President and provost want the Council on Women and chair Eunice Hornsby (pictured) to focus their efforts on actionable issues that will have a lasting effect at the university.
When Ohio State first developed the concept of gateways — bases of operations for the university in foreign lands — the grand vision of how they might work was exactly the scene in India during the first part of January.
Ohio State faculty found their research in demand by the scribes attending the ScienceWriters2014 conference at Ohio State.
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.
The project is the first to prove that the same basic design principles that apply to typical full-size machine parts also can be applied to DNA — and can produce complex, controllable components for future nano-robots.
Doubling or even nearly tripling saturated fat in the diet does not drive up total levels of saturated fat in the blood, according to an Ohio State controlled diet study.
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.
OhioHealth has suspended Dr. Amir Al-Dabagh from Riverside Methodist Hospital where he is a resident.
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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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My favorite character is Dirk Pitt. He is the action-adventure hero of Clive Cussler’s novels. He goes on amazing adventures and always gets the girl.
For my scientific professional life I must read so much nonfiction and natural history that I seek escape in audio books of murder mysteries and spy novels while I am driving.
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 is a classic in the field of educational development. One of our consultants notes that Fink’s approach can revolutionize the way we design our courses and think about teaching.
From the publisher: In […]