Watch: President Drake at 2015 Patterson Lecture
President Michael V. Drake’s delivered the 12th Annual James F. Patterson Land-Grant University Lecture on May 6 in the Archie Griffin Ballroom at the Ohio Union.
First Bold Booth Now Operational in Downtown Columbus
The first of five dynamic parking lot attendant booths that transform the mundane into public art is now open. Titled Coney Island, the first booth is located in the parking lot of The Westin Columbus–Great Southern Hotel in downtown Columbus just east of the corner of South High and East Main streets.
Now embarking on its second decade, Ohio State’s mobile dental clinic works with Columbus area schools to provide much-needed care for thousands of children. The College of Dentistry’s Health Outreach Mobile Experience (HOME) Coach program serves nearly 2,500 children each year, mostly in Columbus City Schools. Fourth-year dental students and dental assistants provide care at 25 to 30 schools each year under the supervision of faculty and postdoctoral fellows.
Carnegie Foundation Recognizes Ohio State for Community Engagement
Ohio State has earned the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching’s 2015 Community Engagement Classification. The university was recognized for its extensive engagement programming and how its mission, culture, curriculum and resources are structured to support high-impact community engagement.