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Less scheduling leads to more fun
July 26, 2017 - Nothing ruins a potentially fun event like putting it on your calendar. A series of studies has shown that scheduling a simple, fun event like seeing a movie or grabbing a cup of coffee led people to enjoy these events less than if they just left them unplanned.
A false sense of sun security
June 28, 2017 - The sun is peeking from behind the clouds; the weather’s warming up; and many are ready for the sultry days of summer. More time outside comes with more exposure to harmful UV rays. With all the sunscreen options on store shelves, picking the correct one (and following the instructions) can be confusing.
Finding balance in a stressful world
May 31, 2017 - Stress. It can affect relationships. Raise cortisol levels. Weaken your immune system and wreak havoc on your long-term health. So, how can you find an equilibrium? Ohio State's chief wellness officer Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk provides insight.
May 17, 2017 - Thousands of new Buckeyes will visit Ohio State’s campus this summer. What will they discover?
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.
Glass Breakers 2017
April 06, 2017 - Ohio State celebrates five women who’ve shaped the university’s culture.
A dialogue that will endure
March 28, 2017 - The discussion of women in STEM is changing the game.
Leveling the scales
March 03, 2017 - Ohio State's Center for Ethics and Human Values is focusing its academic might on the far-reaching problem of inequality.
The benefits of owning a pet
January 17, 2017 - Ohio State's Rustin Moore shares insight into some of the benefits that pets bring to their owners
Simple steps to a healthy New Year
January 01, 2017 - Ohio State's leading wellness expert shares some simple but often overlooked ways to live a healthier life in 2017.
Leaving a lasting legacy
December 16, 2016 - American icon John Glenn has left an Ohio State legacy that will endure for generations.
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.
A Thanksgiving home away from home
November 18, 2016 - Ohio State's Thanksgiving dinner has provided fellowship for the campus community since 1992.
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.
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.
Legends and legacies
October 12, 2016 - Drakes recognized for leadership excellence and community commitment with award from Columbus's King Arts Complex.
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
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.
August 17, 2016 - The Ohio State Tour connected the university with students, alumni, business leaders and legislators throughout the state.
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.
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
July 05, 2016 - Ohio State alumnus and executive vice president and provost Bruce McPheron brings an experienced Buckeye background to his new role.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
'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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.