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March 2020 Stories

Socially-distanced MFA student art galleries

March 31, 2020 University Communications and Marketing saw an opportunity to move some MFA students' galleries online via photography for the university and larger community to enjoy. 

CIC 'How To Series' to feature Dr. Gigi Secuban March 31

March 31, 2020 Dr. Gigi Secuban will lead her virtual audience in three different activities: How to make hand sanitizer, mini pizzas and a Nutella Wonton dessert. Please tune in at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 31.

Heritage College, and other OHIO colleges, donate protective gear to hospitals

March 31, 2020 All three Heritage College campuses have donated PPEs to local hospitals, along with OHIO’s College of Fine Arts and Russ College of Engineering and Technology, both of which donated N95 masks.

University provides public transportation update for Athens County

March 31, 2020 Available public transportation service options at OHIO and around Athens County have been modified amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Three Ohio University students earn prestigious Goldwater Scholarships

March 31, 2020 Three Ohio University Honors Tutorial College students have been selected as 2020 Barry M. Goldwater Scholars, the first time in 12 years the University has had this many.

BobcatBUY user interface home screen receives upgrade

March 31, 2020 As of April 6, 2020, the BobcatBUY home screen will have an updated look and feel.

Virtual Take Back the Night event is April 2

March 30, 2020 Due to the coronavirus pandemic, a virtual Take Back the Night will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. April 2. Participants will tweet how they will support survivors and end sexual and domestic violence.

Keeping Bobcats informed, March 30, 2020

March 30, 2020 As Spring arrives across the state, we sincerely miss seeing our students, who are now spread far and wide. No matter how far apart we may be, we are still one big Bobcat family.

OHIO VisCom senior wins first place in national Photojournalism Competition

March 30, 2020 Ohio University VisCom senior Michael Swensen placed first in the National Photojournalism Championship for the 60th Annual Hearst National Championship, winning a $10,000 scholarship.

OHIO professor named to top two percent of medical, biological engineers

March 30, 2020 Ohio University Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Doug Goetz has been elected to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows.

Alternative grading system update for students

March 30, 2020 Student Senate, Faculty Senate, and the Provost’s Office have developed a flexible, alternative grading system as well as additional adjustments to key academic policies for Spring Semester 2020.

OHIO Honors Program student reflects on her experiences

March 30, 2020 During her first two years at Ohio University, Maxeen Ramlo has taken advantage of the three pillars of OHP: community engagement, leadership and research or creative activity.

OHIO Chillicothe donates emergency equipment to local EMA

March 30, 2020 Ohio University Chillicothe made a large donation of personal protective equipment to the Ross County Emergency Management Agency on March 23.

Alternative grading system update

March 30, 2020 Today we are pleased to share that we have developed a flexible, alternative grading system as well as additional adjustments to key academic policies for Spring Semester 2020.

Facilities Management and Safety begins alternative work schedule April 1

March 29, 2020 The alternative work schedule for bargaining unit membership will reduce their on-campus presence by 50 percent. The change is intended to better support the governor's "stay at home directive.”