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April 2020 Stories

Robin Ambrozy to host third Remote Teaching Series talk May 4

April 30, 2020 Robin Ambrozy, assistant professor of instruction and program coordinator, will present, “Providing Value in a Quarantined Internship,” on May 4.

OHIO to host experts livestream on coronavirus

April 30, 2020 Ohio University will host its first Ask the Experts livestream on YouTube, Twitter and Facebook at 1:30 p.m., Friday, May 1.

OHIO researchers win grant to study treatment for possible fatal complications of COVID-19

April 30, 2020 Faculty researchers from Ohio University have received a $100,000 grant to investigate possible treatments for mitigating the severity of COVID-19.

OHIO implements MyOHIO ADVICE text messaging program to support all students

April 30, 2020 Ohio University has implemented MyOHIO ADVICE, a free text message-based support that is being expanded to include all OHIO students during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Experiential Learning Grant recipients announced

April 30, 2020 Eight faculty and staff members were awarded Undergraduate Experiential Learning Stewardship Grants, which are designed to support efforts of faculty, staff, and student or student organizations.

OHIO Eta Pi places first in competition, selected as new chapter of the year at national convention

April 30, 2020 Eta Pi won the Marvin D. Loos Top New Chapter award, placed first in the case-study competition of the award program, and two OHIO students also won scholarships at the national convention.

Joy amid darkness: OHIO doctoral student organizes virtual choir

April 30, 2020 Hosting a virtual choir was on Mario Clopton-Zymler’s “choir director’s bucket list.” What better time to cross that off his list than a global pandemic?

Board of Trustees to consider new, in-demand programs during May meeting

April 29, 2020 The Ohio University Board of Trustees will consider a proposal for no increase to tuition, room and board rates for undergraduate students for FY2021 during its meeting on May 11.

Keeping Bobcats informed, April 29, 2020

April 29, 2020 Your Bobcat family is behind you this week; here’s hoping you feel energized to take on final projects and exams.

University recognizes 50th anniversary of Earth Day with monthlong celebration

April 29, 2020 Office of Sustainability and Voinovich Zero Waste Initiative hosted a special virtual recognition of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day on April 22 and throughout April.

Kenworth chosen as Outstanding Co-op and Internship Employer

April 28, 2020 Truck manufacturer Kenworth, a subsidiary of PACCAR, has been awarded the Russ College of Engineering and Technology’s Outstanding Co-op/Internship Employer for 2020.

Persevering in uncertain times

April 28, 2020 You have demonstrated the sense of purpose as educators that has defined OHIO’s 216-year history and will ensure our future strength.

Counseling and Higher Education implements support initiatives for students

April 28, 2020 From organizing virtual town hall meetings to preparing meals for students to donating personal protective equipment to healthcare workers, the CHE Department is doing what to uplift others.

50 Years Later: Bobcat Solidarity Is Still Alive

April 28, 2020 Fifty years after the Kent State shootings on May 4, 1970, we look back at the devastation and response students had on OHIO's Athens campus.

Ohio University Foundation receives AT&T grant to support communication-related careers

April 28, 2020 AT&T Aspire has awarded The Ohio University Foundation an AT&T Foundation grant in order to continue supporting the Career Paths in Digital Literacy Program.