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Ohio University reaffirms its commitment to fair treatment and inclusivity for our international students

July 8, 2020 We are writing to express our deep concern and alarm following Monday’s announcement by the Department of Homeland Security Student and Exchange Visitor Program.

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Student-athletes test positive for COVID-19

July 7, 2020 Ohio University announced today that as a result of the proactive screening of athletes before commencing voluntary summer workouts on campus, eight student-athletes have tested positive for COVID-19.

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Athena Cinema receives grants from National Art House campaign

July 7, 2020 Ohio University’s Athena Cinema has received two grants from the Art House America Campaign, a relief effort supporting independent cinemas across the country during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Schoonover Green Roof installation completed

July 6, 2020 Schoonover Center is a little greener after the installation of a green roof over the main lobby was completed this week.

Multiple state coalitions, partners provide insight into impact of suicide across Ohio

July 6, 2020 Following the Suicide Prevention Plan for Ohio released by Gov. DeWine and state partners, a new collaboration has created an analytical deep dive of data into suicide deaths between 2009-2018.

Events at Ohio University canceled until Aug. 1

July 2, 2020 Ohio University has extended the cancellation of all in-person University events across our campuses and locations until Aug. 1, 2020, with limited exceptions.

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Sheila Schultz to retire after 31 years at OHIO

July 2, 2020 Sheila Schultz, strategies and resources director in the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost, will retire on July 16 after 31 years of service at Ohio University.

OHIO’s professor Young honored with national journalism research award

July 1, 2020 Ohio University’s Nerissa Young was honored June 26 with a Sigma Delta Chi (SDX) award in the Research About Journalism category presented by the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ).

Ohio University professor Ryan Fogt, alum Kyle Clem publish paper on record warming of the South Pole

June 30, 2020 The South Pole has been warming at more than three times the global average over the past 30 years, according to research led by Ohio University professor Ryan Fogt and OHIO alumnus Kyle Clem.

OHIO’s ‘Start By Believing: The Power of a Survivor-Centered Process’ documentary wins Telly Award

June 30, 2020 Ohio University’s “Start By Believing: The Power of a Survivor-Centered Process” documentary was the bronze winner in the general, non-broadcast category at the 2020 Telly Awards.

Fall planning town hall follow-up

June 30, 2020 Thank you for your interest in the Fall Planning Forum this morning.

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Ohio University receives national honor for commitment to first-gen student success

June 30, 2020 Ohio University has been designated a First-gen Forward Advisory Institution by the Center for First-generation Student Success, an initiative of NASPA and The Suder Foundation.

Faculty alternative teaching arrangements survey

June 29, 2020 This email contains information for faculty, staff, and graduate students with teaching obligations to request alternative teaching arrangements for fall 2020.

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Bringing Bobcats back, June 26, 2020

June 26, 2020 Bobcats will be returning to campus this fall. Of course, next semester – as this whole year has been – will be new territory for all of us.

Ohio University mourns the death of former president Vernon Alden

June 25, 2020 Ohio University mourns the passing of President Emeritus Vernon Roger Alden, who died in Boston on Monday, June 22, 2020, at the age of 97.