OHIO News Latest Stories https://www.ohio.edu/news/feeds/latest-stories en Interdisciplinary group of OHIO professors finds new compound with therapeutic potential https://www.ohio.edu/news/2020/02/interdisciplinary-group-ohio-professors-finds-new-compound-therapeutic-potential OHIO professors from three different colleges discover a tremendous first piece of therapeutic possibilities with new compound. February 10, 2020 Jalyn Bolyard /news/2020/02/interdisciplinary-group-ohio-professors-finds-new-compound-therapeutic-potential Meet Stephanie Johnson, January Classified Employee of the Month https://www.ohio.edu/news/2020/02/meet-stephanie-johnson-january-classified-employee-month January 2020 Classified Employee of the Month Stephanie Johnson enjoys country music, purple Dodge Chargers, Walt Disney World and baking delicious sweets to eat. Find out more about her. February 7, 2020 George E. Mauzy Jr. /news/2020/02/meet-stephanie-johnson-january-classified-employee-month Bobcats reclaim national recycling championship https://www.ohio.edu/news/2020/02/bobcats-reclaim-national-recycling-championship The university is proud to continue our nationally recognized ways and bring the trophy back to the Bobcat Nation. February 6, 2020 Christian Thanasoulis /news/2020/02/bobcats-reclaim-national-recycling-championship The Wilds makes $15M regional economic impact according to Voinovich School study https://www.ohio.edu/news/2020/02/wilds-makes-15m-regional-economic-impact-according-voinovich-school-study The Wilds contributed approximately $15 million in regional economic impacts in 2018, according to a recent study by Ohio University’s Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs. February 6, 2020 Staff reports /news/2020/02/wilds-makes-15m-regional-economic-impact-according-voinovich-school-study Register now for TEDxOhioUniversity https://www.ohio.edu/news/2020/02/register-now-tedxohiouniversity Tickets are available online for TEDxOhioUniversity 2020 “Thriving in Rural Communities.” The speakers for the March 23 event will soon be announced. February 6, 2020 Staff reports /news/2020/02/register-now-tedxohiouniversity Cross-campus affordable learning efforts join forces https://www.ohio.edu/news/2020/02/cross-campus-affordable-learning-efforts-join-forces In fall 2019, the Office of Instructional Innovation, University Libraries, and Office of Information and Technology joined forces to create a sustainable, affordable learning materials ecosystem. February 5, 2020 Emily Baxstrom /news/2020/02/cross-campus-affordable-learning-efforts-join-forces Voluntary separation plans offered to eligible employees https://www.ohio.edu/news/2020/02/voluntary-separation-plans-offered-eligible-employees A voluntary separation or retirement program is available to 608 faculty members, including most tenured professors, associate professors, and administrators with the rank of tenured professor. February 5, 2020 Staff reports /news/2020/02/voluntary-separation-plans-offered-eligible-employees Patton College unveils 'OHIO Teach Cleveland,' providing urban teaching experiences for seniors https://www.ohio.edu/news/2020/02/patton-college-unveils-ohio-teach-cleveland-providing-urban-teaching-experiences This new 2019-20 program is giving four Patton College seniors an opportunity to gain teaching experience in additional urban settings in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District. February 5, 2020 Tony Meale /news/2020/02/patton-college-unveils-ohio-teach-cleveland-providing-urban-teaching-experiences OHIO receives Ohio Department of Higher Education grant for cybersecurity awareness, new courses https://www.ohio.edu/news/2020/02/ohio-receives-ohio-department-higher-education-grant-cybersecurity-awareness-new Ohio University recently was awarded a $255,161 grant from the Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE) to focus on cybersecurity initiatives.  February 4, 2020 Jalyn Bolyard /news/2020/02/ohio-receives-ohio-department-higher-education-grant-cybersecurity-awareness-new Learning Community award recipients announced https://www.ohio.edu/news/2020/02/learning-community-award-recipients-announced President Duane Nellis and First Lady Ruthie Nellis joined Ohio University students, faculty and staff to celebrate the work of Learning Communities, leaders and instructors on Jan. 26. February 4, 2020 Staff reports /news/2020/02/learning-community-award-recipients-announced