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Fearlessly First

Reclaiming Ohio University’s position as a higher education leader

OHIO's Strategic Framework

Ohio's First University looks to reimagine education

  • Strategic Framework Themes


    By advancing and realizing four themes, we will move our institution in a new direction that is rooted in our history and values but not limited by traditional higher education models.

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  • Strategic Initiatives


    The Framework Themes are supported by 11 actionable initiatives that will help reshape OHIO to lead the new world of higher education.

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  • Join the Conversation


    Ohio University can only realize this plan through the involvement of our entire university community as we work together to refine the initiatives and define next steps.

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President Nellis Introduces the Strategic Framework

On Thursday, Sept. 12, President M. Duane Nellis introduced Fearlessly First, OHIO's Strategic Framework, to university stakeholders during his State of the University address.

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