Yik Yak brings media convergence to Ohio University’s campus

In an expanding world of media convergence, new and exciting social media sites hold a large place of interest at the forefront for users. Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr influence college students to create and to relate information about campus trends. Social media allow students to journal, to chat, to inspire and to collaborate. They bridge…

How to play it safe on HallOUween weekend

2014 marks the 40th anniversary of the Athens Halloween Block Party, and this year’s party is expected to be the biggest one yet. Every year, people come in from all over the country to party with Ohio University students and Athens residents alike. That influx of people—the city famously doubles or even triples during that…