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House lawmakers vote to impeach President Trump

January 14, 2021

Dr. Sam Nelson, associate professor and chair of the UToledo Department of Political Science and Public Administration, discusses what is next for Senate Republicans after the House votes to impeach President Trump for the second time.


Breaking Down Impeachment and 25th Amendment

January 12, 2021

Dr. Sam Nelson, associate professor and chair of the UToledo Department of Political Science and Public Administration, discusses the plan for House Democrats to vote on a measure calling on Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment against President Donald Trump and on an article of impeachment in the next two days.


Political Expert Calls Capitol Breach A “Coup Attempt”

January 7, 2021

Dr. Sam Nelson, associate professor and chair of the UToledo Department of Political Science and Public Administration, discusses the political implications of the breach of the U.S. Capitol by protesters.


University of Toledo Medical Center takes part in national drug study for COVID-19

January 6, 2021

Dr. Michael Ellis, an infectious disease specialist and chief medical officer at UTMC, talks about hospital’s participation in a nationwide NIH study aimed at quickly and efficiently identifying additional therapeutics for COVID-19 worthy of larger clinical trials.


“Christmas Star” to Appear Tonight

December 22, 2020

Dr. Michael Cushing, professor of physics and astronomy and director of UToledo Ritter Planetarium, explains how the orbits of Jupiter and Saturn align in a way that makes them appear closer to each other in the night sky than they have for 800 years.


UToledo Conference for Aspiring Minority Youth Going Virtual

December 21, 2020

WTOL Channel 11 previews UToledo’s 37th annual Conference for Aspiring Minority Youth, which will feature Valerie Jarrett, former senior advisor to the Obama administration, and Sybrina Fulton, mother of Trayvon Martin.


UToledo experts answer community questions with virtual town hall on COVID-19

December 18, 2020

Dr. Joan Duggan, infectious disease specialist and professor of medicine at UToledo, discusses the importance of getting the COVID-19 vaccine.


Ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrates new joint safety center

December 18, 2020

UToledo Police Chief Jeff Newton discussed how the new Public Safety Center enhances public safety and strengthens UToledo’s partnership with the Ohio State Highway Patrol.


UToledo experts to hold virtual town hall discussion about vaccine and COVID-19

December 16, 2020

Faculty from The University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences will participate in a virtual town hall discussion, “UToledo Experts Address COVID-19: Updates and Vaccine Information,” from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 17, via Webex.


Three Parochial Schools File Lawsuit Against Health Department

December 11, 2020

Lee Strang, John W. Stoepler Professor of Law and Values in the UToledo College of Law, discusses the lawsuit challenging the Toledo-Lucas County Health Department’s order to suspend in-person learning and sports.