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The Final 2020 Presidential Debate

October 23, 2020

Dr. Sam Nelson, associate professor and chair of the UToledo Department of Political Science and Public Administration, breaks down the final 2020 presidential debate.


Toledo doctors start preparing for colder weather as it overlaps with pandemic

October 21, 2020

Dr. Joel Kammeyer, infectious disease specialist at The University of Toledo Medical Center and assistant professor in the UToledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences, says wearing a mask during the winter will help the community more safely power through the flu season as it overlaps with the coronavirus pandemic.


Northwest Ohio universities keeping COVID-19 case numbers down

October 16, 2020

The University of Toledo has seen its number of newly reported COVID-19 cases fall, even as cases increase across the state. Read: Northwest Ohio universities keeping COVID-19 case numbers down


Health experts urge public to get flu shot as flu season overlaps with pandemic

October 14, 2020

Dr. Susan Batten, associate professor in the UToledo College of Nursing, explains why the coronavirus pandemic has made it even more important for people to get the flu vaccination this year.


Supreme Court letter raises concerns for local same sex couples

October 12, 2020

Lee Strang, John W. Stoepler Professor of Law and Values in the UToledo College of Law, discussed the letter released by Supreme Court Justices Thomas and Alito that shared concerns about the Obergefell v. Hodges decision, which legalized same-sex marriage in 2015.


Second President Debate in Jeopardy

October 9, 2020

Dr. Sam Nelson, associate professor and chair of the UToledo Department of Political Science and Public Administration, breaks down an uncertain future for the presidential debates.


Breaking down the vice presidential debate

October 8, 2020

Dr. Sam Nelson, associate professor and chair of the UToledo Department of Political Science and Public Administration, breaks down the vice presidential debate.


University of Toledo students create predictive model for COVID 19 hospital stays

October 8, 2020

Mohammadreza Nemati, doctoral student in the Toledo Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and Jamal Ansary, a mechanical engineering graduate student, built precise predictive models able to forecast with 70% accuracy the recovery time of hospitalized COVID-19 patients based on their age and sex.


Michigan man arrested on child sex related charges at Toledo hotel

October 6, 2020

Dr. Celia Williamson, Distinguished University Professor and director of the UToledo Human Trafficking and Social Justice Institute, discusses how parents can help protect children from predators looking for young people who reveal their insecurities or vulnerabilities online.


Will Ohio have only one ballot drop box per county? An appeals court says it’s up to election chief

October 5, 2020

Lee Strang, John W. Stoepler Professor of Law and Values in the UToledo College of Law, said the person legally authorized to conduct elections is the secretary of state and courts should defer to his interpretations unless they find his take to be illegal. Read: Will Ohio have only one ballot drop box per county? ...