News & Announcements
Ohio State's Online Undergrad Programs Ranked #1
The exact formula is a secret. We have some ideas, however, about how U.S. News and World Report came to name The Ohio State University the best for online undergraduate education.Learn More
Conference on Excellence in Teaching & Learning Call for Proposals
The conference provides a venue for members of The Ohio State University community to share innovative, interesting, evidence-based ideas for the improvement of teaching effectiveness and student learning outcomes. The deadline to submit a proposal is Monday, Jan. 22.Submit a Proposal
Attend the Community Engagement Conference
The Community Engagement Conference on Wednesday, Jan. 24, and Thursday, Jan. 25, brings together faculty, staff, students and community partners to focus on professional development, networking and potential engagement partnerships, centering on the theme of Partnering to Advance Health and Wellness.Community Engagement Conference
Distinguished Staff Awards
The Distinguished Staff Awards recognize and celebrate staff who have made an impact at The Ohio State University. It is the highest honor bestowed upon Ohio State staff members. Each recipient receives a $1,500 cash award, an increase of $700 to his or her base salary and a commemorative trophy. Additionally, the recipients are honored at a spring luncheon and recognized on the field during an Ohio State football game. The nomination deadline has been extended and is now Monday, Jan. 29, at 5 p.m.Read more and Nominate
Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Awards
The Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award celebrates diversity efforts at Ohio State and rewards individuals and groups for their commitment to diversity. Each recipient receives a commemorative certificate and $1,200 cash award, along with being honored during a spring event and recognized on the field during an Ohio State football game. Award nominees may include campus organizations, academic units or teams, students, alumni, faculty or staff who have implemented policies, procedures or programs to enhance diversity on the basis of any diversity qualities. The nomination deadline has been extended and is now Monday, Jan. 29, at 5 p.m.Read more and Nominate
Facilities Operations and Development recognized as leader in sustainable practices with APPA Sustainability Award
The Ohio State University Facilities Operations and Development (FOD) has received the 2017 APPA Sustainability Award. FOD’s sustainability work includes recycling and zero waste initiatives, green building guidelines, energy conservation projects and more.
Collaborative to Advance Equity Through Research
The Collaborative@OSU, part of a national consortium to develop new opportunities for scholarly research about women and girls of color, is hosting a Writing Retreat July 10th-11th, 9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. in the 18th Avenue Library Research Commons. Participants must RSVP by Monday, July 3rd.
Drug Discovery Research Could Lead to Improved Cancer Treatment
The Ohio State University at Newark Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry Ozlem Dogan Ekici and several of her students are conducting drug discovery research which could extend or save the lives of those suffering from Multiple myeloma. Multiple myeloma is a blood cancer that develops in the plasma cells found in bone marrow.
Joseph Brandesky tapped as interim dean and director for Lima campus
Joseph E. Brandesky Jr., PhD, The Martha W. Farmer Endowed Professor in Theatre and professor, Department of Theatre at the Ohio State University at Lima, will serve as the interim dean and director of our Lima campus. Subject to approval by the university's Board of Trustees, Professor Brandesky's appointment is effective July 8, 2017.
Vice Provost Wayne Carlson announces retirement
Wayne E. Carlson, PhD, vice provost for undergraduate studies and dean of undergraduate education, has announced his decision to retire from the university. Vice Provost Carlson's tenure at Ohio State has resulted in significant improvements for students, faculty, staff, administrators and support units in the colleges and on each of our campuses.