Press Releases

February
14,
2019

Ohio State homeownership plan advances in Alliance for the American Dream competition

Project designed to help vulnerable first-time Ohio homeowners

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The American dream – that everyone has the freedom and opportunity to achieve success – is a step closer to being realized in Ohio, after a team of Ohio State University faculty and
January
15,
2019

Ohio State online programs earn top rankings from U.S. News

Online bachelor’s and nursing programs rated among top 3 in 2019 issue

COLUMBUS, Ohio – For the fifth consecutive year, The Ohio State University’s online bachelor’s and nursing programs have been named among the nation’s best by U.S. News & World Report. The 2019
January
09,
2019

Ohio State units merge to form new Office of Student Academic Success

Initiative consolidates, realigns enrollment services, undergraduate education

The Ohio State University has realigned existing units to establish a new, comprehensive office designed to provide students with the tools and opportunities they need to thrive and succeed
November
20,
2018
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and the Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute are collaborating with Nationwide Children’s Hospital to bring the first proton therapy treatment facility to central
November
19,
2018

Former congressman Pat Tiberi will be autumn commencement speaker

Tiberi is president and CEO of the Ohio Business Roundtable

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State graduate and former congressman Patrick Tiberi will deliver Ohio State’s autumn commencement address. Approximately 3,500 degrees will be awarded at the ceremony, which
November
16,
2018

Ohio State University trustees deliver President Drake’s performance review

Board also hears from former students who report experiences of sexual misconduct by Richard Strauss

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State University Board of Trustees today considered a full agenda of university business. Among the items, the board delivered President Michael V. Drake’s performance
November
15,
2018
The Ohio State University Board of Trustees received an update today on the independent investigation of sexual misconduct allegations against Dr. Richard Strauss, a physician employed by the university from the mid-1970s to the 1990s. Strauss died
November
13,
2018
The Ohio State University unequivocally and vehemently disputes the unfounded allegations by Brett McMurphy. Any allegations of racism are outrageous and false. The university told McMurphy that we have found no evidence to support these
November
02,
2018
Ohio State University fashion and retail studies students, along with graphic design and interior design students, will design and install window displays in Old Worthington as part of the annual holiday window design contest presented by the Old
October
29,
2018
On behalf of The Ohio State University, Brenda and I want to express our horror and sadness following the tragic loss of life at Tree of Life synagogue. Our deepest sympathies go to the family and friends of the victims as well as to the people of
October
24,
2018
COLUMBUS, Ohio – HackOHI/O 2018, The Ohio State University’s sixth annual 24-hour hackathon, is the reason more than 800 students will code, build and innovate around the clock in the Ohio Union Oct. 27 – 28. Hackathons are technical project