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Michael Drake Appointed The Ohio State University’s 15th President

The Ohio State University Board of Trustees appointed Michael V. Drake as the university’s 15th president on January 30, 2014. Drake, who has been the chancellor of the University of California, Irvine, since 2005, is a medical doctor and member of both the Institute of Medicine and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Read more.

Ohio State Partners with Stamps Leadership Scholars Program

Ohio State recently announced it will join the prestigious Stamps Leadership Scholars Program, funded by the Stamps Family Charitable Foundation Inc. Read more.

Ohio State Named 2013 Diversion Rate Champion

For the second year in a row, Ohio State is the Diversion Rate Champion from the Gameday Recycling Challenge. Read more.

In Government

Mid-General Assembly Review

As the Ohio legislature begins their work on the second half of the 130th General Assembly, now is a good time to look back at some of the bigger higher education-related issues and look forward at what likely lies ahead for the remainder of the year. Read more.

Federal Legislative Update and Outlook

As the 113th Congress begins its second session, now is a good time to look back at the issues that have impacted the university and look forward to the 2014 federal legislative agenda. Read more.

Kasich Unveils Budget Proposal

Governor Kasich introduced his Executive Budget proposal for FY 2014-15 this week. Besides providing the appropriations for the agencies of state government, the proposed budget includes major policy reforms. Read more.