News & Notes
July 16, 2016 - Ohio State University President Michael Drake and other university officials visited Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. on Friday for tire-related presentations.
July 16, 2016 - Stepping onto a bus Thursday to greet a group of Buckeyes about to embark on an outreach tour of the state, Ohio State University President Dr. Michael V. Drake gave the expected greeting: “ O-H!"
July 11, 2016 - The problem is persistent. And it’s everywhere. Even though its impossibly large numbers are void of meaning for many: Fifty million Americans don’t know where their next meal is coming from. In Ohio, 2 million people are hungry. And 21 percent of children here in Franklin County are food insecure.
July 07, 2016 - Ohio State University President Michael Drake and the Buckeye Bus with Ohio State students and staff visited the National First Ladies’ Library Thursday as part of a multi-day northeast Ohio tour that has stretched from Medina to Mansfield and Youngstown. Drake discussed how Ohio State is trying to help low- and medium-income families afford college.
July 06, 2016 - The president of Ohio State stopped in Youngstown Wednesday afternoon to announce that the city’s college-bound students can attend his school for free. President Michael Drake spoke to a crowd of 40 parents and students at the Choffin Career and Technical Center. He was part of a panel discussing accessibility, affordability and excellence of a college education.
July 06, 2016 - Cametreus Clardy, a 2011 East High School graduate, earned his bachelor’s degree in special education in May from Ohio State University and heads this fall to Vanderbilt University to earn a master’s degree.
July 06, 2016 - Devon Alexander said he will think of Next Generation Films when he goes to the grocery store. Next Generation specializes in blown films such as the kind used to package cereal, meats, etc.
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June 23, 2016 - Researchers and facilities at The Ohio State University will play a central role as the collaborative Smart City team comes together under an unprecedented $140 million program to transform Central Ohio into the nation’s premier transportation innovation region.
June 21, 2016 - Ohio State University President Michael V. Drake will spend two days meeting with students, alumni, and business and community leaders in Cincinnati this week.
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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.
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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.
April 19, 2016 - Ohio State recently founded the President’s Prize in order to support graduating seniors who are passionate about social change. Starting this year, two will be chosen annually as President’s Prize scholars.
April 13, 2016 - Third in the nation. That’s where Ohio ranks in the number of families that must skip meals or eat less because they don’t have resources to put food on the table. Members of 17.4 million households nationwide face this same dilemma. This April, Ohio State alumni are asked to help through Buckeyes Give: Month of Service.