The Post is an award-winning, century-old, independent, student-run publication on Ohio University’s campus. The Post prides itself in media innovation and detailed storytelling, and covers topics relating to student interests, faculty, academia, culture, athletics, state and national issues. Its primary mission is to serve its readers in a civic, engaging and entertaining manner, and to do so in a rapid and professional fashion that supports its long-standing legacy as a premier media outlet in Athens, Ohio.
The Post publishes content on its website, thepostathens.com, each day classes are in session. The Post also publishes a weekly tabloid each Thursday classes are in session. The tabloid is distributed at more than 150 locations Uptown and on Ohio University’s campus. Single copies of The Post are free, and additional copies can be found in The Post’s newsroom in Baker Center, Room 325.
To view The Post’s archives from 1999-2011, courtesy of our friends at Alden’s University Libraries Digital Collections, please click here.
To view a more extensive collections of The Post’s archives, please visit Alden Library’s microfilm collection, located on the first floor. If you are not in Athens but would like a scanned, archived story from The Post, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the date and headline of the story you are searching for.
The Post does not do home delivery, but its editors are more than happy to mail a single copy of The Post to an interested reader, as well as any alumni who may be searching for an archived story.
Here’s how to reach The Post’s newsroom:
Call our front desk: 740.593.4010
If you have a question, comment, critique or concern regarding The Post’s coverage, or you’d just like to chat: email@example.com
If you would like to write a letter to the editor, please ensure it is under 500 words, include your name, year and major (if a student) or name, city of residence and occupation (if a non-student) and email it in a Microsoft Word Document before 1 p.m. the day you would like it to be published online: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have a news release, event, tip, or something you would like our staff to research and report: email@example.com
If you are interested in purchasing an advertisement online or in our print product, please contact our business team: firstname.lastname@example.org
To send The Post mail:
Baker University Center, Room 325
1 Park Place
Athens, Ohio 45701
Want to stop by The Post newsroom? It’s located on the third floor of Baker Center, at the end of the hallway marked “media,” near the escalators.