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Press Releases

2022-2023 Press Releases

June 29, 2022 - Statement - Dobbs v Jackson
Student organizations are invited to show support and co-sign this statement. Please complete this form by Wednesday, July 13 to have your organization's name added to the statement.


2021-2022 Press Releases

August 24, 2021 - Vaccine Requirement Statement

August 23, 2021 - President Jacob Chang's Convocation Speech

April 27, 2021 - Statement Condemning the Columbus Police Department and to Demand that The Ohio State University Immediately Cut Ties with the Columbus Police Department

April 18, 2021 - Statement on the Destructive Mass Gathering on Chittenden Avenue

April 6, 2021 - 2021 - 2022 Administration Inauguration Speech

March 16, 2021 - Letter Encouraging the University to Include the COVID-19 Vaccine on Its List of Required Immunizations for In-Person Activity for Autumn 2021


2020-2021 Press Releases

Open Letter on the Statement on the injustices against the Black Community and Columbus Protestors by the Columbus Police Department

June 1, 2020 - A Statement on the injustices against the Black Community and Columbus Protestors by the Columbus Police Department

May 18, 2020 - A Message Regarding the released changes to Title IX Rules & Regulations by the Department of Education


2019-2020 Press Releases

May 18, 2019 - A Message Regarding the Release of the Independent Investigative Report of Sexual Abuse by Dr. Richard Strauss

August 26, 2019 - A Message Regarding the Active Attacker in the Off-Campus Area on Sunday Morning


2017-2018 Press Releases

September 5, 2017 - A Message to the Student Body from The Undergraduate Student Government at The Ohio State University Regarding the Discontinuation of DACA

May 24, 2017 - A Message in Solidarity with the Students of The University of Maryland and Bowie State University from the Black Student Association and the Undergraduate Student Government

President Andrew Jackson's State of the University Address

Vice President Sophie Chang's State of the University Address

Chief of Staff Samer Abusway's State of the University Address


2016-2017 Press Releases

December 5, 2016 - Comprehensive Energy Management Plan Contractual Recommendations

November 28, 2016 - USG's Statement on Today's Public Safety Incident

November 15, 2016 - Mental Health Statement

November 14, 2016 - A Response to an Assault in the Ohio Union

November 11, 2016 - 2016 Post-Election Response

June 18, 2016 - A Message in Solidarity with the LGBTQ+ Community from the Undergraduate Student Government


2015-2016 Press Releases

March 28, 2016 - Statement on 48-R-43

February 15, 2016 - USG Demographics Report Release

November 25, 2015 - Mirror Lake Tragedy

November 17, 2015 - Letter to University Community

September 2, 2015 - Zagster Bike Share at The Ohio State University

April 24, 2015 - USG Supports a Safe Campus

April 20, 2015 - Frank Bodi Character Award


2014-2015 Press Releases

March 11, 2015 - Judicial Panel Press Release

March 10, 2015 - Sexual Violence Task Force Report

March 9, 2015 - President and VP Statement on JP Actions

February 26, 2015 - Open Letter to Dept. of Education

January 23, 2015 - Police Responses to Campus Celebrations

November 19, 2014 - A Safe and Sustainable Mirror Lake Jump

November 18, 2014 - It's On Us

September 11, 2014 - Mirror Lake Town Hall Summary

September 2, 2014 - Policy Agenda Announcement