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Faculty at Ohio University Protests Cuts to Budget

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 19, 2020 at 11:30am 1/19/2020 at 11:30am

Why do people think protests will change financial reality?

WCMH News reports:

Ohio University faculty protest proposed budget cuts

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Nearly 100 Year Old ‘Cincinnati Christian University’ Closes Down

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 29, 2019 at 1:30pm 12/29/2019 at 1:30pm

Just as predicted, it is smaller, private schools which are most vulnerable. There is more of this to come.

WLWT News reports:

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U. Cincinnati Removing Slave Owner’s Name from College of Arts and Sciences to Promote Diversity

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 26, 2019 at 9:00am 12/26/2019 at 9:00am

When schools do this, they aren’t changing their history, they’re just trying to deny and forget it.

The Epoch Times reports:

Ohio University to Remove Slave Owner’s Name From School to Improve ‘Diversity and Inclusion’

A year after a student government voted to strip the name of Charles McMicken from the University of Cincinnati’s...

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Ohio State University Now Offering Certificate in ‘Diversity’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 12:00pm 10/31/2019 at 12:00pm

When I created the attached image, the idea of ‘diversity studies’ was a joke. Now it’s becoming a real thing.

The College Fix reports:

Ohio State University to offer new ‘diversity’ certificate

Ohio State University’s College of Arts and Sciences will begin offering a 12-hour “interdisciplinary diversity, equity and inclusion” certificate which aims to...

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Fraternity Suspended at Ohio University for Making Pledges Clean Houses

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 9:30am 10/26/2019 at 9:30am

Does this even qualify as hazing? It sounds more like community service.

The College Fix reports:

Ohio University suspended fraternity because it made pledges … clean houses

During my freshmen orientation, the administration forced new students to do a community volunteering activity. My group cleared brush in a field. It was fun because we...

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Democrats Rush to Impeach Trump Could Harm Them in Swing States Like Ohio

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 14, 2019 at 1:00pm 10/14/2019 at 1:00pm
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Republicans and Democrats have always kept their eye on Ohio because the state generally votes for the winner of presidential elections. The state has not only on four occasions.

But now it seems the Democrats have brushed aside the key state, especially with their rush to impeach President Donald Trump. An Axios...

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Ohio University Marching Band Under Investigation Amid Allegations of Hazing

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 14, 2019 at 12:00pm 10/14/2019 at 12:00pm

Colleges and universities seem to be cracking down quickly on hazing allegations this year.

FOX 8 in Cleveland reports:

Ohio University Marching Band under investigation for hazing allegations

The Ohio University Marching Band is under investigation over reports of hazing allegations and has been issued an “administrative directive”...

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Ohio University Suspends All Fraternities Following Allegations of Hazing

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 11:30am 10/5/2019 at 11:30am

It’s no secret that the left is trying to end Greek life on college campuses, so this seems a little suspect.

NBC News reports:

Ohio University suspends all fraternities over hazing allegations

Ohio University on Thursday announced it was suspending all its fraternities following allegations of widespread hazing.

Suspension of the 15 fraternities at the...

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Ohio Governor: State Medical Board Ignored Evidence Ohio State Doctor Abused Male Students

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 1, 2019 at 9:30am 9/1/2019 at 9:30am
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Ohio Republican Gov. Mike DeWine announced that the state’s medical board ignored evidence that Dr. Richard Strauss, a doctor with Ohio State’s athletic team, sexually abused male students.

From The Hill:

A state working group that reviewed the old inquiry said it could not explain why the medical board did not take action...

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Miami University (OH) Bans Fraternity for 15 Years Over Alleged ‘Brutal’ Hazing Incident

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 30, 2019 at 10:00am 8/30/2019 at 10:00am
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Miami University in Ohio has banned the Delta Tau Delta for 15 years after an alleged hazing incident that took place the big/little reveal. After reviewing the 33-page report, the university described it as “among the worst kind of hazing possible.”

From WLWT:

The scathing sanctions match the tone of Miami University President...

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Reports: Dayton Shooter Supported Elizabeth Warren, Hated Trump and ICE

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 5, 2019 at 1:00pm 8/5/2019 at 1:00pm
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On Saturday, 24-year-old Connor Betts went on a shooting rampage in Dayton, OH. He killed nine people, including his sister, and injured 27.

Like other murderers, the actions of Betts did not surprise those who knew him. In fact, classmates and acquaintances knew for a long time Betts had it in him...

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Mass Shootings in El Paso, TX and Dayton, OH

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 4, 2019 at 10:00am 8/4/2019 at 10:00am
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There have been two mass shootings this weekend.  One, in El Paso, Texas, left 20 people dead and over 24 others injured.  The second one took place in Dayton, Ohio and left at least nine people dead and more than two dozen injured.

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79 Year-Old-Woman Sentenced to 10 Days in Jail for Feeding Stray Cats, Thanks to a City Ordinance

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 2, 2019 at 5:00pm 8/2/2019 at 5:00pm
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Nancy Segula lives in Garfield Heights, Ohio. In 2017 she lost her husband. Around the same time, her neighbors moved and left their outdoor cats behind. Segula began feeding the cats saying she felt bad for them and also enjoyed the company. She told local news that she had reached out...

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Investigation Finds Multiple Cases of Sexual Abuse Ignored for Years at Ohio State

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 9:30am 5/18/2019 at 9:30am

It’s awful that this was allowed to go on unchecked for so long.

ABC News reports:

Investigators say university ignored nearly 2 decades of ‘shocking and painful’ sex abuse allegations

An investigation has determined that Ohio State University officials ignored nearly two decades of accusations of sexual abuse against a long-time university doc...

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Cleveland State Paying Artist to Move Anti-Trump Sculpture off Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 10:00am 5/7/2019 at 10:00am

The anti-Trump market has been good to a lot of people, including sculptors.

Cleveland.com reports:

Cleveland State University will pay $50,000 to sculptor whose work is critical of Trump; artist will move statue off campus

Cleveland State University will pay $50,000 to settle a free-speech lawsuit filed by a multimedia artist whose 42-foot sculpture...

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Cleveland Indians Star Mike Clevinger Attends Prom for Pediatric Cancer Patients

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 10:00am 4/23/2019 at 10:00am
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I love it when athletes use their fame for good, especially when it comes to kids. From MLB.com:

When Indians pitcher Mike Clevinger heard he could help give these young cancer patients a night to remember, he didn’t think twice.

The 28-year-old hurler was back in Cleveland with an upper back strain as...

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47 Percent of Faculty Offered Buy-out at University of Akron

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 10:00am 3/20/2019 at 10:00am

The school is trying to make millions in cuts to trim its budget.

Cleveland.com reports:

University of Akron offers buy-out to 47 percent of faculty

The University of Akron offered a buy-out to about 47 percent of faculty on Monday in an effort to balance its budget.

Taking a “voluntary separation or retirement” offer would...

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