Fall Commencement 2023

December 21, 2023 Ohio University's Fall 2023 Commencement took place Dec. 16 on the Athens campus. Here's a glimpse into the day's events and the remarkable achievements of our graduates.

‘The sky’s the limit’: Using Cine-VR to revolutionize law enforcement training

December 15, 2023 An interdisciplinary team at Ohio University is harnessing an explosion in emerging technology to tackle one of the nation’s most pressing problems: How can law enforcement trainers expose officers to potentially flammable, on-the-spot situations, so they can learn de-escalation techniques? An innovative and highly technical solution is being unveiled in perhaps the unlikeliest of places – the wooded hills of Southeast Ohio.

Ohio University mourns the death of President Emeritus Robert Glidden

December 7, 2023 Ohio University President Emeritus Dr. Robert Glidden, whose lifelong commitment to academic discovery and research and the advocacy of institutional accreditation forever impacted higher education, passed away on December 5, 2023.

New translational research building prioritizes research collaboration, named in honor of Osteopathic Heritage Foundation

October 20, 2023 The OHIO Board of Trustees approved to name OHIO’s new translational research center, the Heritage Translational Research Center, in honor of the Osteopathic Heritage Foundation.

Ohio University Board of Trustees receive updates on OHIO’s distinctive place-based initiatives, student experiences in College of Business’s investment program

October 20, 2023 The OHIO Board of Trustees heard a number of student-focused updates, including OHIO’s ongoing development of opportunities for increased place-based learning.

Ohio University Board of Trustees to meet Oct. 19-20

October 12, 2023 The Ohio University Board of Trustees will receive an enrollment update and learn about how OHIO is developing and leveraging opportunities for increased place-based learning during meetings on Thursday, Oct. 19, and Friday, Oct. 20, on the Athens campus.

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Ohio University enrollment grows with another record-breaking incoming class

September 13, 2023 Ohio University enrollment climbed in Fall 2023 with a record-setting first-year class in Athens, growth in incoming regional campus and online students, and a remarkable climb in student retention.

'Your generation can change this': Heritage College Convocation speaker asks Class of 2027 to end mental health stigma

August 21, 2023 Be an example of wellness and end the stigma around mental health, keynote speaker Lori Criss told the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Class of 2027 during the college’s 2023 Convocation and White Coat Ceremony on Aug. 18.

Dr. Jim Strode recognized by NASSM for commitment to Sport Management education

August 15, 2023 Jim Strode, Ph.D., Ohio University's College of Business Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs and O’Bleness Associate Professor of Sport Management, has been recognized as the 2023 Distinguished Sport Management Educator by the North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM).

Update on Ohio University wrestling review

July 31, 2023 Two members of the Ohio University wrestling coaching staff have returned to their positions following the closure of an Ohio University (OUPD) investigation that ended with no criminal charges filed.

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Straker Foundation makes transformational gift to Ohio University Zanesville nursing program

July 17, 2023 Ohio University Zanesville is growing their nursing program through nurse training facility renovations, thanks to a $1.5M gift from the J.W. & M.H. Straker Charitable Foundation.

A message regarding today's Supreme Court decision

June 29, 2023 As you may be aware, today the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on two cases with impacts for higher education. In the cases, Students for Fair Admissions, Inc., challenged the consideration of race in admission practices at Harvard University and the University of North Carolina. 

Ohio University Board of Trustees to meet June 15-16

June 7, 2023 The Ohio University Board of Trustees to meet June 15-16.

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Ohio University shares an update regarding Ohio Senate Bill 83

May 18, 2023 Since the introduction of this bill, the University has been actively communicating with state legislators and working collectively with the Inter-University Council of Ohio (IUC), which represents all of Ohio’s four-year public universities, to provide important feedback and share our ongoing concerns regarding this proposed legislation.

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Ohio University Board of Trustees to meet April 6-7

March 31, 2023 The Ohio University Board of Trustees meeting.

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