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Ohio University Board of Trustees names Dr. Hugh Sherman as President May 27, 2021

Ohio University Board of Trustees today appointed Dr. Hugh Sherman as 22nd president of Ohio University for a two-year term effective June 14, 2021.

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Posting a High GPA and Low ERA, Major League pitcher earns OHIO degree during the pandemic April 28, 2021

Tim Mayza was drafted by a Major League Baseball team before completing his undergraduate degree, as many promising young athletes are.

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'Hi. Remember me?' Student finishes honors thesis 15 years after leaving Athens May 24, 2021

Denis Flaschner came to Ohio University as a first-year English major in 2000. He completed all his coursework with one exception: to graduate, he would need to complete a thesis project.

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Ohio University to observe Juneteenth holiday on June 18 June 17, 2021

This afternoon, President Joe Biden signed the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act, establishing June 19 as a federal holiday.

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OHIO launches new initiative to help support faculty and implement academic programs June 17, 2021

During the OHIO Board of Trustees meeting, Executive Vice President and Provost Elizabeth Sayrs and Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer Brad Cohen announced the launch of a new initiative.

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Students, leaders, guests enjoy return to in-person Bobcat Student Orientation June 16, 2021

After taking place remotely during 2020, Bobcat Student Orientation (BSO) has returned to being a largely in-person event.

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OHIO announces new public health measures June 16, 2021

Effective immediately, fully vaccinated people do not need to wear masks indoors, except where otherwise required in healthcare or clinical environments, and on public transportation.