|Your OHIO Film Festival winners announced|
Students, alumni and friends recently took up their cameras and submitted videos for the first Your OHIO Film Festival. Now, it’s up to the fans of Ohio University to pick a People's Choice from the category winners.
|"Naked Bodies: Contemporary Issues in Figure Painting" talk is today|
Is it still possible to paint a nude and avoid exploitation? Ron Kroutel, Professor Emeritus of Painting at Ohio University, will talk about how he approaches this daunting issue at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 4.
|Senior Dance Concert To Take Place April 13 & 14, 2013|
he Ohio University School of Dance will be presenting four group and three solo dances created by the School of Dance Seniors as part of their senior capstone projects. They will be shown at the Shirley Wimmer Theater in Putnam Hall, located on East Green of the Ohio University Campus. The performances will be Saturday, April 13 at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m., and Sunday, April 14 at 2 p.m.
|InterArts Visiting Artist Robert Sember|
Visiting Artist Robert Sember (of sound art collective Ultra-red) will be at Ohio University March 27-29 to conduct a listening and field recording workshop, a listening session (in Shawnee, Ohio), and a public lecture.
|Kennedy-Dygas named dean of the College of Fine Arts|
Executive Vice President and Provost Pam Benoit has named Margaret “Peg” Kennedy-Dygas as the dean of the College of Fine Arts. Kennedy-Dygas is currently the associate dean of the College of Arts at the University of Louisiana at Layfayette. She was selected as the new dean of fine arts during the course of a national search. Her term of appointment will begin on May 20.
|Ronald Socciarelli Memorial Concert is Oct. 12|
The Ohio University School of Music’s Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band will present a special concert to commemorate the life and legacy of Ronald Socciarelli, director of bands from 1973 to 1992, on Oct. 12, at 8 p.m. in Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium.
|Chicago debut brings in large crowds|
The Lancaster Festival debut of the Ohio University Lancaster Theatre production of "Chicago: The Musical" was a huge success. There was a large turnout for both the afternoon and evening showings.
|Lancaster production of Chicago one of only 23 in nation|
The Ohio University Lancaster Theatre Department is doing one of only 23 licensed productions of Chicago in the United States this year. The actors and dancers are primarily from Fairfield, Hocking and Franklin Counties. It's a rare opportunity for aspiring actors and actresses in the region to do such a famous musical.
|Juried student art exhibition opens at Lancaster campus|
A photograph of a baby with angel wings, a painting of the earth in outer space and a pencil sketch of an ode to Charlie Chaplin will all be hanging on the walls of the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts as part of a Juried Student Art Exhibition at Ohio University Lancaster.