Stories tagged with: Margaret Boyd Scholars

OHIO welcomes a new cohort of Margaret Boyd Scholars; expands scholarship opportunities

April 1, 2024 In 1873, Margaret Boyd paved the way for OHIO students by becoming the first woman to earn a degree from Ohio University. Today, we honor her legacy through the Margaret Boyd Scholars Program.

Commencement Spotlight: Lucy Thompson

April 26, 2023 Lucy Thompson initially fell in love with OHIO due to the beautiful campus and the feeling of excitement from the people she met on campus tours.

150 years later, Boyd's legacy persists

April 13, 2023 In the 150 years since Margaret Boyd broke barriers as Ohio University’s first female graduate, women in higher education have made great strides, conducted groundbreaking research and become an integral part of universities across the nation.

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Ohio University community to celebrate 150 years since first female graduate

April 11, 2023 In the 150 years to follow Margaret Boyd's graduation from OHIO, we continue to celebrate her groundbreaking accomplishments. Join us to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Boyd's graduation.

Margaret Boyd Scholars’ new cohort shapes way for empowered leadership

March 20, 2023 The Margaret Boyd Scholars Program, named after OHIO's first female graduate, is a program that cultivates curious scholars who pursue knowledge, champion equity, and engage in their community.

'Don't let imposter syndrome hold you back,' Hannah Louck tells first-year students

November 3, 2022 Ohio University student Hannah Louck has some advice for first-year students: "Don't let imposter syndrome hold you back."

OHIO viscom student explores community journalism while interning for Lincoln County Record

September 28, 2022 Though the county of Lincoln County, Nevada, with a population of around 5,000 may seem small on the surface, it was robust with newsworthy topics for Leslie Ostronic to explore over the summer.

OHIO viscom student explores community journalism while interning for Lincoln County Record

September 28, 2022 Though the county of Lincoln County, Nevada, with a population of around 5,000 may seem small on the surface, it was robust with newsworthy topics for Leslie Ostronic to explore over the summer.

Humanities in the Park debuts by showcasing Southeast Ohio women from past to present

April 28, 2022 Educators, authors and artists are just a few of the people from Southeast Ohio's past and present who will appear on new Humanities in the Park display panels at Richland Avenue Park.

New cohort of Margaret Boyd Scholars champions success and leadership

March 7, 2022 The Margaret Boyd Scholars Program, named after OHIO's first female graduate, is a program that cultivates curious scholars who pursue knowledge, champion equity and engage in their community.

Ohio University to host Place-based Learning and Research Symposium

February 7, 2022 Ohio University will host the inaugural Place-based Learning and Research Symposium on March 18, 2022, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Ridges, Building 19.

New board members join Margaret Boyd Scholars Program

June 23, 2021 The Margaret Boyd Scholars Program seeks to inspire and encourage undergraduate women to become engaged, confident and connected leaders at Ohio University and beyond.

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Margaret Boyd Scholars Program seeks faculty and alumna nominations

March 23, 2021 The Faculty Advisory Board of the Margaret Boyd Scholars Program exists to support past, current and future scholars as the program evolves to meet the needs of its students. 

New cohort of Margaret Boyd Scholars reflect on program’s impact

February 16, 2021 OHIO program ignites connection and professional growth for undergraduate women

In her footsteps

October 29, 2018 Over the past 15 years, two OHIO women have learned from and supported one another and, in recent years, have nurtured their shared Bobcat connection.