|Libraries digitize The Post Jul 29|
The Ohio University Libraries is pleased to announce the completion of a new digitization project that brings issues of The Post dated from June 17, 1999 through June 3, 2011 online.
|Ohio University announces new director of Utilities Jul 29|
Steve Wood, executive director for Facilities Management, announced that Joel Baetens has been appointed as the director of Utilities in the department of Facilities Management.
|Rathindra Bose memorial service is Aug. 11 in Houston Jul 29|
The University of Houston will host a memorial service on Tuesday, Aug. 11, for former Ohio University Vice President for Research and Creative Activity and Dean of the Graduate College Rathindra N. Bose, who died on July 10 after a short illness.
|Southern Campus preparing for tobacco-free initiative Jul 29|
Effective Aug. 1, 2015, Ohio University Southern will implement its tobacco-free initiative, which will be enforceable on all property owned, leased or shared by the campus.
|University adopts new student preferred names policy Jul 29|
In an attempt to meet the changing needs of its students, faculty and staff, Ohio University recently adopted a new policy that will allow students to choose a preferred name and/or gender pronoun for self-identification.
|Eastern Campus announces several changes in student services Jul 27|
Changes include the promotions of Diann Nickerson, manager of enrollment services, and Jennifer Kellner-Muscar, manager of advising and retention, and the announcement of three new team members, Lisa Jeffries, recruitment coordinator; Lori Poch, records management associate; and Nicole Dawson, veteran’s affairs work study.
|Former federal health leader prescribes ‘intentional kindness’ for record-setting medical school class Jul 27|
This past weekend, the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine welcomed its class of 2019 – the first in its history to represent its three campuses in Athens, Dublin and Cleveland.
|Lancaster Campus professor returns for leading first Chautauqua Writers' Festival songwriting workshop Jul 27|
Ohio University Lancaster Professor of English Scott Minar’s first experience teaching songwriting at the Chautauqua Writers' Festival is one he says he’ll never forget. The festival was held in Lake Chautauqua, New York, June 18 through June 21.
|Maurice Ndour signs with Dallas Mavericks Jul 27|
Former Ohio men's basketball forward Maurice Ndour has signed with the NBA's Dallas Mavericks, the organization announced on July 21.
|Ten Bobcats named MAC Distinguished Scholar Athletes Jul 27|
The Mid-American Conference announced today the Distinguished Scholar Athletes from 16 winter and spring sports during this 2014-15 academic season as 359 student-athletes were voted by faculty athletic representatives at MAC institutions representing the ‘best of the best’ from each sports Academic All-MAC Teams.
|Coveted photo by alumnus now available on the Bobcat Store Jul 23|
Coveted photo by alumnus now available on the Bobcat Store
|Ebony Bobcat Network to hold 5th Annual Breakfast Meeting and Dance in Euclid, Ohio Jul 23|
Ohio University’s Ebony Bobcat Network (EBN) will host their Annual Breakfast Meeting and Dance on August 14-15 at The Manor of Euclid in Euclid, Ohio. This year’s weekend will mark the fifth anniversary of the anticipated event, and will include activities for students, alumni and friends.
|Fundraiser planned for Russ College administrative specialist Jul 23|
A fundraiser for Tammy Jordan, an administrative specialist in the Russ College of Engineering and Technology who is battling cancer, will be held Aug. 2.
|President’s Advisory Council on Disability and Accessibility Planning discusses upcoming projects with Athens City Commission on Disabilities Jul 23|
The President’s Advisory Council on Disability and Accessibility Planning (PACDAP) met with the Athens City Commission on Disabilities July 15 to initiate their collaboration under the memorandum of understanding (MOU) that was signed by Athens Mayor Paul Wiehl and Ohio University President Roderick J. McDavis in 2014.
|Southern Campus’ Academy of Excellence celebrates 35th year Jul 23|
From July 20-24, children in grades 1-6 are participating in an array of hands-on classes at Ohio University Southern.
|Victim advocacy training to be held on Lancaster Campus July 31 Jul 23|
The Ohio University Lancaster Campus and community organizations are coming together to make sure the needs of crime victims in our region are met. The Gender Equality Solidarity Society, an Ohio University Lancaster student group, The Lighthouse Domestic Violence Shelter, and the Justice League of Ohio are organizing a Victim Advocacy Training for Friday, July 31, 2015, from 8:30 a.m. – noon at Ohio University Lancaster in Brasee Hall, Room 414.
|David Colagiovanni named director of Athens Film Festival Jul 16|
David Colagiovanni has been named director of the Athens Center for Film and Video, a role that includes running the annual festival, a weeklong event that started in 1974.
|MIS professor presents findings to Canadian Information Processing Society Jul 16|
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.
|Ohio University Press had five books place on Library Journal’s African studies bestseller list Jul 16|
Ohio University Press had five books place on Library Journal’s recent African studies bestseller list, more than any other press, including Oxford, Cambridge, Harvard, and Yale university presses.
|Patrick Roden named student trustee Jul 16|
Ohio Gov. John Kasich appointed rising junior Patrick J. Roden as a student trustee to the Ohio University Board of Trustees on June 11. His term runs June 11, 2015 to May 13, 2017.
|Southern Campus’ art students showcase experiences, achievements Jul 16|
Tom Suter, senior lecturer of art and campus program liaison at Ohio University Southern, along with two of his students, Kelsey Dillow and Valerie Windhorst, had the opportunity to spotlight the associate in arts degree program during the Ohio University Board of Trustees meeting held on the University’s Southern Campus.
|“Hidden mother” portraits reveal a historic moment in American photography Jul 16|
Laura Larson curates exhibit of late 19th century images of children.