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Wilderness Survival Visits Dysart Woods and Dolly Sodds

We all connect with nature in different ways.

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Fall Outing Takes Olney to The National Aviary

Pittsburgh's National Aviary -- one of the premiere bird zoos in the country -- was the destination for Tuesday's "Fall Outing." Students saw nearly a dozen exhibits and attended educational presentations during the morning and early afternoon before exploring the city.

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Olney Community Prepares for Sorghum Festival

During Homecoming weekend, Olney will hold its first annual Sorghum Festival. From 1:00-4:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 24th, top campus will be open to the public for an event featuring numerous vendors, live music, food, face painting and other family-friendly activities as well as a sorghum boiling demonstration.

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Students and Faculty Enjoy READING AFTERNOON!

A popular tradition at Olney, Reading Morning, has moved to the afternoon... at least for now. Once per academic quarter, students are able to take half an academic day off from their formal coursework to enjoy some quiet time with a good book. They also got to snack on some of our delicious pumpkin bread!

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Olney T-Shirt Survey

The Travels of a T-Shirt Endeavor is looking at the possibility of changing the source of our Olney apparel. As a class, we are hoping to bring in the outside community and see what interests you have. We are doing a survey to gauge interest in clothing material and designs. We would very much appreciate it if you [...]

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Film Highlights Environment, Hands-on Learning

BARNESVILLE, Ohio – How healthy is Belmont County’s Captina Creek?

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Dorm Life 2015: A Guide to Residential Life at Olney

As summer reaches its climax, youths from a dozen states and nearly as many countries will converge upon Barnesville, Ohio, in late August — many for the first time as Olney students. For most, the start of the school year also means a transition to dorm life. While excitement is generally high for annual traditions [...]

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