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Record-Setting 11,235 Students Graduate from OSU

Walker Evans Walker Evans Record-Setting 11,235 Students Graduate from OSU

The Ohio State University celebrated its largest graduating class of all time yesterday when a whopping 11,235 students accepted their diplomas during an event held at Ohio Stadium. The class heard from Commencement Speaker Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the National Institutes of Health. Over 7,900 […]

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Meet Paul Sutter, COSI’s New Chief Scientist

Jesse Bethea Jesse Bethea Meet Paul Sutter, COSI’s New Chief Scientist

Dr. Paul M. Sutter, Central Ohio’s resident spaceman, has a new job. Sutter, a visiting scholar at the Ohio State University, grew up devouring books about space, “but I never really realized that it could be an actual job. I don’t know why I never realized or made the connection that scientist was an actual […]

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Casto Tapped to Manage Retail at Highline at Nine Development

Walker Evans Walker Evans Casto Tapped to Manage Retail at Highline at Nine Development

Local development firm Casto officially announced today that they have been selected as the retail partner for the new Edwards Communities development at Ninth and High Streets in the University District. Additionally, the project has a new name: “The Highline at Nine”. Similarly, phase one of the development (which is currently under construction) is being redubbed […]

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Construction Update: OSU North Campus Gateway

Walker Evans Walker Evans Construction Update: OSU North Campus Gateway

For nearly two years, the north-east quadrant of the Ohio State University’s main campus has been under heavy construction. Known as the “North Campus Gateway” project, this $370 million project has seen the demolition of 11 smaller buildings, the ongoing construction of 11 new buildings, and three additions to existing buildings. The development is largely […]

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Wexner Center Reopens Today

Walker Evans Walker Evans Wexner Center Reopens Today

The Wexner Center announced that their normal public hours will resume today, with the Heirloom Café back up and running as of 8am this morning. The arts center has been closed since Sunday, after a former security guard employee vandalized work in the After Picasso: 80 Contemporary Artists exhibit and committed suicide. Wexner Center Director Sherri […]

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OSU Announces End of Mirror Lake Jump Event After Student Death

Walker Evans Walker Evans OSU Announces End of Mirror Lake Jump Event After Student Death

After 25 years of annual tradition, the “Mirror Lake Jump” is being ended following the tragic death of a student overnight. A large group of students participated in the event in advance of this weekend’s rival football game against Michigan, and one student went into cardiac arrest and was pulled from the water. “We are […]

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Theatre Review: OSU’s Standing on Ceremony is a Beautiful Exploration of Marriage

Richard Sanford Richard Sanford Theatre Review: OSU’s Standing on Ceremony is a Beautiful Exploration of Marriage

Standing on Ceremony, an anthology of short plays and sketches themed around gay marriage, premiered Off-Broadway in 2011 – the year New York ratified marriage equality.  It’s a snapshot of that fraught time when marriage was only available to all people in certain states. The 9 plays here, written by a selection of some of the most […]

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