A new study comparing siblings who were fed differently during infancy suggests that breast-feeding might be no more beneficial than bottle-feeding for 10 of 11 long-term health and well-being outcomes in children aged 4 to 14.
FAES Library closing for renovations The Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Library will close for renovations on March 7 and will remain closed through early 2015. FAES Library services will move to 322 Howlett Hall beginning March 17. Hours will be 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The FAES Library collection is available for delivery […]
Buckeyes Sports March 7, Men’s volleyball vs. Penn State, 7 p.m., St. John Arena, 410 Woody Hayes Drive, free, ohiostatebuckeyes.com. March 7-8, Men’s ice hockey vs. Minnesota, 7:30 p.m. March 7 and 6:30 p.m. March 8, Value City Arena, 555 Borror Drive, admission, ohiostatebuckeyes.com or ticketmaster.com. March 8, Women’s tennis vs. Princeton, 10 a.m., Varsity […]
Ohio State researchers report that the neck joint of a common American field ant can withstand pressures up to 5,000 times the ant’s weight.
Nicoletti awarded Deloitte fellowship For the third-straight year, a Fisher College of Business PhD candidate has been named a recipient of the prestigious Deloitte Foundation Doctoral Fellowship in Accounting. Allison Nicoletti is one of just 10 recipients in the United States (approximately 100 universities are invited to apply) in 2014. The $25,000 grants are awarded […]
Buckeye Sports Feb. 20, Women’s basketball vs. Nebraska, 7 p.m., Value City Arena, 555 Borror Drive, admission, ohiostatebuckeyes.com or ticketmaster.com. Feb. 21, Men’s and women’s track and field, Buckeye Tuneup, 4 p.m., French Field House, 460 Woody Hayes Drive, free, ohiostatebuckeyes.com. Feb. 21, Women’s tennis vs. Tennessee, 5 p.m., Varsity Tennis Center, 880 W. Henderson […]
BuckeyeThon set to boogie Feb. 14-15 BuckeyeThon is the largest, student-run philanthropy at Ohio State. With an ultimate goal of ending childhood cancer, BuckeyeThon works to raise money to support the kids treated at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. The 2014 renewal of the dance marathon is scheduled for Feb. 14-15 in the Archie M. Griffin Grand […]
Buckeye Sports Feb. 7, Men’s swimming vs. Wright State, 6 p.m., McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion, 1847 Neil Ave., free, ohiostatebuckeyes.com. Feb. 7, Men’s tennis vs. Kentucky, 6 p.m., Varsity Tennis Center, 880 W. Henderson Road, free, ohiostatebuckeyes.com. Feb. 7, Women’s ice hockey vs. Wisconsin, 7:07 p.m. Jan. 24 and 1:07 p.m. Jan. 25, OSU Ice Rink, […]
University ramps up iTunes U reach, impact Thirty-three public iTunes U courses were published by Ohio State in 2013, a 200 percent increase from 2012. More than 1.5 million visitors and more than 300,000 subscribers accounted for more than 1.4 million downloads and 785,000 streams of instructional resources in 2013. iTunes U is accessed for […]
The federal government has made marriage promotion among single mothers a key part of its continuing effort to fight poverty. But that approach has missed the mark because marriage doesn’t provide the same benefits to poor, single mothers as it does for others, according to Kristi Williams, associate professor of sociology.