OHIO News Latest Stories https://www.ohio.edu/ en Annual State of the Region Conference highlights placemaking as an economic development strategy https://www.ohio.edu/news/2023/05/annual-state-region-conference-highlights-placemaking-economic-development-strategy The 11th annual Appalachian Ohio State of the Region Conference brought together public officials, economic development experts and leaders throughout the 32-county region.  May 26, 2023 Lauren Serge /news/2023/05/annual-state-region-conference-highlights-placemaking-economic-development-strategy OHIO’s Moving and Surplus provides outstanding service https://www.ohio.edu/news/2023/05/ohios-moving-and-surplus-provides-outstanding-service Ohio University’s Moving and Surplus department has been very busy providing excellent service just as it does throughout the year. May 26, 2023 Staff reports /news/2023/05/ohios-moving-and-surplus-provides-outstanding-service Walk, Talk, and Roll on June 9 with Athens City Commission on Disabilities https://www.ohio.edu/news/2023/05/walk-talk-and-roll-june-9-athens-city-commission-disabilities The Accessibility and Advocacy Committee of the Athens City Commission on Disabilities will hold the event on Friday, June 9, from 11:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. to review accessibility in Uptown Athens. May 26, 2023 Staff reports /news/2023/05/walk-talk-and-roll-june-9-athens-city-commission-disabilities Ohio University expands recognition of student success through creation of new academic achievement lists https://www.ohio.edu/news/2023/05/ohio-university-expands-recognition-student-success-through-creation-new-academic Ohio University has launched two new recognitions to further highlight student excellence – the President’s List and Provost’s List. May 25, 2023 Staff reports /news/2023/05/ohio-university-expands-recognition-student-success-through-creation-new-academic Susy Cheston’s experience at Ohio University and WOUB helped inspire her passion for addressing international poverty issues https://www.ohio.edu/news/2023/05/susy-chestons-experience-ohio-university-and-woub-helped-inspire-her-passion Susy Cheston is now the chief growth officer at an international non-profit called the Business Council for Peace, but as a young woman pursued a career in public media leadership.<br /> <br /> May 25, 2023 Cheri Russo /news/2023/05/susy-chestons-experience-ohio-university-and-woub-helped-inspire-her-passion OUPD to remove abandoned bikes on Athens Campus in June https://www.ohio.edu/news/2023/05/oupd-remove-abandoned-bikes-athens-campus-june The Ohio University Police Department (OUPD) will remove all abandoned bikes on the Athens Campus in June. May 25, 2023 Staff reports /news/2023/05/oupd-remove-abandoned-bikes-athens-campus-june Faculty invited to apply to serve as Sustainable Infrastructure Hub coordinator https://www.ohio.edu/news/2023/05/faculty-invited-apply-serve-sustainable-infrastructure-hub-coordinator The Sustainability Committee is currently seeking a faculty member to oversee and coordinate collaborative research, engagement and curriculum efforts for the Sustainable Infrastructure Hub.  May 25, 2023 Sam Crowl /news/2023/05/faculty-invited-apply-serve-sustainable-infrastructure-hub-coordinator Three OHIO faculty receive Regional Higher Education Outstanding Faculty Award https://www.ohio.edu/news/2023/05/three-ohio-faculty-receive-regional-higher-education-outstanding-faculty-award Three Ohio University regional higher education faculty members received awards in recognition of their outstanding performance. May 24, 2023 Staff reports /news/2023/05/three-ohio-faculty-receive-regional-higher-education-outstanding-faculty-award Athena Cinema to temporarily close for unexpected building repairs https://www.ohio.edu/news/2023/05/athena-cinema-temporarily-close-unexpected-building-repairs The closure, which impacts all three theater spaces and is tentatively planned to extend through the summer, comes after a recent building inspection identified some potential structural maintenance needs within the 108-year-old theater space. May 24, 2023 Staff reports /news/2023/05/athena-cinema-temporarily-close-unexpected-building-repairs Regional Higher Education Sport and Lifestyle Studies class helps arts district win grant for summer program https://www.ohio.edu/news/2023/05/regional-higher-education-sport-and-lifestyle-studies-class-helps-arts-district-win The Sport and Lifestyle Studies program capstone class has been awarded a grant through the Robert E. and Leona L. Fellers Foundation Trust on behalf of the New Concord Area Arts and Recreation District (NCAARD). May 23, 2023 Staff reports /news/2023/05/regional-higher-education-sport-and-lifestyle-studies-class-helps-arts-district-win