President McDavis delivers State of the University On Wednesday, Ohio University President Roderick J. McDavis delivered his annual State of the University address to faculty and staff at the Margaret M. Walter Hall Rotunda. Below is a transcript of his remarks.
Kiel joins Ohio University Zanesville leadership team An enrollment management, student affairs and student success expert, Gerald “Jerry” Kiel comes to Ohio University Zanesville with more than three decades of experience at public colleges and universities in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Georgia and North Carolina.
M. Geneva Murray named director of Women's Center M. Geneva Murray has been named director of the Ohio University Women's Center effective Oct. 12. She replaces Susanne Dietzel who left the University in the spring for a position in New Orleans.
Faculty, staff invited to attend 2015 convocation In honor of the start of the 2015-2016 academic year, Ohio University President Roderick J. McDavis has invited all University faculty and staff to attend the annual Faculty and Staff Convocation.
Film professor honored with '50 Years' Award Rajko Grlić, Ohio Eminent Scholar in Film, was presented the “50 Years” Award at the Motovun Film Festival, which took place from July 25 to July 29 in the village of Motovun, Croatia.
Faculty/Staff volunteers needed to help first-gen Bobcats Are you an Ohio University faculty or staff member who was a first-generation college student (meaning you were the first person in your family to attend college)? Are you interested in volunteering to help support the success of first-generation students at OHIO?
Two new staff members hired in Diversity and Inclusion Alicia Chavira-Prado has joined the staff at Ohio University as the special assistant to the vice provost for diversity and inclusion while Marlene De La Cruz-Guzman has been named the new director of the Office for Multicultural Student Access and Retention (OMSAR).
MIS professor presents findings to Canadian Information Processing Society Recently, Nadège Levallet, a management information systems professor in the College of Business, was invited to present her thesis findings to the Canadian Information Processing Society. Her research centered on the role that information technology and systems play in helping leadership seize unexpected business opportunities.
Clarifying upcoming changes to employee contributions to STRS and the STRS mitigating rate We recently communicated upcoming changes to retirement contributions announced by the State Teachers Retirement System of Ohio (STRS), including changes to employee contributions and to the mitigating rate applied to the Alternative Retirement Plan. The following serves to further clarify upcoming changes to retirement contributions for STRS and ARP plans.
‘New Space’ entrepreneurs inspire future commercial space leaders during public panel Participants in International Space University’s (ISU) 28th Space Studies Program (SSP15), Ohio University campus and community members gathered Tuesday night at Baker University Center Theatre to hear from four distinguished space entrepreneurs, each leading advances in the global space markets with new services, products and technologies.