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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.

Ohio University Alumni Association updates Alumni Awards nomination schedule

October 22, 2020 The Ohio University Alumni Association will accept Alumni Award nominations beginning Jan. 1, 2021, through Dec. 31, 2021, for the 2022 awards.

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Five OHIO alumni elected to The Ohio University Foundation Board of Trustees

October 21, 2020 Ohio University Foundation Board of Trustees is honored to welcome five new trustees who are committed to accomplishing the Foundation’s goal of “Philanthropy in Service and Education.”

Alumnae awarded prestigious international environmental fellowship

October 21, 2020 Rachel Martin, ‘20 is one of 10 people worldwide chosen for a fellowship with Conservation X Lab, an innovation technology company that focuses on solutions to environmental challenges.

Alumnus creates scholarship in honor of fellow Business Bobcat’s mentorship

October 19, 2020 When he graduated from Ohio University, Mitchell “Mitch” Holland left behind a legacy of distinguished service and mentorship that is being memorialized and continued by one of his fellow graduates.

Bobcats, friends, and family unite to honor an alumnus’ legacy

October 14, 2020 Always willing to lend a helping hand, Yousef Faroniya cared deeply for others. His charming personality and cheerful nature never failed to light up a room. 

First professorship established in Ohio University’s Department of Counseling and Higher Education

October 6, 2020 Dr. Tommie Radd, an educational leader and researcher, has established the first-ever endowed professorship in the Patton College of Education’s Department of Counseling and Higher Education.

Virtual 5K helps alumni celebrate Homecoming

October 6, 2020 The AECOM Center for Sports Administration is partnering with Riddle & Bloom to host a virtual 5K event for Homecoming, giving alumni the opportunity to participate anytime from Oct. 5 to 31.

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OHIO announces first Folley Family Foundation Appalachian Scholars

September 30, 2020 OMSAR is proud to announce the inaugural Folley Family Foundation Appalachian Scholars, Allison Saaty and Alison Mingus.

Fall issue of Ohio Today invites readers to virtually come home to OHIO

September 29, 2020 The fall 2020 issue of Ohio Today invites the entire Ohio University community to virtually come home to OHIO from wherever you may be and feel that Bobcat spirit at a time when it’s much needed.

Ohio University announces 14 Alumni Award recipients

September 29, 2020 The Ohio University Alumni Association is proud to announce this year’s Alumni Award recipients, a group of dedicated alumni and friends who represent the very best of the Bobcat community.

OHIO’s first-ever virtual Homecoming Week kicks off Oct. 5

September 29, 2020 Make history with Bobcats near and far

Scholarship honors professor emerita who inspired students to ‘be the change they wish to see’

September 23, 2020 A new scholarship at Ohio University is paving the way for students to continue the legacy of Professor Emerita Dr. Francine Childs, the first Black professor to be granted tenure at OHIO.

Alumni family gives back to their home away from home

September 21, 2020 Ohio University graduate Manaf Afyouni and his children were inspired to create a scholarship in hopes that the recipients would have the same meaningful experiences that the family had in Athens.

OHIO graduate, eminent photographer’s work featured in Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s social justice exhibit

September 20, 2020 The photography of Ohio University graduate Chuck Stewart is on display for the first time ever at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in a new social justice exhibit