Archive

You are viewing the "Ohio University" Archives

WOUB Digital

Ohio University’s Challenging Dialogues Lecture Series presents: “The Power of In/Civility: Engaging in Challenging Conversations Across the University, Community, Nation”


Posted on:

The first lecture in Ohio University’s new “Challenging Dialogues” lecture series will take place at 7 p.m. Jan. 24 in Baker University Center Ballroom A with Dr. Carolyn Lukensmeyer, executive director of the National Institute for Civil Discourse. The lecture, which will also be live-streamed, is free and open to the public. For additional information,… Read More

OU Trustee Committee Advances Tuition Hike For Full Board’s Approval

By:
Posted on:

ATHENS (WOUB) — Ohio University’s Board of Trustees will decide on whether to approve a 3.5-percent increase in tuition at all Ohio University campuses Friday after the proposal received a committee’s approval. Deb Shaffer, Vice President for Finance and Administration, explained reasons for the proposal to the Resources, Facilities, and Affordability Committee Thursday. Wanting to inform… Read More

OU President Comments As Protesters Decry Removal Of LGBT Center Director

By:
Posted on:

ATHENS — Ohio University’s president reiterated the school’s commitment to supporting the LGBTQ+ community Friday as a group of people protested the removal of the LGBT Center’s director. Dr. Duane Nellis, during a meeting with reporters at Cutler Hall, repeated earlier statements by the university that the decision to remove delfin bautista (who uses they/them pronouns and doesn’t… Read More

Two Women Fight Sexual Harassment, Academia To Save Themselves

By:
Posted on:

Impossible. That’s how Christine Adams described her odds of getting into the creative writing graduate program at Ohio University. She applied because it was one of the top ranked programs in the country, and she dreamed of being a poet. Then she got in. “I remember getting that voicemail and just starting to cry because… Read More

Ohio Hands Buffalo First MAC Lose In Dominating Fashion

By:
Posted on:

ATHENS– This was a statement game for the Ohio University Bobcats (7-4, 5-2) after coming off a disappointing loss to Miami (OH) University (5-2, 5-6) last Wednesday (38-28).  Behind the rushing attack of A.J. Ouellette and the offensive line the Bobcats were able to dominate the Buffalo Bulls (6-1, 9-2) handing them the 52-17 loss…. Read More

Generational Activism

By: ,
Posted on:

Activism has long, historical roots in the United States that are sewn into the Constitution. The right for individuals to peaceably assemble has, and does, pave the way for groups to achieve political goals. But has activism changed? The OUtlet’s Juli Holbert takes a look at how different generations view protest and activism. Nina Richner,… Read More

Students Get Creative, Show Off Research at Ohio University’s Student Expo

By:
Posted on:

The Convo on Ohio University’s campus usually showcases the university’s top athletes, but on Thursday, OU’s best researchers and most creative students were the All-Stars. Participants in this year’s Student Research and Creativity Expo worked hard to prepare to present their best work. The expo allowed  Savannah Crawford, a senior studying printmaking, and Ryan Brown, a… Read More