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OSU to Demolish Adriatico’s Pizza Building, Relocate Businesses

Brent Warren Brent Warren OSU to Demolish Adriatico’s Pizza Building, Relocate Businesses

Three businesses near the corner of West 11th and Neil Avenues – including campus mainstay Adriatico’s Pizza – would be relocated under a plan unveiled by The Ohio State University yesterday. Two buildings would be demolished to make way for a $28 million, 93,000 square feet building that would hold an optometry clinic, retail space, […]

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OSU Posts Record Enrollment Numbers for 2017-2018 Year

Walker Evans Walker Evans OSU Posts Record Enrollment Numbers for 2017-2018 Year

The Ohio State University announced this afternoon that the college has broken enrollment records this fall with 66,444 students taking classes. That number includes a record-high body of 59,837 students at OSU’s main campus in Columbus. In recent years, OSU has placed in the top three slots for college student enrollment on individual campuses, along side […]

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Ohio Civil Rights Doc ‘Free to Ride’ Comes to Gateway

Hope Madden Hope Madden Ohio Civil Rights Doc ‘Free to Ride’ Comes to Gateway

Bussing has been an issue of civil rights from the beginning, but is there still social relevance in the topic? Jamaal Bell of The Ohio State University’s Kirwan Institute says yes. Along with producer/writer Matt Martin, Bell made the documentary Free to Ride. His film explores a precedent-setting achievement. Simply installing three bus stops between […]

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Theatre Preview: Jennifer Schlueter’s Historical Drama Patience Worth at OSU May 19-20

Richard Sanford Richard Sanford Theatre Preview: Jennifer Schlueter’s Historical Drama Patience Worth at OSU May 19-20

Jennifer Schlueter, Associate Professor and Fellow of Curriculum and New Program Development in the OSU Department of Theatre, is also Joint Artistic Director of the for/word company. Known for acclaimed performances from New York to Chicago to Seattle, the company brings Schlueter’s newest play, Patience Worth, to OSU’s Barnett Hall for a limited engagement. Patience Worth delves into the story […]

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Amazon Opening First Retail Pick-Up Store in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Amazon Opening First Retail Pick-Up Store in Columbus

While Amazon.com has often been cited as the number one reason that many traditional brick-and-mortar stores are either shrinking or closing, it’s not preventing the ecommerce giant from entering into the traditional in-person shopping world in a big way. After recently launching its first regional Amazon Locker at Polaris, the company is bringing its first […]

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Top 10 Things to do in The University District

Walker Evans Walker Evans Top 10 Things to do in The University District

One of the most rapidly changing neighborhoods in Columbus is the University District, which surrounds the campus of the Ohio State University. The area features everything from stately historic homes to fraternity and sorority houses, and a wide variety of independent and chain businesses that cater to the primarily young demographic found in the neighborhood. […]

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The Future of The Ohio State University

Brent Warren Brent Warren The Future of The Ohio State University

Ohio State University President Michael Drake unveiled a wide-ranging vision for the future of the Columbus campus at his annual state of the university address today. Called Framework 2.0, the plan builds upon and updates the original Framework plan, which was completed in 2010. “Planning, especially at a place like this that changes so much […]

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