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2020 Stories

Board of Trustees affirms Ohio University's spring semester strategy

October 29, 2020 I write today with positive news about our upcoming spring semester. ... We have developed plans that will accommodate all residential students who want to return to our Athens campus in January.

Buckeye Health Plan expands Ohio University's regional community health programs

October 29, 2020 Buckeye Health Plan will award Ohio University $750,000 to expand the University’s regional community health programming and give southeast Ohio residents greater access to healthcare.

Professor jw Smith to discuss recent book at Authors @ Alden series

October 29, 2020 Join Ohio University Libraries for a discussion between Dr. Carolyn Bailey Lewis and Dr. jw Smith about Smith’s book, “From the Back of the Bus to the Front of the Classroom” on Nov. 5.

OHIO offers remote teaching workshops for spring semester

October 29, 2020 Sessions will focus on best practices, tips, and tools for effective student engagement in an online or hybrid format.

Students gain virtual music industry experience with Brick City Records

October 28, 2020 The student-run music label Brick City Records has adjusted to the virtual atmosphere and continued to work with musicians and bands this year.

Keeping Bobcats informed, October 28, 2020

October 28, 2020 Exercise your civic duty and cast your ballot for local, state, and national leaders. Oct. 31 is the last date to request an absentee ballot.

'Soft Relay,' an exhibition by alumni Haylee Ebersole and John Burt Sanders

October 28, 2020 The Ohio University School of Art + Design is proud to present an exhibition by two alumni, “Soft Relay,” by Haylee Ebersole and John Burt Sanders.

School of Art and Design announces online juried art exhibition

October 28, 2020 Ohio University School of Art + Design announces that for the first time its annual Undergraduate Juried Exhibition will be presented exclusively online.

College of Business faculty and students successfully adapt to virtual learning environment

October 27, 2020 Faculty have been implementing tactics into their courses to ensure that students have the most beneficial experience and learn as efficiently as possible while not being in a physical classroom.

OHIO senior awarded scholarship, fellowship, and continued support from Miranda Family Fund

October 27, 2020 KeShawn Mellon is an advocate, in every sense of the word. The Ohio University School of Theater senior hopes not only to instigate change, but to create safe spaces for students of color.

COVID-19 spread

October 27, 2020 I am happy to report this week that the rate of increase in cases on the Athens campus has declined. While we still have daily cases, we are on the downside of a peak in cases.

Ohio University Board of Trustees to hold special meeting online Oct. 29

October 27, 2020 The Ohio University Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting to discuss spring planning, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 29. 

MEDIA ADVISORY: Ohio University Board of Trustees to hold special meeting online Oct. 29

October 26, 2020 Ohio University Board of Trustees will be holding a special meeting to discuss Spring Planning. 

Halloween Weekend message

October 26, 2020 The Halloween celebration sponsored by the City of Athens this weekend has been canceled. I encourage you to find festive and safe ways to gather.

OHIO Southern professor Dr. Purba Das named 2020 Fall Commencement Speaker

October 26, 2020 Ohio University announced today that Dr. Purba Das, associate professor in communication studies at OHIO’s Southern Campus, will be the 2020 Fall Commencement speaker.