News and Notes

Sep 11, 2018

A Message from President Drake

As you may be aware, the university convened a task force in the spring to review suicide prevention efforts and mental health support services.
Aug 21, 2018

Autumn Semester Welcome to Staff and Faculty

I hope you had a wonderful summer. As we begin another academic year, I want to take a moment to share some updates.
Aug 21, 2018

Autumn Semester Welcome to Students

Whether you are #new2OSU or returning to campus, the spirit of a new academic year is in the air.
Jul 20, 2018

A Message from President Drake: Strauss Investigation Update

You have undoubtedly seen reports of various aspects of the investigation regarding the late Dr. Richard Strauss during his time as a university employee in the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s. Below is an additional update on the ongoing investigation.
Jun 26, 2018

President Drake’s 2018 State Tour highlights Ohio State’s far-reaching impact

President Michael V. Drake made a number of stops in northwest Ohio to experience Ohio State’s impact during the first leg of his annual State Tour June 20-21.
Jun 07, 2018

A Message from President Drake: Strauss Investigation Update

The university announced in April an independent external investigation of sexual misconduct allegations against Dr. Richard Strauss, a former university-employed physician. I write today to provide you with additional information.
Jun 01, 2018

Expanding access to an affordable and excellent Buckeye education

As part of our commitment to provide greater access, affordability and excellence, I am proud to announce the expansion of the Buckeye Opportunity Program. – via LinkedIn
May 23, 2018

All the difference in the world

Colleges and universities across the nation continue to focus on efforts to close the achievement gap at their institutions. At Ohio State, among a number of other steps, we have committed more than $100 million in additional need-based aid for low- and moderate-income students since 2015. – via LinkedIn
May 17, 2018

Ohio State joins statewide initiative to close attainment gap

This month, Ohio State awarded the largest number of degrees and certificates in university history at spring commencement. – via LinkedIn