The Journey – Embracing Inclusion

Wed, Apr 16, 2014 9:38 am

By Carey Goodman

Almost ten years ago a group of Ohio University sports administration graduate students were challenged to give back. What began as a simple 5k fundraising run, has transformed into the largest charity-based race event in southeast Ohio, and on April 26, 2014 the OhioHealth O’Bleness Hospital Race for a Reason is looking to cross the finish line meeting their greatest fundraising goal so far of $100,000 in Athens, Ohio.

Mon, Apr 7, 2014 3:40 pm

By Lacey Martin

Noah Trembly is a very active member of the community of Athens, Ohio and Ohio University.  He is 36 years old and lives with severe cerebral palsy. He has served as a higher education consultant at OU for 2 years. Noah recently won the 18th Annual Edwin and Esther Prentke Distinguished Lecture award and has been invited to Orlando, Florida where he will deliver his presentation.

Mon, Mar 31, 2014 2:49 pm

By Nicole Eugene

During Ohio University’s spring break this year, an important awareness campaign took place and we wanted to both honor and recognize it. National Sleep Awareness week was March 2-9 —which coincided with daylight saving time this year. Recent research has shown that losing just that one hour of sleep has resulted in a spike in traffic accidents. Many people don’t realize how much difference just one hour of sleep can make.

For example, did you know:

Thu, Feb 27, 2014 1:52 pm

By Beth Mishler

When it comes to transportation options for persons living with disabilities in Athens and the surrounding areas, there are several options (some of which literally have the word ‘fun’ built right into their names)—the key is early reservation and preparation.

Wed, Jan 29, 2014 4:06 pm

By: Dr. Jenny Nelson