 AM America/New_York
Findings showed that people tended to choose snacks they spent more time looking at, sometimes even over snacks that they rated more highly.
April
07,
2021
| 07:04 AM America/New_York
Researchers have found a way to use chaos to help develop digital fingerprints for electronic devices that may be unique enough to foil even the most sophisticated hackers.
March
31,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Bangladesh’s floating gardens, built to grow food during flood seasons, could offer a sustainable solution for parts of the world prone to flooding because of climate change, a new study has found.

Arts & Humanities

January
06,
2021
| 09:32 AM America/New_York
What does it mean to "own" a piece of conceptual art?  That question led a law professor into an investigation of the tangled relationship between art and law.
December
11,
2020
| 13:01 PM America/New_York
From her earliest years, Gay Su Pinnell cherished reading – so much that she dedicated her career to helping young children who struggled to learn to read. Now, after giving $7.5 million to The Ohio State University College of Human Ecology in
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.

The Conversation

March
26,
2021
| 10:27 AM America/New_York
At a time when the nation is weary of hearing “no, you can’t,” we believe that thinking in terms of harm reduction – offering safer but not necessarily risk-free alternatives – is crucial.
February
16,
2021
| 11:03 AM America/New_York
Professor Donna Y. Ford – who has been a consultant for Black families thinking about sending their gifted children to college early – argues that public schools are holding back Black talent.
January
31,
2021
| 12:16 PM America/New_York
Reliance on fear for public health messaging now could further erode trust in public health officials and scientists at a critical juncture.

Sports

April
08,
2021
| 14:02 PM America/New_York
Attendance at The Ohio State University 2021 LiFESports Spring Game presented by Buckeyes Care, set for noon Saturday, April 17 at Ohio Stadium, will be capped at 19,180. There will be a general public sale on Monday for a number of constituent
April
01,
2021
| 17:15 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Department of Athletics released new details today on attendance at university-hosted sporting events this spring.
March
26,
2021
| 17:23 PM America/New_York
Bill Dorenkott, Ohio State University director of swimming and diving, has been named the 2021 Big Ten Conference women’s swimming coach of the year by a league-wide vote of the conference head coaches.

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