Pets and our health
Research has shown that having a pet improves health and substantially reduces health care costs for people. Dr. Rustin Moore, dean of Ohio States College of Veterinary Medicine, explores the impact of pets on the lives of humans in TEDxOhioStateUniversitys The Power of a Pet. Learn about amazing benefits of owning a pet and the remarkable human-animal bond.
A spark for change
Ohio State students are making a difference in the fight for food security, from taking part in the inaugural Buckeye Summit to creating solutions in their communities. The daylong summit on April 14 welcomed more than 600 Ohio State researchers, students, alumni and friends to campus for a discussion of how Buckeye Nation can mobilize to provide food security for all. Read more about the event and the conversations sparked for future action.
Making every day Earth day at Ohio State
Every day, in countless ways, Buckeyes take responsibility for their environmental footprint and add sustainability to the list of reasons to be proud of Ohio State. View this interactive map of sustainability in action on the Columbus campus, and learn more about the SUSTAINS Learning Community, an innovative, interdisciplinary program for students.
Fisher named a leading business school
The Max M. Fisher College of Business was named the 14th-best business school for undergraduate business education in rankings released by Bloomberg Businessweek. The rankings, which measured 114 business schools from across the country, highlighted Fisher’s reputational strength and value among key constituents, including employers that ranked Fisher 7th and students 18th.
Power of dance helping cancer patients
Ohio State undergraduate Marie "Mimi" Lamantia is using dance to help patients with cancer stay steady on their feet. She is using the tango to help patients suffering from chemo-induced peripheral neuropathy, which makes an impact on a person's balance, muscles and feelings in his or her extremities. View a video and read more about this work, which is supported by a Pelotonia Fellowship.
Upcoming President's Club event
President's Club will be spending a dayat Lake Erie visiting Stone Lab and Gibraltar Island. The date for the donor tour is June 10, 2016. Details will be announced soon.