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The Ohio University Board of Trustees confirmed a plan for spring semester Thursday that allows underclassmen students to choose whether or not to return to campus.
Student Senate members voiced concerns with Ohio University’s handling of COVID-19 outbreaks to Gillian Ice, the special assistant to the president for public health operations, at Wednesday night’s Student Senate meeting.
Director of Staff Development Cole Behrens is at the Board of Trustees special meeting about spring semester. Follow along over at his Twitter @Colebehr_report.
BREAKING: OU announces spring semester plans.
While COVID-19 has ravaged Ohio and spread across the United States for more than six months now, many college students still have Halloween parties on their minds.
Athens County voters requested 14,844 ballots as of 8/28.
With less than a week to the election, that's nearly 50% more absentee voters than the final amount requested during the 2016 general election.
With less than a week before the election, Athens County has already seen massive turnout for absentee voting, outpacing the past four presidential election years.
Ohio University will help students in quarantine vote absentee Nov. 3 in light of their inability to physically go to the polls on Election Day.
OPINION: Civil Liberties Chatroom — Rushed Supreme Court nomination signals trouble for civil liberties
Athens City Council discussed Monday during a meeting the recent increase in community spread of the coronavirus and plans to limit its spread.
It’s one week until Election Day, and we’ve got some news! Our digital 2020 Voter’s Guide is now available on Issuu. It’s nonpartisan and full of important information about the candidates and issues in Athens. Check it out here.