The Alpha Beta Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma recently met for their February meeting Feb. 10 at Wood Hall at the University of Rio Grande . Dr. Michelle Johnston, the president of the university was the featured speaker along with Dr. Denise Shockley of the Gallia-Vinton Educational Service Center which is housed in Wood Hall at the university.


For around 18 months in his early 20s, Daniel Rupert was homeless in Athens, living out of a large duffel bag, spending his days at Ohio University's Alden Library and spending his nights in either a tucked-away part of the alley behind Chipotle, on the steps by Glidden Hall, or close to the outside heating vents near Alden. "You learn pretty quickly that vagrancy is frowned upon," he said in an interview late last month.