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OSU Looking Into Braxton Miller Photo

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Miller quickly deleted the photo of him marketing Advocare products.
8:33AM
March
26, 2015

Ohio State University is looking into a potential NCAA rules violation by quarterback Braxton Miller after he posted a photo of himself promoting health supplements on Instagram.

House Vote Nears On Ohio Charter School Changes

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Stricter reviews on low performing Ohio charter schools are part of a bill in the Ohio House that could pass Thursday.
7:26AM
March
26, 2015

A bill cracking down on low-performing Ohio charter schools and imposing a host of new accountability standards on sponsors could hit the House floor Thursday before lawmakers leave for spring break.

OSU Chief Financial Officer to Leave In May

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Geoffrey Chatas says he will leave Ohio to pursue another opportunity.
1:22PM
March 18, 2015

Ohio State University announced today its senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer will be leaving in May.

Olentangy Elementary Teacher Arrested For Rape

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Rausenberg, 39, was arrested Monday night in Columbus and booked in the Delaware County Jail.
9:01AM
March 17, 2015

Arrowhead Elementary School teacher Matthew Rausenberg was arrested late Monday on felony rape and gross sexual imposition charges.

Columbus Library’s Main Branch To Close Until Aug., 2016

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Columbus Metropolitan Library
3:15PM
March 10, 2015

Columbus Metropolitan Library officials have changed plans regarding the main downtown branch. Officials now say the building on Grant Avenue will be closed while renovations take place.

Ohio’s Largest Online Charter Spent $2M On Ads To Attract Students

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Ads for the online charter schools portray it as a haven for young parents and students who've been bullied.
8:55AM
March 9, 2015

Ohio’s largest online charter school reported at least $2.27 million spent last school year on advertising to attract students.

Brutus The Buckeye Turning 50

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The original Brutus the Buckeye was made of paper mache.
7:37AM
March
9, 2015

Brutus the Buckeye was created in 1965 out of a contest to find the next mascot, and he’s come a long way since those early days of papier-mâché.

Police Consider Changes Ahead Of Ohio State Football Season

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5:10PM
March 7, 2015

Columbus police say they’ll improve social media monitoring, revisit arrest policies and consider additional equipment before Ohio State University’s football season begins this fall.

Ohio’s Public Universities Owe $6.5 Billion In Debt

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5:04PM
March
7, 2015

Ohio’s 14 public universities owe $6.5 billion for debt mostly created by what some education experts call unnecessary campus building booms.

Teachers At Columbus Charter School Vote To Unionize

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A classroom at Franklinton Preparatory Academy on Chicago Avenue.
12:46PM
March
6, 2015

Teachers at a Columbus charter high school have narrowly voted to form a union. But the election outcome is contested.