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New OSU President Outlines Priorities

OSU President Michael Drake outlined some of his priorities with reporters after about a week on campus.
July 9, 2014

Ohio State University’s new president is settling in after about a week on the job. Michael Drake sat down with reporters to outline some of his priorities as he begins his tenure on campus.

Concealed Carry Group Sues OSU Over Gun Ban

The lawsuit says the OSU policy violates state law because it bans students from keeping guns locked in their cars, which is permitted at universities under state law.
July 8, 2014

A pro concealed carry group has filed suit against Ohio State University, saying the school’s gun ban is too broad and violates state law.

Drake Takes Over At OSU

Drake, the university's first black president, begins work today.
June 30, 2014

Michael Drake becomes the first African-American president at Ohio State University when he assumes the school’s top post today.

Sentencing Delayed For Former OSU Pediatrician In Child Porn Case

Pelloski has cited a troubled childhood and his own sexual abuse as a boy as he seeks a lighter sentence.
2, 2014

The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Columbus says the defense requested the postponement of Friday’s scheduled sentencing for Christopher Pelloski, former director of Ohio State University’s pediatric cancer radiation program.

Mumps Cases Spread To Columbus State Community College

Columbus State Community College's Davidson Hall in downtown Columbus.
April 17, 2014

Columbus health officials say they’ve confirmed 2 cases of mumps at Columbus State Community College as an outbreak of the illness continues.

More OSU Mumps Cases Identified

Health officials now say 37 people now have the mumps at Ohio State University.
20, 2014

Five more cases of mumps are confirmed in the outbreak of the viral infection at Ohio State University, bringing the total to 37.

23 Now Infected In OSU Mumps Outbreak

Health officials say 23 cases of mumps are confirmed in an outbreak at Ohio State University. Eighteen students and a staff member are among those infected.
18, 2014

A Columbus Public Health spokesman says authorities are mapping cases to determine how people became infected and any links between them.

Aaron Craft Prepares For Life After OSU

Aaron Craft is known as a great defender, which helped him make Grantland's "Most Hated College Basketball Player" bracket.
March 7, 2014

The senior point guard known for his great defense plays his final home game this weekend. For WOSU’s sports podcast “After the Score”, Thomas Bradley and Steve Brown spoke with Craft about his four years at OSU.

Columbus Health Officials Confirm Outbreak Of Mumps At OSU

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Columbus Public Health confirms seven cases of mumps among students at Ohio State University.
6, 2014

Columbus Public Health officials today confirm an outbreak of mumps on Ohio State University’s campus. Spokesman Jose Rodriquez says his department is just learning of a cluster of seven cases of mumps on campus.

New Fuel Standards Could Be Boon For OSU Researchers

OSU's Center for Automotive Research offers several programs, including a Graduate degree in Automotive Systems Engineering.
March 4, 2014

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has laid out new standards that could mean a big boost for some Ohio State University researchers.