Tags Ohio State University

Ohio State to stop distributing iPads to all incoming undergrads

by Emily Bamforth • 4 weeks ago

Ohio State University is ending an iPad distribution program, and will instead prioritize overall digital literacy and workforce preparation.

Grubhub halts Russian-made food delivery robots on college campuses after Ukraine invasion

by Emily Bamforth • 3 months ago

GrubHub and its partner colleges are moving away from Russian-made food delivery robots after Russia attacked Ukraine.

Ohio State's 'A+' COVID-19 data dashboard gets an upgrade

by EdScoop Staff • 1 year ago

The dashboard, which offers a look at the presence of COVID-19 across Ohio, was enhanced with additional user experience and historical data capabilities.

Google, Ohio State join to fight COVID-19 vaccine misinformation

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

Researchers will study which headlines and sources are most effective at correcting misinformation and whether they can increase willingness to take a COVID-19 vaccine.

Ohio State researchers outline ‘smart’ job growth post-COVID

by Jake Williams • 2 years ago

A new study from university researchers offers the central Ohio region six ideas to prepare for jobs of the future.

Ohio State launches app to connect blind students with remote helpers

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

The mobile app will allow low-vision and blind students to call assistants who can read signs, describe surrounding and guide them through campus.

Ohio State challenges students to make campus safe during the pandemic

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

The university will be listening to student ideas to promote safety and health on campus though a new innovation design challenge.

Ohio State marching band makes virtual performance during pandemic

by Jake Williams • 2 years ago

Sixty-one band members recorded audio and video performing the “Buckeye Battle Cry,” an effort "to make people happy" during a time of social distancing.

For COVID-19 patients who can't speak, Ohio State has tools

by Jake Williams • 2 years ago

Speech-language experts have developed a suite of free, online tools to assist health care workers amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.