This February marks the 100th anniversary of an Ohio State tradition. Since 1915, the chimes have been part of University life, housed in one of the oldest and most unique buildings on campus. WOSU’s Tom Rieland has this profile on the Chimes of Orton Hall…
Ohio State Grad, Pro-Democracy Activist in Egypt Arrested
25 year old Ohio State University graduate Mohamed Soltan was arrested Sunday while protesting for democracy in Egypt. Security forces under the new interim government took him into custody. His current status remains unclear and his location is unknown.
Soltan’s friends and family in Columbus and in Washington D.C. are reported to be contacting Congressional leaders to find more information about his arrest and to help in his release.