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Jun 19
Employee Appreciation Event is June 27 before Under the Elms Concert Jun 19
Ohio University will host a free employee appreciation event from 6:15 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 27 on College Green prior to the Under the Elms Concert. It will feature lemonade, popcorn and watermelon.

Study shows knowledge of STI has little effect on risky sexual behavior Jun 19
Eighty-five percent of a sample of college students report engaging in risky sexual behavior and the knowledge of the risk of sexually transmitted infections seemed to have little to no effect on the behavior, according to a study by Ohio University’s Reproductive and Sexual Health Initiative.

Descendant of Athens Asylum designer to speak on preservation Jun 19
Architect Robert Kirkbride, a descendent of Philadelphia physician Thomas Kirkbride, whose design for mental asylums was used to build the Athens Asylum on The Ridges, will speak in The Ridges Auditorium on Saturday, the Southeast Ohio History Center announced.

OHIO Innovation Center reports unprecedented job growth, new economic impact for 2017 Jun 19
OHIO Innovation Center reports unprecedented job growth, new economic impact for 2017

School of Music to host celebrated international pianist Joyce Yang Jun 19
The Ohio University College of Fine Arts and the School of Music welcome acclaimed pianist Joyce Yang, for a performance in Glidden Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 22, as part of the school’s annual Piano Pedagogy Seminar. Open to the public, there is a suggested donation of $10 per person for this evening recital.

OHIO professor spearheads efforts to expand the use of place-based pedagogy Jun 19
Supported by the Academic Innovation Accelerator, Jerry Miller has increased awareness about the benefits of place-based learning at Ohio University.

Jun 18
2018-19 commuter parking permits available for online order beginning July 9 Jun 18
OHIO commuter students will no longer be required to purchase commuter parking permits in person. Ohio University Transportation and Parking Services (TPS) will open online commuter permit sales for the 2018-19 academic year beginning July 9, 2018. All students enrolled in Fall Semester 2018 classes will be eligible to make their online purchase.

Jun 15
Upgrade to make Event Services’ space reservation system unavailable June 19-25 Jun 15
Ohio University Event Services will be unable to accept reservations for any of the spaces it manages on the Athens Campus from 5 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, through 9 a.m. Monday, June 25, due to a digital upgrade designed to improve the user experience.

OHIO delegation to visit Botswana, Ghana, Senegal and The Gambia Jun 15
Ohio University representatives will be visiting four countries in Africa in June and July to take part in a series of special events, including an international theater production, educational conferences, alumni gatherings, and activities featuring OHIO students involved in study away programs.

Come see the stars June 15, 16, 27 at the Ohio University Observatory Jun 15
Telescope Nights allow visitors to see Lunar craters, Saturn's rings, Jupiter, Mars, star clusters, or distant galaxies, depending on the time of year and sky conditions. The next ones will be held June 15, 16 and 27 at the Ohio University Observatory at The Ridges and are free and open to the public.

‘Jeans for Food’ stocks University's food pantry Jun 15
A food collection program launched by Ohio University's Office of the Bursar has benefited staff and Baker University Center Food Pantry patrons alike.

Mentoring matters: Event Services takes student development to a new level Jun 15
Ohio University Event Services has moved beyond employing more than 130 students annually, crafting a mentorship program that it piloted this past academic year.

Feedback sought on Human Resources website Jun 15
Feedback sought on Human Resources website

Jun 14
Opioid overdose responsible for over 500,000 years of life lost in Ohio Jun 14
More than 500,000 years of life expectancy were lost in Ohio during a seven-year period, according to a study conducted by The Ohio Alliance for Innovation in Population Health.

Gary R. Lockwood named Lancaster Campus Alumni Leadership award recipient Jun 14
Gary R. Lockwood named Lancaster Campus Alumni Leadership award recipient

Jun 13
iCUE Spotlight: June 15-21, 2018 Jun 13
As June reaches its halfway point, check out these upcoming events.

OHIO receives national award for career services excellence Jun 13
OHIO receives national award for career services excellence

Jun 12
Board of Trustees agenda for June 21-22 meetings released, University highlights key topics for discussion, consideration Jun 12
The Ohio University Board of Trustees will convene June 21-22 for meetings on the Chillicothe Campus.

Ohio University adds $2.9 billion annually to Ohio’s economy Jun 12
An economic impact study recently conducted for Ohio University indicates that Ohio University, its students and statewide alumni added $2.9 billion in income to the state economy in 2016-17. That represents 0.5 percent of Ohio’s total Gross State Product. OHIO’s $2.9 billion of economic impact supported 40,021 jobs, which means that one of every 174 jobs in the State of Ohio is supported by the activities of OHIO and its students.

A look back at President Nellis' first year at OHIO [VIDEO] Jun 12
On June 12, 2017, Dr. M. Duane Nellis officially joined Ohio University as its 21st president. We invite you to take a look back at some of our favorite memories and key accomplishments in this one-year anniversary video.

Jun 11
Take a closer look at the 2018 Athens Pride Fest Parade and Rally [PHOTOS] Jun 11
Athens Pride Fest 2018 was a weeklong event produced by Ohio University’s LGBT Center and the Southeastern LGBTQ Center & Coalition. It was a celebration of solidarity, education, fun and activism aimed to promote love, acceptance and camaraderie.

Britni Fisher named Bobcats Diving Coach Jun 11
OHIO Women's Swimming and Diving Head Coach Mason Norman recently hired Britni Fisher as the program's new diving coach. She comes to OHIO after two years as the graduate assistant at Bryant University.

Kids & Cops Day event on the Lancaster Campus attracts 1700 attendees Jun 11
Kids & Cops Day event on the Lancaster Campus attracts 1700 attendees

Steven Miner to be featured on WATH 970 talk show June 19 Jun 11
Steven Miner to be featured on WATH 970 talk show June 19

Jun 8
University Planning, Transportation and Parking Services to hold open house for Parking Master Plan on June 19 Jun 8
University Planning, Transportation and Parking Services to hold open house for Parking Master Plan on June 19

Women Leading OHIO professional development program receiving applications for third year Jun 8
The Ohio University Women’s Center will host Women Leading OHIO, a professional development program for faculty and staff, for the third consecutive year. The program is open to 15 participants who will engage in networking, discussion and education focused on women’s roles in the workplace and in higher education.

Grad turned ‘Grill Dad’ attributes success to failure Jun 8
Everyone has lots of advice for the OHIO class of 2018, so here’s Ryan Fey’s: “Come out of college ready to rock ‘n’ roll fail.”

Discover OHIO’s New England history during Lobster Fest 2018 Jun 8
Join fellow Ohio University alumni in Rockport, Massachusetts, on Cape Ann for the fourth annual Lobster Fest on June 23, celebrating the University’s historic ties to the Massachusetts area with local activities, educational tours and, of course, delicious lobster.

Alumni aviators reflect on their OHIO experience Jun 8
Four aviation professionals recalled their OHIO experience, and how it has impacted their professional and personal lives since graduation.

Committees to put Division of Student Affairs' strategic plan into motion Jun 8
Three committees have been established to advance the aims and aspirations outlined in the Division of Student Affairs 2018 Strategic Plan.

Boyd Scholar leads, inspires peers in Grayson Highlands Jun 8
Ohio University junior Lou Duloisy experienced an Outdoor Pursuits freshman orientation trip when she was an incoming Bobcat in 2016. The following year, she became a trip leader, guiding a pack of her peers through the Appalachian mountains of Grayson Highlands.

Jun 7
Heritage College receives funding to replicate Family Navigator program in four counties Jun 7
The Ohio Department of Health has awarded $627,773 to the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine to replicate its Family Navigator program to help reduce infant mortality in Pike, Scioto, Jackson and Morgan counties.

OHIO President Nellis meets with Chillicothe-area business, industry leaders Jun 7
OHIO President Nellis meets with Chillicothe-area business, industry leaders

iCUE Spotlight: June 8-14, 2018 Jun 7
This week's calendar includes a $2 family movie and cooking and concert events.

Transportation and Parking Services announces improved pricing structure for OHIO’s Fleet Rental services beginning July 1 Jun 7
Transportation and Parking Services announces improved pricing structure for OHIO’s Fleet Rental services beginning July 1

Ohio University’s Master of Sports Administration program is ranked first in the world Jun 7
For the fourth consecutive year, and the sixth time in seven years, Ohio University’s Master of Sports Administration (MSA) program has been named the best postgraduate sports management program in the world, according to SportBusiness International.

Erin Essak Kopp chosen to lead OHIO Alumni Association Jun 7
Ohio University has named Erin Essak Kopp of Eugene, Oregon, as assistant vice president of alumni relations and executive director of the OHIO Alumni Association (OAA).

Jun 6
Southern Ohio Copperheads to open home season June 9 Jun 6
The Southern Ohio Copperheads will open their 17th season in Athens by hosting the Cincinnati Steam in their home opener at 7:05 p.m. Saturday, June 9.

Emergency Programs Office and OUPD collaborate to provide active shooter response training Jun 6
What would you do if an active shooter entered your place of work or study? Thankfully, statistics show that most of us are unlikely to ever encounter such a situation, but as the incidence of school and mass shootings continues to increase around the country, parents, students, educators, and community members find themselves searching for solutions in many forms.

Symposium to focus on trans and gender diverse communities in rural America Jun 6
The Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine and the Ohio University LGBT Center have partnered with the Equitas Health Institute for LGBTQ Health Equity to conduct a summit for health and social service professionals about improving access to care and the quality of care for the trans community in rural areas.

John Sabraw and Guy Riefler to be featured on WATH 970 talk show June 13 Jun 6
John Sabraw and Guy Riefler to be featured on WATH 970 talk show June 13

Jun 5
Surplus Store hours extended for department purchases Jun 5
Ohio University Moving and Surplus is extending its Surplus Store hours for university departments this summer. Only department representatives will be able to shop the store from 1 to 4 p.m. on Fridays beginning June 15.

Jun 4
Clinical supervisor helps transgender patients create new vocal identity Jun 4
A voice can be as unique as a fingerprint and provide an easily recognizable association to others. For the transgender community, voice is a key element to a realized identity.

Ohio University CUE Twitter account to close June 11 Jun 4
In an effort to enhance content generation and engagement across Ohio University’s social media presence, University Communications and Marketing (UCM) will close the @OHIO_CUE Twitter account on Monday, June 11, 2018.

Register now for upcoming employee training sessions Jun 4
Ohio University will offer several employee training sessions this summer. Register now to learn more about the Box to OneDrive transition, active shooter safety and risk assessments.

OHIO President Nellis engages with business leaders during luncheon on the Lancaster Campus Jun 4
Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis met with local business leaders to discuss industry, education and more during a June 1 roundtable luncheon on Ohio University’s Lancaster Campus.

Jun 1
OHIO Professional Development Pathways introduces on-line training registration; new certificates will launch Aug. 1 Jun 1
On-line course registration has recently been added as a new feature on the OHIO Professional Development Pathways website. Currently, this option includes two courses: “Performance Management for Non-Supervisors” and “Search Committee Training.”

May 31
iCUE Spotlight: May 31-June 7, 2018 May 31
Now that Memorial Day is over, June brings plenty of fun and informative events to enjoy.

Ohio University recognized internationally for campus sustainability achievements May 31
Ohio University has been recognized with its second STARS Silver rating from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) for its campus sustainability achievements. The University earned its first STARS Silver rating in 2015.

Meet Claire Kimok, May 2018 Classified Employee of the Month May 31
Claire Kimok, the May 2018 Classified Employee of the Month, has many hobbies, including traveling, reading, painting and solving financial puzzles. Find out more about her here.