Ron Dingle's lasting impact: honoring a leader in recreation education

August 30, 2023 The Ohio University community mourns the passing of Assistant Emeritus Professor of Education Ronald Dingle on July 1, 2023.

OHIO alumna Ciara Crinion named head coach of US Under 15 Women’s Youth National Team

May 9, 2023 US Soccer has appointed Ohio University graduate Ciara Crinion as the new full-time head coach of the US Under 15 Women’s Youth National Team. 

Commencement Spotlight: Lanaé Hobbs-Gazaway

May 5, 2023 Lanaé Hobbs-Gazaway offers this advice for new students: Do not miss out on getting involved with your community. It helps you feel like you belong, and it looks great on your resume.

Restaurant, hospitality and tourism students gain industry experience visiting Hyatt Regency in downtown Columbus

April 22, 2023 Students majoring in restaurant, hospitality and tourism had the opportunity to gain real-life insight into the industry on an immersive trip to Hyatt Regency in downtown Columbus.

Patton College’s health and physical education students give standout presentation at state convention

January 13, 2023 Students from the Patton College of Education gave a very well received presentation at the 2022 Ohio Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance state convention.

Letitia Lyneka Price named assistant director of the Ohio University Women’s Center

December 8, 2022 After a nationwide search, Ohio University announces that Letitia Lyneka Price has joined the Women's Center as its assistant director.

Chapman Clapp Outstanding Advisor Award recipients recognized

April 26, 2022 Ohio University recognized Dr. Bruce Martin and Michael Rinaldi-Eichenberg with the Chapman Clapp Outstanding Advisor Award for the 2019-20 academic year.

OHIO graduate draws on Olympics, track experience in college coaching career

March 14, 2022 Olympian and Ohio University graduate Nick Cunningham draws on experience in college coaching career.

Nontraditional students find their Customer Service Leadership internship vital to achieve their career goals

February 15, 2022 A group of nontraditional students—all with different career goals—found their path to a bachelor’s degree with the online Customer Service Leadership (CSL) program.

Hospitality students unite in support of Haiti

November 4, 2021 More than 20 Ohio University students from three Restaurant, Hotel and Tourism courses came together for a cultural learning event in The Patton College’s demo kitchen.

Bobcat gains experience working with a new type of animal as Wolf Park intern

October 26, 2021 OHIO junior Rebecca Bacon has loved wolves ever since she discovered the video game “Wolf Quest,” and this summer she got to live out a dream by working with wolves as an intern at Wolf Park.

Thom Stevenson selected to lead new Patton College Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee

October 21, 2021 The Patton College has implemented a new Diversity and Inclusion Committee that comprises membership and the vision previously addressed by three Patton College committees.

OHIO Hockey announces Lionel Mauron as head coach

September 15, 2021 Ohio University Men’s Ice Hockey announced Lionel Mauron as the head coach for the 2021 season.

Newly merged Patton College department fosters interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation

August 18, 2021 The merger of the Department of Recreation and Sport Pedagogy and the Department of Human and Consumer Sciences was official July 1.

First cohort graduates from Patton College Restaurant Ready program

July 7, 2021 The Patton College of Education’s Stevens Literacy Center recently graduated its first class of students in the OHIO Career Ready Campus Restaurant Ready program.