|President McDavis shares personal reflections after Faculty Staff Convocation|
The following message was sent by Ohio University President Roderick J. McDavis to faculty and staff on August 24, 2016.
|Ohio Energy, Ecology, Culture: A Humanities Roundtable is Sept. 30|
The community is invited to the Ohio Energy, Ecology, Culture: A Humanities Roundtable on Friday, Sept. 30, from 4:30–6:30 p.m. in Baker Center Theater.
|Morris elected fellow of Animal Behavior Society|
Dr. Molly Morris, Professor of Biological Sciences, was elected fellow of the Animal Behavior Society this summer. She also is an editor for the journal Animal Behaviour.
|STRS employee contribution rates increase|
This is a reminder for faculty on nine-month contracts about the STRS employee contribution rate increase. As communicated to impacted faculty and staff on June 9 via email and the Faculty Contributions article in Compass, the State Teachers Retirement System of Ohio (STRS) announced a one percent increase to employee retirement contributions for work performed on or after July 1, 2016.
|Vice Provost Edmonds serves as invited speaker for 2016 International Research Conference|
Ohio University Vice Provost for Global Affairs and International Studies Lorna Jean Edmonds was an invited speaker at the 2016 International Research Conference at the Rutgers Centers for Global Advancement and International Affairs on Wednesday, July 21.
|MyHR access changes in response to new phishing trends|
To help protect individuals who may inadvertently share their credentials in response to phishing scam emails and to minimize the impact of such lost individual credentials, the University has restricted off-campus access to W2s and direct deposit via MyHR until two-factor authentication becomes available later this year.
|Bobcat Depot update: Simplified purchases for individuals, new way of issuing receipts for departments|
Single point-of-sale system gives customers consistent experience, changes how departments handle receipts
|Community remembers Norman Cohn, distinguished professor emeritus|
Dr. Norman Cohn, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Environmental & Plant Biology, passed away on June 29 at his home in Pittsburgh, age 86, died on June 29, 2016, at his home in Pittsburgh, PA, where he lived with his wife of 60 years, Margaret "Peggy" Cohn
|Division of Student Affairs names Survivor Advocacy Program director, survivor advocate|
Ohio University’s Division of Student Affairs announced that Kimberly Castor has been named director and Kristin Waltz has been appointed survivor advocate/case manager of the Survivor Advocacy Program (SAP).