Stories tagged with: Department of Recreation, Sport Pedagogy and Consumer Sciences

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.

Study away program provides students immersion into Florence, Italy, fashion scene

June 7, 2023 Ohio University students explored local fashion trends and gained a deeper understanding of the economic and social factors that shaped Florence's retail landscape.

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.

Recognizing academic excellence: The Patton College celebrates student, faculty and staff achievements

May 4, 2023 Students, faculty, and staff gathered in the Baker University Center Ballroom for The Patton College of Education's Awards and Recognition event on April 25, 2023.

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.

Fall Grad Spotlight: Bryan Slaton

November 28, 2022 Bryan Slaton, originally from Miamisburg, Ohio, graduates this semester with a bachelor’s degree in outdoor education and recreation from the Patton College of Education.

OHIO’s Outdoor Leadership excursion teaches students leadership skills in wilderness setting

October 26, 2022 From May 14 to June 11, OHIO students embarked on a 28-day adventure through the Blue Ridge and Allegheny mountains and along North Carolina’s coastline.

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.