FOD Recognized for Advancing Recycling, Composting Initiatives

Facilities Operations and Development (FOD) recently received the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) Buckeye Chapter Michael D. Long Solid Waste Operator of the Year for 2023. This distinguished recognition celebrates FOD’s dedication to sustainability and their pioneering efforts in advancing recycling and composting initiatives on Ohio State’s campus.

FOD Leaders Launch Women's ERG

The Women in Administration and Planning (A&P) Employee Resource Group (ERG) recently launched its inaugural event with a lively kickoff luncheon. The gathering brought together women and allies from across A&P who were eager to collaborate and learn more about the new initiative. 

In the News: Construction update on Ohio State Wexner Medical's new hospital tower

As highlighted by Columbus Business First, The inpatient hospital is 70% complete with construction. 

"Despite inflation, close collaboration and transparency between that huge crew, contractors, administrators and leadership has kept construction on budget and on time for an early 2026 opening," said Kristin Poldemann, associate vice president for Facilities Design and Construction. 

Compost Your Pumpkin This Fall!

Don’t let your pumpkins haunt the landfill. Green your Halloween and return nutrients to the soil by composting them!