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University to award more than 5,600 degrees

May 7, 2020 All degrees to be posted by June 2.

University statement regarding Faculty Senate vote

May 5, 2020 President Nellis and Provost Sayrs have shared direct and transparent information with the Faculty Senate this evening as part of their monthly update to Faculty Senate.

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Ohio University implements first significant personnel reduction

May 1, 2020 Today, Ohio University implemented the first significant personnel reduction in response to the extraordinary and material financial impact on our institution resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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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.

An updated message regarding student parties and similar gatherings

April 8, 2020 Ohio University expects students to practice safe physical distancing by staying home and making no attempt to gather in groups of ten or more.

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Aspire Career Bridges Health Care Program helps adults obtain training, jobs

April 1, 2020 Aspire provides free services for individuals who need assistance acquiring skills to be successful in post-secondary education, training, and employment.

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.

University named to 2020 prestigious Phi Theta Kappa Honor Roll

March 26, 2020 The prestigious Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society 2020 Transfer Honor Roll recognizes the dynamic pathways schools have created to support transfer students.

OHIO Southern supports local request for emergency equipment

March 24, 2020 Ohio University Southern donated a large quantity of personal protective equipment to the Lawrence County Emergency Management Agency on March 23, in response to demand made necessary by COVID-19.

A joint message from Athens Mayor Steve Patterson, Athens City-County Health Commissioner Dr. James Gaskell, MD, and Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis

March 16, 2020 We strongly discourage any attempt to organize “fests” while the Health Director’s order remains in effect.

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Statement on Freedom of Expression at OHIO

February 18, 2020 On Feb. 17, 2020, various groups were on our campus, expressing varying viewpoints on an issue. Both were within their rights. We take concerns about complex situations like this seriously.

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Ohio University announces fall semester 2019 Dean's List, graduates

February 6, 2020 More than 5,200 students qualified for the fall semester 2019 Dean’s List at Ohio University. In addition, more than 2,300 students graduated with bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate degrees.

OHIO makes 2020 'Most Promising Places to Work in Student Affairs' list

January 27, 2020 With a focus on workplace diversity, staffing practices and work environment, the publication uses a web-based survey to examine several categories.

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Media invited to join Narcan simulation with Senior Adviser for Rural Affairs at the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, Anne Hazlett

January 24, 2020 Media invited to join Narcan simulation with Senior Adviser for Rural Affairs at the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, Anne Hazlett

Ohio University Board of Trustees to meet Jan. 16-17 in Walter Hall on the Athens Campus

January 14, 2020 The Ohio University Board of trustees will meet Jan. 16-17 in Walter Hall on the Athens Campus.

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