Athens County League of Women’s Voters hosts Democratic Primary Candidate forum Tuesday.
Last Wednesday, the Ohio Senate voted to override Gov. Mike DeWine’s veto against Ohio House Bill 68, which limits access to essential healthcare needs for transgender youth. The law goes into effect April 23.
Ohio University Faculty Senate met Monday to discuss two resolutions, including updating faculty promotion and tenure requirements and redefining the co-curricular activities.
Athens City Council met on Monday evening to discuss the Athens City Commission on Disabilities’ annual report and essential city services to address the needs of individuals with disabilities.
The city already outlaws the use of tobacco in parks, but amending this would add that people are not permitted to use any sort of marijuana product, which may include inhaling, exhaling, burning, edibles, liquid vapes and other lighted smoking devices, papers or devices used for marijuana.
On Monday, the student senate held a town hall focusing on how Ohio University supports student health and well-being.
Student senate met Wednesday to discuss a new phase of residence hall renovations and the passage of a bill to positively regulate grieving students’ time off.
Student Senate debates over what to include in this year’s “safer sacks.”
Ohio University College Democrats and Republicans are on different sides of the political spectrum but share the common belief that all students should exercise their right to vote.