The Biological Sciences Greenhouse at OSU has been fortunate to have multiple bloomings of the Titan Arum, aka, the corpse flower. They have its smaller but also smelly cousin, the Voodoo Lily. From its bruise-colored bloom that resembles a corpse, to its stench of rotting flesh, this tropical flower masks its beauty to attract its pollinators.
Ohio State University officials Wednesday used police K-9 units and outside law enforcement officers in their investigation of an online threat. The university received a tip from the moderator of an online chat room about a possible shooting threat at an OSU cafeteria. Police Chief Paul Denton says the tip sparked an all-out response.
Last week, longtime Penn State football coach Joe Paterno was fired for not reporting alleged sexual assaults to campus police. The case raises questions about where university administrative oversight ends and police work begins.