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Provost's Discovery Themes Lecturer Program: DJ Patil
The Discovery Themes Provost's Lecturer Program presents DJ Patil, former Chief Data Scientist of the United States Office of Science and Technology Policy, on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.Learn More
Foods for Health and the Office of Diversity & Inclusion collaborated during Spring 2018 to identify and place four talented undergraduate students from diverse backgrounds for paid summer internships in Ohio State metabolomics labs. The students will present their research involvement at a Summer Research Internship Culminating Seminar on Thursday, July 26. The four ODI Scholars (pictured left to right) selected as the inaugural Metabolomics Interns are: Brett Mitchell, mentored by Dr. Willa Hsueh; Neway Araya, mentored by Dr. Matthias Klein; Kyler Wilson, mentored by Dr. Vicki Wysocki; and Kiran Boyinepally, mentored by Dr. Ken Riedl and Dr. Ewy Mathe.
Through the InFACT-led AgriCULTURE Gardens Initiative, a demonstration plot featuring native plants was seeded outside of Smith Lab in May 2018. In collaboration with Landscape Services, students from the Landscape Architecture program at Ohio State's Knowlton School designed the garden. Students from Ohio State's Sustainable Growing Club (GrOSU) and staff from InFACT will maintain the space.
Cranking up your headphones or scrambling for a front-row spot at rock shows could be damaging more than your hearing. "Hearing loss, even minor deficits, can take a toll in young people - they're using cognitive resources that could be preserved until much later in life," says Yune Lee, a CBI affiliate and assistant professor in Speech & Hearing Sciences. "Most concerning, this early hearing loss could pave the way for dementia."
Faculty members trained by the Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) in TED-style speaking will deliver their final talks on Friday (5/18) at 11 a.m. in 115 Biomedical Research Tower. The event is open to the public. The TED-style training prepares participants to join the IDI speakers' bureau.