11/02/16 – Two researchers from The Ohio State University recently returned from a journey measuring the internal temperatures of the Greenland ice sheet. Read more.
11/01/16 – A research team at The Ohio State University is working to bring readily available solar cells closer to the gold standard of efficiency. Read more.
10/31/16 – The film follows Leonardo DiCaprio as he travels to five continents and the Arctic speaking to scientists, world leaders, activists and local residents to gain a deeper understanding of this complex issue and investigate concrete solutions to the most pressing environmental challenge of our time. Read more.
10/25/16 – On Saturday, October 22nd, 30 student volunteers joined EHS and FOD staff to clean and maintain the rain gardens behind Jennings Hall. Read more.
10/25/16 – The 2016 SCI ranked Ohio State 24th overall in sustainability accomplishments and featured Ohio State for its focus on sustainability in the curriculum through the Discovery Theme programs. Read more.
10/24/16 – Ann Cook, assistant professor of earth sciences, has been honored by the National Academies. Read more.
10/24/16 – Three faculty-led teams from The Ohio State University have decided to create startup companies based on research they have developed at the university. Read more.
10/24/16 – The grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) will provide funding for Dedicated Short Range Communications along the corridor for connected vehicle and autonomous vehicle testing and research. Read more.
10/21/16 – The Ohio State University’s Center for Design and Manufacturing Excellence (CDME) will receive up to $8.6 million in federal, state and industry funding over the next five years to lead a program facilitating growth of small- and mid-sized manufacturing companies in the 15-county central Ohio region. Read more.
10/20/16 – The U.S. Department of Energy and Department of Agriculture have selected Ohio State researchers for a $1.16 million grant to investigate the bioenergy potential of the plant pennycress. Read more.
10/20/16 – The university is exploring a private partnership for comprehensive energy management. Read more.
10/19/16 – From its origin as a concept in the minds of leaders at Honda, Transportation Research Center, the State of Ohio and The Ohio State University, the center has evolved since 1991 to become an internationally-recognized research hub in sustainable and safe mobility. Read more.
10/11/16 – The Ohio State University is announcing a restoration of historic Mirror Lake and the surrounding district focusing on safety and sustainability. Read more.
10/07/16 – Ohio State’s Sustainable and Resilient Economy program, one of the university’s Discovery Themes focus areas, is pleased to announce the recipients of SRE’s Autumn Seed Grant Awards, designed to stimulate multidisciplinary collaboration among Ohio State faculty, staff, students and external partners. Read more.
10/06/16 – The Ohio State Sustainability Fund is available to faculty and staff members to provide funding for sustainability projects that will positively impact any Ohio State campus. Read more.
10/03/16 – This fall, senior mechanical engineering students Patrick Beal and Brian Bachir launched Leap, a mobile carpooling application for Ohio State students to connect and share rides to the same destination, split the cost of gas and discover new friendships. Read more.
10/03/16 – Transportation and Traffic Management's (TTM) Campus Area Bus Service has been recognized by Clean Fuels Ohio as a three-star certified Ohio Green Fleet . The certification recognizes organizations that have demonstrated a commitment to reducing emissions and improving fuel efficiency. TTM recently broke ground on a Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fueling station, highlighting the university's continued efforts to advance sustainability across campus. Read more.
10/03/16 – Beth Snoke, director of Transportation and Traffic Management, recently was recognized with the Municipal Equipment Maintenance Association President's Award for her leadership in alternative fuel adoption. The award highlights individuals who have made a positive impact on new practices and technologies in the fleet industry. Read more.
09/21/16 – At an average top speed of 341 miles per hour, the racer shatters its own record on Sept. 19 at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah. Read more.
09/21/16 – Researchers report they’ve tripled the known types of viruses living in waters around the globe, and now have a better idea what role they play in nature. The study, led by scientists at The Ohio State University, appears in the journal Nature. Read more.