|Fatalism, ﬁnances reduce health screenings in Appalachia|
If more people participated in screenings for cancer, catching it early at a more treatable stage, perhaps that fatalism could be abated and more lives saved. Graduate student Travis Lovejoy conducted several recent studies to better understand the factors that inﬂuence Appalachians’ decisions to be screened.
|Happy holidays from Ohio University|
Visit <a href=greetings>www.ohio.edu/greetings</a> to see the University's holiday greeting for students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends. You also can download winter-themed OHIO desktop wallpaper.
|Highlighting the Green video - Fall 2010|
Fall 2010 Edition - Ohio University students, faculty, staff, and alumni are accomplishing remarkable feats every day. Collectively, these achievements are elevating our university's national profile and showing the world what it means to be green. This special video encapsulates a few of the recent triumphs that have added new chapters to OHIO's legacy of excellence.
|OHIO’s “front door” to get new focus|
University Communications and Marketing (UCM) has redesigned and refocused the University’s homepage, referred to as the “front door,” to cater to the interest and needs of prospective students and external audiences.
|Volunteers needed to help tornado victims rebuild|
According to a news release from the Athens County Emergency Management Team, volunteers are still needed to help area residents recovering from the Sept. 16 tornado and severe weather disaster in Athens County.
|GLC students spend intersession in Vietnam|
Twenty-six students in Ohio University’s Global Leadership Center (GLC) spent the winter intersession hard at work. Not at mall stores or shoveling snow, but half a world away honing their leadership skills as consultants to international corporations.
|OHIO Worldwide: Our ties with Ghana|
A handful of Ohio University delegates, including President Roderick J. McDavis and representatives from the Center for International Studies, crossed the Atlantic to secure ties with a valued strategic partner – Ghana.