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This week on The OUtlet, children as young as 5 years old began getting their COVID-19 vaccines in Athens County after it was approved for emergency use, and this week for Winter Weather Awareness Week, our forecasters have you covered with some of the most important information you need to know going into the quickly… Read More
This week on The OUtlet, there’s a new pop-up coffee shop in Athens that is not only selling coffee, but forming connections after the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and WOUB’s lead forecaster Erin Ashley brings us some of this week’s weather trends as well as some important driving safety information for the fall season…. Read More
WOUB Digital · The OUtlet – November 4, 2021 This week on The OUtlet, reporter Olivia Roman takes a look into award-winning Passion Works Studios, an art studio in Athens that serves as an open and accessible space for artists with disabilities. WOUB’s reporters went out in full for election night, covering the election process… Read More
This week on The OUtlet, a local business is working to share a new product and other possibilities in Glouster, and there was heated discussion this week at the Athens city council when an independent candidate ran down city council members about possible tokenization. Hear from our city council reporter who was there this week… Read More
This week on the OUtlet, Ohio University athletes are now able to partner with local businesses, and many have been taking advantage of the opportunity, and the city of Nelsonville works to hold on to its status as a city. WOUB Digital · The OUtlet – October 7, 2021
This week on the OUtlet, diversity advocates at Ohio University are skeptical about its new inclusive excellence plan, and Athens’ first medical marijuana dispensary opened earlier this week. These stories and more, right here: WOUB Digital · The OUtlet – September 23, 2021
This week on the OUtlet, DJ B-Funk talks about the cancellation of the Halloween block party, and Nelsonville fights to hold on to its classification as a city. These stories and more, right here: WOUB Digital · The OUtlet – September 30, 2021
This week on the OUtlet, schools around the region have been updating their masking guidelines and a travelling exhibit provides an outlet for healing for those wounded by the Vietnam War. These stories and more, right here on the OUtlet. WOUB Digital · The OUtlet- August 5th, 2021
Fashion has historically been a means for folks to facilitate and express cultural elements through identification and unification. Queer fashion specifically has helped LGBTQ+ individuals recognize, meet and connect with other members of the community. The OUtlet’s Delaney Murray and Juli Holbert explore and define queer fashion through the decades. “Queer fashion” has always existed,… Read More
In LGBT spaces, respect for asexual identities can be a hit or miss. But being respectful goes beyond welcoming ace people into events and flying their pride flags; it has as much to do with ace folk’s sexualities as it does with truly taking their experiences into account. Meet Aspen Wilson, a former Ohio… Read More
This is the February 13, 2018 broadcast of The OUtlet from WOUB News. This week, our reporters feature a student who will be running across the country to raise money for cancer, and a unique music group at Ohio University. Trying to listen to a specific story? See the time codes here: Illona Heartman –… Read More
This essay is one of an occasional series written by students who are new to Athens, Ohio. Moving to the United States is a long process, even if you only plan on staying a limited time. Applying for a visa, scheduling your new life and learning how to express yourself in this new language is difficult…. Read More
This is the February 6, 2018 broadcast of The OUtlet from WOUB News. On this episode, our reporters cover the process of turning iron sludge into paint, a commercial model who is also a student at Ohio University, the new paid parental leave policy for OU grad students, and a late night performance produced by… Read More
This is the November 7, 2017 broadcast of The OUtlet from WOUB News. This week is our election special. OUtlet reporters break down the Meigs County Jail Levy, Issue 2, The Athens County Board of Education race, and the Athens Cannabis Ordinance. Keep up with all the election results on WOUB’s Facebook page.
This is the October 24, 2017 broadcast of The OUtlet. On this week’s show, one reporter will tell you what goes into making the Honey for the Heart parade such a success. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and one group of friends is supporting a fellow mother in her battle with the disease. The… Read More
This is the October 17, 2017 broadcast of The OUtlet from WOUB News. On this week’s show, we’ll tell you how an event on Ohio University’s campus impacted survivors of sexual assault. One of our reporters sits down with former Ohio governor Ted Strickland. Athens County will have the opportunity to vote on decriminalizing marijuana… Read More
This is the October 3rd, 2017 broadcast of The OUtlet from WOUB News. On this week’s show, our reporters will tell you about a new shop in Athens that is serving up more than just smoothies. Better Bystanders Week took place on Ohio University’s campus. Hear the interesting way they commemorated the event. And one… Read More
An Ohio University freshman has ran three marathons and plans to run 47 more: one in each state. She began her marathon plan two years ago and didn’t stop running, even when she learned she had hypothyroidism. Just days after Colleen Murnane’s first marathon in Cuyahoga National Park in October 2015, she faced her diagnosis…. Read More
For this special edition of The OUtlet–We’re taking you behind the scenes so our reporters can share what challenges and experiences they faced this semester while producing content for the show.
This week on The OUtlet–We’re giving you all the details on Athens Beautification Day this coming Sunday. We’ll also tell you about the economics of fest season at Ohio University.
This week on The OUtlet–We’ll share with you the highlights of the International Women’s Day Festival. We’ll also tell you what to expect from the Athens Film and Video Festival.
This week on The OUtlet–We’re bringing you some safety tips for fest season at Ohio University. Also, we’ll talk about the efforts Athens County is making to fight global warming by becoming an energy efficient community.
Martin Luther King Junior Day, Ohio University’s Campus Involvement Center organized a school supply drive to benefit Athens County schools. An event was held Saturday, January 28 to package the supplies collected. Community Engagement is a department within the Campus Involvement Center. Assistant Director of Community Engagement Barbara Harrison has worked for the university for… Read More
This weeks show features stories about the “No Wall No Ban” protest on Ohio University’s campus last Wednesday, Feb. 1st. As well as part one of OUs search for a new president.
By: Elise Hammond Students and members of the Athens community came together to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. through the arts at Casa Nueva on January 19. The lineup of performers, participating in the Creative Arts as Activism social justice themed open mic night, advocated through singing and poetry. The first act of the… Read More