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The New Ohio Union Opens on March 29th

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On Monday, March 29th, The Ohio State University will open their newly built Ohio Union to the public. The 12:00pm opening take place following an 11:00am reception on the Union grounds. A full listing of opening day and upcoming events at the new Union can be found here. You can check out some amazing interior […]


Winter Olympics Venue Designed by OSU Alumnus

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Ohio State Architecture alumnus Ken Wiseman served as the design principle for the new, award-winning Richmond Oval in Richmond, British Columbia. The speed skating venue is a centerpiece for the 2010 Winter Olympics, and is one of few speed skating venues in the world designed to serve multiple community needs after the completion of the […]

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E. Gordon Gee Named Best College President in US

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Time Magazine just unveiled their list of the Top College Presidents in the country, and OSU’s E. Gordon Gee took the top spot. The article contains both a personal look at the man behind the largest university in the US, as well as an overall look at how much of an influence OSU throughout the […]


Red Mango Frozen Yogurt Review

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Recently, Columbus saw the addition of a Red Mango frozen yogurt shop at 1866 North High Street, near the corner of 16th and High. This new store is the first one in Ohio for the South Korea-based chain. Lisa the Waitress stopped by recently and wrote a review for her blog. “The girl working the […]


Back to School at OSU – What’s New this Year?

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The new school year officially starts up at Ohio State today, and there’s plenty of new things to be found on campus for students and non-students alike. One of the largest new facilities on campus this fall is the newly renovated Thompson Library, which includes a vast array of study and research spaces. Another big […]


CU Podcast #25: Fall Preview at The Wexner Center

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In this week’s ColumbusUnderground.com Podcast, we sit down with Chuck Helm, the Director of Performing Arts at The Wexner Center to talk about their upcoming fall season. Chuck provides some insight on his history of programming music and performance art events at The Wex for nearly 20 years, and also announces a few new shows […]

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It’s Official: OSU is switching to semesters in 2012

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Press Release: Ohio State trustees approve switch to semesters in 2012 The Ohio State University will soon join the ranks of Ohio’s other 12 four-year universities when it switches to a semester-based academic year in Autumn 2012. The university’s Board of Trustees voted unanimously today (4/3) to adopt a resolution approving the conversion from an […]


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