News & Notes
March 25, 2015 - Dr. Michael Drake drew chuckles as he told of watching Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett's "learning process" when called in to replace starter Braxton Miller for the football team that eventually won the national championship in January.
March 12, 2015 - The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland has named Ohio State President Michael V. Drake to its Board of Trustees. Drake is one of three new trustees to join the board.
February 18, 2015 - President Michael V. Drake presents “Reaching for the Top: Music of the Civil Rights Era,” a complex story of social change movements and the role music played in them.
February 12, 2015 - In the spirit of February, a time to show appreciation and affection, I am delighted to see so many examples of #BuckeyeLove around campus.
Statement by President Drake on the Ohio Task Force on Affordability & Efficiency in Higher Education
February 10, 2015 - “I appreciate and value Gov. Kasich’s leadership that challenges universities and colleges to do more with less."
February 10, 2015 - President Michael V. Drake shares his hopes, plans and early impressions in an interview with Ohio State Alumni magazine.
February 02, 2015 - Governor Kasich’s continued leadership in higher education is good news for students and for jobs.
January 13, 2015 - What a thrilling victory!
January 12, 2015 - Happy 2015! I am pleased to welcome our students back to campus, bringing with them the energy and promise of a fresh start.
January 12, 2015 - For almost as long as there has been an Ohio State, there has been Ohio State football.
January 07, 2015 - Ohio State University President Michael Drake will be getting quite a culture shock next week.
January 02, 2015 - Victory was so sweet in New Orleans on Jan. 1 for the Buckeyes, as they bested No. 1 Alabama in the Sugar Bowl and punched their ticket to the inaugural College Football Playoff National Championship.
January 02, 2015 - "All of Buckeye Nation is celebrating this outstanding victory."
December 31, 2014 - Ohio State President Michael V. Drake isn’t getting his first taste of championship football this year. His initial experience came when he was a youngster hearing stories about the championship exploits of his father.
December 29, 2014 - A New Year's Greeting from President and Mrs. Michael V. Drake
December 17, 2014 - Ohio State University will lead a coalition of local social-service agencies to provide a new Head Start early-education program for low-income Columbus residents next year.
December 16, 2014 - The autumn semester is winding to a close, with exam week nearly complete, and preparations for commencement and the holidays underway.
December 09, 2014 - Over the past year, the president of Ohio State University and an OSU search committee each worked to narrow separate lists of potential leaders of the Wexner Medical Center.
December 08, 2014 - Dr. Sheldon Retchin emerged quickly from a slate of 150 potential recruits for CEO of Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, with no less a champion than new university President Dr. Michael Drake.
December 08, 2014 - I am pleased to announce that Dr. Sheldon Retchin of Virginia Commonwealth University has accepted our offer to serve as executive vice president of health sciences and CEO of the Wexner Medical Center, effective March 2, 2015, subject to approval by the Board of Trustees