Retta, widely known for her role on the television show Parks and Recreation, calls a student, Hailey Kline, up on stage for bringing a life-size cutout of Ron Swanson to the comedy show. Retta performed her comedy in the Convocation center, in Athens, Ohio, accompanied by DJ A-roc during welcome weekend. (HANNAH SCHROEDER | FOR THE POST)
President Roderick McDavis speaks to the class of 2020 at the Convocation Center on Sunday. This was McDavis's last convocation speech as the president of Ohio University. (EMILY MATTHEWS | PHOTO EDITOR)
Sophomore students Haley Heusey, studying biological sciences, Olivia Fett and Paige Collier, studying exercise physiology, are living in a triple in Wilson hall on West Green. They had problems with furniture blocking power outlets due to the abundance of furniture in the room. (HANNAH SCHROEDER | FOR THE POST)
Marissa Gregory, a junior studying communication studies, picks up trash on Stewart Street during Athens Beautification Day on April 17. Gregory's group volunteered to gather trash on the streets around Athens, Ohio, in an effort to keep the city clean. (File)
Lindley Hall on Ohio University's campus is home to the Survivor Advocacy Program.
Senior outfielder, Allie Englant (4), catches a pop up during the home game against Northern Illinois University on Saturday, March 20 2021 in Athens, Ohio.
The Wildflower Walk is taking place at Tom Jenkins Dam in Glouster, Ohio.
Pretentious Barrel House, a Columbus-based brewery, collaborated with Helping Hops and created two beers to benefit Rural Action in Athens, Ohio.
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Athens, Ohio, Poet Laureate Wendy McVicker chalks poems on the sidewalk by her house. Photo provided by McVicker.
A young couple lays beneath the cherry blossoms along the Hocking River in Athens, Ohio, on March 30, 2021.
In Athens, Ohio, the cherry blossoms are in full bloom along the Hocking River, where every walk of life from community members to students to animals can enjoy their beauty.
Ohio University students gathered in support of the CLJC on Saturday, March 27, 2021, in Athens, Ohio.