News & Notes
August 14, 2019
July 18, 2019 - President Michael V. Drake issued a statement in response to Gov. Mike DeWine signing the two-year budget bill on Thursday, July 18.
June 28, 2019 - Ohio State President Michael V. Drake shared his thoughts about the first leg of the 2019 Ohio State Tour in northwest Ohio. – via The Advertiser-Tribune
May 20, 2019 - President Michael V. Drake issued a statement in response to Gov. Mike DeWine's May 20, 2019 press conference on Richard Strauss.
May 17, 2019
April 04, 2019
March 15, 2019 - President Michael V. Drake issued a statement on the release of Gov. Mike DeWine's state budget.
March 05, 2019 - President Michael V. Drake issued a statement in response to Gov. Mike DeWine's 2019 State of the State Address.
February 20, 2019 - I am pleased to share that the university has announced Harold L. Paz, MD, as the Executive Vice President and Chancellor for Health Affairs at Ohio State.
February 12, 2019 - Our Ohio State community suffered a tragic loss with the death of Mansfield student Skylar Williams.
January 25, 2019 - The Ohio State University is one of the most dynamic and impactful universities in the nation. Thanks to the tremendous efforts of our faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends over the past year, many of our most significant indicators are accelerating: record number of applications, best prepared and most diverse incoming class and historic highs in graduation rates.
January 07, 2019 - Wishing all Ohio State students, faculty and staff a wonderful start to the new year and spring semester. Together, let's make 2019 the best year ever.
December 17, 2018 - A college degree is a bridge to economic security and a higher quality of life for many, but the investment can sometimes seem like a bridge too far — for even the most talented students and their families.
November 28, 2018 - At the annual meeting of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities earlier this month, I was privileged to hear Walter Isaacson, professor of history at Tulane and past CEO of the Aspen Institute, discuss the significant role universities play in making communities more resilient, creative and innovative.
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.