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  • Scenes from the African Dance Technique Flash Mob

    African dance is a mixture of movements and music. Within traditional African culture, dance serves a multitude of social purposes, including religious, spiritual and recreational. Each dance communicates the communal values and social relationships of the people. At Ohio University, professors Zelma Badu-Younge and Pascal Younge incorporate the importance...
  • Westside Community Gardens

    What was once an empty field nestled between the Hockhocking Adena Bikeway and the West State Street Park in Athens, Ohio, slowly blossomed into a sprawling garden bursting at the seams with vegetation. Green thumbs of the community flock to the space on a daily basis to put their...
  • Scenes From Fuck Rape Culture

    Fuck Rape Culture is a social movement to challenge, undermine and eradicate rape culture at Ohio University. On Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, at the bottom of Jefferson Hill, a group of men and women gathered to protest rape culture. A variety of outfits were worn by all, ranging from...
  • Scenes from Same Bricks Different Stories

    “Same Bricks, Different Stories” served as this year’s theme for Ohio University’s 93rd Homecoming weekend. The Homecoming Parade on Saturday included both university-related and Athens-related floats and banners followed by the Marching 110 and the Marching 110 Alumni Band. Passion Works created the winning float and International Student Union won...
  • A Vision Realized

    Scotland L’Arche celebrates 50 years of serving the learning-disabled community. Until my recent study abroad experience, I never came across a group of people who appreciated the little things in life as much as the residents of the L’Arche community in Inverness, Scotland. L’Arche is a worldwide community founded...
  • Scenes from Passion Works’ End Of Summer Bash

    Passion Works Studio celebrated the end of summer with its “End of Summer Bash!” festival held on Sept. 18 and 19, 2015 at its Court Street shop. Beginning at 11 a.m., members of the community were greeted by smiling faces and tables of discounted artwork. Ending at 5 p.m. both days, the non-profit organization...
  • Scenes from the Ohio Pawpaw Festival

    As the summer draws to a close and the fall season fast approaches, the Ohio Pawpaw Festival celebrates America’s largest native tree fruit at Lake Snowden in Albany, Ohio — just a short drive from Athens. People from all over come to enjoy the vast array of pawpaw food...
  • Scenes from the Bat Rally

    On Tuesday evening, hundreds of students protested in front of the on-campus home of Ohio University president Roderick McDavis. McDavis and the university as a whole recently came under fire in recent weeks when McDavis and his wife moved off campus due to a bat infestation in their home...
  • Scenes from Campus Carnival’s Concert at The Over Hang

    Local alternative rock band Campus Carnival played a gig at The Over Hang on Dec. 4, of which all proceeds were given to benefit the victims of the Union Street fire. Find out more about the show and Campus Carnival here:...
  • Spreading Poi Through Colorful Self-Expression

      Photos by Evan Leonard While walking around campus, you see a man twirling what appear to be colorful, flashing balls on a string. As he spins around, flailing his arms in a circular motion, he becomes one with the art form known as Poi. Poi is described as the manipulation...
  • Watch: Puppets March Down Court Street in Annual Honey for the Heart Parade

    Shot and Edited by Madison Eblen and Alex Keller Backdrop goes behind the scenes of the annual Honey For The Heart Parade. Watch as artists’ creations come to life!...
  • Photo Gallery: Honey for the Heart

    The 2014 Athens Halloween Block Party kicked off with the third-annual Honey for the Heart parade, an event sponsored by Ohio University’s Residential Learning Communities and Arts for Ohio that turned four weeks of extensive puppet and costume preparation into an extravagant, family-friendly stroll down Court Street. Here’s our gallery of the event:...

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  • Scenes From Fuck Rape Culture

    Fuck Rape Culture is a social movement to challenge, undermine and eradicate rape culture at Ohio University. On Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, at the bottom of Jefferson Hill, a...
  • Scenes from the Ohio Pawpaw Festival

    As the summer draws to a close and the fall season fast approaches, the Ohio Pawpaw Festival celebrates America’s largest native tree fruit at Lake Snowden in Albany, Ohio...
  • Scenes from the Bat Rally

    On Tuesday evening, hundreds of students protested in front of the on-campus home of Ohio University president Roderick McDavis. McDavis and the university as a whole recently came under...
  • A Vision Realized

    Scotland L’Arche celebrates 50 years of serving the learning-disabled community. Until my recent study abroad experience, I never came across a group of people who appreciated the little things...