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2020 Stories

Buckeye Health Plan expands Ohio University's regional community health programs

October 29, 2020 Buckeye Health Plan will award Ohio University $750,000 to expand the University’s regional community health programming and give southeast Ohio residents greater access to healthcare.

OHIO offers remote teaching workshops for spring semester

October 29, 2020 Sessions will focus on best practices, tips, and tools for effective student engagement in an online or hybrid format.

Students gain virtual music industry experience with Brick City Records

October 28, 2020 The student-run music label Brick City Records has adjusted to the virtual atmosphere and continued to work with musicians and bands this year.

Keeping Bobcats informed, October 28, 2020

October 28, 2020 Exercise your civic duty and cast your ballot for local, state, and national leaders. Oct. 31 is the last date to request an absentee ballot.

'Soft Relay,' an exhibition by alumni Haylee Ebersole and John Burt Sanders

October 28, 2020 The Ohio University School of Art + Design is proud to present an exhibition by two alumni, “Soft Relay,” by Haylee Ebersole and John Burt Sanders.

School of Art and Design announces online juried art exhibition

October 28, 2020 Ohio University School of Art + Design announces that for the first time its annual Undergraduate Juried Exhibition will be presented exclusively online.

College of Business faculty and students successfully adapt to virtual learning environment

October 27, 2020 Faculty have been implementing tactics into their courses to ensure that students have the most beneficial experience and learn as efficiently as possible while not being in a physical classroom.

OHIO senior awarded scholarship, fellowship, and continued support from Miranda Family Fund

October 27, 2020 KeShawn Mellon is an advocate, in every sense of the word. The Ohio University School of Theater senior hopes not only to instigate change, but to create safe spaces for students of color.

Ohio University Board of Trustees to hold special meeting online Oct. 29

October 27, 2020 The Ohio University Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting to discuss spring planning, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 29. 

COVID-19 spread

October 27, 2020 I am happy to report this week that the rate of increase in cases on the Athens campus has declined. While we still have daily cases, we are on the downside of a peak in cases.

OHIO Southern professor Dr. Purba Das named 2020 Fall Commencement Speaker

October 26, 2020 Ohio University announced today that Dr. Purba Das, associate professor in communications studies at OHIO’s Southern Campus, will be the 2020 Fall Commencement speaker. 

MEDIA ADVISORY: Ohio University Board of Trustees to hold special meeting online Oct. 29

October 26, 2020 Ohio University Board of Trustees will be holding a special meeting to discuss Spring Planning. 

Halloween Weekend message

October 26, 2020 The Halloween celebration sponsored by the City of Athens this weekend has been canceled. I encourage you to find festive and safe ways to gather.

Cybersecurity Awareness Month concludes: Examining the future of devices

October 26, 2020 As part of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Ohio University Information Technology is providing weekly guidance on how faculty, staff, and students can #BeCyberSmart. 

Ohio University Eastern receives Compass Award

October 23, 2020 Ohio University Eastern has been recognized by Ohio Treasurer Robert Sprague as a recipient of the Compass Award for the month of October.