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I am thrilled to begin my time as president at Ohio State and join you on our campuses for the spring semester. The primary reason I was drawn to this university is its students, faculty and staff – your eagerness to learn, your dedication to service, and your desire to better yourselves and our communities... Continue reading

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President Carter samples food from Espress-OH as Interim Associate Vice President for the Residential Experience Zia Ahmed explains the menu

Ohio State Dining Services shows President Carter how campus is fed

Ohio State News — From soup to nuts, Ohio State University President Walter “Ted” Carter Jr. received a behind-the-scenes look at some of the dining operations at the Ohio Union.

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In first board meeting as president, Ohio State's Ted Carter addresses Buckeye “passion”

The Columbus Dispatch — The last Ohio State University Board of Trustees meeting Ted Carter attended was in August on the day he was formally announced as the university's 17th president. “It was a day I will never forget,” he told trustees at the Longaberger Alumni House.

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