The Blade


UToledo Doctoral Student Investigates How to Help Cells Fight Coronavirus

January 2, 2023

Justin Franco, an MD/Ph.D. student in the College of Medicine and Life Sciences, writes about his research investigating medications that can tackle severe COVID-19 and stop it from damaging the lungs.


More Than Kegels: Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy Provides Individualized Treatment For a Range of Concerns

December 29, 2022

Elizabeth Karr, a physical therapist at UTMC, and Dr. Ahmed El-Zawahry, a urologist with University of Toledo Physicians Group, talk about the benefits of pelvic floor therapy.


Emergency Medicine Doctor Explains What to Do For the Winter Black and Blues

December 22, 2022

Dr. William Saunders, chief of emergency medicine at UTMC, discusses the increased risk of heart attacks, frostbite and slip and fall injuries during the winter that require immediate medical care.


Photo Gallery: Toledo Football vs. Liberty University at Boca Raton Bowl

December 21, 2022

The University of Toledo defeated Liberty University, 21-19, to win the Boca Raton Bowl Tuesday in Boca Raton, Florida.


Boca Raton Bowl: Candle Puts Out the Flames in Toledo Victory

December 21, 2022

Toledo defeated Liberty, 21-19, in the 2022 Roofclaim.com Boca Raton Bowl.


Photo Gallery: Boca Raton Bowl Pep Rally

December 20, 2022

UToledo football fans, cheerleaders, and band members show their excitement during a joint pep rally with Liberty University for the upcoming Boca Raton Bowl Dec. 19, at the Mizner Park Amphitheater.


UToledo Graduate Marks a First for HOPE Toledo

December 19, 2022

Rodney Braziel, the first of the HOPE Toledo parents to earn a bachelor’s degree, graduated Dec. 17 from UToledo with a university studies degree.


UToledo Picks Up $800,000 State Grant for Student Scholarships

December 16, 2022

The Choose Ohio First program provides scholarships to students pursuing pharmaceutical sciences, engineering technology and actuarial sciences.


UToledo’s Ritter Planetarium Closing Until March For Digital Upgrade

December 16, 2022

Starting Saturday, Dec. 24, Ritter Planetarium will close to the public to remove the current projection system and replace it with a Digistar 7, which will give the audience a better look at the universe and a more immersive experience.


Required Reading For Toledo Leaders

December 16, 2022

A book written by Barbara Floyd, professor emerita of library administration and retired university archivist, as part of the University’s sesquicentennial celebration is available in select local bookstores.


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