News and Notes

Nov 15, 2018

A Message from President Drake

I write to provide the latest update on the independent sexual misconduct investigation of former university employee Dr. Richard Strauss, who died in 2005.
Nov 13, 2018

Buckeyes Give Thanks

As Buckeyes, we are steadfast in our commitment to improving lives in Ohio and beyond.
Oct 29, 2018

Statement from President Michael V. Drake on the Pittsburgh synagogue shootings

On behalf of The Ohio State University, Brenda and I want to express our horror and sadness following the tragic loss of life at Tree of Life synagogue.
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.