Compass Archives

Sep 1, 2010
New Faculty Welcome on Thursday
On Thursday, from 8:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. approximately 50 new faculty members will participate in the New Faculty Welcome in the Faculty Commons in Alden Library. New group I, II and IV faculty are invited to participate in the event.

Arts for Ohio accepting new proposals
The Arts for Ohio advisory committee is accepting proposals for interdisciplinary arts initiatives to be carried out this academic year.

Residence halls get faster network sooner than expected
Thanks to intelligent scheduling and fast work by the university’s NextGen network upgrade crews, all 42 residence halls now are equipped with 100 Mbps wired Ethernet and 10 Gbps fiber optic links between buildings – four months ahead of schedule.

$750,000 merit pool established for Athens Group I faculty
On Monday, Ohio University President Roderick J. McDavis approved moving forward with the establishment of a merit raise pool of $750,000 for Athens tenure-track faculty.

Ohio University Press books receive international attention
In the last two months of a sweltering Athens summer, new Ohio University Press books made refreshing splashes in local, state, national, and international media.

UCM provides extensive services to OHIO
University Communications and Marketing (UCM) is committed to promoting the University’s excellence and providing the community with up-to-date, useful information - in whatever form works best.

Cardboard recycling stations aim to minimize move-in waste
This move-in weekend, OHIO is urging students to take the first step toward green by recycling their move-in cardboard. To assist the effort, cardboard recycling stations have been set up by every trash and recycling area for the residence halls.

The president's welcome message for faculty and staff
President Roderick J. McDavis welcomes back his colleagues for the 2010-11 academic year.

The president's welcome message to OHIO students
President Roderick J. McDavis's welcome message to OHIO students at the start of the school year.

Ohio University closed Monday for Labor Day
Ohio University will be closed Monday, Sept. 6, in observance of the national Labor Day holiday.

Traffic signals out on Union St.
Traffic signals out on Union St.

The provost's welcome message to the campus
Executive Vice President and Provost Pam Benoit welcomes the faculty and staff to the new academic year.

Sep 2, 2010
Roads Scholars Tour visits OHIO
On Wednesday, Ohio State University’s Roads Scholars Tour paid a visit to Ohio University to celebrate the universities’ newly enhanced partnership.

President's Board of Trustees presentation to be streamed live today
Ohio University President Roderick J. McDavis' president's report at today's Board of Trustees meeting will be streamed live at 3 p.m.

Welcomes across OHIO
As first-year and returning OHIO students filter back into Athens, students will be doing the same drill on the university’s five regional campuses.

Ohio volleyball teams with Athens County Food Pantry for annual food drive
Ohio Volleyball is proud to announce this year's annual canned food drive to support the Athens County Food Pantry. This year's event, sponsored by the Athens Messenger, will take place Friday, Sept. 10, the first day of the Baymont Inn & Suites Invitational.

Warm OHIO welcome planned for incoming international students
Ohio University community members are encouraged to join Athens residents at the annual International Potluck Picnic on Sunday, Sept. 5.