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OHIO leadership to hit the radio airwaves

Various Ohio University officials, including President Roderick McDavis, will discuss the latest happenings on Athens radio station WATH 970 AM throughout the 2013-14 academic year.

President McDavis, Russ College of Engineering and Technology Dean Dennis Irwin, Vice President for Student Affairs Ryan Lombardi, Vice President for Finance and Administration Stephen Golding and Executive Vice President and Provost Pam Benoit are some of the guests who will join WATH 970 host Dave Palmer and co-host Scott Dailey on the "The Party Line."

The one-hour call-in show broadcasts from 9 to 10 a.m. every weekday and will provide the officials a forum in which to discuss current university events with the Athens community.

Upcoming "The Party Line" appearances include President McDavis on Thursday, Oct. 24, and Dean Irwin on Thursday, Nov. 7. These are the other scheduled appearances:

  • Dec. 5, 2013/President McDavis  
  • Jan. 30, 2014/Dean Kenneth Johnson
  • Feb. 20, 2014/President McDavis 
  • March 20, 2014/President McDavis
  • April 10, 2014/Vice President for Student Affairs Ryan Lombardi
  • May 29, 2014/President McDavis  
  • June 5, 2014/V.P. for Finance and Administration Stephen Golding
  • July 10, 2013/Arts and Sciences Dean Robert Frank
  • Aug. 14, 2014/Executive Vice President and Provost Pam Benoit

Podcasts of the broadcasts can be found on the station's website,