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Ohio University mourns the death of 18th President Charles J. Ping

July 28, 2021 Ohio University President Emeritus Dr. Charles J. Ping, whose visionary approach and gentlemanly demeanor helped shape the school into the transformative institution it is today, died July 27, 2021.

Ohio University announces transformative gift establishing the Ohio University BSN - Joyce N. Herrold, M.D. Nursing Program at Lancaster Campus

July 27, 2021 The Ohio University Foundation is announcing a transformational gift from Joyce N. Herrold, M.D., to extend the Ohio University Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program to the Lancaster Campus.

Ohio University is proud to welcome alumni back to campus for Homecoming 2021

July 26, 2021 The Ohio University Alumni Association is excited to announce that the University will host Homecoming 2021 the week of October 4-9.

A legacy of imagination and creativity: Alumna honored through new Child Development Center playground

July 23, 2021 When John DiVincenzo, BGS ’88, sought to honor the memory of his late wife, Lisa Donovan, BSHEC ’89, MSHCS ’93, he knew exactly how to do it: through a gift to OHIO's Child Development Center.

Alumni, legal community help give high school students hands-on experience in Summer Law & Trial Institute

July 21, 2021 Twenty high school students from Ohio, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania got to try their hands at a career in law through the 2021 Summer Law & Trial Institute at Ohio University.

Ohio University Global Network Fellows seek to strengthen international alumni engagement

July 15, 2021 The new OHIO Global Network Fellows program, a collaboration of the Office of Global Affairs, Ohio University Alumni Association, and Division of University Advancement, kicks off this summer.

Sarah Welch to clerk for Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh

July 9, 2021 Ohio University alumna Sarah Welch ’16 is headed to Washington, D.C., where she'll clerk for Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.

Ohio University celebrates the life and immeasurable legacy of alumnus Ray Fogg Sr.

June 28, 2021 Ohio University mourns the profound loss of Raymon B. Fogg Sr., who exemplified the Bobcat spirit and was an inspiration to the entire OHIO community.

Ohio University mourns the passing of alumnus and Foundation Trustee Emeritus Thomas Weihe

June 15, 2021 The Ohio University community is saddened by the passing of Thomas Weihe, BSED ’61, a dedicated alumnus who leaves a more-than-50-year legacy of philanthropy and service.

Ohio University is the school of choice for 10 recipients of the 2021 The Gates Foundation-Ross County Scholar’s Fund

June 9, 2021 The newest class of The Gates Foundation-Ross County Scholar’s Fund recipients has been announced. The Foundation awarded scholarships to 14 students, 10 of whom plan to attend Ohio University.

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OHIO graduate’s capstone project about Cincinnati artist airs on TV

June 8, 2021 Ohio University graduate Madeleine Hordinski, BA ’20, BSVC ’20, recently had her senior capstone project air on PBS stations in Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio. 

Alumni entrepreneurs continue to see success with Shark Tank appearance

June 3, 2021 Business Bobcat alumnus Kevin Consolo and fellow Bobcat Chris Pavlica continue to innovate and develop new products to make life easier.

Russ College alumni, student team up to develop patent-pending phone call transcription device

June 1, 2021 Ohio University graduates Mike Medley and Matt Good have teamed up with student Daniel Abdelsamed to design, build, program and test a phone system that transcribes conversations in real time.

'Hi. Remember me?' Student finishes honors thesis 15 years after leaving Athens

May 24, 2021 Denis Flaschner came to Ohio University as a first-year English major in 2000. He completed all his coursework with one exception: to graduate, he would need to complete a thesis project.

OHIO Trustee, alumna Anna Harvey named president and CEO of the Social Science Research Council

May 6, 2021 Ohio University Trustee and 1988 Honors Tutorial College alumna Anna Harvey has been named the 15th President and CEO of the Social Science Research Council.