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Photos: World Hijab Day


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For the past five years, on February 1st, World Hijab Day (WHD) ask women of all faith to wear a hijab in solidarity with Muslim women and to show strength against islamophobia. WHD has volunteers and participants worldwide and this was the first year Ohio University took part. Nasma Khan, founder of WHD, explained it on… Read More

Clutch Free Throws Give Central Michigan Win Over Ohio

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The Ohio Bobcats women’s basketball team traveled to Central Michigan looking to keep their four-game winning streak alive but dropped a close one 64-59 to the Chippewas. Both teams were battling for the Mid-American Conference top spot, having just two conference losses, respectively, heading into tonight. The Bobcats came out firing in the first half…. Read More

Technology May Be Assisting in Athens Car Break-Ins

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ATHENS, OH– Thirty-two vehicles have been broken into in Athens in the last month. No windows were broken, no doors were forced. That has Athens police thinking the offenders have a special method to break into the cars without attracting notice. In addition to the lack of damage, in most cases the only items stolen from the vehicles have been… Read More

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Bullying, Harassment, & Hate Crimes Spike Since Presidential Election

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Recently the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) released the results of a post-election national survey of 50,000 teenagers between 13 and 18 years old. Some 70 percent reported witnessing bullying, hate messaging, or harassment since the election with racial bias being the “most common motive cited.” These incidents are far more frequent than before, according to… Read More