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Perry Library Looks to Improve After Survey
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Perry Library Looks to Improve After Survey

Jonah Grinkewitz Staff WriterThe results are in for the survey conducted by ODU’s Perry Library assessing how students, faculty and staff rate their services. It focused on three areas: the quality of the library as a space, the effectiveness of service, and information control.The library may be the most important building and […]

ODU to Launch Gender-Neutral Housing Next Semester
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ODU to Launch Gender-Neutral Housing Next Semester

Stef Wasko Staff WriterThis fall, Old Dominion University will take another step toward welcoming diversity on its campus with the introduction of Inclusive Housing—a gender-neutral housing pilot program.“What is so great about this housing, is it doesn’t matter how you sexually identify,” ODU Student Body President Chris Ndiritu said. “If […]

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Wrestling Falls to North Iowa, 21-12

Jonathan Harding Contributing WriterIn the Mid-American Conference (MAC) opener, the Old Dominion Monarchs, ranked No. 17, fell to North Iowa, ranked No. 21, with a final score of 21-12.“I’m very disappointed with this loss. I thought we were going to beat these guys, to be honest with you,” head coach […]

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Monarchs Fall To MTSU at the Buzzer

Reese Ward Contributing WriterAfter ending their 32 home game winning streak with a loss to conference leader UAB on Thursday night, Old Dominion’s men’s basketball team suffered another tight loss to Middle Tennessee State in the Ted Constant Center on Saturday afternoon.The match proved to be a defensive battle between […]

Cofounder of #BlackLivesMatter to Speak at ODU
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Cofounder of #BlackLivesMatter to Speak at ODU

Jason Kazi Staff WriterAlicia Garza, community organizer and co-founder of #BlackLivesMatter will speak as part of the President’s Lecture Series.After George Zimmerman’s 2013 acquittal, Alicia along with friends Opal Tometi and Patrisse Cullors took to social media to launch the hashtag and conversation around “Black Lives Matter.” The movement now […]

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Is ODU a Safe Campus to Be On?

Kenae Frazier Contributing Writer During the fall semester, there were many emails sent to students by Giovanna Genard about incidents that happen on or near campus. There have been many reports of robberies, gunshots fired and deaths. This has put fear into students around campus. The police department has issued countless […]

November ODU Area Crime Log
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November ODU Area Crime Log

Assaults: An assault was reported to have occurred on November 7th at 3:46 p.m. at the 900 Block of W. 31st St.An assault was reported to have occurred on November 9th at 8:00 a.m. at the 4300 Block of Killam Ave. The assailant was cleared by arrest.An assault was reported to have occurred on November 12th […]