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Makenzie Olaker
Dec 3, 2018

Leadership Awards Gala Nominations and Applications Now Live

Dec 3, 2018 by Makenzie Olaker

Student Leaders and Advisors,  The 36th Annual Leadership Awards Gala nominations and applications are now live. The Leadership Awards Gala honors the outstanding leadership and community service of OHIO students and student organizations. Please consider nominating an outstanding student leader, student organization, student organization advisor, and/or applying yourself. Nominations will be accepted until February 1, and the deadline to apply for an award is February 15. For more informati...

Jonathan Renard
Oct 4, 2017

Vote for the 2017 Homecoming King and Queen!

Oct 4, 2017 by Jonathan Renard

Happy Homecoming Week, Bobcats! On Saturday, October 7th, the Homecoming King and Queen will be announced during the third quarter of the football game. Ten seniors were chosen to represent the generations of past, present, and future Bobcats on the 2017 Homecoming Court. Vote today to decide who will be crowned King and Queen!"

Jonathan Renard
Sep 14, 2017

Athens Area Stand Down Event for Homeless/at Risk Veterans and Community Members

Sep 14, 2017 by Jonathan Renard

Would you like to help your American Veterans?  Would you like to be a part of something to help those less fortunate?  If yes, We are looking for Ohio University student organizations who are interested in giving back to our Veterans, especially those who are homeless or at risk of being homeless during our 2nd Annual Athens Area Stand Down event on October 6, 2017 at the Athens County Fairgrounds (West Union).   A Stand Down event in the civilian world refers to a grassroots, community-base...

Jonathan Renard
Sep 6, 2017

DACA: An Open House

Sep 6, 2017 by Jonathan Renard

In the wake of the U.S. Department of Justice's announcement of sweeping changes to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), we are offering an Open House for all students, faculty, staff, and community members who are interested in how the decision issued on September 5, 2017 may affect members of our community. The Open House will be held on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 from 4-5:30 p.m. in Multicultural Center -Multipurpose Room second floor of Baker Center. The Open House will b...

Jonathan Renard
Dec 6, 2016

Clubs Across Campus - Jitterbug Club

Dec 6, 2016 by Jonathan Renard

Looking to get involved? Check out the Ohio University Jitterbug Club's spotlight on Ohio University's Clubs Across Campus video.  Click here for the video

Jonathan Renard
Nov 30, 2016

ATHENA 2017 // Request for Content

Nov 30, 2016 by Jonathan Renard

Hello! My name is Taylor and I am the managing editor for The Athena Yearbook – OHIO’s official yearbook. I am writing to you and your organization in hopes that you would like to be a part of the 2017 ATHENA. The yearbook staff is looking for help to document this academic year to the best of our ability, and we do this by asking for others to contribute content. Because the ATHENA has a very small staff, we are only successful when we have the help of students like you. We are providing t...

Jonathan Renard
Nov 10, 2016

The 34th Annual Leadership Awards Gala Nomination and Application Forms are Now Available

Nov 10, 2016 by Jonathan Renard

Student leaders and advisors,  The Annual Leadership Awards Gala nominations and applications are now live. The Leadership Awards Gala highlights and honors the outstanding leadership and community service work of students and student organizations as a year-end reminder of the mission of Ohio University and its core values of character, commitment, civility, community and citizenship. Please consider nominating an outstanding student leader, student organization, and/or applying yourself. F...

Jonathan Renard
Oct 20, 2016

Earth Day Every Day

Oct 20, 2016 by Jonathan Renard

The Office of Sustainability, Graduate Student Senate, OHIO Zero Waste Program, and International Student Union have joined together to create the Earth Day Every Day initiative. Earth Day Every Day is designed to help develop a more sustainable culture at Ohio University and expand the concepts of Earth Day beyond just a single day celebrated in April. Earth Day Every Day is a collaborative effort aimed at encouraging all entities on campus to focus on sustainability-related programming and...

Jonathan Renard
Oct 10, 2016

SCORE Grants Available for 2016-2017!

Oct 10, 2016 by Jonathan Renard

Is your student organization planning a community service event? Get funded by SCORE! The Student Community Outreach Resource Endowment is designed to assist student organizations at Ohio University with the cost of implementing volunteer service projects that benefit the community. Apply today on the Community Service Leadership Council’s OrgSync page, or contact Esther Grossman ( for more information.

Jonathan Renard
Oct 7, 2016

Work That Matters: Non-Profit & Service Fair

Oct 7, 2016 by Jonathan Renard

Check out this  opportunity to connect with non-profit and service organizations to learn about career, internship, and volunteer opportunities in their sectors. For more information visit

Jonathan Renard
Oct 4, 2016

Race for the Cure

Oct 4, 2016 by Jonathan Renard

Hello all! My name is Casey Hilditch and I am a Senior in the Nursing Program here at Ohio University. Our senior nursing class is so excited to announce that we are hosting our second annual Susan G. Komen Athens Race for the Cure on Sunday, October 23rd. It is truly an honor that the most widely known, largest and best funded Breast Cancer organization in the United States collaborates with Ohio University in our little town of Athens to put on this race.  Last year, we were very impresse...

Jonathan Renard
Oct 3, 2016

Campus Conversation

Oct 3, 2016 by Jonathan Renard

Free Speech or Hate Speech #GraffitiWall

Jonathan Renard
Sep 28, 2016

The Margaret Boyd Scholars Program

Sep 28, 2016 by Jonathan Renard

The Margaret Boyd Scholars Program invites female first year students to join the fourth cohort of students in this academic enrichment program. The Margaret Boyd Scholars Program seeks to inspire and encourage undergraduate women to become engaged, confident and connected leaders at Ohio University and beyond. Women are selected as Boyd Scholars in fall semester of their first year. The four-year program includes a first-year seminar, a second-year residential component, a third-year intern...

Jonathan Renard
Sep 27, 2016

Student Organization Catering Support - Fundraising Opportunity

Sep 27, 2016 by Jonathan Renard

Hello, Ohio University Catering would like to invite your organization to work with our Catering Team during Homecoming weekend (October 7th and October 8th ) for a fundraising event(s). Our team will train students to work scheduled events under our leadership. Students will be paid a Level 2 salary starting at $8.25 per hour. The wages that each one earns could go to their organization. Below is a list of event dates and times that are available for organization fundraisers: Friday 10/7/...

Jonathan Renard
Sep 22, 2016

Register Your Student Organization for the 2016 Homecoming Parade

Sep 22, 2016 by Jonathan Renard

The 2016 Homecoming Parade will celebrate “All Roads Lead Home” with spirited floats, banners, and displays representing both the University and the surrounding community. This is a great way for your student organization to get involved, spread the word, and participate in a tradition that has been part of Ohio University for many years. For information on the parade route changes, other homecoming events, and more ways to get involved, check out the Ohio University Homecoming website. Clic...