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June 2020 Stories

Ohio University professor Ryan Fogt, alum Kyle Clem publish paper on record warming of the South Pole

June 30, 2020 The South Pole has been warming at more than three times the global average over the past 30 years, according to research led by Ohio University professor Ryan Fogt and OHIO alumnus Kyle Clem.

Ohio University receives national honor for commitment to first-gen student success

June 30, 2020 Ohio University has been designated a First-gen Forward Advisory Institution by the Center for First-generation Student Success, an initiative of NASPA and The Suder Foundation.

Fall planning town hall follow-up

June 30, 2020 Thank you for your interest in the Fall Planning Forum this morning.

OHIO’s ‘Start By Believing: The Power of a Survivor-Centered Process’ documentary wins Telly Award

June 30, 2020 Ohio University’s “Start By Believing: The Power of a Survivor-Centered Process” documentary was the bronze winner in the general, non-broadcast category at the 2020 Telly Awards.

Faculty alternative teaching arrangements survey

June 29, 2020 This email contains information for faculty, staff, and graduate students with teaching obligations to request alternative teaching arrangements for fall 2020.

Bringing Bobcats back, June 26, 2020

June 26, 2020 Bobcats will be returning to campus this fall. Of course, next semester – as this whole year has been – will be new territory for all of us.

OHIO journalism student ranks nationally in awards competition

June 25, 2020 A journalism student’s column about a campus newspaper’s editorial received national recognition in the Mark of Excellence awards sponsored by the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ).

Ohio University mourns the death of former president Vernon Alden

June 25, 2020 Ohio University mourns the passing of President Emeritus Vernon Roger Alden, who died in Boston on Monday, June 22, 2020, at the age of 97.

Cutler Scholars Program names new executive director

June 24, 2020 Dr. Myrna Perez Sheldon has been named the new executive director of Ohio University’s Cutler Scholars program.

Employees invited to virtual town hall meeting to answer questions about returning to campus this fall

June 24, 2020 Ohio University faculty and staff are invited to a virtual town hall meeting at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 30, to learn about the University’s plans for bringing employees and students back to campus in

Middle school students shine at OHIO’s virtual science fair, showcase local watershed research

June 24, 2020 Three area middle school students won Ohio University’s Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs Watershed Science Award at the 2020 virtual Ohio Academy of Science District 12 Science Day.

University Libraries announces phases of safe reopening process

June 24, 2020 The Ohio University Libraries began its first phase of reopening on June 22.

OHIO partners with Nelsonville Music Festival to create virtual festival

June 23, 2020 OHIO's School of Media Arts & Studies is partnering with the Nelsonville Music Festival to bring the annual festival to audiences through an innovative, virtual collaboration.

Ohio University PTAC client The Chef’s Garden wins USDA contract to provide food boxes to nonprofit

June 23, 2020 Bob Jones, farmer at The Chef's Garden in Huron, Ohio worked with OHIO's Procurement Technical Assistance Center to help them win a USDA contract to provide food boxes to a nearby nonprofit.

Update on personnel actions: acknowledging a new reality and its impact on OHIO

June 23, 2020 We are writing to share news of additional reductions made in response to budget challenges exacerbated by the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic.