Ohio University is becoming a "Tobacco
Free Campus," effective Aug. 1, 2015, in accordance with a resolution
made by the Ohio Board of Regents in July 2012 to establish statewide
An attorney for Ohio University has
filed an answer to a federal lawsuit filed by a current student alleging
violation of free speech when university officials are alleged to have
ordered a campus group to stop wearing a T-shirt.
Ohio University students, faculty and Athens city residents anxious to take advantage of the closed-off section of roadway between Baker Center and Richland Avenue will have to wait another half a year.