|iCUE Spotlight: Nov. 7-13|
iCUE Spotlight highlights what's happening this week at Ohio University, taken from the official OHIO Calendar of University Events. This week: the CLDC Professional Leadership Certificate, Veterans Day Military Fitness Testing, and AAUW's Elect Her.
|President and first lady host final Urban and Appalachian Scholars Reception [VIDEO]|
On Wednesday, Nov. 2, Ohio University President Roderick J. McDavis and first lady Deborah McDavis hosted their final Urban and Appalachian Scholars Reception. The annual event gives the scholars an opportunity to visit with the University's first family.
|Donatos founder joins Ohio University’s Women in Entrepreneurship Day|
The Center for Entrepreneurship will host Jane Grote Abell, Chairwoman of the Board for Donatos Pizza, on Tuesday, November 15 from 5 – 6 p.m. in honor of Women in Entrepreneurship Day. Students and the public are invited to attend her lecture in Baker 240/242 on “The Missing Piece: Doing Business the Donatos Way” and are encouraged to stay for the free pizza reception.
|Scripps Innovation Challenge hosts first hackathon for interested students|
With $18,000 in prizes at stake, students began fine-tuning their ideas this past week at the inaugural hackathon for competitors in this year’s Scripps Innovation Challenge. Second hackathon slated for Nov. 10.
|Graduate student Sonia Ivancic wins prestigious Donald P. Cushman Memorial Award from the National Communication Association|
Sonia Ivancic, a School of Communication Studies doctoral student, has won the 2016 National Communication Association (NCA) Donald P. Cushman Memorial Award for her paper, “Biopower and Disciplining Bodies in the Wake of an ‘Obesity Epidemic’: A Poststructural Feminist Analysis of the Soda Ban.”