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2016

Earth Day: Sustainability in action

Earth Day: Sustainability in action
April 22, 2017 - 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. Use this interactive map to discover many ways sustainability initiatives are flourishing here.

The proper balance

The proper balance
December 30, 2016 - Joe Burger and Jarrod Barnes are demonstrating how student-athletes can succeed in all aspects of their college lives.

Big data for good: Fighting the flies

Big data for good: Fighting the flies
December 28, 2016 - Laura Kubatko uses data to help ensure food security for millions in east Africa.

Toys that touch hearts

Toys that touch hearts
December 19, 2016 - Ohio State engineering students are using their technical expertise to adapt toys for children with special needs.

Autumn Commencement 2016

Autumn Commencement 2016
December 18, 2016 - Approximately 3,700 degrees were awarded to accomplished Ohio State students - and now proud alumni - during the autumn 2016 commencement ceremony.

Leaving a lasting legacy

Leaving a lasting legacy
December 16, 2016 - American icon John Glenn has left an Ohio State legacy that will endure for generations.

16 from 16

16 from 16
December 15, 2016 - The seasons pass, the years will roll. Take a look at some of the breathtaking things that happened at Ohio State in 2016.

Farewell to an American hero

Farewell to an American hero
December 08, 2016

Welcoming an opportunity to grow

Welcoming an opportunity to grow
December 07, 2016 - Ohio State freshmen can face a culture shock when they arrive at one of the largest universities in the country set in the middle of America’s 15th largest city. But the bright lights and big city feel of Columbus weren’t a surprise for Kiki Ramos, a strategic communications major from the South Bronx.

Reflecting on a shift in America

Reflecting on a shift in America
December 05, 2016 - Ohio State alumnus J.D. Vance recently returned to campus to talk about his New York Times bestseller Hillbilly Elegy, as well as his take on the recent presidential election.

Moving forward. Staying Buckeye Strong.

Moving forward. Staying Buckeye Strong.
November 30, 2016 - The Ohio State community gathered at St. John Arena on Tuesday night to heal and reflect on Monday's campus incident.

"Together we remain unified in the face of adversity."
November 28, 2016 - We are all Buckeyes. We will persevere.

A Thanksgiving home away from home

A Thanksgiving home away from home
November 18, 2016 - Ohio State's Thanksgiving dinner has provided fellowship for the campus community since 1992.

Battling for a common good

Battling for a common good
November 15, 2016 - For more than 30 years Ohio State and Michigan fans have used their rivalry as a way to increase blood donations close to home.

A picture of revitalization

A picture of revitalization
November 15, 2016 - At 31 years old, Lenise Sunnenberg of Newark is ready to make a positive impact in her community because of the education she received at The Ohio State University at Newark.

Honoring our heroes

Honoring our heroes
November 10, 2016 - From cannons firing on the Oval in the 1800s to today’s Veterans House, military and veteran students have helped shape The Ohio State University.

The war that shaped history

The war that shaped history
November 10, 2016 - On the 100th anniversary of World War I, a host of experts convened at Ohio State to look back at one of the most seminal conflicts in human history.

A cap to end cancer

A cap to end cancer
November 09, 2016 - Cancer picked a fight with Jason Shults, and he won. Now, he finds ways to support life-saving cancer research at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center — Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute.

Advancing our academic reputation

Advancing our academic reputation
October 24, 2016 - The But for Ohio State Campaign helped the university improve its academic prowess through the creation of new opportunities for faculty.

Improving learning environments

Improving learning environments
October 17, 2016 - During the But for Ohio State Campaign more than 150 buildings on campus received donor support that created or improved the facilities.

Legends and legacies

Legends and legacies
October 12, 2016 - Drakes recognized for leadership excellence and community commitment with award from Columbus's King Arts Complex.

Connecting our Past and Future

Connecting our Past and Future
October 11, 2016 - A restoration of Mirror Lake and the surrounding district will focus on sustainability, serenity and safety — and return Mirror Lake Hollow to its natural state and beauty.

Creating student opportunities

Creating student opportunities
October 10, 2016 - The But for Ohio State Campaign helped the university create opportunity by funding scholarships that supported more than 40,000 students.

An emissary for peace

An emissary for peace
October 05, 2016 - 2016 Nobel nominee Ohio State alumnus David Ives '73 '75 has spent his life dedicated to the promotion of peace

Driving research and innovation

Driving research and innovation
October 03, 2016 - The But for Ohio State Campaign helped the university advance research and innovation in ways that set a new standard for the institution.

Buckeyes Give

Buckeyes Give
September 29, 2016 - Ohio State capital campaign creates opportunity and innovation.

Then and now

Then and now
September 27, 2016 - Explore similar scenes - some separated by more than 100 years - and see how Ohio State has evolved throughout the years.

A dramatic intervention

A dramatic intervention
September 26, 2016 - Ohio State theater students and medical researchers are working together to find positive interventions for children with autism.

Continuum of caring

Continuum of caring
September 22, 2016 - Based at Ohio State, this national center is leading the conversation on new approaches to the problem of alcohol and drug misuse.

Dance with Buckeyes

Dance with Buckeyes
September 20, 2016 - In this video, experience the athleticism and art of performing in Ohio State’s renowned contemporary dance program.

Emotion reliever?

Emotion reliever?
September 15, 2016 - Ohio State research has learned that while the popular painkiller acetaminophen is widely regarded for its effectiveness, it also may deliver some psychological side effects.

Distinguished University Professor Tina Henkin

Distinguished University Professor Tina Henkin
September 14, 2016 - As a 2016 Distinguished University Professor, Tina Henkin holds Ohio State’s most prestigious award for select faculty members who have exceptional accomplishments in research, teaching and service.

A royal partner

A royal partner
September 06, 2016 - Prince Albert II of Monaco, a world-renowned environmentalist, recently came to Ohio State to meet sustainability-minded students and learn about the university's award-winning Zero Waste program.

Championship roundtable

Championship roundtable
September 01, 2016 - Ohio State football players from six decades gathered last fall, sharing the memories and lifelong lessons they gleaned from winning championships with the Buckeyes.

Making sense of the senseless

Making sense of the senseless
August 30, 2016 - In the aftermath of a summer of tragedy, Ohio State MFA alumna Maggie Smith's poem "Good Bones" touched people across the globe.

Distinguished University Professor Dr. John Byrd

Distinguished University Professor Dr. John Byrd
August 25, 2016 - As a 2016 Distinguished University Professor, Dr. John Byrd holds Ohio State’s most prestigious award for select faculty members who have exceptional accomplishments in research, teaching and service.

Searching for Salinger

Searching for Salinger
August 22, 2016 - Undergraduate research grant takes English major on East Coast jaunt for the voice behind her favorite character.

Journey to the top

Journey to the top
August 22, 2016 - Ohio State's Kyle Snyder wins gold, becomes youngest Olympic wrestling champion in American history.

A great university in a great city

A great university in a great city
August 22, 2016 - Ohio State's incoming freshman class not only has the benefit of attending a world-class university, they are also in a city full of resources and opportunities.

Meet the Class of 2020

Meet the Class of 2020
August 22, 2016 - Some of Ohio State's newest students share a look at what they hope to accomplish during their time on campus.

Working on humanity’s problems

Working on humanity’s problems
August 19, 2016 - Many countries around the world face serious water contamination issues in need of bright, new ideas to improve the quality of life and prevent diseases in these areas. Ohio State engineering student Amy Chiu reflects on how her trip to CERN, a research lab in Geneva, Switzerland, allowed her team to develop a prototype to provide clean water to urban India.

Touring Ohio

Touring Ohio
August 17, 2016 - The Ohio State Tour connected the university with students, alumni, business leaders and legislators throughout the state.

Competing in the Olympic Trials

Competing in the Olympic Trials
August 12, 2016 - Every four years, the best swimmers in the United States descend on Omaha, Nebraska, to compete for a spot on Team USA and a chance to swim at the Olympic Games. Ohio State swimmer Cheyenne Meek had a journey to the trials that was as wavy as the pool she swam in once she got there. Learn more about Meek's journey to the trials in this first-person essay.

Summer Commencement 2016

Summer Commencement 2016
August 07, 2016 - Approximately 1,700 degrees were awarded to accomplished Ohio State students - and now proud alumni - during the summer 2016 commencement ceremony.

Unproven claims

Unproven claims
August 05, 2016 - A cross-disciplinary team of Ohio State researchers has discovered that e-cigarette manufacturers are making health claims that likely won't stand up to new Food and Drug Administration regulations.

Pelotonia 2016

Pelotonia 2016
August 04, 2016 - Pelotonia 16 is almost here. Take a closer look at one of the most successful studies the fundraiser has sponsored and the number of lives being saved.

Five to watch in Rio

Five to watch in Rio
August 02, 2016 - Thirteen Buckeye athletes in eight sports will represent eight countries when the Summer Games begin.

Meet the history buff

Meet the history buff
July 27, 2016 - Alum Douglas Brinkley, Class of 1982, is one of the most prominent historians in the United States — and CNN's presidential historian. “My experience at Ohio State could not have been better,” he said. “I just learned so much.”

Buckeyes in the reef

Buckeyes in the reef
July 22, 2016 - Australia's Great Barrier Reef is the largest living reef in the world — and because of climate change, more than half of its coral has died in the past 20 years. Ohio State students traveled to the reef for nearly a month of research.

Election 2016

Election 2016
July 19, 2016 - As a research powerhouse in a battleground state, Ohio State is an incubator for ideas, analysis and reaction. During the 2016 presidential election, this collective knowledge means insight for voters.

Distinguished University Professor Peter Culicover

Distinguished University Professor Peter Culicover
July 18, 2016 - As a 2016 Distinguished University Professor, Peter Culicover holds Ohio State’s most prestigious award for select faculty members who have exceptional accomplishments in research, teaching and service.

A culture of discovery

A culture of discovery
July 05, 2016 - Ohio State alumnus and executive vice president and provost Bruce McPheron brings an experienced Buckeye background to his new role.

Classroom connections

Classroom connections
June 30, 2016 - Ohio State Newark faculty member Tiyi Morris is providing a personalized educational experience for her students.

Ohio State in the Olympics: Nate Ebner

Ohio State in the Olympics: Nate Ebner
June 14, 2016 - Olympic hopeful Nate Ebner '12 finds his way from rugby to football and back.

The music man

The music man
June 08, 2016 - In an Ohio State classroom, President Michael V. Drake uses his love of music to teach first-year students about the Civil Rights era.

Research parents can use

Research parents can use
May 12, 2016 - Are you turning your son into a narcissist? Can you help your young daughter improve her memory? Ohio State gives parents research-based answers about raising children.

A degree of distinction

A degree of distinction
May 03, 2016 - Meet three members of the Class of 2016 who combined their special talents with Ohio State's unique offerings. Each created a special college experience — a rich education in and out of the classroom.

Congratulations, Class of 2016!

Congratulations, Class of 2016!
April 28, 2016 - On May 8, Ohio State welcomed the largest graduating class in university history to the alumni family, awarding 11,235 degrees. See highlights of the day.

Recognizing excellence

Recognizing excellence
April 22, 2016

A spark for change

A spark for change
April 20, 2016 - Ohio State students are making a difference in the fight for food security for all, from taking part in the inaugural Buckeye Summit to creating solutions in their communities.

What taxpayers need to know

What taxpayers need to know
April 13, 2016 - Ohio State experts share tips on maximizing your refund, late filing, identity protection and more.

Opening the door for scholars

Opening the door for scholars
April 11, 2016 - For many Ohio State students, scholarships are the key to a bright future.

Exploring society’s challenges

Exploring society’s challenges
April 01, 2016 - Denman Forum gives undergrads a chance to dig into some of our world’s grand challenges

Glass Breakers: Ohio State women you should know

Glass Breakers: Ohio State women you should know
April 01, 2016 - Ohio State celebrates five women who’ve shaped the university’s culture.

Big data for good

Big data for good
March 22, 2016 - Elisabeth Dowling Root uses data to explore the factors that influence children’s health.

Goal: Better lives for women

Goal: Better lives for women
March 21, 2016 - Ohio State researchers are tackling the issues that affect women's lives.

Democracy on display

Democracy on display
March 14, 2016 - During a presidential election year, Ohio State students get a front seat to the democratic process.

Four things every voter needs to know

Four things every voter needs to know
March 13, 2016 - As the Presidential Primary comes to Ohio, poli sci professor Michael Neblo is watching with interest — and some concern. Read what Neblo thinks voters need to know.

The person you become

The person you become
March 08, 2016 - At Ohio State, sisters Ilhan and Nima Dahir found the challenges, communities and opportunities they needed to make an impact on the world.

Fend off cabin fever

Fend off cabin fever
March 02, 2016 - It’s cold and dreary outside. But it’s also the perfect time to take full advantage of an abundance of indoor activities and events throughout Ohio State’s sprawling campus. Fight off the wintertime blues with trips to these engaging campus destinations. You might even lose track of that count you’re keeping of the days until spring.

United Black World Month at Ohio State

United Black World Month at Ohio State
February 29, 2016 - During Ohio State’s United Black World Month, conversations set the stage for action.

Buckeye Bullet: Celebrating Ohio State's Jesse Owens

Buckeye Bullet: Celebrating Ohio State's Jesse Owens
February 19, 2016 - On campus, Jesse Owens is known as a Buckeye hero. As the new movie Race opens, the nation will get to know the Ohio State legend.

Sharing #BuckeyeLove around the world

Sharing #BuckeyeLove around the world
February 01, 2016 - #BuckeyeLove is unique to Ohio State: Our students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends are passionate about their connections to the university and with Buckeye Nation. They are making an impact around campus and beyond.

Celebrating mentors

Celebrating mentors
January 26, 2016 - Ohio State celebrates National Mentoring Month and those Buckeye mentors who have lasting impact on the lives of others.

“A clear beacon for inclusiveness and a pathway to excellence.”

“A clear beacon for inclusiveness and a pathway to excellence.”
January 21, 2016 - During his annual State of the University Address, President Michael V. Drake shared his 2020 Vision.

A thoughtful journey

A thoughtful journey
January 15, 2016 - Distinguished University Professor Ann Hamilton is a national treasure whose projects have long created conversations in the art world and beyond. Follow along as she takes us on an interactive spoken journey through three of her favorite commissions.

Tackling complex problems

Tackling complex problems
January 11, 2016 - Ohio State students and UPS teamed up this fall to come up with solutions to complex problems facing our world during Solve-A-Thon, an exhilarating, multidisciplinary learning experience.

Wintry welcome

Wintry welcome
January 06, 2016 - The new year and semester got off to a snowy start. Buckeyes shared their photos of wintry scenes and heartwarming feelings about being back on campus.

Victory in the desert

Victory in the desert
January 01, 2016 - Buckeye Nation came together to provide community service at a Phoenix food bank, support the cleanup efforts of Old Town Scottsdale, celebrate all things Scarlet and Gray at the Buckeye Bash and cheer on their team to victory in the BattleFrog Fiesta Bowl, where the Buckeyes bested the Notre Dame Fighting Irish 44-28.