Compass Archives

May 2, 2016
Compass e-mails to take one-day hiatus May 5
Ohio University Compass e-mails will take a one-day hiatus on Thursday, May 5. The Compass website will continue to be updated with the latest news stories and special alerts.

#BusinessBobcat Buzz Episode 7: Go forth with honor
Sometimes, we all need a little inspiration. That's why this episode features the commencement speech of Dr. David Kirch, professor of accounting in the College of Business. His speech was originally delivered at the 2016 residential MBA graduation.

Sherman reappointed as College of Business Dean
Ohio University Executive Vice President and Provost Pam Benoit has announced the reappointment of Hugh Sherman as dean of the College of Business. The reappointment is effective from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2021.

Alumnus shares 10 rules for success at Kushinda/Ritos de Pasaje Graduation Celebration
This year's Kushinda/Ritos de Pasaje Graduation Celebration keynote speaker Jerome W. Williams, a 2009 graduate of Ohio University, shared his 10 rules for success with about 90 multicultural graduates.

May 3, 2016
A game for the pain: Virtual reality could help back aches
Ohio University professors James Thomas and Christopher France received a $470,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to study the impact of a novel gaming system on back pain patients.

Scenes from OHIO’s 2016 Undergraduate Commencement (PHOTOS)
Nearly 3,000 graduates participated in two Undergraduate Commencement ceremonies held Saturday, April 30, at the Convocation Center on Ohio University's Athens Campus.

Meet OHIO's new vice president for student affairs
Jason Pina will join the Division of Student Affairs on June 13 and recently sat down for a question-and-answer session on his new role and much more.