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thelantern Alleged drug use, drinking dampers ski trip


margaret mecklenborg Lantern reporter


Holding off the Hawkeyes

The OSU men’s basketball held off an Iowa run to defeat the Hawkeyes, 72-63, Tuesday.

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A seven-hour search for drugs wasn’t part of the plan for Ohio State students headed to Aspen, Colo., for their annual winter break ski trip. The trip to Colorado took longer than expected after three buses carrying OSU Ski and Snowboard Club members were pulled over in Indiana on Dec. 14 and searched after a bus driver reported that there was drinking and illegal drug use taking place on the bus. With winter break over, some students who received citations from police in Indiana have returned to OSU, where they might face further consequences. Student Conduct, part of The Office of Student Life, is conducting an investigation on the Ski and Snowboard Club members after several students were charged with citations including minor possession of alcohol, minor consumption of an alcoholic beverage, possession of a false government

document and possession of marijuana when three buses were stopped at a Pilot Flying J truck stop in Spiceland, Ind. “Henry County Deputy Jordan Pruett had three full-size buses stopped,” said Indiana State Excise Police Officer Brandon Dean Reynolds in the Indiana Excise Police Citation Report. “Pruett informed me that the driver of one of the buses had contacted his department and advised of underage alcohol consumption and illegal drug use on the bus. Pruett further informed me that K-9 had given a positive indication of controlled substances on all three buses,” the report said. The K-9 units found marijuana, LSD, psychedelic mushrooms and about $12,000 in cash in their search, according to the police report. Alcohol was also found. There were more than 40 misdemeanor citations. There were 20 individuals, by summons, for various misdemeanor violations, and those individuals were released from the scene after signing a promise to appear. Four individuals were arrested by the Proactive Criminal Enforcement Team and members of the Henry County Sheriff’s Office on felony possession charges according to

(The police) lined us all up and said if you have any sort of drugs and you brought it out you wouldn’t get in trouble. Several people started to come forward and admit, and (the police) started asking for names if they found something in your carry-on. First-year in pre-business student searched by Indiana police on her way to Aspen, Colo., over winter break the police report. The case is still pending at this time. Student Life spokesman Dave Isaacs said no university funds were used for the trip to Aspen, and Student Life is investigating further. “Student Life Department of Student Conduct is currently conducting an investigation. The

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Frigid temperatures crowd campus buses Logan Hickman Lantern reporter


Dancers ‘Shifting Focus’

OSU’s Department of Dance’s winter concert has performances scheduled Thursday through Saturday.

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Students stand in line to board a CABS bus on Jan. 17. With dropping temperatues in the winter months, the number of CABS riders increases.

Looking at a week with temperatures in the upper teens and low 20s, it’s no wonder some students are flocking to ride the Campus Area Bus Service. Temperatures hovered far below freezing Tuesday and dipped into single digits on the thermometer as students returned to classes after a long weekend. While some Ohio K-12 schools got two-hour delays to start the day, class at OSU continued as scheduled. With an expected temperature of 21 degrees and snow showers in the afternoon Wednesday, the cold weather is here to stay — at least for now. But OSU students aren’t new to navigating campus in the cold, and stats from Transportation and Traffic Management show that the number of CABS riders typically peaks in the winter months. Monthly CABS ridership increases by about 15 percent in January and February compared to other months in the year, said Lindsay Komlanc, spokeswoman for OSU’s Administration and Planning in an email. However, regular CABS riders said the increase in ridership has buses fuller, leaving little room to stand. “I’ve definitely had plenty of times when I’ve been standing and the bus driver will make an abrupt stop and everyone is toppling all over each other,” said Rachael Coleman, a third-year in mathematics. Other CABS riders said they are

concerned about the safety of riding crowded buses. “It can be dangerous. I’ve seen times when people have actually gone down the (bus) stairs. If you push on those doors they’ll just open, so you could fall out of the bus,” said Jamie Zumach, a secondyear in food science and technology. Zumach said she is a daily rider of the Buckeye Village, Campus Loop North and the North Express buses. Zumach also said she rarely has room to stand. North Express bus driver and 30-year veteran Central Ohio Transit Authority bus driver, H. E. Ivory, attributes the crowded buses to the colder weather. Ivory said there is no maximum number of people who can ride the bus at one time, and that by law, as long as passengers are behind the line located on the floor by the driver’s seat, it does not matter how many passengers are on the bus. Ivory said he tries to keep his crowded buses safe. “What I do personally, when students get on the bus, if the bus is already seated and I’m really starting to pack them in, I ask students to double up when standing in the aisles so more people can get on.” Even though there are on-board safety measures such as handrails, Ivory said crowded buses are avoidable, especially when riding the CABS North Express route. Ivory said because the North Express leaves West Campus every five minutes during peak hours, there are plenty of buses students can ride if they do not want to ride a crowded one. Peak hours are weekdays from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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Steinmetz moves into new role as provost Ally marotti Editor-in-chief

Flying high


The OSU flight team is preparing to compete against more than 30 other teams for a match at the OSU airport.

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Moving to an administrative position was always in the back of Joseph Steinmetz’s mind, but it wasn’t until a few months ago when Ohio State President E. Gordon Gee approached him that he began to think seriously about becoming OSU’s provost. “The question is always is this the right time and is this the right place,” said Steinmetz, the executive dean and vice provost of the College of Arts and Sciences. “The answer was definitely yes to both of those.” Steinmetz credits Executive Dean and Vice Provost Joseph Alutto, in part, for getting the university in the position that it is. But after more than six years, Alutto is stepping down. And starting July 1, Steinmetz will step into the role, and he’s looking forward to it. “There couldn’t be a better time to become provost,” Steinmetz said. “This place is hot and people from around the country think this place is going places.” Alutto will leave a lofty legacy that involves leading the university through the switch to semesters, the creation of the College of Arts and Sciences and honing in on student research as part of the educational process. “The purpose of all of these positions ... is really to create that environment in which faculty and students can prosper and you spend all your time doing that and all the rest is just details for how to get there,” Alutto said. Alutto has been with OSU since 1991 and assumed his current position in 2007, making him the second-longest serving provost in OSU history . Prior to that appointment he was dean of the Fisher College of Business. He also holds the title of executive vice president and serves the university as chief academic officer. He plans to stay involved with

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Executive Dean and Vice Provost Joseph Alutto is stepping down from his position on June 30. the university — writing and possibly teaching some courses — and spend more time with his 14 grandchildren, the oldest of whom is 11. “They’re at a good age where they still enjoy spending a little bit of time with their grandfather,” Alutto said. But he won’t call this retirement. “For most academics, it’s hard to differentiate between retirement and work because the work that you do you have a passion for it,” Alutto said. Yet that doesn’t mean he won’t be missed. “He’s been certainly such a strong provost,” said Gayle Saunders, university spokeswoman. In an email sent to faculty at the end of November, Gee said Alutto’s “rigor of thought, clear vision and compassion have provided the ballast that helps keep our university on an upward trajectory.” Alutto said Steinmetz holds one of the same qualities that helped make him a successful provost.

“One of the things that I am good at, and I know Joe is too, is the managing of large-scale change,” Alutto said. “It was having a sense of how to make that work at a large-scale institution that I think set Ohio State apart.” And he’ll have something that Alutto didn’t — a smooth, prepared transition. Alutto was the interim president and provost when he made the transition to provost, and said he had some “unusual sets of responsibilities” that made the move “a lot more complex.” Steinmetz has an advantageous six-month transition period that, like the nationwide search for his replacement, has already begun. “I meet regularly with the provost in addition to the meetings I have within Arts and Sciences,” Steinmetz said. “I’m sitting in on a lot of meetings involving other administrators that normally the provost would go to learning as much as I can, and that’s an advantage that I have.” Gee said in the email that Steinmetz “will continue and expand the effort to move us forward academically and solidify our position in the front ranks of American universities” in the provost position. Despite the preparation, Steinmetz said the unforeseen is still unnerving. “You always become nervous that … something’s gonna happen that you can’t predict. We’re assuming the economy is moving forward, but there’s a lot of things about higher education that you can’t predict,” Steinmetz said. Alutto is currently paid a $554,559 salary and Steinmetz is paid $348,418. Steinmetz came to the university in 2009 to work with the College of Arts and Sciences, the largest college within the university. Before that he served as interim provost at the University of Kansas. JOIN THE CONVERSATION 1A


Flight team preps for home match pam harasyn Lantern reporter

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OSU Flight Club members (left to right) Justin Abrams, Ben Geddy, Alex Mulac and academic adviser Martin Rottler stand in front of a plane at OSU’s airport Jan. 19.

The Ohio State University Airport will host the national meet of the National Intercollegiate Flying Association’s Safety and Flight Evaluation Conference competition this spring, and the OSU flight team, fresh off a first-place finish at regionals in October, is hard at work preparing to take honors on their home turf. “There’s a variety of different events that you compete in,” said former co-captain Bernie Eddy, who graduated from OSU last June with a bachelor’s degree in airport management and took additional classes to continue coaching the team. “It’s kind of like a track meet. You go through different events (and) score points.” The nine-man competing team will attempt OSU’s firstever win at the national level when OSU hosts the 2013 SAFECON competition from May 6-11 at the OSU Airport. The competition will welcome 30 teams from around the country, each with at least five team members. Last year, OSU’s team

finished fifth at the 2012 SAFECON at Kansas State in Salina, Kan. Competitions feature events in either flying or ground categories. Some events include flight simulation, a detailed prep test known as preflight, E6B aviation calculations and conversions, aircraft recognition, precision landings, navigation and message drop. Flying events award double points and all events have specific criteria for awarding points and penalties. Members of OSU’s team took home first, third and fourth place Top Pilot awards at the regional event, as well as first, second and third place in preflight events. Co-captain Alex Mulac, a third-year in aviation, said members usually have a few events in which they are strongest, but everyone is always practicing and expanding their talents. “We have a very well-balanced team,” Mulac said. “No one carries everyone else.” Mulac specializes in the preflight event in which a competitor must inspect the entire plane in no more than 15 minutes

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Scholarship aims to reward ‘academic averageness’ shay trotter Lantern reporter For one scholarship, mediocrity is not just accepted, it’s encouraged. The entertainment and humor website CollegeHumor. com has created a contest to award $5,000 toward the cost of tuition to two college students for simply being average. The first “Average Student Scholarship Contest” aims to reward students “just for being themselves,” according to the scholarship’s website. Applicants are required to write an essay and submit at least one photo or video that shows why they are considered average. The number of Ohio State applicants is unknown due to an inability to search applicants by university or college, said Jaime Marsanico, spokeswoman for CollegeHumor Media, in an email. Applications for the contest will remain open until Feb. 1, according to the website, and any student who is at least 18 years old and is enrolled as a freshman, sophomore or junior at a four-year college or university may enter. At the end of the application period one female and one male student will be chosen as winners by the editorial staff of, according to a press

release, and will be judged based on academic averageness, humor and originality. Taylor Lee, a third-year in strategic communication, said she understands the concept behind a scholarship like this and finds it to be a positive change. “I think it’s good because they’re giving kind of an opportunity to people ... who aren’t necessarily the best students,” Lee said. Lee said she would consider applying for it herself. She said she sees herself as an academically mediocre student but finds other ways to be involved outside of the classroom. “Grade-wise, I would say I’m pretty average,” Lee said. “It wasn’t always that way. In high school I made better grades, but I don’t feel like high school really prepared me as much for college. I’m also doing internships and stuff now so I would say I’m a pretty proactive student.” Abbie Vaculik, a first-year in international business administration, said she also considers herself to be an average student and appreciates the idea of a scholarship that recognizes similar individuals. “I think it’s a really good idea because I know a lot of people from my high school who were really good in school but weren’t as good as all of the honors kids who would always get the scholarships,” Vaculik said. She said she would recommend the application to her sister and friends. rewards money to average students with new scholarship will award 2 average students $5,000 toward their tuition with its first ‘Average Student Scholarship Contest.’ Photos courtesy of MTC Others said they wouldn’t want to be recognized for being average. “I think it’d be cool to win $5,000 but I don’t think I’d want to be called average just because I’m not a superstar.” said second-year in English Shannon Shaver. However, Vaculik said despite the connotations of being average, extra money can mean a lot to some students. “I think it’s good help regardless of what the requirements are,” Vaculik said. “It’s always good to have an extra boost in financial aid.” Christian Smith, a third-year in strategic

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Drugs from 1A investigation will be fair and thorough,” Isaacs said. A first-year in international studies who requested anonymity because the incident is under investigation, said she did not see anyone actually smoking marijuana on the bus prior to arriving at the Pilot Flying J. “I didn’t see anyone smoking,” said the first-year in international studies. “You could smell it because we were in such a confined space, but I think they were just rolling the weed.” The first-year in international studies also said the bus driver told people on the bus before leaving Columbus that he did not care what people on the bus did on the bus except they were not permitted to smoke. The report also confirmed there was drinking on the bus. “There were some people drinking,” said a firstyear in pre-business, who was granted anonymity by The Lantern. “There were beers and Jell-O shots.” The occupants of the buses were removed and identified as their bags were searched. While verifying the identity of each person, multiple subjects were found to be under the age of 21 and consuming or in possession of alcohol and controlled substances, according to the police report. “(The police) lined us all up and said if you have any sort of drugs and you brought it out

Frigid from 1A Komlanc said in an email that North Express has the highest ridership, followed by Campus Loop South, Campus Loop North and East Residential. Morgan Trussel, a second-year in human development and family science, frequently rides the East Residential bus and said there is too much demand for the buses. “The East Residential is always full, especially until kids stop going to classes. There needs to be more in circulation,” she said. Komlanc said CABS routes and service areas are specifically planned based on a need for service in the area. Transportation and Traffic Management analyzes ridership numbers, length of route, stops on route and service time throughout the day to determine the most efficient number of buses and hours of operation to best serve a particular route, Komlanc said in an email. While some students said they felt limited in the number of buses offered for each route, Komlanc said routes cannot be compared directly. “To help understand the level of service the East Residential route currently receives, we run five buses and provide 61 hours of service per day

Flight from 2A for something the judges have broken or altered. He said it trains future pilots to pay attention to detail. “(It can be) anywhere between 60 to 70 different locations (they have to check for alterations),” Mulac said. “That’s anything from loosening a single screw, removing the microphone, they can also do stuff like remove inspection panels in the aircraft and actually rewire some of the controls.” Justin Abrams, a second-year in aviation, said there is a pilot and co-pilot for all flying events but landing events are individual. He said team members have their Federal Aviation Administration certificates and are fully-licensed private pilots. “Everyone is fully licensed for basically that kind of small plane,” Abrams said. “There’s of course power limits and things like that … but if you can fly in these events then you can legally fly people.” Abrams’ favorite event is the Simulated Comprehensive Aircraft Navigation. He said it is another valuable event in training future pilots as it is very fact-driven and competitors must be knowledgeable of nearly all aviation rules and regulations. “It’s the most knowledge-directed one,” Abrams said. “You’re pretty much given the overview of the

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you wouldn’t get in trouble,” said the first-year in pre-business. “Several people started to come forward and admit, and (the police) started asking for names if they found something in your carry-on.” After some people admitted to having weed, the officers made everyone get on the bus one at a time and searched the Aspen-bound skiers, said the firstyear in international studies. “After that long process they (officers) took suitcases out from under the bus and called us over one at a time and took everything out of our suitcases and searched through jean pockets,” said the first-year in international studies. Because the buses were traveling in groups of three the other groups of buses continued on to Aspen. “You travel in groups of buses so mine and two other buses were pulled over. In total, I think there were maybe eight or nine buses,” said the first-year in pre-business. “It was my bus for the majority of it and then they started to search the other two buses with us. When it became dark they even had a fire truck come and use its spotlight on the buses so they could continue searching.” After the seven-hour search ended, the buses continued to Aspen for the planned ski trip. “The worst part was we were going to (Aspen to) have fun,” said the first-year in pre-business. “Yeah, people are breaking the law, but we’re just college students trying to have fun. I remember this one girl crying a little, but after an hour or so we switched bus drivers and started to drink again.”

on the North Express route, which has the highest ridership of all of the routes,” Komlanc said in an email. “We run four buses during the peak period of 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and one bus during the rest of the service hours, providing a total of 54 service hours per day for the East Residential route, which as one can see, is a highly resourced route. All routes are operated with the goal of having no more than nine minutes between buses during peak hours.” To ensure the safety of riders, CABS drivers are trained in the general operation of the bus as well as in safe operation of the vehicle. Transportation and Traffic Management said bus drivers and on-board audio messages reinforce the importance for riders to use the provided handrails and to stand behind clearly marked lines on the floor of the bus in order to ride. To further ensure students’ safety and meet the needs of the university community, the East Residential bus runs extended, late-night weekend hours due to a partnership between CABS and Undergraduate Student Government. The East Residential will run until 2 a.m. on weekdays and Saturdays every 30 minutes. CABS owns 37 transit buses and employs 118 drivers. These numbers vary slightly depending on the season.

flight, where you’re going to be flying, information on the plane, as well as personal information for the pilot … It’s making sure everything and everyone on the flight is legal.” The OSU flight team spends its Saturdays at the OSU Airport, preparing for the upcoming national competition. The team owns one plane purchased by the university and one purchased by alumni. The team receives a small budget from the university but most of its funding comes from alumni. “We have great alumni that are very willing to give back to the team,” Abrams said. “They were on the team when they were here and it helped them so much in their career that they want to give back.” The 2013 SAFECON national competition will take place at the OSU Airport located at 2160 W. Case Rd. The event is free to spectators.



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thelantern results TUESDAY Men’s Basketball 72, Iowa 63

upcoming WEDNESDAY Women’s Tennis v. Toledo 10am @ Columbus Women’s Tennis v. Cincinnati 6pm @ Columbus

THURSDAY Men’s Tennis v. Youngstown State 2pm @ Columbus Men’s Tennis v. Cleveland State 6:30pm @ Columbus

FRIDAY Women’s Ice Hockey v. Minnesota Duluth 2:07pm @ Columbus

Buckeyes avoid late scare, survive Iowa EVAN SPEYER Senior Lantern reporter The Ohio State men’s basketball team has not always excelled in the late stages of games this season, sometimes struggling to score for extended periods of time. Such was the case again Tuesday night at the Schottenstein Center, as the No. 14-ranked Buckeyes avoided a complete collapse to squeak by unranked Iowa, 72-63. OSU spent the first three quarters of the contest dominating the Hawkeyes in nearly every facet of the game. The Buckeyes’ lead swelled to 24 midway through the second half, and a rout seemed imminent. But the Hawkeyes implemented a full-court press in the second half, using pressure to force a myriad of OSU mistakes. In all, the Iowa harassed OSU into 17 turnovers, a game-high six coming from junior point guard Aaron Craft. “They changed some things up, got

in a press and just kind of sped us up a little bit,” Craft said. “We just started not executing our offense. We weren’t thinking as well as we should have been, it wasn’t until the end that we tried to figure it out.” As the Buckeyes gave away the ball, they slowly gave away their big lead. With 1:29 to play, the Hawkeyes had cut the OSU lead to four. The Buckeyes, though, regrouped and finished with a 9-4 run to close out the win in less than spectacular fashion. “A win is a win in conference play,” Craft said. “In this league you’ve got to protect home court. We didn’t do it the prettiest way, we didn’t finish the way we probably wanted to, but we got the win.” OSU coach Thad Matta agreed, though he acknowledged the Buckeyes will have to learn from their mistakes. “I do think in the league we’re in right now, you take your wins and semi-celebrate them,” Matta said. “By the same token, you’ve got to look at things and say ‘How do we get better?’” Visit the to read the rest of this story

‘No such thing as a bad point’ for CBJ

Men’s Gymnastics: Metroplex Challenge 7pm @ Dallas

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Women’s Gymnastics v. Nebraska 7pm @ Columbus Men’s Ice Hockey v. Lake Superior State 7:05pm @ Columbus Men’s Track: McCravy Memorial Invitational TBA @ Lexington, Ky. Women’s Track: McCravy Memorial Invitational TBA @ Lexington, Ky.

SATURDAY Men’s Basketball v. Penn State 12pm @ State College, Pa.

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Duke (16-1) Michigan (17-1) Kansas (17-1) Syracuse (18-1) Louisville (16-3) Arizona (16-1) Indiana (16-2) Florida (14-2) Butler (16-2) Gonzaga (17-2) Kansas State (15-3) Minnesota (15-3) Michigan State (17-3) Ohio State (14-4) New Mexico (16-2) Oregon (16-2) Creighton (17-2) N.C. State (15-4) VCU (16-3)

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OSU junior forward Deshaun Thomas (1) attempts to block Iowa freshman guard Anthony Clemmons’ shot during a game at the Schottenstein Center on Jan. 22. OSU won, 72-63.

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Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Jared Boll (40) fights with Detroit Red Wings right wing Jordin Tootoo during a game at Nationwide Arena on Jan. 21. Detroit won in a shootout, 4-3.

There’s no time to waste in the current NHL season — the Columbus Blue Jackets just need points. So far, they’re getting the job done. The Detroit Red Wings crashed the Blue Jackets’ Monday home opener by tying the game at three with 6:04 remaining in regulation before winning in a shootout, 4-3. The night wasn’t a total loss, though — players in the Columbus locker room found consolation in gaining a point by virtue of forcing overtime against the visitors. That valuable point in the standings gave the Blue Jackets three points through two games (the first two came in Saturday’s season-opening 4-3 shootout win at Nashville). It took the 2011-12 Blue Jackets nine games to make three points and claim their first win. So, while it’s true that the Blue Jackets were a mere 6:04 away from only the second 2-0 start to a season in franchise history, the team is taking a glass-half-full approach to the situation. “For us, (Monday’s game is) still a good point,” Blue Jackets wing Vinny Prospal said after the game. “I think, before the season, if anybody told us we’d have three points after the first two games, we would take it.” Prospal scored his first goal of the season — the would-have-been game winner — with 11:17 to play in the third period to put Columbus up, 3-2. Red Wings veteran center Pavel Datsyuk erased that lead when he jammed the game-tying goal past Columbus goalie Sergei Bobrovsky from close range. After a scoreless overtime period, Detroit center Damien Brunner scored the only goal of the shootout to win the game. A single point isn’t to be taken lightly in the

current lockout-shortened, 48-game season. Fewer games mean fewer chances to climb in the standings and a significantly narrowed margin for error when compared to the ample opportunities teams have to improve during the typical 82-game seasons. Another product of the condensed schedule is quick turnarounds — Columbus will play its third game in five days Wednesday against the Phoenix Coyotes. If there was any lingering frustration about letting a win against Detroit slip away, Blue Jackets’ defenseman Jack Johnson compelled his teammates to quickly move beyond it. “You have to let it go,” Johnson said. “We have to get ready for Wednesday … win or lose, you have to put it behind you and get ready for the next one.” A win against the Coyotes at Arena in Glendale, Ariz., would give the Blue Jackets five points — it took last year’s team 12 games to reach that plateau, and they were already fading from the playoff picture, having posted a 2-9-1 record during that span. So long as the team doesn’t fade into playoff oblivion again, when and how the points come probably isn’t of much consequence to the Columbus players. The goal, Johnson said, is to simply accumulate points every time out and stay in the hunt. “We’re trying to find a way to get a point in every single game,” Johnson said. “Because every point is so precious with only 48 games.” John Davidson, president of hockey operations for Columbus, agreed. “There’s no such thing as a bad point,” Davidson said. “Not this year.” The Blue Jackets’ Wednesday game at Phoenix is scheduled for an 10 p.m. start.

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Men’s hockey returning to full strength, hoping for improvement MATTHEW MITHOEFER Lantern reporter Ohio State men’s hockey’s Sam Jarine has several names for the shape of a scar left after an ice skate sliced his forearm more than two months ago. “Fishhook, backwards J, half a heart,” Jardine said, staring at what is a physical reminder of an injury that he suffered during a Nov. 10 game against Alaska at the Schottenstein Center. The incident, which has cost Jardine 12 games of his freshman campaign, perhaps is the most extreme example of what’s become an injury-ridden season for the Buckeyes, at least so far. “We had four guys miss the whole first half of the year basically,” said OSU coach Mark Osiecki. “That’s tough, you just don’t see that very often in college hockey.” Jardine, freshman forward Anthony Greco, sophomore forward Nick Oddo and senior defenseman Devon Krogh have all missed various lengths of time because of injury. Hockey is a sport in which a team goes deep into its bench on a nightly basis. Quick, on-the-fly substitutions create a need for four offensive lines (a group of three forwards) and at least three pairings of defensemen. Throw in the goalie, as well as a penalty kill line, and a team consistently uses more than 20 players per game, even though only six skate at a given time. Missing multiple pieces of a team forces it to reconfigure a number of its shifts. “We’ve had so many defensemen out. At times we had forwards back there,” Osiecki said.

Despite a depleted roster, the Buckeyes have played to a 7-6-3-1 record in conference play . Their 25 points rank them seventh of the 11 teams in the Central Collegiate Hockey Association, but they sit just eight points out of first with 12 games remaining in the regular season. “It’s been a long haul here for our guys,” Osiecki said. “I give a lot of credit for our guys stepping up and playing with a short roster.” The team is finally regaining its health as the postseason looms just more than six weeks away. Greco and Krogh returned to action Friday against Northern Michigan after Jardine and Oddo returned the weekend before against Ferris State. . Osiecki said the regained depth is benefiting the team beyond game day, as last week featured “the two most competitive practices” of the year. With the return of some of its key players, OSU seems to be settling into new lines and defensive pairings. “ ... they understand they’re competing,” Osiecki said. “They’re all pushing each other.” Junior forward Travis Statchuk said the competitive nature of the team’s expanding roster will propel it to greater heights. “Having more bodies, everyone has to battle all week to get in the lineup and play. That makes each one of us better,” Statchuk said. OSU is set to return to the ice against Lake Superior State Friday at 7:05 p.m. at the Schottenstein Center.

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OSU sophomore forward Ryan Dzingel (18) handles the puck during an exhibition game on Oct. 7 at the Schottenstein Center. OSU won, 3-2.


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David Danzmayr Convocation 11:30 a.m. @ Weigel Hall Auditorium The Darkness 7 p.m. @ The Newport Tony McClung’s sancuary, A Tribute To Miles Davis 10 p.m. @ Rumba Café


Dancers to display range of styles onstage Alexis Preskar Lantern reporter On a well-worn basketball court with the smell of the nearby dining hall drifting up through the vents, dancers and choreographers fretted over costumes and technical issues with their iPods. They were busy with a dress rehearsal for the upcoming winter performance. “Shifting Focus,” the Ohio State Department of Dance’s winter concert, has performances scheduled Thursday through Saturday at 8 p.m. in 316 Pomerene Hall. The concert will consist of 12 original works, choreographed and performed by undergraduate and graduate students in dance. The themes of the dances range from identity issues to how humans share space. This diversity of themes and personalities lead to the name “Shifting Focus,” said Dave Covey, a professor in the dance department and one of the show’s producers. Crystal Irvin, a fourth-year in dance, adapted her piece “Forward” from a work she choreographed for a previous class, but said this time it was more about having fun and incorporating the theme of the song into the dance. “Where I just totally ignored the song (previously), and it was just you know, I had to make the movement and the music match, and this time it was more like OK now it can just be fun,” Irvin said. Covey estimated 47 students are involved with the production. Most of the students have been working on their pieces since September. Covey’s primary responsibility with the students is providing feedback on their work and encouraging them to think about different perspectives, he said. “I think a lot of choreographers, especially young ones, think they know more about their work than they really do,” he said. “So I try to ask questions to make them go, ‘Oh I didn’t think about that.’” However, he said he tries not to impose his own ideas on students. “I want their voice to be heard, and I’m just kind of

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Christine Ghinder, a 1st-year in dance, practices in a dress rehearsal for the Ohio State Department of Dance’s winter concert, ‘Shifting Focus,’ which is slated to premiere Jan. 24. there to help develop their voice and make sure that they explore as many options as they can,” he said. Some choreographers said they appreciate the feedback from Covey and their peers. “You come into this with material you’ve worked on for quite some time, and showing it to other people and getting direct feedback, that always introduces a new thought,” said Elyse Morckel, a third-year in dance. While the concert was forced to relocate from Sullivant Hall due to construction two years ago, Covey said the space in Pomerene has worked well. “I love producing in that space,” he said. “We in dance know how to make the best with minimal resources.” The gymnasium also requires students to think about their work from all angles, since the audience will be seated on chairs set up on all four sides of the stage. Another challenge for the choreographers is

Columbus’ Got Talent heartless bastards 7 p.m. @ The Basement

A horde of people wait in line to audition for America’s Got Talent outside the Columbus Convention Center in downtown Columbus Jan. 18.

Jesse henry and The kits 7 p.m. @ Rumba Café Jarrod niemann 7 p.m. @ The Bluestone


who’s bad - The ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute band 7 p.m. @ The Newport Tim Kubick / For The Lantern

Jet rodriguez 9 p.m. @ Kobo The 2013 hip-hop kickoff Concert 8 p.m. @ Skully’s Music-Diner

OSU grad brews up beer business Matthew Lovett Lantern reporter When Patrick Kelleher first started brewing beer a few years ago, one of his biggest challenges was not getting distracted by the video game “Left 4 Dead.” At the time, he was an undergraduate student in chemistry at Ohio State brewing from his home near the intersection of Neil and Oakland avenues. “Everything I was doing in (chemistry) lab was very applicable to home brewing,” Kelleher said. That house where he started brewing became his company’s namesake: Neil House Brewery. Ever since he received his brewer’s license in the fall 2010, Kelleher has been brewing beer commercially out of a warehouse facility at 372 Morrison Road near Gahanna, Ohio. “It seemed like every time I was at the house he was preparing or had prepared something for everyone to sample,” said Joe Kozlowski, a fourth-year in mathematics, who met Kelleher when he lived on Neil Avenue. “I was always impressed by not only the quality of his product but also Patrick’s dedication to his craft.” There was no magical moment when Kelleher realized he would pursue a career in brewing. He said friends from his original house on Neil Avenue had somewhat of an intervention to encourage him to continue brewing.


“‘You either need to do something with this or find a hobby that will get you somewhere,’” Kelleher said, quoting his friends. And soon, the hobby that he started in order for him and his roommates “to keep up with (their) intake (of beer)” became a career possibility. Kelleher said he considered going to medical school, however he “wasn’t super enamored with that.” He was interested in pursuing chemistry research, but ultimately decided to apply his education to brewing. Kelleher developed one of Neil House’s most popular offerings, cranberry cider, after he lost a bet. Cranberry ciders are just fermented cranberry juice, he said. “Cranberry juice sucks. I can’t stand cranberry juice,” Kelleher said. He would not reveal the bet he lost, but said the end product was something to his liking. Kelleher said he was not fond of the “mouth-cooling tartness” that cranberry juice exhibited but found that the cider he made removed this quality, creating a “nicelybalanced drink.” The cranberry cider is a popular draft choice throughout Columbus, including at Hal & Al’s bar and restaurant, located at 1297 Parsons Ave. “It’s good for someone that’s looking for a fruitier drink,” said Jamie Crump, a bartender at Hal and Al’s. “It’s not as sweet as some of the other hard ciders.” Visit for the rest of the story.

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directing their peers. Irvin is pulling double-duty, as she will be dancing in her piece as well as choreographing it, and she said this makes it even harder to correct her dancers. “It’s been really challenging just because I’m actually in it, and it’s so much easier to choreograph when you’re able to watch it,” she said. Adam Houston, a third-year in dance, said he also found it difficult to be authoritative with his friends, but he merged their mistakes into the dance. “Honestly I like their mistakes,” Houston said. “When they would mess something up I’d be like, ‘No keep that,’ and we would move out of that and go from there.” Covey said audiences should expect a wide range of styles and should come with an open mind and not try to necessarily “get it.” Tickets are $5 through the OSU Theatre Box Office, located on the 2nd floor of the Drake Performance & Event Center at 1849 Cannon Drive and can also be purchased at the door, while available.

Ever since she used her hairbrush as a microphone, fantasizing she was Tammi Terrell performing alongside Marvin Gaye, Sabrina Tutstone wanted to be a singer. Now having toured to Europe twice and performed in a slew of venues, including prisons, the Columbus native says her dream has come true. “I’ve been singing all my life. It’s just I didn’t recognize how it was going to turn out,” Tutstone said. “It’s my career now.” The jazz-inspired gospel singer is scheduled to perform at 7 p.m. Thursday at Lincoln Theatre as part of the “Backstage at the Lincoln” concert series. The series, which is sponsored by the Greater Columbus Arts Council and Ohio Arts Council, features local artists and offers audiences the opportunity to sit onstage with the performer, according to the Columbus Association for the Performing Arts’ (CAPA) website. Tutstone is no stranger to intimate performance settings, though. She used to take part in prison ministry tours, performing for inmates at several state and some federal penitentiaries. “We just go in and sing to them,” she said, and joked that the audience usually enjoys getting to see a woman as well. “I’m not there to tease them. I want them to hear me singing and not try to lust. They forget about me being a woman before the show is over. They’re into the experience.”

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Sabrina Tutstone is scheduled to perform Jan. 24 at Lincoln Theatre. Tutstone also regularly performs in Columbus as part of the Harmony Project. The nonprofit “provides an opportunity for individuals of different racial backgrounds, religions, ages, political affiliations and sexual orientations to work toward performing at an artistic level they had never imagined, and bond through the collective experience of community service,” according to its website.

David Brown, project director, said Tutstone is important to the chemistry of the Columbus group. “Every singer is welcome and every voice is appreciated. What Sabrina brings to the Harmony Project is vocal strength and experience,” Brown said. “She’s an amazing talent.” While Tutstone has lived and performed in Columbus most of her career, she said one of her favorite performances was in Madrid as part of a gospel festival in 2010 and 2011. She said the size of the city reminded her a bit of Columbus and performing for the people was enthralling. “I was overwhelmed by their response. Some of them couldn’t speak English, but the music translated for them,” Tutstone said. “It just brought me to tears to be able to give a gift that you’re able to share and it’s appreciated in a way that you tried to give.” Brown said Tutstone’s will to share her voice makes her a giver. “It’s not just her voice that makes her so unique. It’s her story, it’s her experience,” Brown said. “She’s a giver. She really loves to give her talent, to give her time.” Tutstone said she is looking to give her voice to audiences beyond the city and even beyond the states. “I want to pick it up. I’m planning for that,” she said. “I want more stamps in my passport.” Tickets for Thursday’s show are $10 and available through Ticketmaster or at the CAPA ticket center, located at 39 E. State St.


studentvoice Armstrong doping scandal still plaguing people’s thoughts, redefining ‘impossible’ niraj antani For the Lantern I was duped by Lance Armstrong. For many summers of my childhood, I awoke before the sun was up to watch the Tour de France. I quietly turned on my TV so as to not wake up my sleeping family members. I watched in awe as Armstrong raced through France. My adrenaline pumped as he led the peloton, somehow finding a way to break off into the lead, leg after leg. Year after year, I cheered as he came to the Champs-Élysées, crossing the finish line, not able to be touched by his seemingly meager competitors. All of that was a lie. Since it was first leaked that Armstrong would admit he doped, cheated and lied in all seven Tours de France, I have been oddly affected by it. I was hurt that I had stuck by him, refusing to believe the

allegations. I was hurt that he had lied to me, when he could have admitted it in the beginning. But there was another, larger reason why Armstrong’s lie hurt. Ohio State tells us to “Do something great.” I thought that’s what Armstrong had done; In fact, I thought he had done the impossible. His victories made the impossible seem possible to me. He was a cancer survivor who won one of the most difficult, treacherous sporting events in the world, year, after year, after year. Yet, that was no longer true. With his lies exposed, the impossible seems, well, impossible. He gave us all hope; that through hard work and pure dedication, anything was possible. That hope was gone. Not only did he cheat, but he lied. That I can never forgive. The only vindication I have is that his tell-all interview fell on the birthday of one of the greatest athletes in history — someone who made the impossible possible — Muhammad Ali, as if God were telling us, “it’s going to be OK.”

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CHAARG group offers off-beat fitness options lantern Columnist

At the threshold of a new year and semester, many young women make one very important promise to themselves. They vow to rid their bodies of the molly tavoletti countless Christmas cookies, enormous holiday dinners and mass amounts of alcohol (assuming they’re of age, of course) that they consumed during the latter part of 2012. They dive wholeheartedly into the pledge to be happier and healthier in 2013, ready to turn a new “fit” leaf this semester. Ohio State presents a student organization that serves as an excellent starting line to becoming fit this year. Changing Health Attitudes and Actions to Recreate Girls strives to ignite a passion for fitness in young women and to unshackle them from their mundane workout routines. Although CHAARG has been on campus a year, its accomplishments have spoken for themselves in upholding it core values. Elisabeth Tavierne founded CHAARG last January. As a former Division 1 swimmer, Tavierne possesses both the physical and mental capabilities to promote healthy lifestyles. Her primary mission in starting CHAARG was to “liberate girls from the elliptical” and to encourage women to step out of their workout comfort zones. CHAARG hit the ground running hard and has quickly grown to more than 250 members. The girls meet twice a week to participate in various fitness events on and off campus. On-campus events take place at the RPAC and usually feature an outside instructor to lead the girls. Last fall alone, it hosted self-defense, yoga, kickboxing and OSU’s ROTC boys in a traditional boot camp. A CHAARG mantra is “eat clean, train dirty,” with emphasis rejecting the traditional limits placed on females in the fitness world. These women exude confidence and believe they are just as, if not more, capable than men in the weight room. The girls also visit fitness studios in the surrounding communities, host 5k runs, go rock climbing and more. A core principle of CHAARG


is the unconditional foundation the girls provide to one and other. Fitness regimens continually fail due to a lack of motivation and encouragement. In December, Tavierne launched the organization’s first expansion, heading up the institution of CHAARG at the University of Cincinnati. With Tavierne graduating in the spring, the question of what will become of CHAARG and where the girls will go from here remains a mystery. Tavierne hopes to see the organization continue to grow and expand, reaching as many girls as possible. ”In 10 years I hope for bigger events, like a “CHAARG Warrior Dash” where CHAARG OSU members can connect and compete with CHAARG UCLA members. Although right now the focus is college women, I would love to see women of all ages, young and old, become a part of the CHAARG community,” she said. Current CHAARG president Emelie Moeller, a second-year in business, has already proven herself worthy of the responsibility of taking the organization onto her shoulders, but thankfully she does not have to carry it alone. Surrounded by a new executive team, she and the girls intend to take CHAARG to a whole new level this semester. These strong and beautiful ladies are CHAARGing into 2013 happier and healthier. They are not just a group of girls trying to lose weight, but a sisterhood of women who value their bodies and their health. Please visit to register (you will receive a free VSX CHAARG tank immediately) and check them out on Twitter (@_CHAARG) as well as on Facebook (Ohio State Chaarg). Molly Tavoletti is vice president media chair for CHAARG.

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The casket of Aaron Swartz, the Reddit co-founder and Internet activist, is moved to a waiting hearse during his funeral Jan. 15, at North Suburban Lubavitch Chabad Central Avenue Synagogue in Chicago.

Swartz death should spark hard-hitting discussions Desiaire Rickman For the Lantern Aaron Swartz, Internet activist and technology wizard, was found dead at his apartment on Jan. 11, and the discussion of what contributed to his suicide should not be swept under the rug. At age 26, Swartz had an impressive list of accomplishments. At age 13, he won the ArsDigita Prize in 2000, which is awarded to young people who created useful non-commercial websites, according to reports. The 14-year-old Swartz then moved on to help create RSS, an online tool that helps users subscribe to online information. He was on the founding team for Creative Commons, attended Stanford University before taking a break to co-found Reddit (a popular technology news site), started several other websites, and was the founder and director of nonprofit advocacy group Demand Progress, according to multiple reports. Swartz was a young man with many praiseworthy achievements who only wanted the public to have access to information in the new digital age. Unfortunately, Swartz seemed to have overstepped the boundaries to such information when he downloaded 4.8 million articles from Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s academic database JSTOR, a large archive of academic journals that is accessible to OSU students. He was indicted in July 2011 on federal charges for illegal access to JSTOR’s subscription-only service and downloading nearly the entire library. Although JSTOR declined to purse the case, the U.S. Attorney’s Office continued to pursue the case, and media reports stated Swartz

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was facing penalties of up to 35 years in prison and $1 million in fines. Assistant U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz said in a statement four days after Swartz’ death that contrary to media reports, prosecutors had no intention of seeking the maximum penalty and instead wanted to pursue a plea bargain which consisted of six months in a “low-security setting.” During this time, Swartz was plagued with depression, a mental health disorder he had been battling for several years. This, plus the full weight of the charges he was facing, may have led to his suicide. Swartz’s case is a sad story that opens up the conversation on the government’s abuse of power and the horrifying downside of depression. Was the government too harsh on Swartz, even though the only purpose he had in downloading those articles was so that they could be made readily available to the entire public, rather than the small percentage who are subscribed to JSTOR? Did depression play a factor in his death and should the world pay attention and take this mental health disorder more seriously than it is? They say a mind is a terrible thing to waste, yet we have lost yet another great mind for seemingly unfair reasons. Here at Ohio State, a discussion should be started on these two questions because they go beyond Swartz’ case. In the latest discussion about gun control, the power of the government is being evaluated and should continue to be evaluated. And with the many lives lost directly or indirectly lost because of mental health disorders such as depression, the seriousness given to these problems should be revisited and re-appraised. Swartz, a young man whose activism and intelligence eventually led to his death, is a modern tragic hero.

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[ a +e ] Ra Ra Riot shifts Little drama in Joy into ‘Beta Love’ Formidable release Caitlin Essig Arts editor Upon beginning to stream Ra Ra Riot’s latest release, “Beta Love,” the sound bursting from my speakers came as a shock. For one, that I can even describe the sound as “bursting” is completely new. Ra Ra Riot’s music has always exuded a smooth, calculated quality with its string-heavy rhythms and Wes Miles’ honest voice cutting straight through to grab hold of the listener’s heart. With Tuesday’s release, the band lets loose and shifts into a more indie-dance, synth-pop groove than anything it has produced in the past. The shift is to be expected, however, as the band recently lost its cellist, Alexandra Lawn. Instead of replacing her with another string player, it seems the band has gone the route of incorporating bits from a synthesizer to fill the void Lawn left. Lyrically, the band remains as talented as ever. “When I Dream” pins the band closer to its original sound than any other track on “Beta Love,” and it is the undeniable high point. “I ride the dogs on the lake, under the lights / A frozen breeze / Wanna be there, could’ve been more / Suddenly thought,

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don’t change, don’t change,” Miles sings, his voice weaving beautifully between simple drum beats reminiscent of Kanye West’s “Love Lockdown” and slight flurries of the synthesizer. That new synthesizer is a bit overwhelming on title track “Beta Love,” but Miles’ vocals make the track worth at least one listen. A few songs past the title track, “For Once” comes in with a punch quickly followed by Miles’ voice, escalating in and out of a falsetto tone. The track is, alongside “When I Dream,” one of the album’s absolute best, bringing back a taste of Ra Ra Riot’s lovely past life. Overall the album is something to get used to, but not necessarily in a bad way. Some bands can pull off transitions between sounds, and it appears Ra Ra Riot is one of them, despite a few synthesizerheavy missteps. Old fans would be wise to give the album a chance.

Shelby Lum Lantern reporter Opening with an eerie, cinematic quality, The Joy Formidable’s “Wolf’s Law” seemed to promise an album full of dramatic crescendos and new heights. Only it doesn’t. The soundtrack-esque opener, “The Ladder Is Ours,” is a tease for this sophomore release. The trio had indie rock fans going bonkers for its previous singles, but the single on the newest album, “The Ladder Is Ours,” lacks originality. “Tendons” doesn’t push new barriers either. The first three songs mesh into one another, forming a jumbled lump of energetic yet predictable indie music. Lead singer Ritzy Bryan’s vocals, while melodic, come up short next to other female rock singers. She lacks the dreamy, whimsical quality of artists like Nanna Bryndís Hilmarsdóttir from Of Monsters and Men. “Wolf’s Law” just seemed second best in an arena with a lot of other choices. The album picked up halfway through. At track six, “Silent Treatment,” The Joy Formidable began to find its groove. The intimate acoustic track stood alone in the

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sea of generic indie tunes. It’s the only indication of the band’s growth since its debut album. The gem of the album is “Maw Maw Song.” The Asian chimes and unique chorus line are solid and are topped off by the superb guitar solo ripping through the latter half of the track. Yes, the orchestra swells in all the right places and none of the music is bad, but none of it is great either. Most of the tracks begin with strong opening riffs that the rest of the track just doesn’t live up to. What would have made this album better was if The Joy Formidable had done some serious self-evaluation and chopped off the first half of the album. Is the album well made? Sure. Will it gross millions on its tour? Probably. But none of the songs lived up to what fans deserved of the long-awaited second album.

Toro Y Moi’s new album a U-turn “anything in Return” Toro Y Moi

Matthew Lovett Lantern reporter “Anything In Return” is somewhat of a toss-up. The third full-length album from Toro Y Moi, whose real name is Chazwick Bundick, takes a bit of a U-turn in terms of the artist’s timeline. Bundick’s first album, “Causers of This,” helped define the genre known as chillwave. “Underneath the Pine,” Bundick’s second fulllength release, peeled away this distant layer. Considerably more upbeat and pop-y, “Underneath” altered our perception of Bundick’s temperament. Bundick’s music was wavering over more of a synth-pop sound. Now, there is “Anything In Return,” which blurs the distinction “Underneath” and “Causers” created. Bundick’s voice is a prominent part of his songs on this album, reminiscent of “Underneat,” but might even be more extravagant on this one. This is especially noted on “Day One” and “So Many Details.” Bundick’s vocals on the latter are eerily similar to those of Passion Pit frontman Michael Angelakos, which hints at the band’s influence on Bundick’s sound. Several of the songs on “Anything” are worthy of the level Bundick achieved on “Causers.”


“Rose Quartz” creates an atmosphere constituted of ambient synthesizer, embellished with a sort of meandering melody line. Mysterious loops can be heard in the deep end of the song. “Grown Up Calls” is another mellow song that, if it were not for Bundick’s newly found voice, would be largely unobtrusive and a prime example of early chillwave music. Despite this blend in Bundick’s loud and soft styles, the new album reflects experimentation with somber sounds. “High Living,” for instance, has a texture that is lazily jazzy and perhaps harder to listen to for listeners attuned to previous albums. Regardless of any of his songs’ musicality, it is tough to pin Bundick’s music as relaxing or easy-listening. Bundick expanded his emotional spectrum on “Anything,” and perhaps a completely dreary record is to come next.





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