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Keeping Bobcats informed, April 7, 2021

Published: April 7, 2021 Author: Staff reports

We get it, it's been a long year. As you're celebrating milestones, embracing warmer weather, and reconnecting with your extended friends, take care of yourself and each other. Be a part of the healthy majority at OHIO.

Get Outside


Play with friends
Check out your favorite yard games — like disc golf or cornhole — from noon-8 p.m. Monday-Friday for free using your OHIO ID. Check out locations include: Ryors mailroom, Living Learning Center, and Jefferson East End.


Join a team

New friends are just around the corner, and they need another teammate. Registration for upcoming wiffleball and sand volleyball tournaments are now open. You can join a team or register your own on IMLeagues.com.


Student Senate Officer Results

President-Elect is Eliza Ivan, Athens Advocacy 

Vice President-Elect is Elaina Tartal, Athens Advocacy

Treasurer-Elect is Simar Kalkat, Build Together 

Applications for Chief Justice, Commissioner, and Executive Staff positions are now open. View the Appointed Positions Description List and complete your application through Bobcat Connect by April 19 at 5 p.m. Appointments and Transfer of Power happen April 21.

View full unofficial results list > 

Apply for an appointed position > 
(must be logged in to Bobcat Connect)


Get vaccinated on campus
Register for a COVID-19 vaccination at one of the clinics specifically for students starting today on the Athens campus. These clinics are made possible by a direct allocation of vaccines from the State of Ohio for college students, and you will need to log in to your OHIO account to register. 
Learn More and Register >

Be aware of new email scam
The Internal Revenue Service has reported a tax refund scam from IRS impersonators who are targeting those with email addresses ending in .edu. Do not click on suspicious links or provide your personal information over email.
Read More >

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Register to Attend Pride Graduation
All 2021 LGBTQ+ graduates (undergrad and grad) are invited to join Pride Graduation on April 24 from 10:30 a.m.–noon. This year's keynote address will be given by distinguished alum Chris Witherspoon! 
Read More >

Watch the Virtual Leadership Awards
The 39 student leaders being recognized at the 2021 Leadership Awards Gala are some of the finest Bobcats around. Celebrate their achievements and renew your OHIO spirit on April 14 at 6 p.m. on Teams.
RSVP Today >

Join the Safe and Sexy Social
Tonight from 5-8 p.m. a sexual health and well-being activity fair will take place on Ping Center Lawn. Explore consent, health and more with peer educators. Registration is required to attend.
Register >


The Pre-Grad Checklist
Celebrate your upcoming graduation and give a fond farewell to OHIO!

Give thanks
Write letters to faculty and staff who have made an impact on your OHIO experience — and your life. Those connections are important.

Get your gear
Order your cap, gown and more in time to celebrate in style. We know that not all students can afford regalia.
View Cap and Gown Loan Program >

Snap a pic
Meet your friends on College Green to commemorate your time at OHIO by taking photos at the Alumni Gate and Class Gateway. #OHIOGRAD2021

Eat, eat, eat
Order food from your favorite local spots. Down the road you'll be craving Big Mamma's burritos or a mocha from Donkey!