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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.