News & Notes
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 18, 2017 - A New Year's Greeting from President and Mrs. Michael V. Drake
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.
November 25, 2017 - President Michael V. Drake and University of Michigan President Mark S. Schlissel raise concerns about the Tax Reform and Jobs Act passed Nov. 16. - via The Columbus Dispatch
November 23, 2017
November 20, 2017 - The Ohio State University has selected two graduating seniors as recipients of the 2018 President’s Prize, the highest university recognition bestowed on exceptional students committed to making our world a better place through ambitious, transformational ideas and actions.
November 13, 2017
October 12, 2017 - Ohio State was established in 1870 to bring an excellent education within reach of all. Almost 150 years later, we continue to advance our founding land-grant mission while defining what it means to be a flagship public research university in the 21st century
September 28, 2017 - The Ohio State University’s strong commitment to teaching and learning has won the university national recognition.
September 28, 2017 - This unprecedented expansion of affordability efforts will close the remaining gap after state and federal aid.
September 28, 2017 - Ohio State faces off against 13 other schools in an effort to support civic engagement.
September 05, 2017 - Our university derives great strength from bringing together outstanding individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences. Inclusive excellence enriches our pursuit, discovery and sharing of knowledge.
August 25, 2017 - Ohio State's strategic plan, titled Time and Change, builds on our existing strengths by setting forth five pillars of broad focus.
August 07, 2017 - President Michael V. Drake visited more than a dozen towns and villages across Ohio during the two legs of his annual State Tour. View highlights.
Inaugural President’s Prize winner to highlight Unity Fridge project through ‘takeover’ of President Drake’s Twitter
June 06, 2017 - 2017 President's Prize winner Maggie Griffin took the reins of President Drake's Twitter account on June 8 to highlight her Unity Fridge project.
May 31, 2017 - Getting into college and making it through can be hard no matter what your circumstances. But for first-generation students — the first in their families to attend college — the challenges are even greater because they must tackle them largely on their own. - via The New York Times
April 26, 2017 - The Economic Club of Washington, D.C., President David M. Rubenstein led a discussion April 25 with Ohio State University President Michael Drake, Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust and Stanford University President Marc Tessier-Lavigne. - via Inside Higher Ed
April 17, 2017 - Jefferson Airplane guitarist Jorma Kaukonen spoke to students about his life and musical career during the Civil Rights era.