The only way is through: Autumn 2020 Ohio State Alumni Magazine
Whether our blinders were torn off in May or we are bearing the pain of the millionth cut, we will confront racism and its manifestations. We can learn so much from the Ohio State faculty and staff, alumni and students who work toward equity and justice. We hope the people you meet in these stories will lead you by their examples of grit, intellect and righteous determination.Read More
A historic housing crisis has America in its grip. Can Marcia Fudge save the day?
Fudge is poised to become secretary of the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development. If confirmed, Fudge would become the second Black woman to serve in the post and one of the most powerful government leaders in the nation, heading an agency facing the worst housing crisis since the Great Depression while cities wrestle with economies devastated by the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Meet Ohio State Alum Tony Orr, Research Biologist
Tony Orr attended The Ohio State University where he received a BS in Zoology. He is responsible for leading a team to study the abundance, population dynamics, survival, and foraging ecology of the California stock of northern fur seals.
Ohio State's "Moms2B" Program Working to Reduce Infant Mortality
A study published in the Journal of Maternal and Child Health indicates reduced rates of preterm birth, and low birth weight for women who attended at least two Moms2B sessions. It also found a 55% drop in infant deaths in their first year of life.