|2015 Fitness Workshop Series kicks off Jan. 24 at Ping Center|
Ohio University’s Campus Recreation and Ping Center Fitness are presenting the 2015 Fitness Workshop Series, a free program open to the OHIO and Athens communities and designed to educate those working toward healthier lifestyles about different areas of fitness.
|Are we all living in a 'Matrix' simulation? Jan. 29|
The Knowing the Future curricular theme hosts physicist Dr. Silas Beane presenting a general-interest seminar on “Are you living in a simulation?” on Thursday, Jan. 29, at 4:10 p.m. in Clippinger 194.
|ESPN analyst Chris Broussard coming to Athens|
The Ohio University chapter of Associated Press Sports Editors, in partnership with Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc., is bringing ESPN NBA analyst/writer Chris Broussard to campus on Thursday, Jan. 29.
|New: Transcultural Encounters and Border Crossings film series|
With Dr. Michael Gillespie, Dr. Katarzyna Marciniak is curator of the new Transcultural Encounters and Border Crossings Film Series at the Athena this spring.
|OHIO continues promise to improve college access|
The Ohio University Board of Trustees today completed the final step in a pioneering journey toward improving higher education expense predictability by setting the tuition rates for the first cohort in the innovative new tuition and fee program, The OHIO Guarantee.
|OHIO trustees set tuition and fee rates, discuss financial aid|
The Ohio University Board of Trustees approved tuition and fee rates for the first cohort of students under The OHIO Guarantee and discussed the impact of new financial aid initiatives at meetings on the Athens Campus.
|Spring 2015 Middle East and North Africa film series begins|
In Spring 2015, a number of Ohio University departments, centers, and programs are teaming up to present six films that highlight various aspects of historical and contemporary life in the Middle East and North African (MENA) region.
|United in Anger film and discussion, Jan. 26|
The Political Science Film Series presents a screening of the award-winning film United in Anger: A History of Act-Up by Jim Hubbard on Monday, Jan. 26, at 7 p.m. at the Athena Theater.
|Branding OHIO by building momentum|
In the last three years, we have re-positioned our brand in the market, revised our external communications policy, and completed the third wave of a brand perception research study. At the beginning of the fall semester, I asked members of the Marketing Advisory Council to answer the following question—“What do you hope happens with the OHIO brand this year that didn’t happen last year?”
|Community members and organizations give to Lancaster Campus theatre fundraising effort|
We’re more than halfway there! $142,000 has been raised thus far during the “The Wagner Theatre Improvement Campaign.” The fundraising effort started in July, 2014 and aims to raise $250,000 to upgrade the 475-seat theatre. The theatre, named in memory of Professor Jeffrey Wagner, was built in the 1960’s and needs to be updated.
|Martin Luther King Jr. celebration to feature march, brunch, arts showcase, talks|
The 2015 Ohio University Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration will carry the theme, "Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr." with much of the focus surrounding King's service and legacy. Events run Jan. 15-24.
|Ohio University to undergo ACEN accreditation review|
Ohio University will host a site review by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing on Jan. 20-22 for continuing accreditation of its Associate Degree Nursing program provided on the Ohio University regional campuses of Chillicothe, Southern and Zanesville.
|Actor to portray MLK on Lancaster Campus January 28 [VIDEO]|
Ohio University Lancaster ¦ Pickerington will celebrate Black History Month and the accomplishments of Martin Luther King, Jr., with a special presentation on January 28. Actor Darryl Van Leer will perform his one-man show where he portrays Martin Luther King Jr. at 3:30 p.m. in the Wagner Theatre. The event is FREE and open to the public.
|Resources under development for new tobacco-free policy|
As Ohio University moves toward fully implementing its “Smoke and Tobacco-Free Campus” policy on the Athens Campus by fall2015, various important resources will support the transition for University employees, students, visitors, volunteers, patients, and customers.