Michael V. Drake is a man who wants to make a difference — locally to globally — and in Ohio State he saw “a bigger stage” and all the opportunities that the depth and breadth of the university present.
Just weeks after concluding his second stint as Ohio State’s interim president, Joseph A. Alutto will deliver the Summer Commencement address on Aug. 10, speaking to an audience of some 9,000, including the summer graduates and those who’ve come to celebrate their accomplishments.
Though Emily Marsh-Fleming, a national champion synchronized swimmer while an Ohio State undergrad from 1994-97, lost her battle with cancer, her story still inspires.
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.
An expectant mother who chooses to find out her child’s sex before birth may be giving subtle clues about her views on proper gender roles, new research suggests.
Scientists delivered a mostly negative forecast for how climate change will affect Ohioans during the next year or so, and well beyond.
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.
The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati on Wednesday sided with arguments brought by attorneys for the Amish, found guilty two [...]
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Paul Post, Teaching and Learning, was awarded the Lockette/Monroe Humanitarian Award by the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association during the ITEEA Conference in Orlando, Fla., for promoting humanistic values while serving the technology and engineering education profession.
Marc Johnston, Educational Studies, coauthored “Which Box(es) Do I Check? Investigating College Students’ Meanings behind Racial Identification,” Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice (2014), with C. Casey Ozaki, Jane Pizzolato and Prema Chaudhari.
Curt Daniels, Medicine, was named the first recipient of the Cardiovascular Medicine Professorship. The $1 million fund supports a nationally or internationally recognized physician faculty member in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine to foster innovation and excellence in cardiovascular medicine.
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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 […]
Every night since April, I’ve slept with my iPhone tucked next to me. Here’s what I learned.
As an experiment in productivity, I’ve changed up my work routine to start earlier in the day. I began using the iOS app SleepCycle for three basic reasons: it was, [...]
Next week more than 800 new instructors, faculty members, and graduate students will teach their first class at Ohio State. Many have never taught a college class before. We asked our current Ohio State teachers what they might say to these new teachers to welcome them to our [...]