WOSU News Archives For: March 25, 2013

ODOT Doubles Salt Usage

snow plow
The Ohio Department of Transportation doubled its salt usage compared to winter 2012. But officials say this year's usage is average.
25, 2013

After a mild winter in 2012, ODOT doubles its salt usage this year.

Indianapolis Museum To Plant Anne Frank Chestnut Sapling

Anne Frank
The Anne Frank Center USA awarded 11 sites around the country with saplings from the chestnut tree the teenager wrote about in her diary during World War II.
25, 2013

The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis expects, in April, to plant a sapling from a tree Anne Frank looked to for inspiration during 1942-44 while she and her family hid from Nazis.

OSU Heads To Fourth-Straight Sweet 16

Ohio State plays Arizona Thursday night in the "Sweet 16" in Los Angeles.
25, 2013

Aaron Craft hit a 3-pointer with a half-second left, and Ohio State escaped Dayton – a place of heartaches – as the lone high seed left in the NCAA tournament’s wild West Regional, beating Iowa State 78-75 on Sunday.

Ohio State Start-Ups Expected To Double This Year

Austin Miller
Ohio State senior Austin Miller created a company called Emeritus with the help of the university's Technology and Commercialization Office. Miller's technology is supposed to help teachers and students communicate in real time more efficiently.
25, 2013

Ohio State University’s Technology and Commercialization Office helps students and faculty turn their idea into reality. This year, the TCO expects to double the number of start-up businesses fostered by the office.