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State Tipoffs Involving Ohio Newsletter for Sunday August 18, 2019 ( 52 items )  

2020 Women on Boards Honors Cooper Tire for Female Representation on Company's Board of Directors
FINDLAY, Ohio, Aug. 12 -- Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. issued the following news release: Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: CTB) has been named a Winning "W" Company by 2020 Women on Boards for having at least 20 percent women on its corporate board prior to the year 2020. Cooper has 30 percent female board representation. Winning "W" Companies are cited in the 2020 Women on Boards (2020WOB) annual Gender Diversity Index, which tracks the number of corporate board seats held by women among the R  more

32 Dinsmore Attorneys Named 'Lawyer of the Year' by Best Lawyers
CINCINNATI, Ohio, Aug. 15 -- Dinsmore and Shohl, a law firm, issued the following news release: Dinsmore & Shohl is pleased to announce 32 of its attorneys were recently named Best Lawyers(R) 2020 "Lawyer of the Year." In each city, one lawyer from each practice area is honored as the "Lawyer of the Year." The attorneys received the honor based on high reviews by their peers for their abilities, professionalism and integrity. Dinsmore's Best Lawyers(R) 2020 "Lawyers of the Year": KENTUCKY Le  more

BakerHostetler Links With Clause, Brings Blockchain-Based Legal Agreements to Market in the Freight Transportation Industry
CLEVELAND, Ohio, Aug. 12 -- BakerHostetler, a law firm, issued the following news release: National law firm BakerHostetler has collaborated with Clause, a leading software platform for smart legal contracts, to develop automated, digital legal agreements for the freight transportation industry. These smart legal contracts are legal agreements in digital form where post-signature performance on an obligation is automatically integrated with existing enterprise systems. In a recent case study,   more

Best Lawyers Recognizes 178 Dinsmore & Shohl Attorneys
CINCINNATI, Ohio, Aug. 15 -- Dinsmore and Shohl, a law firm, issued the following news release: Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is pleased to announce 178 of its attorneys were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America(R) . Dinsmore attorneys selected include: CALIFORNIA San Diego, CA Mikel R. Bistrow (Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Commercial Finance Law; Litigation-Bankruptcy) Christopher Celentino (  more

Cleveland State University Selects New Leaders to Further University's Transformation
CLEVELAND, Ohio, Aug. 15 -- Cleveland State University issued the following news release: * * * - Highly regarded executives Michael Biehl, Julie Rehm & Randy Deike will join CSU this fall * * * Cleveland State University will further its transformation into a leading urban research university thanks to the addition of three highly regarded, results-driven executives to its leadership team. CSU President Harlan Sands announced today that Michael F. Biehl has been selected to serve as senior   more

Conquer Headaches and Migraines: Seminar Offered at UC Health's West Chester Hospital
CINCINNATI, Ohio, Aug. 15 -- U.C. Health, a network of hospitals operated by the University of Cincinnati, issued the following news release: Community members are invited to join the region's leading physician specialists as they discuss common causes of headaches and migraines, and available remedies and treatments. WHAT: Headache and Migraine Seminars (open to the public) COST: Free WHEN: Wednesday, Aug. 21, 7-8:30 p.m. or Saturday, Aug. 24, 9-10:30 a.m. WHERE: West Chester Hospital, Pl  more

DENSO Launches Its First Smart Mobility Ecosystem in Dublin, Ohio
SOUTHFIELD, Michigan, Aug. 14 -- DENSO International America, a supplier of automotive systems and components, issued the following news release: DENSO, the world's second largest mobility supplier, announced today it is investing $1.42 million to launch a Smart Mobility Ecosystem in Dublin, Ohio, designed to enhance transportation. In the project, DENSO is working with a coalition of municipal, state, business and academic partners to test and implement infrastructure technologies, create valu  more

Dinsmore and Shohl: Faith Whittaker Appointed to Cincinnati Ballet Board of Trustees
CINCINNATI, Ohio, Aug. 14 -- Dinsmore and Shohl, a law firm, issued the following news release: Dinsmore & Shohl's Faith C. Whittaker has been appointed to the Cincinnati Ballet Board of Trustees. Whittaker will serve a three-year term, replacing Dinsmore's George Wilkinson. "I am honored and humbled to join the Cincinnati Ballet Board of Trustees. The Ballet is an important part of our community as well as my personal life. It's a tremendous opportunity to contribute to this art and to the ba  more

Dinsmore's Hawkins Among Nation's Top Neutrals
CINCINNATI, Ohio, Aug. 12 -- Dinsmore and Shohl, a law firm, issued the following news release: Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is pleased to announce Michael W. Hawkins is a member of the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals, recognized in both Ohio and Kentucky. Hawkins is a partner and co-chair of the ADR Center at Dinsmore. He has mediated more than 200 civil disputes and was recently recognized for mediation by Best Lawyers. NADN is a professional association whose membership consists of ADR   more

Duke Energy Grants $205,000 to Seven Projects to Eliminate Blight, Drive Redevelopment and Job Growth in Greater Cincinnati's Urban Cores
CINCINNATI, Ohio, Aug. 13 -- Duke Energy issued the following news release: Duke Energy today announced $205,000 in grants to seven redevelopment projects that aim to stimulate growth, job creation and further investments in Greater Cincinnati's urban cores. The grants are part of the company's Urban Revitalization initiative, which has awarded nearly $2.4 million in grants to 72 projects in southwest Ohio and Northern Kentucky since its launch in 2011. Today's announcement took place at the h  more

Early Species Developed Much Faster Than Previously Thought, Ohio University Research Shows
ATHENS, Ohio, Aug. 16 [TNSscienceresearch] -- Ohio University issued the following news release: * * * - OHIO researcher publishes landmark review of the Great Ordovician Biodiversification Event * * * When Earth's species were rapidly diversifying nearly 500 million years ago, that evolution was driven by complex factors including global cooling, more oxygen in the atmosphere, and more nutrients in the oceans. But it took a combination of many global environmental and tectonic changes occur  more

Fifth Third Bancorp Introduces New Investment Banking Capabilities for Renewable Energy Industry
CINCINNATI, Ohio, Aug. 17 -- Fifth Third Bancorp, a financial services company, issued the following news release, dated August 14: Fifth Third Bancorp (Nasdaq: FITB) announced today that Fifth Third Securities Inc. has hired Timothy Beach, Ari Citrin and Oliver Janssen as managing directors to lead its new Renewable Energy Investment Banking Group. "The creation of a dedicated group to offer M&A and capital markets advisory services for the renewable energy industry adds to the capabilities,   more

Former Ohio State University President Edward Jennings Dies at 82
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 14 -- Ohio State University issued the following news: Edward H. Jennings, the 10th president of The Ohio State University, died Saturday at Tampa General Hospital. Jennings served as president from 1981 to 1990 and then as interim president from July 1 to Sept. 30, 2002. He also served as professor of finance in the Fisher College of Business until his retirement on April 1, 2002. "I join the Buckeye community in mourning the loss of former Ohio State President Edward H.  more

Geoff Dabelko to Discuss Global Environmental Issues on WATH Radio
ATHENS, Ohio, Aug. 13 -- The Ohio University's Office of Research Communications issued the following news: Geoff Dabelko, a professor in Ohio University's Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs, will be the featured guest on the Party Line talk show with Dave Palmer on WATH radio from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Wed., Sept. 4. Listeners can tune in to 970 AM/97.1 FM or listen via and can call in to ask questions at 740-592-6646. Dabelko is the author of two books  more

Jersey Central Power & Light Supports Annual National Night Out Events in 10 New Jersey Communities
AKRON, Ohio, Aug. 12 -- Jersey Central Power & Light, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy, issued the following news release: Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) participated in National Night Out events in 10 communities last week to help support local law enforcement efforts and promote the benefits of outdoor lighting in fighting crime. Company representatives joined residents and first responders in Red Bank, Point Pleasant Beach, Asbury Park, Neptune, Long Branch, Berkeley, Pompton Lakes, Rockaw  more

Julie Cromer Named Director of Athletics for Ohio University
ATHENS, Ohio, Aug. 15 -- Ohio University issued the following news release: Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis has named Julie Cromer the next Director of Athletics. She will join the Bobcats as OHIO's first female athletics director in University history on Aug. 31. Cromer comes to Ohio University from the University of Arkansas, where she has served most recently as senior deputy athletics director, associate vice chancellor and senior woman administrator for Razorback Athletics. In a  more

Kent State University's Makerspaces Named Best in Ohio, No. 6 Nationally in New Rankings
KENT, Ohio, Aug. 15 -- Kent State University issued the following news: The maker spaces that comprise Kent State University's Design Innovation (DI) Initiative rank No. 6 among universities and colleges across the country, according to Great Value Colleges, which recently came out with the list 50 Best Makerspaces: These Cutting Edge College Collaborative Spaces Truly Rock! Kent State's makerspaces, which number more than 25 across the eight-campus system, was named the top program in Ohio a  more

Lake Erie College Receives Funding From Prestigious NSF to Support Collaboration, Planning
PAINESVILLE, Ohio, Aug. 16 -- Lake Erie College issued the following news: Lake Erie College is excited to announce an award in the amount of $25,589 to support planning and stakeholder engagement for its unique partnership with The Nature Conservancy (TNC), the purpose of which is to enhance educational and research opportunities for northeast Ohio students, teachers, and residents. Utilizing TNC's Grand River Campus at Morgan Swamp Preserve and onsite facilities, this grant funding will allo  more

Maryland Gov. Hogan Participates in Groundbreaking for New C&O Canal National Historical Park Headquarters
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland, Aug. 14 -- Gov. Larry Hogan, R-Maryland, issued the following news release: * * * - Project Will Bring 70 New Jobs to Williamsport * * * Governor Larry Hogan today, with the National Park Service (NPS), Washington County, and the Town of Williamsport, Md., broke ground on a new, state-of-the-art visitor center that will serve as the Chesapeake and Ohio (C&O) Canal National Historical Park Headquarters. This groundbreaking is the result of a $15 million project with fede  more

Massachusetts General Hospital: National Study Shows Pediatricians Can Help Parents to Quit Smoking
BOSTON, Massachusetts, Aug. 13 -- Massachusetts General Hospital issued the following news: An NIH-funded study published in JAMA Pediatrics has shown pediatricians can help parents quit smoking. The research, led by investigators at MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC), was conducted across five states--North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Ohio and Indiana--and delivered a simple, customizable intervention: Upon check-in at their child's appointment, parents took an electronic questionnai  more

Nationwide Now Offers Advisors Customized Digital Annuity Product Kits
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 15 -- Nationwide Mutual Insurance issued the following news release: * * * - Advisors Can Provide A Custom Experience For Their Clients That Only Gives Them What They Need * * * Often, less is more. Advisors now have the ability to deliver a custom experience for their clients tailored for what they are purchasing. Nationwide's digital client kits, which are available on select annuity products, also enable advisors to be more agile and responsive because they instantly   more

Nationwide Tops J.D. Power Small Commercial Insurance Satisfaction Study for Second Consecutive Year
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 15 -- Nationwide Mutual Insurance issued the following news release: J.D. Power has recognized Nationwide with the highest ranking for overall customer satisfaction in its 2019 U.S. Small Commercial Insurance Satisfaction Study. This is the second consecutive year the company has received the top honor. Nationwide also ranked first in the policy offerings and claims factors, reflecting the company's commitment to providing innovative solutions and member-centric services fo  more

Northeast Ohio Teachers Pitch Innovations to 'Sharks' on University of Akron Campus
AKRON, Ohio, Aug. 9 -- The University of Akron issued the following news release: More than 20 area educators from 13 districts, spanning grades six through 12, came to The University of Akron campus to work with expert faculty in the LeBron James Family Foundation College of Education to learn how to blend concepts and skills in entrepreneurship and STEM education in their classrooms. These educators were participants of the second annual Teacher Institute that took place July 22-26, hosted b  more

NSCC and Terra State Community College Collaborate on Enrollment and Workforce Development to Benefit Northwest Ohio Communities
FREMONT, Ohio, Aug. 14 -- Terra State Community College issued the following news release: The collaborative spirit of two community colleges in northwest Ohio was on display last Thursday, as representatives from Terra State Community College visited Northwest State Community College for an exchange of ideas and best practices. Terra State has made a tremendous turnaround on its enrollments, having gone three consecutive semesters with increases. Northwest State is lauded throughout the region  more

Ohio Auditor Faber Announces Qualifiers for Auditor of State Award With Distinction
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 12 -- Ohio State Auditor Keith Faber issued the following news release: Recent financial audits of the following entities by Auditor of State Keith Faber have returned clean audit reports. Their record keeping has qualified them for the Auditor of State Award with Distinction. - City of Sidney (Shelby County) - City of Steubenville (Jefferson County) - City of Whitehall (Franklin County) - City of Worthington (Franklin County) "Accurate bookkeeping is a sign of a well-  more

Ohio Democratic Party: Donald Trump Is Breaking His Promises on Social Security
CINCINNATI, Ohio, Aug. 14 -- The Ohio Democratic Party issued the following news: CINCINNATI / WORTHINGTON -- Ohioans celebrated the 84th anniversary of President Franklin D. Roosevelt signing the Social Security Act into law with "birthday" celebrations today at the offices of U.S. Rep. Steve Chabot and U.S. Rep. Troy Balderson and urged them to reject President Donald Trump's budget, which would cut $26 billion from the program. "Social Security is an earned benefit -- it is not an 'entitlem  more

Ohio EPA Awards Ohio University Grant to Expand Zero Waste Efforts
ATHENS, Ohio, Aug. 16 -- Ohio University issued the following news release: * * * - Ohio EPA awards Ohio University grant to expand Zero Waste efforts * * * Ohio University was recently awarded an Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Recycling Grant of nearly $130,000 which, combined with internal matching funds, will allocate more than $160,000 toward a 12-month project to improve the collection and processing of organic waste on campus. The Ohio EPA grant application was collaborati  more

Ohio EPA Director's Environmental Roots Took Hold at Bowling Green State University
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio, Aug. 9 -- Bowling Green State University issued the following news release: * * * - Laurie Stevenson '88 now leads the agency in which she has dedicated her 30-year career * * * When Laurie Stevenson graduated from Bowling Green State University in 1988 with a bachelor of Science in environmental health, she had several job offers to choose from in an emerging field. Stevenson took a position as a hazardous waste field inspector with the Ohio Environmental Protection Ag  more

Ohio EPA: Meeting Set for Ashtabula River Area of Concern
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 12 -- The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release: * * * - Information Session Scheduled August 26, 2019 * * * The Ohio Lake Erie Commission and Ohio EPA will hold a public meeting to discuss the proposed removal of a beneficial use impairment for fish tumors and other deformities within the Ashtabula River Area of Concern. Beneficial Use Impairments identify specific problems that can prevent a waterbody from meeting its full water qualit  more

Ohio EPA: Permits Issued for Rumpke Landfill Expansion
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 12 -- The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release: Ohio EPA has approved the permits required for a proposed expansion of Rumpke Waste and Recycling's Hughes Road Landfill in Colerain Township. Today's action includes a permit to expand the landfill, plus two air pollution permits and a modified wastewater discharge permit. The expansion permit allows the company to add approximately 240 acres to the east of the existing landfill, giving the   more

Ohio Natural Resources Department Division of Forestry Providing $95K of Wildfire Equipment to Rural Fire Departments
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 14 -- The Ohio Department of Natural Resources issued the following news: The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Forestry is providing more than $95,000 of wildfire personal protective equipment (PPE) and suppression tools to 24 rural fire departments in Clermont, Brown, Ashtabula, Geauga, Trumbull, Portage, Mahoning, Stark, Fulton, Henry and Lucas counties to improve wildfire safety and response capabilities. "The Division of Forestry is committed to   more

Ohio State Audit Advisory for Thursday, August 15, 2019
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 14 -- Ohio State Auditor Keith Faber issued the following news release: Auditor of State Keith Faber's office is responsible for auditing all public entities in Ohio. His mission is to protect Ohioans' tax dollars while aggressively fighting fraud, waste and abuse of public money. The Auditor's office releases audit reports semiweekly and will release the following audits on Thursday, 15, 2019. Entities earning the Auditor of State Award are bold and italicized. An Asteris  more

Ohio State Reps. Russo, Sweeney Introduce Extreme-Risk Protection Order Bill
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 14 -- Ohio House Democrats issued the following information on behalf of Ohio State Reps. Allison Russo, D-Upper Arlington, and Bride Rose Sweeney, D-Cleveland: * * * - HB 316 seeks to prevent gun violence tragedies before they happen * * * State Reps. Allison Russo (D-Upper Arlington) and Bride Rose Sweeney (D-Cleveland) last week introduced new legislation, House Bill (HB) 316, that would allow family members, household members, or law enforcement officers to file for   more

Ohio State University's Efforts to Develop New Flu Vaccines Start at County Fairs
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 13 [TNSmedicalresearch] -- Ohio State University issued the following news: For researchers with The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine, the work to identify new flu strains and increase the effectiveness of the flu vaccine begins in an unlikely place - pig barns at state and county fairs nationwide. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the deadly 2009 flu pandemic, which originated in pigs, resulted in 60 million cases of th  more

Ohio State University: Analysis Shows Large Decline in Criminal Sentencing Race Gap
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 13 [TNSsociologyresearch] -- Ohio State University issued the following news: * * * - Over time, less disparity between blacks and whites * * * Racial and ethnic gaps in criminal sentences have declined, in some cases significantly, since the mid-1990s, a new analysis of state, county and federal data suggests. For example, the overall sentence length gap between whites and blacks in federal courts decreased by more than 80 percent between 1996 and 2016. The analysis a  more

Ohio State University: Early Head Start Program Awarded $18 Million Grant
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 16 -- Ohio State University issued the following news: * * * - Funding will help continue work assisting babies, toddlers and their families * * * The Ohio State University's work serving at-risk infants and toddlers and their families has been extended by an $18 million federal grant recently awarded to the Early Head Start Child Care Partnership Program With this second cycle of grant funding, Ohio State will continue to provide high-quality early childhood education   more

Ohio State University: Low-Income, Black Neighborhoods Still Hit Hard by Air Pollution
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 17 [TNSscienceresearch] -- Ohio State University issued the following news: * * * - Health disparities align with dirty air, researcher says * * * Disease-causing air pollution remains high in pockets of America - particularly those where many low-income and African-American people live, a disparity highlighted in research presented at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association in New York. The nation's air on the whole has become cleaner in the past 70  more

Ohio University's Voinovich School Executive Master of Public Administration in Top U.S. Rankings for Best Value
ATHENS, Ohio, Aug. 14 -- Ohio University issued the following news release: Ohio University's Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs' Executive Master of Public Administration (MPA) program is one of the best values of all the executive MPA programs in the country, according to Value Colleges Top 25 Best Value Executive MPA for 2019. Built for maximum flexibility, Voinovich School's Executive MPA program offers working professionals the ability to juggle busy careers and home lives   more

OverDrive: Canadian Libraries Find the Answers Through Tea Leaves and Country-Wide Digital Book Club
CLEVELAND, Ohio, Aug. 15 -- OverDrive issued the following news release: Nearly 2,000 Canadian libraries and thousands of readers across the country are participating in the latest Together We Read: Canada digital book club selection. From August 15-29, library patrons can enjoy and discuss Canadian author Julie Evelyn Joyce's award-winning romance Steeped In Love ebook for free with no waitlists or holds. Readers can access the ebook by visiting their local participating library's website, acc  more

Princeton Review Names Hiram College Among Top Colleges in Midwest
HIRAM, Ohio, Aug. 14 -- Hiram College issued the following news: Hiram College has been named one the 159 best colleges in the Midwest according to The Princeton Review. The education services company lists the College in the Best in the Midwest section of its 2020 Best Colleges: Region by Region. The website feature salutes a total of 656 colleges that The Princeton Review recommends over five regions: Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, West, and International. The colleges that made the "Best i  more

Public Utilities Commission of Ohio Initiates Complaint Against Frontier's Landline Service
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 14 -- The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio issued the following news release: Today the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) ordered staff to file a formal complaint against Frontier North, Inc. regarding the telephone provider's landline service quality. The PUCO has received numerous customer complaints regarding extended service outages which may result in safety concerns, such as a customers' inability to contact emergency services, doctors, and family and frie  more

Public Utilities Commission of Ohio Seeks Public Comments on Proposed Gas Pipeline Safety Rules
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 14 -- The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio issued the following news release: The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) today issued draft rules for public comment regarding gas pipeline safety. Comments are due Sept. 13, 2019. As part of its regular five-year review, the Commission issued proposed rules for public comment. Among other things, PUCO staff-proposed rules: * Adopt the 2019 federal gas pipeline safety standards * Require gas pipeline operators to hav  more

Public Utilities Commission of Ohio Supports Federal Effort to Curb Blocked Railroad Crossings
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 13 -- The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio issued the following news release: The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) this week filed comments with the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) regarding its proposed information collection request for blocked railroad crossings. The PUCO's comments support the FRA's proposal to collect information from the public regarding the frequency, location and impacts of highway-rail grade crossings blocked by slow-moving or i  more

Register Now for the Best Data and Analytics Conference: Teradata Universe in Denver, Colorado
DAYTON, Ohio, Aug. 12 -- Teradata, a data analytics and marketing applications company, issued the following news release: Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the industry's only Pervasive Data Intelligence company, today shared new and expanded elements for this year's Teradata Universe, the conference where customers, business leaders, experts and innovators come together to focus on the possibilities, opportunities and challenges of next-gen analytics. With a goal of using data and analytics to find answe  more

Terra State Community College: New State Budget Puts More Ohioans on Path to Rewarding Careers
FREMONT, Ohio, Aug. 12 -- Terra State Community College issued the following news release: * * * - Terra State Praises Budget's Focus on Workforce Training * * * Leaders at Ohio's community colleges are praising Governor Mike DeWine and members of the General Assembly for their leadership in passing the new state budget, which they say has strengthened workforce development programs in the state to better prepare Ohioans for careers in the fast-changing workplace. "Ohio is stronger today th  more

Thyroid Screening May Not Be Needed in All Youth With Psychiatric Disorders, University of Cincinnati Study Says
CINCINNATI, Ohio, Aug. 13 [TNSmedicalresearch] -- The University of Cincinnati issued the following news: * * * - Student-led research looks at value of universal screening for thyroid abnormalities in kids with severe anxiety and depression symptoms * * * A new study from researchers at the University of Cincinnati (UC) and Cincinnati Children's looks at the prevalence of abnormal thyroid function in youth with severe mood and anxiety disorder. It is the largest study to date of this popula  more

University of Cincinnati Analysis Predicts Iceless Arctic
CINCINNATI, Ohio, Aug. 13 [TNSscienceresearch] -- The University of Cincinnati issued the following news: * * * - Math professor Won Chang predicts the Arctic Ocean could have no September sea ice if global average temperatures increase by as little as 2 degrees * * * Arctic sea ice could disappear completely through September each summer if average global temperatures increase by as little as 2 degrees, according to a new study by the University of Cincinnati. The study by an international  more

University of Cincinnati Study Finds Racial Disparities in Pregnancy Rates for Kidney Transplant Recipients
CINCINNATI, Ohio, Aug. 13 [TNSmedicalresearch] -- The University of Cincinnati issued the following news: Among women who are kidney transplant recipients, Hispanic women have a higher likelihood of pregnancy than white women, according to new research from the University of Cincinnati (UC). The study, published in the PLOS ONE journal, demonstrates the importance of understanding the factors responsible for these disparities in pregnancy rates. "Child-bearing is an integral part of a woman's   more

W.Va. Supreme Court of Appeals: West Virginia, Ohio Chief Justices to Speak at W.Va. Bar Association Meeting
WHEELING, West Virginia, Aug. 15 -- The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals issued the following news release: West Virginia Supreme Court Chief Justice Beth Walker and Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O'Connor will make a joint presentation on Lawyer Well-Being to the West Virginia Bar Association's annual meeting at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, August 17, at Oglebay Resort and Conference Center in Wheeling. National studies indicate lawyers and law students experience higher rates of depre  more

Wright State Neuroscience Major Adrian Williams Appointed to State Higher Education Committee
KENT, Ohio, Aug. 8 -- Wright State University issued the following news: Junior neuroscience major Adrian Williams is now the third member of a state higher education committee with Wright State University connections. Williams was appointed to the Ohio Undergraduate Mission Study Committee, joining committee members Daniel Palmer, 2019 business economics graduate and former student body president, and Dan Krane, interim dean of the Lake Campus and chair of the Ohio Faculty Council. Williams i  more

Wright State University: Bonnie Mathies, Former Dean of Wright State's Lake Campus, Passes Away
KENT, Ohio, Aug. 8 -- Wright State University issued the following news: Bonnie Mathies, who as dean helped spur the dramatic growth of Wright State University's Lake Campus after a long career at the Dayton Campus, has passed away. Services are pending for Mathies, who died Aug. 7, and these arrangements will be announced at a later date. During Mathies' eight-year tenure at Lake Campus, the campus experienced surging enrollments, a nearly doubling of bachelor-degree programs, construction o  more

Wright State University: Lake Campus Wetlands Expert Stephen Jacquemin Meets With Governor's Group
KENT, Ohio, Aug. 9 -- Wright State University issued the following news: A nationally known wetlands expert at Wright State University-Lake Campus met with Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine and a high-level working group on water quality. Steve Jacquemin, associate professor of biology and research coordinator, was invited to the governor's residence on July 19 to discuss how wetlands can help reduce nutrient runoff and harmful algal blooms. Jacquemin was joined at the session by the directors and other r  more