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January 2020 Stories

Ohio University announces temporary travel restrictions to China in response to international coronavirus outbreak

January 31, 2020 Travel guidance from the CDC and DOS prompts immediate measures to restrict University-sponsored travel to China.

Bob Marley Day celebration is Feb. 6

January 31, 2020 The OHIO Caribbean Scholars Association and International Student Union will co-host a Bob Marley Day celebration on Feb. 6, in Baker Center 219. The event will honor Marley's life and legacy.

Ohio Settlement Conference Scheduled for February 21-22 at Ohio University

January 31, 2020 Ohio University will host “Settling Ohio: First Nations and Beyond,” a conference highlighting the events and actions that shaped the State of Ohio.

Retiring administrators should submit paperwork to Human Resources by Feb. 29 to be recognized at Administrative Service Awards

January 31, 2020 Administrators who are retiring prior to July 1, 2020, should contact Human Resources by Feb. 29 to begin the retirement process and be recognized at this year’s Administrative Service Awards.

Applications for visiting professorship at Chubu University being accepted

January 31, 2020 The 2021 Kohei Miura Visiting Professorship allows an OHIO faculty member to spend a semester in residence at Chubu University in Kasugai City, Japan. The application deadline is March 31.

Registration open for 2020 Student Expo

January 31, 2020 2020 Student Expo registration is open through Feb. 29, but participation will be capped at 850 students. The Expo will be held Thursday, April 9, at the Convocation Center.

White House Senior Adviser for Rural Affairs visits OHIO

January 30, 2020 Anne Hazlett, Senior Advisor for Rural Affairs at the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, visited Ohio University's Athens Campus on Friday, Jan. 24, to learn about OHIO's efforts to c

University to celebrate Black History Month with variety of events

January 30, 2020 OHIO’s 2020 Black History Month celebration will feature more than 25 events that recognize the contributions, accomplishments and history of black people around the world.

OHIO’s Kennedy Museum of Art immerses visitors in Indigenous Math Circles in new exhibit

January 30, 2020 OHIO’s Kennedy Museum of Art will open “Pattern & Disruption: Diné Lifeways and Embedded Mathematics” on Saturday, Feb 1, with a reception, traditional weaving demonstration and curator walk and talk.

Take a look back at 2020 MLK Jr. Celebration Week [PHOTOS AND VIDEO]

January 29, 2020 The 2020 Ohio University Martin Luther King Jr. weeklong celebration, Jan. 20-26, carried the theme, “Keep Moving Forward.” Check out some of the best photos and video from the week.

Athena Cinema announces upcoming events celebrating music and film on Jan. 31 and Feb 1

January 29, 2020 The Athena Cinema will host two special events on the weekend of Jan. 31 celebrating the intersection of film and music. 

Inaugural Education Public Policy Leadership Certificate residency takes Washington, D.C.

January 29, 2020 The Education Public Policy Leadership Certificate is a yearlong online certificate program that immerses participants in the world of education public policymaking.

Ohio higher education leader visits OHIO to discuss innovation and partnerships

January 29, 2020 Mike Duffey, Senior Vice Chancellor of the Ohio Department of Higher Education, and Deputy Director, Innovate Ohio, visited the Ohio University campus earlier this week. 

Veterans and Military Student Services Center to host Landing Zone training this spring

January 28, 2020 The Veterans and Military Student Services Center invites the campus community to show support for veterans by attending its faculty and staff awareness training program. The first session is Feb. 11.

Bold & vibrant: Behind Leanna's lens

January 28, 2020 Take a peek behind OHIO junior Leanna Siupinys' camera lens, and the experiences that have shaped her into the creative she is today.