|International astronaut panel makes splash at OHIO-hosted event|
Hundreds of campus, community, and International Space University (ISU) 28th Space Studies Program (SSP15) participants got a taste of space Wednesday night at ISU’s annual International Astronaut Panel talk at Ohio University’s Baker University Center ballroom. Featuring four astronauts, the panel discussion addressed moon rocks, Mars landings and how international collaboration will take humankind to the furthest destinations yet.
|NASA Administrator, distinguished panelists fill space studies program’s public events next week|
The public event series of International Space University’s (ISU) 28th Space Studies Program (SSP15) continues next week at Ohio University with four public events in as many days, including a panel on the future of human spaceflight, a discussion about the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster and a lecture by NASA Administrator Charles Bolden.
|Space studies program participants to test miniature robotic rovers at OHIO competition|
Robots will take over Ohio University’s Academic & Research Center on Friday from 2:30-5:30 p.m. during International Space University’s (ISU) annual public robotics competition. As part of ISU’s 28th Space Studies Program (SSP15), which OHIO is hosting, participants will test the miniature, high-tech robots they constructed to simulate planetary exploration.
|Horse play: Kids learning through interaction at Southern Campus’ Horse Park|
Children from the 9th Street Park Youth Empowerment Activities program recently visited the Ohio University Southern Horse Park to learn all about horses.
|League of American Bicyclists names City of Athens Bicycle Friendly Community|
The League of American Bicyclists recently awarded the City of Athens the designation of Bicycle Friendly Community.
|Ohio University Comprehensive Master Plan 2016 moves into fourth phase|
After two spring open house events designed to update the public and solicit feedback, Ohio University, along with consultant Ayers-Saint Gross, is moving forward with its Comprehensive Master Plan 2016 effort with precinct plan workshops scheduled in June, July and August.
|Ohio University to repair steam tunnels underneath Class Gateway as part of the iconic campus entrance’s update|
Ohio University will begin the process of repairing 180 feet of damaged steam tunnel underneath the Class Gateway on College Green, which was discovered during a planned inspection in May.
|University to host vigil in memory of Charleston shooting victims|
The Ohio University community will gather at noon on Monday, June 22 to remember the victims of last week's church shooting in Charleston, S.C.
|Voinovich School to host statewide prevention and recovery conference|
Nearly 500 prevention and recovery professionals from throughout Ohio will soon visit Athens as the Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs hosts the Ohio Promoting Wellness & Recovery (OPEC) Conference, sponsored by the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS), June 29 – July 2, 2015 at Ohio University Baker Center.
|Workshop for science teachers held on Lancaster Campus|
Workshop for science teachers held on Lancaster Campus