News & Notes
October 31, 2014 - In his first University Address, President Michael V. Drake discusses what it means to be a leading land-grant university in the 21st century.
October 15, 2014 - The Ohio State University at Lima welcomed OSU's new president to campus on Wednesday for his first visit, a city the president has wanted to visit ever since meeting a student from Lima 30 years ago.
October 14, 2014 - President Michael V. Drake cordially invites you to attend his first University Address during the University Senate meeting on Thursday, October 30, 2014.
October 09, 2014 - There are few diseases in this world as ubiquitous as cancer. Each of us likely knows someone – a parent, a colleague, a sibling, a friend – who has been affected by this indiscriminate disease.
October 03, 2014 - We are fortunate to have among us many extraordinary individuals who consistently share their talents with our community. With the fall semester under way, it is an excellent time to pause and recognize the contributions of these individuals.
September 16, 2014 - As a land-grant institution, The Ohio State University is committed to transforming lives — across the street as well as around the globe.
September 11, 2014 - As The Ohio State University welcomes its brightest class ever, U.S. News & World Report is again naming Ohio State the top public university in Ohio in its latest ranking of 268 national doctoral universities.
August 28, 2014 - The students who packed themselves into the frame for President Michael V. Drake’s selfie at the President’s Convocation Aug. 25 were once again part of a historically strong class of incoming students.
August 26, 2014 - As you begin the first day of a new and exciting year ahead, let me be among the first to welcome you home to The Ohio State University!
August 21, 2014 - While he is no longer Ohio State’s newest Buckeye, President Drake considers himself one of the proudest.
July 16, 2014 - Michael V. Drake is a man who wants to make a difference — locally to globally — and in Ohio State he saw “a bigger stage” and all the opportunities that the depth and breadth of the university present.
July 10, 2014 - President Michael V. Drake sees Ohio State’s main priorities as educating “the next generation of leaders” and creating “new knowledge” through research discoveries that help people around the globe as well as in Ohio.
July 09, 2014 - Iconic traditions, the land-grant mission to improve society and the chance to leverage Ohio State University’s sheer size attracted Michael Drake to the school, the new president told reporters Wednesday in his second week on the job.
July 02, 2014 - I write to share a bit about why I am looking forward to riding with Team Buckeye in Pelotonia later this summer.
June 30, 2014 - President Michael V. Drake spent his first day meeting with students, faculty and staff before taking part in a community-wide partnership that includes Ohio State and will improve the lives of people living on Columbus’ Near East Side.
June 30, 2014 - I am honored to join The Ohio State University today with the privilege of serving as the university's 15th president.
June 27, 2014 - Raised in a medical household, President-designate Michael V. Drake, MD, explains his views on the power of medicine and the land-grant mission.