“Community” is at the forefront of Homecoming this year as the committee encourages more families in the Columbus community to enjoy the annual parade and pep rally. This year’s parade starts at 6 p.m. October 17.
Ohio State recently opened its Center for Autism Services and Transition, one of only a few clinics in the country to provide care coordination and primary and specialty care services for adults with autism spectrum disorder.
Ohio State undergraduate students have had incredible formative experiences in the past several years, thanks to nearly $11 million in student scholarship dollars injected from the 50-year lease of Ohio State’s parking operations.
Researchers at Ohio State have gained new insight into how the body moves when we’re walking — learning everything they needed to know by watching people walk naturally on a treadmill.
Fish species native to a major Arizona watershed may lose access to important segments of their habitat by 2050 as surface water flow is reduced by the effects of climate warming, new research suggests.
The future health of the world’s coral reefs and the animals that depend on them relies in part on the ability of one tiny symbiotic sea creature to get fat — and to be flexible about the type of algae it cooperates with.
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.
Executives from Columbus’ three major health systems say care would be a shared responsibility in the event people are diagnosed with Ebola.
Here’s how the plan would work:
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Karen Bruns, Human Sciences, was invited by the Academy of Community Engagement Scholarship to become an inaugural member of the academy. She was nominated and selected by her peers because she practices and models excellence in collaboration with communities and the university while addressing critical issues of mutual benefit.
Bruno Cabanes, History, is the author of Août 14: La France Entre en Guerre, which reconstructs the chronology of France’s entry into the Great War, and shows that the real turning point occurred earlier than the fall of 1914.
Laurie Katz, Teaching and Learning, presented “Inclusion in Early Childhood – Promoting Differences as Strength: A Collaborative Israeli-United States Project” at the European Early Childhood Research Association Conference, Crete, Greece, Sept. 9. The early childhood research conference is the largest in Europe.
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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 […]