RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

The Ohio State University

A collection of news and information related to The Ohio State University published by this site and its partners.

Top The Ohio State University Articles

Displaying items 73-84
  • Teen's death: a matter of race or self-defense?

    On a warm July night, an African-American teenager with a ready smile and plans for the future lay dying on the side of a Pasadena road after a beating, allegedly by six young white men. To some, including many black residents of Anne Arundel County, the...
  • 2003 All-Metro girls indoor track

    GIRLS PERFORMER OF THE YEAR Novia Brown Milford Mill, senior Also the All-Metro Performer of the Year last winter, she seems to set a state indoor track record every time she races. Brown, who set a Class 3A state mark in the 300-meter dash with a time...
  • UCF joins with other universities to help low-income students graduate

    UCF joins with other universities to help low-income students graduate
    The University of Central Florida and major universities from 10 other states have joined to help students from low-income families earn college degrees, hoping that by sharing ideas all the institutions will see graduation rates rise. UCF President...
  • Scientists: Bad fracking wells taint water

    WASHINGTON Faulty fracking wells are to blame for drinking water contamination in Texas and Pennsylvania, according to new findings from researchers at five universities. "People's water has been harmed by drilling," said Robert Jackson, a professor of...
  • Drones may provide big lift to agriculture when FAA allows their use

    Drones may provide big lift to agriculture when FAA allows their use
    When Steve Morris began building unmanned aerial systems in the late 1990s, he envisioned flying them over fields and collecting data that would be useful to farmers. But after the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, drones became largely associated with...
  • Most asthmatic kids lack health management plans at school

    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In Chicago, most kids with asthma or food allergies don't have a health management form on file at school, a new study shows. The problem is typical of other cities, too, experts say – and it puts these children at...
  • Virginia Tech faithful descend upon Ohio State

     Virginia Tech faithful descend upon Ohio State
    COLUMBUS, Ohio — Chad Willis half expected to be cuffed and frog-marched out of Ohio Stadium on Friday morning. He was trespassing, after all, and perhaps most criminal, he was wearing a Virginia Tech golf shirt. But the security guard couldn't...
  • Interim UC Irvine chancellor nominated for permanent post

    Interim UC Irvine chancellor nominated for permanent post
    Howard Gillman, a political scientist who has been interim chancellor of UC Irvine since July, is being nominated to become the permanent head of the massive Orange County campus. Gillman became temporary chancellor of the 29,000-student school after...
  • USC's Steve Sarkisian hopes fans can embrace break with tradition

    USC's Steve Sarkisian hopes fans can embrace break with tradition
    There is a certain traditional look to USC football. Traveler, the white horse, races down the sidelines during home games, right past the iconic USC song girls. The Trojans marching band performs "Fight On" after every USC first down. And fans need a...
  • Campus debit cards aren't always the smartest choice

    For students heading to college this fall, signing up for the debit card that's promoted on campus may seem like the obvious choice, but consumer advocates say it's best to shop around. In a recent post on its website, the Consumer Financial Protection...
  • Where are first graduates of Urban Prep?

    Where are first graduates of Urban Prep?
    As a student in the first class of Urban Prep Charter Academy for Young Men, Tyler Beck found himself enveloped in a nurturing environment where teachers came in early and stayed late to help tutor struggling students. There, the boys formed a brotherhood...
  • Young black professionals come back to Akron for back-to-school drive

    Steve King came home. So did his boyhood friend, Eric Fletcher. Their return to Akron didn't bring ESPN cameras or gushing broadcasters. There was no Twitter frenzy or billboards. There were, however, tons of hugs for the two former Akron men, who...