Distinguished University Professor Ann Hamilton in September was bestowed a 2014 National Medal of Arts, the highest honor an artist can receive from the U.S. government. In celebration of that, she was asked to pick three of her favorite projects and give an oral accounting of her creativity, which will go live on Jan. 15 […]
Roger Rennekamp, former associate dean for outreach and engagement at Oregon State University, has begun his tenure as director of Ohio State University Extension.
Five years into its designed 50-year lifespan, the One Ohio State Framework plan is getting its first tune-up.
Two new studies led by Christopher Tonra, assistant professor of avian wildlife ecology at Ohio State, illustrate the stress dams impose on salmon-reliant species and the impact of dam removal on wildlife.
Native prey necessary for predators to stay healthy and prosper By Pam Frost Gorder University Communications If there’s an upshot to the appearance of invasive species, it’s that they might provide an additional food source for the native animals whose territory they are invading. But a new analysis of scientific studies spanning more than two […]
New research shows that the estimated one-third of Americans who have a cluster of health problems that add up to metabolic syndrome don’t absorb dietary vitamin E as effectively as healthy people.
An area for environmental studies, research and community engagement activities at Ohio State Mansfield is becoming a reality. The project includes design and construction of the Grant and Mary Milliron Research Wetlands and Classroom adjacent to Riedl Hall.
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.
FACULTY & STAFF
Darrell Gray II, Internal Medicine, was selected as a Molina Healthcare Community Champion, which honors individuals who inspire others through selfless contributions that positively affect the health and well-being of others.
Ümit Özgüner, Electrical and Computer Engineering, received the Intelligent Transportation Systems Society’s Outstanding Research Award for his important contributions to the field of intelligent transportation systems.
James Petsche, Wexner Center for the Arts, directed the Ohio premiere of the Bruce Graham family drama The Outgoing Tide for Curtain Players in Westerville/Galena. The production ran Oct. 23-Nov. 8.
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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.
Ohio State is streamlining its economic development and corporate relations functions to make the process simpler for corporate partners and university researchers to work together to create jobs, make discoveries and commercialize innovations. The university has tapped Matt McNair, an experienced development leader and attorney, to lead the new Office of Economic and Corporate Engagement. […]
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 […]
Claude M. Steele, who has been called “one of the few great social psychologists,” offers a vivid first-person account of the research that supports his groundbreaking conclusions on stereotypes and identity. He sheds new light on American […]