News & Notes

A college degree may have become more valuable in 2000s

September 30, 2016 - A four-year college education provided Americans with a 12 to 14 percent private rate of return on their investment during the 2000s, a new analysis shows.

Buckeyes Give

September 30, 2016 - As we close this chapter on the most successful fundraising effort in the history of our university, we look back in awe at what has been accomplished.

But for Ohio State Campaign tops $3 billion

September 29, 2016 - The Ohio State University has concluded the most successful fundraising effort in its 146-year history, with contributions from what is believed to be the most donors ever to a higher education campaign.

Celebrating Ohio agriculture at the Farm Science Review

September 24, 2016 - The first day of the Farm Science Review was a day of celebration for Ohio State University leaders and stakeholders.

President Michael Drake Visits OSU Lima

September 23, 2016 - The Lima branch of the Ohio State University had a special visitor Friday. Ohio State president Dr. Michael Drake was on campus, touching base with faculty and staff to talk about different activities and programs going on in Lima's campus.

OSU-Lima’s Galvin Hall celebrates 50 years

September 23, 2016 - The effort that eventually led to Friday’s celebration of a half-century of existence for the Ohio State University-Lima campus began a little over 50 years ago with a phone call to longtime Lima mayor Harry Moyer at 6 a.m.

Ohio State Lima’s Galvin Hall turns 50; OSU marks half century on 565-acre site

September 20, 2016 - After a community drive to bring an Ohio State campus to Lima, the first building on the Ohio State campus opened 50 years ago this week, complete with classrooms, labs, gathering areas, library, bookstore and everything else students needed to succeed in their educational journeys.

Ohio State continues its campaign for affordable education

September 20, 2016 - But for Ohio State, Natalie Miller would not have had gained the experience and education she needed to pursue a career as a grain merchandiser. Miller said she is very fortunate to be able to have most of her education funded through scholarships.

7 central Ohio employers make adoption-friendly list

September 19, 2016 - Seven employers from central Ohio have made an annual list of top adoption friendly employers released by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.

Ohio State sets record for international student enrollment

September 19, 2016 - More international students than ever are attending Ohio State University in 2016.

People to Know: Michael Drake

September 16, 2016

Meet the first lady of Ohio State: Brenda Drake (video)

September 15, 2016 - ou’ve heard the saying behind every man is a better woman. You can say it holds true for Ohio State’s first couple.

Ohio State ranked 16th among public universities by U.S. News

September 13, 2016 - Ohio State is among the top 20 public universities in America, according to the latest rankings by U.S. News and World Report.

OSU president speaks at Harding High

September 07, 2016 - While much of Drake's speech centered around encouraging the students to pursue college as an option, he did offer some advice that he said would be useful to the students not only in the college application process, but in life generally.

A royal partner

September 06, 2016 - Prince Albert II of Monaco, a world-renown environmentalist, recently came to Ohio State to meet sustainability-minded students and learn about the university's award-winning Zero Waste program.

Ohio State University trustees approve reduced summer tuition

September 02, 2016 - The Ohio State University Board of Trustees today approved discounted tuition for summer term, effective summer 2017.

Valley is part of Buckeye Nation (Opinion)

August 29, 2016 - Visiting Northeastern Ohio as part of the university’s state tour highlighted the deep and varied connections we share.

Editorial: Class of 2020 OSU's brightest

August 25, 2016 - Ohio State University continues to rise in academic standing, attracting the smartest freshman class ever in its largest, most-competitive field of applicants.

Interview with President Michael Drake (audio)

August 25, 2016 - President Drake is interviewed on WTVN radio.

Ohio State among most sought-after colleges for Ohio seniors

August 24, 2016 - Ohio State University was the first choice for Ohio graduating seniors who sent their ACT scores to prospective colleges in 2016.