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Archie Griffin set to give graduation address

Archie Griffin will return to his old stomping ground, Ohio Stadium, on May 10 as the Spring Commencement speaker. “It’s a tremendous honor to be asked to do commencement, here at Ohio State University,” Griffin said. “To me, it’s a huge moment.” Griffin, president and ...

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Potential new band director visits campus

The Ohio State Marching Band seems one step closer to choosing a new director as finalists make campus visits. Corey Spurlin, associate director of bands, marching band director and associate professor of music at Auburn University, is one finalist for the OSU director position. He ...

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Pyrotechnic devices, lasers return to Olentangy

Pyrotechnic devices and lasers have returned to the Olentangy River this week as part of a continued effort to drive geese from the area, spurred by the success of similar approaches used last year. George Zonders, a spokesman for the Columbus Department of Public Utilities, ...

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Students create app to connect Muslim community

For some Muslim students at Ohio State, it’s all about three things: location, location, location. And since October, whether it was prayer, a mosque or a halal meal, Pillar has been the answer. Pillar, an app designed by OSU students and alumni to connect Muslim ...

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Ohio State spending $36K to update recycling panels

Earth Day is April 22, but Ohio State is planning on making changes to on-campus recycling that will encourage environmentally friendly living every month. Recyclingbins will be getting new paneling, said Tony Gillund, sustainability coordinator for OSU’s Energy Services and Sustainability. He added that the ...

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