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2013

As Buckeyes look forward to a great 2014, Ohio State looks back at some highlights of the past year:

Professor L.-S. Fan pioneered a new clean coal technology that could create jobs and help the U.S. achieve energy independence.

Ohio State students traveled the world on summer "break." They also paid forward in a big way, with service projects including the BuckeyeThon dance marathon, which has raised more than $1 million for patients at Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

Alumni Oscar-winner Chris Wedge premiered a new filmEpic. Recent alums joined the Fulbright program, acting as ambassadors around the world.

Supporters helped launch the Ohio Scholarship Challenge and bring the But for Ohio State Campaign more than halfway to its $2.5 billion goal.

Player of the century

Player of the century
December 27, 2013 - Congratulations to Buckeye Archie Griffin, recently named the Rose Bowl’s All-Century Player.

2013: year in review

2013: year in review
December 27, 2013 - As Buckeyes look forward to a great 2014, Ohio State looks back at some highlights of the past year.

Pelotonia 13

Pelotonia 13
December 06, 2013 - Thanks to generous support and volunteer riders, Pelotonia 13 raised a record $19 million--bringing the ride's five-year total to more than $61 million. Every penny goes directly to innovative cancer research at Ohio State's Comprehensive Cancer Center-James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute.

Congrats, Fulbrights!

Congrats, Fulbrights!
December 04, 2013 - Ohio State boasts a record number of Fulbright recipients this year. Use our interactive map to find out about 16 Buckeyes teaching and studying around the world.

OSU Mobile

OSU Mobile
December 02, 2013

Jumping In

Jumping In
December 02, 2013 - Tori Boggs is a nine-time world champ in jump roping. Her top priority? Her academic career at Ohio State, where she's an Honors Collegium student on full scholarship.

Go Bucks! Beat Michigan!

Go Bucks! Beat Michigan!
November 21, 2013 - On Nov. 30, the Buckeyes take on the Wolverines at Ann Arbor--the 110th occasion of a game that's recognized as one of the greatest sports rivalries of all time. Use our interactive timeline to take a look back at The Game, from its humble 1901 inception in Columbus to the 1950 Snow Bowl to the Urban Era.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!
November 19, 2013 - Throughout November, Ohio State asked students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends to tell us why they're grateful to be Buckeyes for life. Scroll through the Storify to read #BuckeyeForLife stories shared on social media. And have a happy Thanksgiving!

Congrats to Ohio State's Young Scholars Program!

Congrats to Ohio State's Young Scholars Program!
November 12, 2013 - Ohio State's Young Scholars Program has won the C. Peter Magrath Award--one of the highest honors a community engagement program can earn.

Saving a Species: Ohio State reintroduces endangered mussels

Saving a Species: Ohio State reintroduces endangered mussels
October 21, 2013 - Ohio State is working to replenish endangered mussels--a key to the health of Ohio's waterways. Researchers and students recently released 4,000 mussels into Big Darby Creek near Columbus.

Time and change

Time and change
October 16, 2013 - "Time and change will surely show. How firm thy friendship O-hi-o." - Carmen Ohio. See Ohio State through the years, with imagery courtesy of University Archives.

Ohio State hosts National Conversation on American Unity

Ohio State hosts National Conversation on American Unity
October 15, 2013 - Amid a federal government shutdown, Ohio State hosts a conversation on American Unity. "Today, more than ever, we need solutions that bring people together and set aside partisan rancor," says Interim President Joseph A. Alutto.

Homecoming/Reunion Weekend 2013

Homecoming/Reunion Weekend 2013
October 09, 2013 - As Ohio State celebrates Homecoming and Reunion Weekend, find out why Betty Schoenbaum, Class of 1939, is still "so thrilled that I'm part of Ohio State."

Brutus through the years

Brutus through the years
September 24, 2013 - The seasons pass, the years will roll, and Brutus will transform. See how he became the mascot Buckeyes know and love.

The highest-tech band in the land

The highest-tech band in the land
September 23, 2013 - The Ohio State Marching Band is going green by using iPads to learn halftime patterns and music--and saving some money in the process.

Fall arts at Ohio State

Fall arts at Ohio State
September 18, 2013 - From Shakespeare to Sun Ra, there's something for every taste this fall at Ohio State. Local and international musicians, actors, dancers and visual artists visit the campus to share the arts with the Columbus community.

As seen on TV

As seen on TV
September 11, 2013 - Ohio State's game-day TV spot shines a spotlight on the student experience.

Speeding Bullet

Speeding Bullet
September 10, 2013 - When Buckeyes chase a world speed record, their education--and future careers--hit the fast lane.

Ohio Scholarship Challenge

Ohio Scholarship Challenge
September 03, 2013

"What I did this summer"
August 14, 2013 - Find out how a few Buckeyes spent summer "break"--in their own words.

Finding Your Way

Finding Your Way
August 12, 2013 - You never forget your first day at Ohio State. Just ask one of our 500,000-plus living alumni. Their stories are different, but they repeat a two-word mantra: get involved. Read on to find out how five alumni became Buckeyes.

Full Speed Ahead

Full Speed Ahead
August 12, 2013 - "My job is simply to create an environment in which faculty can succeed and students can do more than they ever thought possible." - Interim President Joseph A. Alutto

Summer Commencement 2013

Summer Commencement 2013
August 02, 2013 - Congratulations to 1,809 new Ohio State alumni!

A world-class leader for a university on the rise

A world-class leader for a university on the rise
July 19, 2013 - Ohio State is seeking a world-class leader to be our fifteenth president. Find out about our presidential search and offer your comments and suggestions.

Pelotonia 13

Pelotonia 13
July 19, 2013 - $49.5 million. That’s what Pelotonia riders have raised since 2009 for innovative cancer research—and each dollar goes directly to research at Ohio State.

FY13 Campaign Results

FY13 Campaign Results
July 16, 2013

Lifelong Learning

Lifelong Learning
July 10, 2013 - Education brings a lifetime of benefits to people, from greater economic opportunities to job satisfaction to better health. Ohio State researchers are studying how people learn best--from preschool to old age, and everywhere in between.

Epic Animation

Epic Animation
May 23, 2013 - Buckeye alum Chris Wedge has won an Oscar, co-founded a film studio, and developed the Ice Age series. His new 3D animated film is Epic.

Spring Commencement 2013

Spring Commencement 2013
May 06, 2013 - Congrats, Buckeye alumni!

Pay it forward

Pay it forward
April 21, 2013 - From dancing for a cure to alternative break programs, Ohio State students are big on service.

Spring at Ohio State

Spring at Ohio State
April 14, 2013 - From the first days of Oval Beach to Spring Commencement, spring is a great time to be a Buckeye. (Photos: University Communications and Image of the Day.)

Ohio State joins immigration reform conversation

Ohio State joins immigration reform conversation
April 04, 2013 - Ohio State is a 21st-century melting pot for new ideas and perspectives--and national policy leaders are taking notice. Acting U.S. Labor Secretary Seth Harris recently came to campus for a conversation on immigration reform.

Congrats to the Class of 2013!

Congrats to the Class of 2013!
April 01, 2013 - Ohio State grads are ready to change the world. They're tackling the world's biggest challenges and committing themselves to service, locally and globally--all while remembering their Buckeye roots.

Denman Undergraduate Research Forum

Denman Undergraduate Research Forum
March 22, 2013 - At Ohio State's Denman Forum, more than 700 young scholars shared research projects representing nearly every college and department on campus.

Spring game: Go Bucks, in Cincy!

Spring game: Go Bucks, in Cincy!
March 21, 2013 - The Buckeyes hit the road for the spring game, April 13 in Paul Brown Stadium.

Dr. Ali Rezai advances Deep Brain Stimulation at Ohio State

Dr. Ali Rezai advances Deep Brain Stimulation at Ohio State
March 06, 2013 - Ohio State's Dr. Ali Rezai is a leader in advancing deep brain stimulation. The result: a way to treat debilitating neurological conditions and give patients back their independence.

Buckeye Madness

Buckeye Madness
March 01, 2013 - Best of luck to the Buckeyes as they head into March Madness!

African American Heritage Festival 2013

African American Heritage Festival 2013
February 24, 2013 - Ohio State recently reached a milestone with its 35th Annual African American Heritage Festival. See photo highlights of the weeklong event, including the kick off and gospel fest.

Ohio State develops clean coal technology

Ohio State develops clean coal technology
February 18, 2013 - Professor L.-S. Fan has pioneered a new clean coal technology that could create jobs and help the U.S. achieve energy independence.

President Gee on the Future of Higher Ed

President Gee on the Future of Higher Ed
January 31, 2013 - Too many college students across the nation aren't graduating. President E. Gordon Gee is at the helm of a national commission tasked with finding solutions.

Digital First at Ohio State

Digital First at Ohio State
January 07, 2013 - Digital First is transforming the Ohio State community, from the way professors design courses to how students perform fieldwork.

The Lost Boys of Sudan

The Lost Boys of Sudan
January 02, 2013 - Once Lost Boys of Sudan, Bol Aweng and Jok Dau are now proud Ohio State alumni, working with fellow Buckeyes to save children in their homeland.

"Pay it forward"
January 01, 2013 - "You can never pay back, so you should always try to pay forward." -- Coach Woody Hayes

"Summer's heat or winter's cold"
January 01, 2013 - Buckeyes know the line from Carmen Ohio: "Summer's heat or winter's cold." Enjoy a look at Ohio State's campus in winter. (Photos: University Communications and Image of the Day.)

Resolution: Health

Resolution: Health
January 01, 2013 - New Year's brings a focus on healthy living. Have a goal to reach? Take Ohio State experts' advice.