Cherry Blossoms News Center
- April 6, 2021
Photographers from University Communications and Marketing documented the 2021 blooming of OHIO's famous trees, which are enjoyed by Bobcats and community members.
- April 2, 2021
The OHIO Museum Complex, and students, faculty and staff from the OHIO Office of Global Affairs and Center for International Studies take you on a journey celebrating OHIO’s cherry trees!
- March 25, 2021
Michael Massa, a 1982 Communications graduate from Ohio University, shares a poem of Hope and Renewal.
- March 22, 2021
ATHENS, OHIO (WOWK) — The first official day of spring came this past weekend, and now we are starting to see signs of Mother Nature waking up again across our region.
- March 18, 2021
Ohio University’s iconic cherry trees draw attention each year, as their blooms symbolize the arrival of spring in Athens.
- March 2, 2021
Ohio University was recently honored by the Arbor Day Foundation for the fifth consecutive year with the 2020 Tree Campus Higher Education recognition for the University’s commitment to effective urban forest management.
- April 23, 2020
Many people eagerly await the pink blooms of 200 cherry trees on campus each year.
- April 20, 2020
Each year, students, faculty, staff, alumni and area residents eagerly await the pink blooms of 200 cherry trees on the Ohio University campus.
- June 18, 2019
Ohio University will be lighting up the grove of Cherry Trees near the Hocking River and the Convocation Center this week.
- April 5, 2018
Ohio University plans to begin lighting up the grove of Cherry Trees near the Hocking River and the Convocation Center during the second week of April.
- April 3, 2015
Those at Ohio University eagerly await the pink blooms of 200 cherry trees on campus each year. The trees are expected to bloom between April 7 and April 9.
- April 24, 2014
The row of cherry trees that lines the Hocking River and decorates Ohio University’s Athens Campus each spring with beautiful blossoms was less vibrant this spring thanks in part to the severe winter weather the area experienced.
- April 7, 2014
The Ohio University Sakura cherry blossom trees represent a relationship with Japan’s Chubu University that has lasted for more than 40 years.
- April 7, 2011
Members of the Ohio University community gathered yesterday for a ceremony in memory of the victims and in support of the survivors of Japan's recent earthquake and tsunami.
- April 5, 2007
ATHENS, Ohio (April 5, 2007) -- In Japan, spring means the start of a new year for schools and businesses, marked by the blooming of the "sakura" or cherry tree blossom.
- April 1, 2004
Unmistakable in their beauty, blossoming cherry trees in peak bloom welcome visitors to Ohio University each year, heralding the arrival of spring. The white blooms provide a picturesque entrance to the University from the south.