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Fall 2022

Spirit & Sports
An icon: The man who designed the ’Shoe

Howard Dwight Smith was inspired by ancient architecture when creating the stadium that has served Ohio State for 100 years.

Our Alumni
The courage of Dr. Christina Knight

Serving in Navajo Nation, this Buckeye has endured hardship and doubts to provide the kind of care that changed her own life.

Our Alumni
She cares for aardvarks, sea lions and bears

Columbus Zoo vet Katie Seeley ’17 MS put in years of work to achieve her dream. Follow her for one jam-packed day.

Research & Innovation
10 Buckeye innovators striving for thriving

These professors, researchers and medical professionals maintain a constant focus on improving people’s lives.

Spirit & Sports
This expert built a mini ’Shoe in his basement

Engineer Bob Long, who helped renovate the stadium, spent more than 1,000 hours re-creating “the cathedral of football.”

Spirit & Sports
Archie Griffin: ‘I still kind of get choked up’

The memories the two-time Heisman Trophy winner and Buckeye legend made within Ohio Stadium changed his life forever.

News You Can Use
It’s true: Healthy diets can promote mental wellness

Associate Professor Irene Hatsu, who researches how proper nutrition helps people live well, answers alumni questions.

Our Alumni
He knows the power of architecture 

To two-time graduate Sam Rosenthal, CEO of architecture firm Schooley Caldwell, designing spaces is creating great experiences for people.

Campus & Community
President Johnson answers questions from you

She shares the importance of optimism, how service is in action at Ohio State and why a rigid schedule can help you.

Campus & Community
At Ohio State Mansfield, lime green means help

Students, faculty and staff use colored bandanas to signal a willingness to discuss mental health and prevent suicide. 

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