News & Notes
April 20, 2015 - President Barack Obama really didn’t have much of a choice as to how to begin his White House ceremony honoring the 2014 national-champion Ohio State Buckeyes on Monday.
April 17, 2015 - Ohio State University President Michael Drake is not afraid to make changes.
April 16, 2015 - Michael Drake is comfortable leading Ohio State University but the new president is still adjusting to its the size and scope of the school.
April 13, 2015 - The style of Ohio State University President Michael Drake understandably draws comparisons to his high-profile predecessor, E. Gordon Gee, who sported bow ties, posed for selfies with students and - some say - never forgot a name or face.
April 09, 2015 - During his first months as Ohio State’s 15th president, Michael V. Drake looked, listened and learned.
April 01, 2015 - I recently read a quote from Ohio State’s national champion wrestler that really struck me: “People do not come to Ohio State to be ordinary.”
April 01, 2015 - On March 31, 2015, President Michael V. Drake, MD, took the oath of office as Ohio State’s 15th president at his investiture ceremony.
March 31, 2015 - The Ohio State University will dedicate at least $400 million over five years to lowering the cost and improving the value of students’ Ohio State education, President Drake announced Tuesday.
March 30, 2015 - Drake will be formally installed as the university’s 15th president, outline his vision for the future of Ohio State.
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.