On-campus parking information
On June 24, 2016, CampusParc sent an email with no subject line regarding 2017 parking permits. Without a subject line, the message from email@example.com may have been viewed as spam or disregarded in your inbox. If you wish to purchase a permit, contact CampusParc at osuinfo@campusparc or 614-688-0000.
Ohio State Day at the Columbus Crew SC
Come join the fun! The Ohio State University Alumni Association is hosting Ohio State Day at the Columbus Crew SC on Saturday, July 16, and all President’s Club donors are invited to enjoy the festivities. Read here for more details and registration information. Space is limited!
Exciting plans unveiled for 15th and High
Ohio State's High Street and 15th Avenue will soon see a major overhaul. When the project is completed, the main gateway between campus and the surrounding neighborhood will offer a public plaza, hotel and mixed-use buildings, according to Campus Partners, the university's non-profit development arm. A "signature building" is set to anchor the new University Square and direct sightlines to the Oval and Thompson Library. Be sure to check out the changes when you visit campus!
Connors share their appreciation with students
Maggie Connor earned a master's in counselor education in 2015 and quickly put her degree to use. Her parents — dad Andy, a 1981 College of Dentistry graduate and mom Kathy — wanted to show Ohio State their appreciation and help support future students in the program by giving to scholarships. The Connors are President's Club donors who live in Lancaster, Ohio. Read more.
Best birding locations in Ohio
The second printing of the Lake Erie Birding Trail Guidebook shares 88 popular and less well-known birding locations all along Ohio’s Lake Erie coast. In addition to locations of parks and other birding spots, this 232-page resource, produced by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife and Ohio Sea Grant, lists commonly sighted species and noteworthy rarities, park amenities, maps and online help.
Dance professor creates film that's gone viral
Mitchell Rose, associate professor of dance-filmmaking, recently created Exquisite Corps, a film that has already gone viral in the dance world. After just five days, the video had more than 20,000 views. In this literary form, a story passes from writer to writer, each picking up where the previous person left off. Rose was inspired by this idea and created a dance version that took two years and 42 well-known American contemporary choreographers to complete.
New way to get every drop of shampoo
Ohio State researchers have found a way to solve one of life's little annoyances. Patent-pending technology provides a perfect texture inside bottles to let soap flow freely, whether it's shampoo, hand soap, dish soap or laundry detergent. The university's invention could actually aid recycling since plastic bottles have to be completely clean. Read more about the innovation.