A new University Health and Wellness Fund is just one of thousands faculty and staff can contribute to during the Campus Campaign March 1-April 30.
Ohio State gets a new distinguished medical leader March 2 when Dr. Sheldon Retchin begins his tenure as executive vice president of health sciences and chief executive officer of the Wexner Medical Center.
By Jeff McCallister University Communications More than 4,000 ballots were emailed to faculty members in eight colleges yesterday as elections opened for membership in the 2015-16 University Senate. And as professors consider who will receive their votes (the election closes February 28), they are not choosing mere figureheads. “This is not just some gratuitous body […]
An ice core sample discovered by Ohio State researchers provides the first detailed record of widespread human-produced air pollution in South America from before the industrial revolution.
In a result that surprised researchers, a new study found that employees who had hostile bosses were better off on several measures if they returned the hostility.
A new study assesses a town-gown relationship as if it were a marriage: asking community members just how much comfort they felt with people from the campus community and how much effort they put into getting along.
Students are helping to change lives through the Pay It Forward Marion program, which promotes civic engagement in English courses and works with the local community through service and philanthropy.
Armed with tree-identification booklets, 30 area woodland owners spent a recent afternoon practicing what they learned in an outdoor living laboratory at the OSU Mansfield campus.
How do you survive a scandal, especially when you are the president of the United States? This year’s Warren G. Harding Symposium tackles the touchy issue.
OSU says beginning in the fall, all first-year students who attend at least half-time with one on-campus course will have to be fully vaccinated. OSU says new students will be required to submit proof of vaccinations, […]
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This study examines the antitumor effects of a cancer-killing virus combined with a second-line chemotherapy drug.
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FACULTY & STAFF
Belinda Gimbert, Educational Studies, received $2.5 million for “Project KNOTtT 3.0: Mobilizing National Educator Talent (mNET)” from the U.S. Department of Education Office of Innovation and Improvement.
John Clapp, Social Work, was a keynote speaker at the 27th annual National Prevention Research Conference on “CONNECTing Healthy Communities Through Prevention Research & Practice” in Hartford, Conn., Sept. 15-18. His topic was “Connecting Research to Practice Across Communities and Populations.”
Greg Allenby, Marketing and Logistics, was named one of the most productive research authors of the past five years by the Doctoral Student Special Interest Group of the American Marketing Association. He was ranked no. 3 for productivity among premier marketing journals, according to annual lists released by the organization.
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Core Quantum Technologies (CQT) has been awarded a $150,000 Phase I Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant by the National Science Foundation to develop fluorescing nanoparticles for medical diagnosis, imaging, and research. The Columbus-based start-up company invented a type of nanoparticle that emits different colors to tag molecules in biomedical tests.
By Brad Henry Medical procedures and Google GLASS are a hot topic. The medical community is exploring opportunities where GLASS may be of use. The Wexner Medical Center recently used GLASS to broadcast a surgical procedure to medical students via a Google Hangout. Medical training is not for everyone: the event was covered by the […]
This month’s selection contains more than one-hundred techniques and strategies for fostering student engagement by the California Professor of the Year (1998) and a Carnegie Scholar in the discipline of music.
The ready-to-use format shows how to apply each of […]