News and Notes

Oct 19, 2022

Ohio State faculty, students share racial justice work at symposium

During the Seed Fund for Racial Justice Symposium, Ohio State University faculty, staff and students discussed work they have collaborated on with community partners to bring about positive social change. In welcoming attendees to the event, President Kristina M. Johnson said the fund is part of an array of university programs that promote diversity, equity and inclusion.
Oct 17, 2022

Ohio State honored with 2022 Governor’s Inclusive Employer Award

The Ohio State University and the Wexner Medical Center were honored with the 2022 Governor’s Inclusive Employer Award. “It’s such a great privilege for The Ohio State University to be recognized as an inclusive workplace, from our recruitment and hiring practices to supporting our faculty, staff and students with workplace accommodations and accessibility,” President Kristina M. Johnson said.
Sep 29, 2022

Ohio State names innovation district Carmenton

The Ohio State University has announced the new name of the growing innovation district on the university’s west campus: Carmenton. Ohio State President Kristina M. Johnson joined government, industry and university leaders today in Carmenton to highlight the progress in the district and point to the future.
Sep 19, 2022

Caring for Our Communities through Buckeyes for Charity

The 2022 Buckeyes for Charity campaign is now underway. Through November 4, we can help strengthen our communities by contributing to nonprofit organizations throughout Ohio.
Sep 15, 2022

Notes from a Fellow Buckeye

The new semester started with great enthusiasm, and I am thrilled to have already met so many dynamic Buckeyes on the Oval during events like the Student Involvement Fair and our season-opening games. It was a blast to join so many of you in the 'Shoe last weekend for our victory over Arkansas State!
Sep 12, 2022

Ohio State president helps Intel break ground in the Silicon Heartland

On a sunlit afternoon at the center of the Silicon Heartland, President Joe Biden joined Ohio State President Kristina M. Johnson, Gov. Mike DeWine and Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger to celebrate the groundbreaking for two advanced chipmaking facilities.
Sep 12, 2022

Pokagon Potawatomi baskets presented to Ohio State

Ohio State University President Kristina M. Johnson recently joined Ohio State Newark Dean William MacDonald for the presentation of a hand-crafted black ash basket made by noted Pokagon Potawatomi artist Jenny (Brown) Chapman.
Sep 09, 2022

Buckeyes, Wolverines putting rivalries aside in name of 'Silicon Heartland'

Restoring America’s semiconductor industry requires an all-hands-on-deck approach that replaces competitiveness with cooperation and places partnerships above partisanship and divisions.
Aug 30, 2022

Ohio State President Johnson prepares for another memorable season

It’s the Scarlet & Gray, versus Blue & Gold as The Ohio State University faces off against Notre Dame in a first-week matchup at home in The Shoe. President Johnson is ready. Her Buckeye Pride is always on display. - via ABC6 Columbus