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Ohio Supercomputer Center hosts summer camp to foster student interest in STEM fieldsCOLUMBUS, Ohio (Aug 17, 2023) — 

Eighteen middle school girls from across the state attended the Ohio Supercomputer Center’s Young Women’s Summer Institute in July. Over the course of the one-week camp, the girls collected data from Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park and worked in groups to analyze water quality issues in Ohio’s watersheds.

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Study confirmed new courier service efficiently distributes library materials across Ohio Aug 14, 2023

A team of applied mathematics students at Baldwin Wallace University has confirmed through a data analysis project that the state’s current delivery system is the most cost-effective way to transport more than six million books and circulating materials among Ohio academic and public libraries annually. This system allows library users greatly expanded access to library collections across... Read more

The conference series offers a forum for computing professionals in academia, government and industry to discuss critical topics in the field. COLUMBUS , Ohio (Aug 10, 2023) — 

Staff at the Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) led discussions on national computing and cyberinfrastructure issues at the Practice and Experience in Advanced Research Computing (PEARC) 2023 conference series held July 23-27 in Portland, Oregon.

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Staff from dozens of computing centers across the nation participated in the AI Bootcamp for Cyberinfrastructure Professionals, gaining new skills to support AI researchCOLUMBUS, Ohio (Aug 2, 2023) — 

The Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) is completing a two-year pilot project, funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation, to train more high performance computing (HPC) professionals in artificial intelligence (AI) technologies.... Read more

Ohio Supercomputer Center, Case Western Reserve University and University of Cincinnati partner on five-year plan to boost AI expertise at research facilities COLUMBUS, Ohio (Jul 24, 2023) — 

With a $5.1 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF), Case Western Reserve University, the Ohio Supercomputer Center and the University of Cincinnati will work to optimize the use of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning by... Read more

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Jul 13, 2023) — Doug Button (right) gained valuable experience in his student position, where he worked with Director of Networking Aaron Wise (left). Button later transitioned into a full-time position at OARnet. 

Doug Button attended the Ohio Supercomputer Center’s Summer Institute (SI) camp, a two-week residential program where high school students learn about computer science and engineering, when he was going into his... Read more

Students learn real-world applications of STEM knowledge, visit research facilities and work collaboratively with peers at two-week campCOLUMBUS, Ohio (Jul 12, 2023) — 

This year 20 high school students attended the Ohio Supercomputer Center’s (OSC) Summer Institute (SI), where they worked in teams to complete STEM projects, attended tours of research facilities and museums around The Ohio State University’s Columbus campus and... Read more

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Jun 26, 2023) — 

After moving from India to attend graduate school at The Ohio State University, Anuja Dixit started a new job as a member services student assistant at the Ohio Library and Information Network (OhioLINK) about a week before classes began in fall 2022.

Student Anuja Dixit, right, built skills in technology and communication during her time at OhioLINK, where she worked for Tasha Bryant-Willis, left.

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Seven years after Science Olympiad tour, Pranav Jois returns to OSC for flash talk victoryCOLUMBUS , Ohio (Jun 27, 2023) — 

As a freshman in high school, Pranav Jois toured the State of Ohio Computer Center, which houses the Ohio Supercomputer Center’s (OSC) high performance computing clusters, with his Science Olympiad team. At the time he felt the technology was “a little intimidating,” he recalled, and “never in a million years” thought... Read more

COLUMBUS, Ohio (May 25, 2023) — 

When Nicholas Johnson was in high school, he kept hearing that he should avoid office jobs because he wouldn't like working 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. behind a desk.

Student Nicholas Johnson, left, has gained experience with office administration in his work with Liz Stong, right, and other staff at the Ohio Supercomputer Center.

But Johnson decided to try an office position first before writing off the work... Read more