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
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
October 12, 2016 - Drakes recognized for leadership excellence and community commitment with award from Columbus's King Arts Complex.
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
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
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
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.
Research shows 4-year colleges worth the investment
September 30, 2016
September 29, 2016 - Ohio State capital campaign creates opportunity and innovation.
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
September 26, 2016 - Ohio State theater students and medical researchers are working together to find positive interventions for children with autism.
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
September 20, 2016 - In this video, experience the athleticism and art of performing in Ohio State’s renowned contemporary dance program.
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
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
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.
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
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
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
August 22, 2016 - Undergraduate research grant takes English major on East Coast jaunt for the voice behind her favorite character.
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
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
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
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.
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
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
August 07, 2016 - Approximately 1,700 degrees were awarded to accomplished Ohio State students - and now proud alumni - during the summer 2016 commencement ceremony.
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.
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
August 02, 2016 - Thirteen Buckeye athletes in eight sports will represent eight countries when the Summer Games begin.
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
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.
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
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.
Ohio State on food security
July 12, 2016
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.
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
June 14, 2016 - Olympic hopeful Nate Ebner '12 finds his way from rugby to football and back.
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
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
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!
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.
April 22, 2016
Earth Day: Sustainability in action
April 21, 2016 - 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.
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
April 13, 2016 - Ohio State experts share tips on maximizing your refund, late filing, identity protection and more.
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
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
April 01, 2016 - Ohio State celebrates five women who’ve shaped the university’s culture.
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
March 21, 2016 - Ohio State researchers are tackling the issues that affect women's lives.
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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.”
January 21, 2016 - During his annual State of the University Address, President Michael V. Drake shared his 2020 Vision.
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
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.
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
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.
2015 in review
December 22, 2015 - Buckeyes achieved greatness throughout 2015, from becoming college football’s undisputed national champions to advancing research across varied disciplines to making a difference globally. We celebrated traditions, marked Brutus’ 50th and examined how the student experience has changed while also pressing forward with a new vision for our great land-grant university.
December 21, 2015 - About 3,000 Buckeyes joined the ranks of alumni on Sunday. The commencement address was given by Frank Shankwitz, co-founder of the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The Joseph Sullivant Medal was awarded to Thomas D. Brock ('49, '50 and '52), who is credited with the discovery of microorganisms that grow at very high temperatures in the geothermally heated waters in Yellowstone Park hot springs - one of the fundamental milestones of microbiology.
What is a Buckeye?
December 17, 2015 - "What is a Buckeye?" was a top Google search in 2015. Many of us know that a Buckeye is a poisonous nut -- and Ohio State's beloved mascot. But, being a Buckeye means something different to everyone. Read through our Storify to see how people answered this question on social media.
Innovation in the Andes
December 14, 2015 - Ohio State is known around the world for its climate change research. Now, scientists are using new ideas to study melting glaciers in the Peruvian Andes.
November 28, 2015 - On Nov. 28, the Buckeyes take on the Wolverines at Ann Arbor – the 112th 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.
Pelotonia 15 breaks records
November 13, 2015 - While the Ohio State community celebrates a record-breaking $23,659,675 raised this year to end cancer, we take a look back at #Pelotonia15 through the eyes of riders, researchers, patients and families.
Legacy of service
November 10, 2015 - The buildings in the North Residential District may be new, but the tradition of honoring Ohio State veterans who died in service has been longstanding.
You're a good Buckeye, Charlie Brown.
November 06, 2015 - Ohio State plays a major role in the cartoon classic’s big-screen debut.
Happy birthday, Brutus!
November 05, 2015 - Brutus Buckeye, the beloved Ohio State mascot, is turning 50. From his fiberglass days to his dance moves on the field, take a look back in time to celebrate memorable moments.
Sustainability in action
October 30, 2015 - 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.
October 26, 2015 - The Best Damn Band in the Land’s British invasion was a chance to showcase Ohio State’s top musical talent on an international stage. And for the students, it was a cultural experience like no other.
October 16, 2015 - A public art project transforms mundane structures downtown and challenges people to think of new uses for everyday spaces.
'Honor of a lifetime'
October 01, 2015 - Game day hype builds to one big moment for Ohio State’s 60th drum major, Nathan MacMaster. Standing at the top of a long, dark ramp, listening to the roar of 100,000-plus fans – he focuses on the job ahead and relies on the decades of tradition behind him.
Saving lives in Malawi
September 18, 2015 - The small African country of Malawi experiences low life expectancy, high rates of infant mortality and high incidence of HIV. Researchers and students at Ohio State are teaming up with some Malawians, an international aid group and other universities to find ways to improve – and even save – lives.
Faces of affordability
September 18, 2015 - Approximately 12,000 undergraduate students returned to campus this autumn with a boost in financial support after Ohio State awarded $15 million in President's Affordability Grants. Below are just a few of their stories.
50 years of 'Sloopy'
September 02, 2015 - As "Hang on Sloopy" celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, take a walk back through time to learn about the song's roots in rhythm and blues and how it became a tradition at Ohio State. Hear from the artists who brought "Sloopy" to life and to Ohio Stadium.
Keeping college affordable
September 02, 2015 - Ohio State’s affordability summit engaged the university community in a robust discussion on how it will lead the national conversation on affordable excellence.
Vision on tour
August 18, 2015 - President Michael V. Drake took his 2020 Vision on the road this summer to the small towns and big cities of Ohio. He shared details of his plans for making college more accessible and affordable while continuing to invest in excellence in teaching at Ohio State.
August 17, 2015 - Ohio State researchers use brain scans to reveal what happens when people recall memories sparked by their own photos. Their work provides a new path to study conditions like Alzheimer's disease.
August 10, 2015 - Approximately 1,700 degrees were awarded to proud Ohio State students - and now proud alumni - during the summer 2015 commencement ceremony.
July 30, 2015 - Every August, thousands of riders hop on their bikes with one goal: to end cancer. Pelotonia, a two-day ride that crisscrosses central Ohio, has raised more than $92 million so far to fund cancer research at Ohio State. Below are the stories of a few Team Buckeye members and why they ride.
100 years of song
July 20, 2015 - What every Buckeye should know about the Orton Hall Chimes on their 100th anniversary.
July 06, 2015 - As Archie Griffin steps down as CEO of The Ohio State University Alumni Association and prepares for a new advisory role at Ohio State, Buckeyes are taking the time to thank him and ask the questions they have always wanted to pose.
Art of matchmaking
June 30, 2015 - The Wexner Center for the Arts closed its 25th anniversary season with a transformative performance by world-renowned artist and Ohio State professor Ann Hamilton and critically heralded SITI Company. Collaborations like this are what the Wex does best — and give Ohio State a stellar reputation beyond Columbus.
Studying life in America
June 17, 2015 - A recent $52 million contract renewal ensures that Ohio State will continue leading a survey that examines the lives of everyday Americans, which provides invaluable information to social scientists about the way we learn, work, raise our families and more.
June 05, 2015 - Ohio State announces $15 million in President's Affordability Grants, and the Board of Trustees approve President Drake's freeze in tuition, fees, room and board as part of his 2020 Vision.
May 28, 2015 - Thousands of new Buckeyes will visit Ohio State’s campus this summer for orientation. What will they discover?
May 26, 2015 - An Ohio State researcher explains how her research has found its way “from the bench to the people” and is helping to lessen everyday stress in the lives of workers.
May 11, 2015 - On May 10, Ohio State welcomed more than 10,700 Buckeyes into the alumni family. Click through the photos to see some highlights from this special Buckeye moment.
President Drake proposes freeze in tuition, fees, room and board.
May 08, 2015 - As part of his 2020 Vision, President Drake proposes freeze in tuition, fees, room and board.
#OSUgrad family: Archie and Adam Griffin
May 04, 2015 - When Archie Griffin addresses the 2015 graduating class at this spring’s commencement ceremony, he also will be congratulating his son, Adam Griffin.
April 23, 2015 - Now embarking on its second decade, Ohio State’s mobile dental clinic works with Columbus area schools to provide much-needed care for thousands of children.
Ohio State in bloom
April 17, 2015 - From magnolia blossoms to colorful tulips to frisbee on the Oval, campus is in bloom.
A mark of distinction
April 09, 2015 - Meet 10 Ohio State professors honored for their passion for teaching through the Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching. Whether they're teaching the history of the Holocaust or primate behaviors, each professor has an inspirational story and a passion for making a difference in each student's life.
Great things happen when Buckeyes give
April 08, 2015 - Students, volunteers, faculty and staff across the university are writing notes and making calls to thank Ohio State supporters. See the impact of giving at Ohio State and learn more about the great things that happen when #BuckeyesGive.
April 01, 2015 - “As we approach the university’s 150th birthday – just five years from now – we must re-envision our land-grant role in the modern light of the 21st century.” – President Michael V. Drake
Investment in innovation
March 30, 2015 - From anti-cancer drugs to chemical warfare antidotes to energy-efficient materials, Ohio State's new CBEC building will enhance the university's already leading-edge work in many different areas.
March 23, 2015 - Study shows magnets can control heat and sound.
Denman Forum celebrates its 20th anniversary
March 23, 2015 - More than 600 Ohio State students presented their work at this year’s Denman Undergraduate Research Forum.
From discovering new medical technologies to exploring the health of military families, their research seeks to answer questions and solve problems.
March 06, 2015 - From Ohio State’s tradition of research to the experiences of students serving communities around the world, the university community has an abundance of fresh perspectives and expertise. Buckeye Voices shares those insights in blog postings from senior leaders, alumni, faculty, students and staff.
Upp and coming
February 23, 2015 - For men's basketball student manager Derek Upp, being a Buckeye means being a part of a family, inspiring Buckeye Nation and paying forward for other kids with disabilities.
Fulbrights at Ohio State
February 12, 2015 - From teaching English in Germany to developing online courses in Jamaica, Ohio State's Fulbrights pursue their dreams and make a difference abroad. Learn more about these 2014-15 Fulbrights and how they're strengthening international relationships.
January 30, 2015 - Whether it’s choosing the perfect major, providing life-saving medical care or being part of a long-standing tradition, there are many ways to find Buckeye love at Ohio State. Here are 14 reasons to love Ohio State.
Ohio State announces the John Glenn College of Public Affairs
January 30, 2015 - The John Glenn College of Public Affairs will become the university's 15th college.
January 30, 2015 - Investing in scholarships is to invest in the next generation of Buckeyes. Meet recent scholarship recipients, and learn about the life-changing impact a scholarship has made.
Champs, on and off the field
January 22, 2015 - Whether they're heading toward the end zone or seeking a cure for cancer, Buckeyes unite to do great things.
January 13, 2015 - The Buckeyes are returning to Columbus as national champions - a historic end to a historic season. Relive the game’s highlights through photos, fan reaction and national coverage.
Good luck, Buckeyes!
January 08, 2015 - Cie Grant, a member of Ohio State's 2002 National Championship team and #BuckeyeForLife, leads a chorus of fans wishing this year's team luck in Monday night's first College Football Playoff National Championship.
January 06, 2015 - Campus is full of beautiful sights following the first snowfalls of 2015.
Onto the national championship!
January 06, 2015 - Victory was so sweet in New Orleans on Jan. 1 for the Buckeyes, and now attention is turning to a face-off with the Oregon Ducks in the inaugural College Football Playoff National Championship.
2014: year in review
December 29, 2014 - Welcoming a new university president, sending a record number of Fulbright scholars across the world, unparalleled fundraising for cancer research and celebrating more than 15,000 Buckeyes earning their degrees — these are just a few of the highlights from a thrilling 2014 at Ohio State.
December 29, 2014 - This year, Ohio State welcomed one of the most outstanding first-year classes in university history. Meet 16 members of the Class of 2018, and hear in their own words what they have found in their short time at Ohio State.
December 18, 2014 - Congratulations to the last Ohio State graduates of 2014! Welcome to the alumni family. See photos from Autumn Commencement and find out how to stay connected.
Season in review
December 04, 2014 - As the Buckeyes head into the playoffs, the 2014 football season has been memorable -- from celebrating 125 seasons of Buckeye football to a win against Michigan. See the best moments as told in our words and from our Buckeye fans and friends.
Rivals and partners
November 21, 2014 - One of college football's most storied rivalries comes to Ohio Stadium on Nov. 29, when the Buckeyes face down the Wolverines. Use our interactive timeline to take a look back at The Game, and check out the ways Ohio State and Michigan partner together off the field to advance research.
'Breaking new ground'
November 13, 2014 - The numbers are in, and more than $21 million was raised by riders and their supporters during Pelotonia 14. Those dollars move researchers and patients like Wally Yocum closer to a cancer-free world.
A fall week in photos
November 12, 2014 - What does Ohio State look like in fall? Photographers throughout campus recently captured a week in the life of Buckeyes – from sunrise on the Oval to students and researchers huddled in the lab. The big picture: Autumn at Ohio State is beautiful and eventful.
"The heart of innovation"
October 31, 2014 - In his first University Address, President Michael V. Drake discusses what it means to be a leading land-grant university in the 21st century.
Return to the water
October 17, 2014 - Blake Haxton arrived on Ohio State’s campus as a patient at the Wexner Medical Center, where doctors fought against incredibly bleak odds to save his life. Today, Haxton is a Fisher College of Business graduate, a Moritz College of Law student and a member of the U.S. Para-rowing national team – with sights set on the Paralympics in 2016.
New hospital, new hope
October 15, 2014 - As the nation’s third-largest cancer hospital opens at Ohio State in December, more patients will benefit from state-of-the-art facilities and unparalleled expertise in battling cancer. There will be more survivors, like Allyn Sachs, who says, “I’m just going to live my life and not worry about (cancer).”
Brutus through the years
October 13, 2014
Eye on the ball
October 03, 2014 - Batter up! It takes great hitting to win the World Series. Could optometry research at Ohio State uncover the subtleties of a better batting average?
Success with the Game of Life
October 02, 2014 - Reuben Klamer, Class of 1944, is a titan of the toy industry, credited with more than 200 creations, including the Game of Life. He returns to Ohio State to meet with students and give back to his alma mater.
Behind the scenes of halftime magic
September 30, 2014 - It takes ingenuity and hard work to pull off halftime shows that go viral before the last seconds tick off at a Buckeye football game. In the videos below, see how The Ohio State University Marching Band brought the Wizard of Oz, The Rolling Stones and many more to Ohio Stadium this season.
Cancer fight at Ohio State gains momentum
September 23, 2014 - The Midwest’s largest cancer hospital is about to open at Ohio State, and a globally recognized leader in the fight against cancer is taking the helm at Pelotonia, which has raised $61 million for cancer research at Ohio State.
Bringing the arts to campus for 25 years
September 17, 2014 - With the exhibition Transfigurations at the heart of its celebration, this fall the Wexner Center for the Arts marks 25 years as the first fully multidisciplinary arts institution on a university campus. Since 1989, it has supported the work of hundreds of artists; curated exhibitions from Leibovitz to Warhol; brought Hollywood to Ohio State; featured a wide array of theater, dance and music; and inspired countless youth to seize their creativity.
Gateways strengthen ties, create opportunities
September 07, 2014 - Ohio State is creating a Buckeye presence that goes far beyond the borders of Ohio or the United States with the help of its three Global Gateways located in China, India and Brazil.
"What I did this summer"
September 07, 2014 - Travel around the world with our interactive map to learn how Ohio State students spent their summer "breaks."
August 30, 2014 - Check out this year’s game day television spot: #ThisisOhioState. Catching a game in the Shoe this season? Check the scoreboard for points of pride about Ohio State.
125 seasons of Buckeye football
August 25, 2014 - This fall, Ohio State celebrates 125 seasons of Buckeye football. This timeline takes you from a vastly different game played in 1890 through the decades of game day traditions, seven national championships and every Heisman Trophy to present day. Check out coverage all season long via #GoBucks125.
President Drake looks ahead to new school year
August 21, 2014 - President Michael V. Drake arrived on campus over the summer and shares his early experiences at Ohio State and what he’s learned about becoming a Buckeye.
Hidden gems on campus
August 13, 2014 - As a new school year arrives, it's a beautiful time of year to take a closer look at campus, whether you're a first-year student or an alum coming home to visit.
Summer Commencement 2014
August 11, 2014 - Congratulations to 1,791 new Ohio State alumni!
Ohio State app updated
July 25, 2014 - As students return to campus this fall, the popular Ohio State app has new features in its latest version, including Carmen grades, advising information and maps with improved parking garage information.
Time and change
July 23, 2014 - "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.
FY14 campaign results
July 21, 2014
July 15, 2014 - Ohio State fielded a record number of Fulbright Scholars during the 2013-14 academic year. Learn more about these faculty members' projects and experiences with this interactive map showing their work around the world.
Campus and beyond: President Drake's first day
June 30, 2014 - President Michael V. Drake spent his first day meeting with students, faculty and staff before taking part in a community-wide partnership that includes Ohio State and will improve the lives of people living on Columbus’ Near East Side.
June 18, 2014 - Interim President Joseph A. Alutto reflects on the importance of Ohio State’s historic land-grant mission and its critical role for the future.
Weinland Park Story Book
June 09, 2014 - In the summer of 2013, a group of teenagers and an educator from the Wexner Center for the Arts spread out across a low-income neighborhood just a few blocks from the Ohio State campus. They fought through rain, sunburn and blistered feet to gather community members’ stories about life during a time of transition and turned it into art: the Weinland Park Story Book.
A global university
May 22, 2014 - When Ohio State received the Senator Paul Simon Award for Comprehensive Internationalization earlier this year, it was the culmination of the university’s efforts to develop programs, course work and outreach opportunities in Columbus, Ohio, and abroad.
May 06, 2014 - Thousands of new Buckeyes will visit Ohio State’s campus this summer for orientation. What will they discover?
Their Buckeye moment: Commencement
May 05, 2014 - Congratulations to the 10,200 newest alumni of The Ohio State University! Experience the sights, sounds and sentiments of Commencement Day in the words of the Class of 2014.
Happy cats, healthy cats
April 28, 2014 - Dr. Tony Buffington has spent a career researching the physiological effects of environmental stressors on cats – and applying lessons learned to human suffering. In a new digital book and iTunes U course, he explains the relationship between happiness and good health.
Recognizing excellence 2014
April 23, 2014 - Smiles, confusion, laughter and even some tears can accompany the surprise visits from university leaders every spring, as faculty around Ohio State are recognized for excellence in the classroom, in research and in service.
Three graduates to watch
April 23, 2014 - At Ohio State, an ordinary day can turn into something extraordinary. It’s a unique experience – a “Buckeye moment.”
Sustainability solutions tested daily at Ohio State
April 15, 2014 - Green is another color celebrated at Ohio State on a daily basis, and this Earth Day the university is being recognized for its sustainability efforts. Ohio State is a finalist for the 2014 Second Nature Climate Leadership Award, which recognizes innovation and leadership for sustainability, climate mitigation and adaptation.
Transfigurations: the Wexner Family Collection
April 09, 2014 - Ohio State’s center for the arts begins celebrating its 25th anniversary with an exhibition of profound works this fall.
April 03, 2014 - In Ethiopia, cervical cancer kills thousands of women each year, and stray rabid dogs routinely endanger the human population. Ohio State has partnered with academic institutions and service agencies in Ethiopia to tackle these issues and others with the bold goal of improving global health.
Ohio State's Denman Forum showcases undergrad research
March 20, 2014 - At Ohio State's Denman Forum, hundreds of undergraduate researchers show off their studies. Their projects seek to solve a gamut of complicated problems, from cancer to energy crises to discrimination.
A season of cartoon art at Ohio State
March 20, 2014 - Ohio State is home to the world’s largest collection of comic strip art — and the expert curators who can put it into context.
Aaron Craft timeline
March 12, 2014 - Over the last four years, Aaron Craft has given his all. This Ohio native son has shown grit on the basketball court, drive in the classroom, and compassion through community service. Here is a closer look at the backstory of Ohio State's beloved No. 4.
Winter arts at Ohio State
March 03, 2014
Ohio State, EWI team up with University of Michigan for high-tech materials, job creation
February 25, 2014 - What brings Buckeyes and Wolverines together? The promise of high-tech innovation and jobs.
Innovation at Ohio State
February 21, 2014 - Eureka! From a better ice cream cone to a vaccine that can prevent cancer in cats, the discovery of Freon for refrigeration to the use of ice cores, Ohio State has a long history of solving problems that affect our lives. See Ohio State discoveries and inventions through the years.
Buckeye love is in the air
February 13, 2014 - In February, Buckeyes share their love. We asked students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends to share their Ohio State love stories using #BuckeyeLove. Scroll through our Storify to read highlights from Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
February 03, 2014 - Congrats to Buckeye Olympians including Natalie Spooner, who helped Canada win gold.
A warm Buckeye welcome
January 31, 2014 - On January 30, Ohio State announced Dr. Michael Drake as the university's 15th president. The university community gave the president-designate and his wife, Brenda, a warm welcome--on campus and on the Web. Scroll through our Storify to see social media highlights.
Welcome, Dr. Michael Drake!
January 30, 2014 - On January 30th, 2014, Ohio State announced its 15th president: Michael Drake.
Winter arts at Ohio State
January 29, 2014 - This season, arts abound at Ohio State. International flair, classic tales and unlimited creativity shape the winter arts offerings.
January 21, 2014
The highest-tech band in the land
January 21, 2014
January 17, 2014
"Summer's heat or winter's cold"
January 02, 2014 - "Summer's heat or winter's cold, how firm thy friendship, O-hi-o." - Carmen Ohio.
A healthy 2014
December 30, 2013 - Want to make better health choices? Use Ohio State research as a guide.
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
December 27, 2013 - As Buckeyes look forward to a great 2014, Ohio State looks back at some highlights of the past year.
Congrats, grads! Autumn Commencement
December 16, 2013
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.
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.
December 02, 2013
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!
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.
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!
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
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.
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
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."
Interim President Joseph A. Alutto addresses University Senate
October 04, 2013
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
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
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
September 11, 2013 - Ohio State's game-day TV spot shines a spotlight on the student experience.
September 10, 2013 - When Buckeyes chase a world speed record, their education--and future careers--hit the fast lane.
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
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
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
August 02, 2013 - Congratulations to 1,809 new Ohio State alumni!
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.
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
July 16, 2013
Orientation: Welcome to Ohio State
July 11, 2013
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.
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
May 06, 2013 - Congrats, Buckeye alumni!
April 21, 2013 - From dancing for a cure to alternative break programs, Ohio State students are big on service.
President Gee's faculty address 2.0
April 15, 2013
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!
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
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!
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
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.
March 01, 2013 - Best of luck to the Buckeyes as they head into March Madness!
February 26, 2013 - Congratulations to Ohio State alumni who worked on the Oscar-winning Brave! Steve May, chief technology officer at Pixar, is one of several Buckeyes who worked on the film, the Best Animated Feature.
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.
Building Healthy Academic Communities
February 24, 2013
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
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.
African American Heritage Festival
January 27, 2013
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
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.
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.)
January 01, 2013 - New Year's brings a focus on healthy living. Have a goal to reach? Take Ohio State experts' advice.
United Black World Month: February at Ohio State
December 30, 2012
2012 Year in Review
December 26, 2012
Autumn Commencement 2012
December 17, 2012 - Congrats to 2,912 new Ohio State alumni!
November 24, 2012 - Thanks, Buckeyes and Coach Meyer, for a 12-0 season!
A cornucopia of research
November 19, 2012 - The holidays bring a big focus on food--but for Ohio State researchers, food safety is a yearlong job.
November 08, 2012 - From renewable energy to the link between health and food, Ohio State faculty are tackling major societal issues that affect everyday lives.
November 07, 2012 - On Veterans Day, Ohio State salutes servicemen and women at home (more than 3,000 on campus) and around the world.
The heart of innovation
October 27, 2012 - Ohio State is at the forefront of heart care, with cardiac specialists working side by side with researchers across campus to uncover the secrets of heart disease.
October 25, 2012 - Faculty experts and candidate visits turn Ohio State into an election lab for students.
Ohio State kicks off fundraising campaign
October 03, 2012 - But for Ohio State, the university's $2.5 billion fundraising campaign, will take Ohio State from excellence to eminence--using research and innovation to solve major world problems while supporting students and faculty on a world-class campus.
Fall arts at Ohio State
September 30, 2012 - Annie Leibovitz's work has been in magazines from Vanity Fair to Rolling Stone—and now, through a Wexner Center exhibition, the renowned American portrait photographer has a presence on Ohio State's campus.
Toward a cancer-free world
September 29, 2012 - Ohio State's work toward a cancer-free world is the focus of a new game-day TV spot.
President Gee's address to faculty
September 02, 2012
September 01, 2012 - This year's first fall TV spot, which airs during Ohio State football games, focuses on energy research—part of a major university push toward a more sustainable future.
What I Did This Summer
August 27, 2012 - From helping orphans in Ghana to going behind the scenes at ESPN and Disney, Ohio State students made the most of their summer break. Here, Buckeyes share their stories of service, studying, career-building, and sightseeing.
Scarlet and Gray Legacy
August 26, 2012 - When Coach Urban Meyer steps into the Shoe to coach his first game, he'll join a long line of Buckeye football coaches.
August 18, 2012 - Welcome Week is one of the most exciting times to be a Buckeye—whether you're a first-year student or an alum remembering your own college days!
August 13, 2012 - Congratulations, graduates!
SCARLET Laser Focus
August 09, 2012 - Ohio State's new SCARLET laser sets the stage for decades of research in areas as diverse as cancer therapy and fusion energy.
August 04, 2012 - Since 2009, Pelotonia riders have raised $25 million for cancer research. Every penny goes directly to innovative cancer research at Ohio State's Comprehensive Cancer Center-James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute.
Ohio State, Cleveland Clinic give patients longer, better lives
July 25, 2012 - Longer, better lives for patients. That's the goal of a new partnership between Ohio State and Cleveland Clinic.
July 23, 2012 - Best of luck to the Buckeyes competing in London!
July 09, 2012 - As World War II veterans returned to the beaches where they fought and survived, they shared stories with the Ohio State students at their sides. Now those memories—entrusted to Buckeyes—live on.
Spring Commencement 2012
June 11, 2012 - Congratulations to our new Ohio State alumni!
June 05, 2012 - One-third of American adults are obese--and it's not all because of poor diet and exercise habits. Ohio State researchers are finding out how to help.
Orientation at Ohio State
June 05, 2012
June 10: Ohio State's 400th Commencement
June 05, 2012 - Much has changed since 1878, when Ohio State graduated its first class of six alumni. But the university's commencement speeches stand the test of time. Read on for wise words to the grads, from 1892 to Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton.
May 30, 2012 - Outstanding Ohio State students have won prestigious awards, grants, and scholarships—bravo! It’s recognition that proves they’re in the big leagues.
May 18, 2012 - Expansion milestone May 21 at Ohio State's Wexner Medical Center
"A grand celebration of undergraduate research"
May 11, 2012 - At the Denman Forum, more than 600 students showed off research projects "from astronomy to zoology."
"We must be the architects of the university of the future."
May 03, 2012 - President Gee addresses the faculty.
May 03, 2012 - TEDx is dedicated to "ideas worth spreading." Buckeyes have plenty of those—so Ohio State students recently organized the first TEDxOhioStateUniversity.
May 01, 2012 - Lonnie Thompson and Ellen Mosley-Thompson made history by digging into Earth's distant past to illuminate future climate change. Now they've received one of the oldest and most prestigious science awards in the world: the Benjamin Franklin Medal.
African American Heritage Festival
April 29, 2012 - Ohio State's African American Heritage Festival has been a spring quarter tradition for 34 years.
April 29, 2012 - The Ohio State experience extends around the globe.
OSU Mobile App
April 29, 2012
April 19, 2012 - Each year, The Ohio State University recognizes excellence in teaching, service, and scholarship. As part of the induction into the highest echelon of teaching and service, President Gee and friends make surprise visits to honorees’ classrooms and labs to make the announcements.
African American Heritage Festival 2012
April 18, 2012
Invention to Innovation to Impact
April 05, 2012 - With a new Technology Commercialization headquarters at South Campus Gateway and an innovative partnership with Ohio University, Ohio State is intensifying its focus on bringing cutting-edge research to the marketplace.
What I Did This Spring
April 01, 2012 - Plenty of Ohio State students spend their spring break having fun in the sun. But for others, the end of March means service trips and study abroad opportunities.
March 25, 2012
President Obama Visits Ohio State
March 23, 2012 - On March 22, President Obama visited Ohio State's Center for Automotive Research, where he met students working on alternative energy.
March 18, 2012 - Congratulations, graduates!
Feature by category
March 06, 2012
Celebrating John Glenn
February 02, 2012 - Ohio State honors an extraordinary Ohioan on the 50th anniversary of his historic flight.
The Big Ideas
January 01, 2012 - Whether it's finding cancer early enough to save lives or revamping the way we think of "old folks' homes," seven Ohio State faculty members shared ideas to change the world.
O-H-I-O: Share your pride
December 16, 2011
Autumn Commencement 2011
December 12, 2011 - Congratulations, graduates!
Buckeyes welcome Coach Meyer
November 28, 2011
At their service
November 08, 2011 - Nearly 2,700 military veterans study and work at Ohio State. On Veterans Day, the university thanks them for their service.
O-H-I-O: Share your pride
November 06, 2011
October 31, 2011 - OSU Mobile app is now available for Android devices!
October 24, 2011 - Ohio State names comprehensive breast center to honor Stefanie Spielman.
Script Ohio's 75th anniversary
October 07, 2011 - This month marks the 75th anniversary of a beloved Buckeye tradition—Script Ohio.
President Gee Addresses the Faculty
October 06, 2011 - President's Address to the Faculty, October 4, 2011
A Conversation on Immigration
October 04, 2011 - Ohio State kicks off its year-long "Conversation on Immigration" with a sold-out visit from filmmaker Ken Burns—and some thoughts from President Gee.
Zero Waste at Ohio Stadium
September 30, 2011 - Football season is the perfect time to kick off an ambitious recycling effort at the 'Shoe.
Into the Wilds
September 27, 2011 - At the Wilds, Ohio State Professor Karen Goodell studies how and why bees thrive.
President Gee's State Tour
September 27, 2011 - Each summer, President Gee tours Ohio. The highlight: meeting "fiercely loyal Ohioans—11 million—who love Ohio State and who are its owners."
September 26, 2011
Welcome Week, Past and Present
September 14, 2011 - Ohio State has been welcoming new Buckeyes to campus for more than 135 years.
What I Did This Summer
September 07, 2011 - How did Ohio State students spend summer break? Read on to find out, in their own words.
September 07, 2011 - A decade after the 9/11 attacks, the Ohio State community reflects.
Summer Commencement 2011
August 29, 2011 - Congratulations to our new Ohio State alumni!
August 25, 2011 - A lot of people don't like spiders and snakes. But experts at Ohio State say these creepers don't deserve their bad reputations.
August 23, 2011 - Pelotonia 2011 has raised nearly $9 million to date--and every cent goes to cancer research at Ohio State.
July 18, 2011 - Through design competitions and collaboration with industry partners, engineering students get a chance to put their classroom knowledge to use.
June 28, 2011 - In the two years since Pelotonia started, riders have raised more than $12.3 million for cancer research. Every cent of that money goes directly to innovative cancer research at Ohio State's Comprehensive Cancer Center-James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute.
A dose of realism
June 21, 2011 - At the College of Nursing, a moulage guru gives students a safe—if gross—environment for learning.
Welcome to Ohio State
June 17, 2011 - Orientation 2011
Welcome to Ohio State
June 17, 2011 - Orientation 2011
Spring Commencement 2011
June 13, 2011 - Congratulations to our new Ohio State alumni!
Buckeyes in the Statehouse
June 08, 2011 - As an undergraduate, political science major Brittany Warner interned for Speaker of the House Bill Batchelder (also a Buckeye alum). When she graduates this spring, she'll join the ranks of other Ohio State alums working in state government.
May 31, 2011 - Congratulations to Ohio State students who've won prestigious awards, grants, and scholarships—recognition that once belonged only to Ivy League schools.
May 25, 2011 - Distinguished Professor Award
The 16th Annual Denman Undergraduate Research Forum
May 16, 2011 - S-stars, dance diving, history, memory, algorithms, and quantum individuality—hundreds of undergrads show off research projects at this year’s Denman Forum.
Edge of Light
May 05, 2011 - Ohio State researchers delve deep to study how one species of coral is surviving despite the odds—far from sunlight in a warming ocean.
Crowns of Campus
April 21, 2011 - Why trees matter at Ohio State
April 15, 2011 - Alumni Association pays tribute to alumni by sharing their stories
April 09, 2011 - Each year, The Ohio State University recognizes excellence in teaching, service, and scholarship. As part of the induction into the highest echelon of teaching and service, President Gee and friends make surprise visits to honorees’ classrooms and labs to make the announcements.
What I Did This Spring
April 07, 2011 - At Ohio State, spring break isn't all about the beach. See what these Buckeyes have to say about their spring break experiences, from service projects and research to study abroad.
Interact with Ohio State
April 01, 2011 - Facebook, Twitter, blogs and more!
Interact with Ohio State
April 01, 2011 - Facebook, Twitter, blogs, and more!
"What it means to be a Buckeye"
March 26, 2011
"What it means to be a Buckeye"
March 26, 2011 - Be a Buckeye: Apply to Ohio State!
Winter Commencement 2011
March 21, 2011 - Congratulations, graduates!
Countdown to March Madness
February 23, 2011
But for Ohio State
February 16, 2011 - With $100 million, Class of 1959 alum Les Wexner makes the largest philanthropic gift in university history. Find out what Ohio State means to Wexner. Then, tell us what it means to you and see what fellow Buckeyes have to say.
United Black World Month at Ohio State
January 31, 2011
What I Did This Winter
January 17, 2011 - How did Ohio State students spend winter break? Read on to find out, in their own words.
Water for the World
January 02, 2011 - In Peru, an interdisciplinary group of Ohio State students helps the community achieve access to clean water.