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Alleviating Poverty Through Social Entrepreneurship

11:58AM
April
25, 2011

The Alleviating Poverty Through Entrepreneurship Summit held at Ohio State brings together students, business leaders, and entrepreneurs to create ideas that will empower people.

The Complex Field of Welding

1:24PM
September
3, 2010

Step inside the partnership between Ohio State and the Edison Welding Institute as these specialized emerging professionals design the products and create the jobs of tomorrow.

Ohio State’s International Poverty Solutions Collaborative

1:05PM
September
3, 2010

Take a walk with a team of researchers at Ohio State’s new International Center for Poverty Solutions as they hear first-hand what we can do to help more people attain self-sufficiency.

Chemists Making Big Discoveries

1:23PM
August
27, 2010

See how chemistry might just provide the secret element to making a battery-powered world reality.

Kip Camp Broadens Minds

3:01PM
May
27, 2010

Kip Camp is an intense and fun way to get a handle on the Digital Revolution. The Ohio State University’s Kiplinger Program offers this three-day course to mid-career professionals who are looking to broaden their social media skills and open their minds to the future of communications.

The Future beyond Oil

2:53PM
May
27, 2010

Moving Ahead: Part 2 Over 80 thought leaders have been brought together by The Ohio State University for the Moving Ahead 2010 conference to discuss the future of transportation and sustainable energy. With more than 800 business, academic, and government leaders in attendance from over 150 institutions, the conference has opened a dialogue that will [...]

A Sustainable Future

2:37PM
May
27, 2010

Moving Ahead: Part 1 Over 80 thought leaders have been brought together by The Ohio State University for the Moving Ahead 2010 conference to discuss the future of transportation and sustainable energy. With more than 800 business, academic, and government leaders in attendance from over 150 institutions, the conference has opened a dialogue that will [...]

Ohio State Helps Find a Gasoline Replacement

2:10PM
April
27, 2010

Researchers at The Ohio State University help an Ohio entrepreneur create a gasoline replacement. Butanol is a biofuel that works in a vehicle the same way gasoline does. Later, a community in Wyandot County leads the way with the largest solar array in the Mid-West.

Ohio State Helps Power the Future

1:06PM
April
27, 2010

Ohio State researchers work on anaerobic digestion that creates methane biofuel, a groundbreaking new way to produce energy. They are collaborating with Ohio companies to develop green energy solutions to help power our future.

A Visit to Cameroon

12:29PM
March
23, 2010

In Cameroon, a system for sharing grazing lands has developed organically without the benefit of governments or bureaucracies. Dr. Mark Moritz from the Department of Anthropology looks at the culture in detail.