News & Notes
November 15, 2018 - I write to provide the latest update on the independent sexual misconduct investigation of former university employee Dr. Richard Strauss, who died in 2005.
November 13, 2018 - As Buckeyes, we are steadfast in our commitment to improving lives in Ohio and beyond.
October 29, 2018
September 11, 2018 - As you may be aware, the university convened a task force in the spring to review suicide prevention efforts and mental health support services. Read more.
August 21, 2018 - I hope you had a wonderful summer. As we begin another academic year, I want to take a moment to share some updates.
August 21, 2018 - Whether you are #new2OSU or returning to campus, the spirit of a new academic year is in the air.
June 04, 2018 - Low- and moderate-income students at Ohio State’s five regional campuses soon will have unprecedented support to cover the cost of their tuition and mandatory fees.
May 06, 2018 - Just in time for commencement, spring is finally — and thankfully — in full bloom. As always, it has been an exciting semester and academic year.
May 03, 2018 - President Michael V. Drake provides an update on the independent external investigation of sexual misconduct allegations against a former university-employed physician.
May 02, 2018 - President Michael V. Drake, Kenyon College President Sean Decatur, and Chancellor Emeritus of the University of Maryland Brit Kirwan discussed the important work of the American Talent Initiative during a panel discussion Wednesday, May 2, 2018.
April 30, 2018 - Ohio State President Michael V. Drake, University of Oregon President Michael Schill and University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel discuss ways to measure how much a university education is worth. – via The Conversation
April 29, 2018 - The University Innovation Alliance, of which Ohio State and President Michael V. Drake are founding members, is featured on CBS News’ 60 Minutes.
April 20, 2018 - College access and affordability: It's a common topic in higher education — because college is the one place that can really be a catapult when it comes to moving up the economic ladder. - via NPR
April 13, 2018 - Nothing is more difficult for our campus than losing young lives. We feel each loss from many different perspectives.
April 09, 2018 - Two recent tragic incidents on our campus have resulted in the death of a student and in serious injury to a former student.
March 21, 2018 - President Michael V. Drake discuses Ohio State's participation in the American Talent Initiative and the importance of increasing higher education access and affordability. - via The Columbus Dispatch
January 09, 2018 - Read and watch President Michael V. Drake’s 2018 State of the University Address, given on Thursday, January 25, 2018.
January 08, 2018 - The new year provides the opportunity to forge ahead with renewed energy. As we consider our past and plan for our future, I am pleased to report that the value of an Ohio State education — and our momentum as a university — have never been greater.
December 01, 2017 - President Michael V. Drake discusses Ohio State's momentum. - via Smart Business Magazine
November 27, 2017 - Last November, Buckeye Nation came together in the wake of an attack on our Columbus campus. A year later, we remain firmly united — secure in the knowledge that we are defined by our strength and our solidarity during challenging and uncertain times.