|Campus Rec’s summer camp brings youthful energy to Athens Campus (PHOTOS) Jul 31|
For the past five years, the staff and student employees at Ohio University’s Department of Campus Recreation have strived to provide lifelong memories to youth in the Athens area through the CAMPus REC Summer Day Camp.
|OHIO online courses to adapt to new Quality Matters rubric Jul 31|
Ohio University faculty who are in the process of obtaining Quality Matters recognition for a course taught online will need to ensure their courses meet the new Quality Matters Higher Education Rubric that will be released Aug. 1.
|Ohio University’s hidden gem home to wildlife, research Jul 31|
Situated on the southern side of the Ohio University campus is one of Athens hidden gems, a place where students can experience research about nature through a mix of wildlife, sweeping prairie grasslands, rolling hills, forested land, valleys and ravines.
|West Union Street remains closed for waterline repair Jul 31|
West Union Street remains closed Thursday, July 30, between the South Shafer Street and Factory Street intersection to allow the contractor to complete the installation of a waterline component in this area.
|Zanesville Campus’ Shirvani presents at international conference Jul 31|
Sheida Shirvani, professor of communication studies and Academic Division coordinator at Ohio University Zanesville, recently presented her academic work in Hyderabad, India, at the International Association for Media and Communication Research conference.
|Allison Hunter to head WOUB News Jul 17|
Veteran award-winning journalist Allison Hunter will head WOUB’s news operation as editor-in-chief beginning Aug. 11.
|Chemical engineering professor named fellow of electrochemical society Jul 17|
Ohio University’s Russ Professor of Chemical Engineering Gerardine Botte has been named a fellow of The Electrochemical Society, the society for solid-state and electrochemical science and technology.
|Data center improvements: Down time July 19, 12:01 am - 9:00 am Jul 17|
OIT has scheduled down time for most major OHIO online services from 12:01 am through 9:00 am on Saturday, July 19.
|Email upgrade: Graduate students under way, employees scheduled for October Jul 17|
The university's faculty, staff, graduate student and emeriti email upgrade continues to move forward, but with a slightly modified timeline.
|Employees urged to set secret questions for their OHIO password Jul 17|
In the coming months, employees will need to have secret questions associated with their OHIO password when accessing core systems.
|High school students eager to learn at Junior Executive Business Program for Diverse Students Jul 17|
Twenty-seven high school students from the biggest cities across Ohio, and one student from California, eagerly listened to presentations delivered to them in Copeland Hall earlier this week to showcase what Ohio University and the College of Business has to offer as part of the 10th annual Junior Executive Business Program for Diverse Students.
|OHIO schedules upgrade of financial systems Jul 17|
The University will upgrade the Oracle e-Business (financial and human resources) system to a new release level (R12), and the e-Business suite (eBiz) will be offline from noon on July 29 until 8 a.m. on Aug. 7.
|Ohio University adds undergraduate energy engineering program Jul 17|
Ohio University has added a new bachelor of science degree program in energy engineering (EnE) to begin in fall 2014. Applications are currently being accepted.
|Ohio University electrochemical engineering research center receives $379,000 NIST grant Jul 17|
The Center for Electrochemical Engineering Research (CEER) at Ohio University has been granted $378,928 by the U.S. Department of Commerce and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to establish a consortium to support, sustain, and enhance U.S. manufacturing capacity in the nation's chemical industry and allied sectors through innovative electrochemical processes.
|Ohio University mechanical engineering seniors win fourth national assistive design competition Jul 17|
For the fourth time in six years, an Ohio University mechanical engineering senior design team has won first prize in the Ability One Design Challenge, a competition to design devices or systems to increase employment opportunities for workers with disabilities. The win brings total prize winnings by mechanical engineering design teams in recent years to more than $100,000.
|Ping Center’s old weight equipment finding new homes in area school districts Jul 17|
The old weight equipment at the Ping Center is finding new homes at school districts throughout the area in order to make way for an expanded weight facility and new equipment at the University's recreation center.
|President blogs about national spotlight on OHIO triumphs Jul 17|
President blogs about national spotlight on OHIO triumphs