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September 2020 Stories

Paul Benedict named new director of Center for Entrepreneurship

September 22, 2020 Paul Benedict, former associate director of Ohio University's Center for Entrepreneurship, has been named the new director.

Patton College to host third Black Lives Matter panel discussion on Sept. 28

September 22, 2020 “Advocacy & Allyship: Every Day, Not Just When it is Trending” will be held on Monday, Sept. 28, from noon to 1:30 p.m.

Dr. Gillian Ice shares Ohio University weekly public health update

September 22, 2020 Dr. Gillian Ice will give a summary of the COVID numbers for OHIO and discuss new initiatives, as well as highlight one or two aspects of COVID management for campus and community.

Presidential Health Directive Update

September 22, 2020 The University announces a newly-issued Presidential Health Directive that supports Interim Policy 44.102.

Jenny Hall-Jones named interim Vice President for Student Affairs at Ohio University

September 21, 2020 Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis, today, announced that Jenny Hall-Jones has been named interim Vice President for Student Affairs at Ohio University effective October 24, 2020.

Four OHIO faculty members chosen for MAC’s Academic Leadership Development Program

September 21, 2020 Four Ohio University faculty members have been selected as the 2020-2021 Mid-American Conference (MAC) Academic Leadership Development Program (ALDP) Fellows.

OHIO Chillicothe to host viewing discussion of alum’s book-turned-film “The Devil All the Time”

September 21, 2020 OHIO Chillicothe will host a Zoom post-viewing discussion of one of the current top Netflix films, “The Devil All the Time,” based off of OHIO Chillicothe alumnus Donald Ray Pollock’s popular book.

Support for OHIO students with disabilities available amid pandemic

September 21, 2020 Ohio University students with disabilities still have resources and support systems available to them as they work on their education amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Alumni family gives back to their home away from home

September 21, 2020 Ohio University graduate Manaf Afyouni and his children were inspired to create a scholarship in hopes that the recipients would have the same meaningful experiences that the family had in Athens.

OHIO graduate, eminent photographer’s work featured in Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s social justice exhibit

September 20, 2020 The photography of Ohio University graduate Chuck Stewart is on display for the first time ever at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in a new social justice exhibit

Document Imaging & Workflow IT Advisory Community seeks members and campus input

September 18, 2020 The Office of Information Technology seeks members for the new Document Imaging & Workflow IT Advisory Community that will help shape the future of document imaging and automated workflow at OHIO.

An introduction letter about public health

September 18, 2020 I am writing this week to introduce myself, my staff and the work of many to prepare and manage Ohio University’s approach to COVID.

Wellworks announces updates to Healthy OHIO initiative for fiscal year 2021

September 18, 2020 Wellworks has announced details about how Ohio University employees and spouses/partners can participate in Healthy OHIO, the University’s employee wellness initiative, for fiscal year 2021.

National Endowment for the Humanities Application Writing Workshop scheduled for Oct. 19

September 18, 2020 The workshop is free and open to all Ohio University faculty, staff, and graduate students on all campuses.

González Vallejo appointed program director at National Science Foundation

September 18, 2020 Dr. Claudia González Vallejo, professor of psychology, has been appointed to a program director position with the National Science Foundation’s Division of Social and Economic Sciences.