News & Announcements
Latest round of Opioid Innovation Fund grants will bring more resources to Ohio communities
In its second annual round of funding, Ohio State’s Opioid Innovation Fund has awarded eight multidisciplinary teams a total of nearly $500,000 for prevention, treatment and recovery projects designed to mitigate the crisis racking Ohio and the nation.Learn More
Register for 2019 Brain Health and Performance Summit
Register for Ohio State’s 2019 Brain Health & Performance Summit June 5-7 at the Marriott Columbus university area. Flexible, one, two and three day sessions are available to fit your schedule. Don’t miss the opportunity to hear from top Ohio State physicians and researchers including experts from across the country on concussion management, mental health and wellness etc.Register Here
Coffee with Mike Hofherr: Technology in Education Information Session
Mike Hofherr's personally inviting faculty to sign up for a series of information sessions in Mount Hall this summer. The goal is to discuss university technology and the role it plays in education at Ohio State over coffee. This will take place on Friday, June 21 from 1 - 2:30 PM.Learn More Here
Digital Flagship Educators applications open
Digital Flagship Educators cohorts are an opportunity for instructors and graduate students to receive the same technology kit as students, along with training around best practices and technology integration. Applications are open now and will close Monday, July 1, with new options for both individual and departmental participation.Read More Here
Breakfast with Mike Hofherr: Technology in Education information session
Mike Hofherr's personally inviting faculty to sign up for a series of information sessions in Mount Hall this summer. The goal is to discuss university technology and the role it plays in education at Ohio State while eating breakfast. It will take place on Friday, July 12 from 8:30 - 10 AMLearn More Here
More than 150 researchers honored at faculty recognition program
Over the past year, faculty received a record-breaking number of prestigious national and international awards. To celebrate their achievements, the Office of the President and the Office of Research hosted a Faculty Recognition Reception on April 22, 2019, at the Faculty Club. Over 150 awardees were recognized throughout the evening.
Distinguished faculty award winners announced
The 2019 winners of the four distinguished faculty awards have been announced, including the recipients of the Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching, the Provost's Award for Distinguished Teaching by a Lecturer, the President and Provost's Award for Distinguished Faculty Service, and the Distinguished Scholar Award.
Ohio State Mansfield and FFAR launch $2 Million food system project
The Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) awarded a matching grant to the Ohio State University at Mansfield to launch a $2 million dollar urban sustainable food system project that will increase access to fruits, vegetables and other specialty crops while supporting the local economy.
Fairchild selected as next dean of the College of Public Health
Amy Lauren Fairchild, PhD, MPH, has accepted an offer to serve as dean of the College of Public Health. She will begin her term July 1, 2019, pending Board of Trustees approval. She joins Ohio State after serving as Texas A&M's associate vice president for faculty and academic affairs in the Health Science Center and as a professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management.
Overhauled Gen Ed program to begin autumn 2021
The University Senate has overwhelmingly approved the first major overhaul of Ohio State’s General Education curriculum since its creation more than 30 years ago. The university will now begin working on detailed implementation plans so that the new GE program can launch in Autumn Semester 2021, providing a cohesive academic foundation for a generation of future Buckeyes.