News and Notes

Nov 17, 2016

Ohio State joins national initiative to increase research about women and girls of color

November 17, 2016 - Ohio State is among more than 50 member institutions uniting to address a call for action issued by the White House to increase understanding and highlight the status of women and girls of color – a growing demographic in the United States that remains underrepresented in academic research. – via Ohio State News
Nov 12, 2016

A Message to the Buckeye Community: Moving forward together

We pride ourselves on being an inclusive, welcoming and ultimately safe place for people and ideas from all corners of our society and all around the world.
Nov 10, 2016

A Message from President Drake: Reflecting on our shared future

As a university, we exist to create knowledge, explore ideas and welcome diverse opinions in an atmosphere that is open, collegial and safe for each of us.
Oct 26, 2016

Education Insider: Ohio State’s Drake to lead top universities’ association

October 26, 2016 - Ohio State President Dr. Michael V. Drake is the newly elected vice chairman of the American Association of Universities. The election means that Drake will be elevated to the chairman position for 2017-18. – via The Columbus Dispatch
Oct 25, 2016

Ohio State President Michael V. Drake named vice chair of Association of American Universities board of directors

October 25, 2016 - President Michael V. Drake, MD, has been named vice chair of the Association of American Universities (AAU) board of directors. The action comes 100 years after Ohio State joined the prestigious group in 1916. – via Ohio State News
Oct 24, 2016

Advancing our academic reputation

October 24, 2016 - The But for Ohio State Campaign helped the university improve its academic prowess through the creation of new opportunities for faculty. – via Ohio State News
Oct 20, 2016

A Message from President Drake: Strategic planning process

With the fall semester at its midpoint, I want to take a moment to thank you for your continued excellence as Buckeyes as well as share an important next step in how we will advance our academic mission — and strengthen our position as a nationally competitive flagship institution.
Oct 12, 2016

Legends and Legacies

October 12, 2016 - As recipients of the King Arts Complex’s 10th Annual Legends & Legacies Award, Ohio State President Michael V. Drake and Brenda J. Drake were recognized for a combined legacy of service that extends around the nation and across more than 40 years. – via Ohio State Features
Oct 10, 2016

Creating student opportunities

October 10, 2016 - The But for Ohio State Campaign helped the university create opportunity by funding scholarships that supported more than 40,000 students. – via Ohio State Features