Archive for March, 2014

Climb to the Top: Field Camp Puts Seniors to the Test

Geology students at Field Camp site in Grand Tetons, WY. From left:  Jessica Nelson, Allison Durkee, Casey O’Brien, Brittany Parrick, Travis Sizemore, Ben Troth, L.J. Parkins, Darcy Vandervoort (TA), Steve Curlis.   Allison Durkee ’13 has already been to the top of the world. At least that’s what the wooden […]

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March 30, 2014 at 3:33 pmUncategorized

Ironton Tribune: English Alum Gives Keynote at OUS Women’s Conference

Ohio University alum Cara Dingus Brook was the keynote speaker at the annual Women’s Conference at Ohio University Southern. Brook is a Lawrence County native and current President and CEO of the Foundation for Appalachia Ohio. She earned a bachelor’s degree in English in 2002 and a Master of Public Administration degree […]

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March 28, 2014 at 9:25 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Letter to Editor: Literary Festival Scored Coup with Rebecca Solnit

A letter to the editor in the Athens News proclaimed Ohio University’s Spring Literary Festival scored a major coup with writer. “I am truly impressed. The Spring Literary Festival at Ohio University has somehow managed to persuade one of my favorite writers to come to Athens. Rebecca Solnit will be […]

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March 28, 2014 at 7:30 pmIn the News

TVNewsCheck: Meteorologist Ethan Huston Joins WGAL Lancaster

TVNewsCheck reported March 28 that Hearst Television-owned NBC affiliate WGAL Lancaster, PA (DMA 43), has added Meteorologist Ethan Huston to its News 8 Storm Team. Huston is an Ohio University alum with a Minor on Meteorology from the Department of Geography. Huston’s regular schedule has him appearing weekends on WGAL’s 6, 10 […]

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March 28, 2014 at 6:51 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Cassie Norton is OHIO’s First Theta Alpha Kappa Member

Cassie Norton is OHIO’s First Theta Alpha Kappa Member

Mary “Cassie” Norton ’14, a triple major in English, History and World Religions, is Ohio University’s first member of Theta Alpha Kappa, the National Honor Society for Religious Studies and Theology. Ohio University’s Alpha Lambda Tau chapter of Theta Alpha Kappa was established in February. “Having a Theta Alpha Kappa chapter […]

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March 28, 2014 at 9:36 amNews

Physics Colloquium: Constraining the Dark Sector with BBN and CMB Physics, March 28

Physics Colloquium: Constraining the Dark Sector with BBN and CMB Physics, March 28

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Maxim Pospelov of the University of Waterlooon “Constraining the Dark Sector with BBN and CMB physics” on Friday, March 28, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: Historic examples show that explorations of the “missing mass” and the “origin of mass” problems have led […]

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March 28, 2014 at 9:30 amEvents

Phillips Named American Physical Society Outstanding Referee for 2014

Phillips Named American Physical Society Outstanding Referee for 2014

Dr. Daniel Phillips, Professor of Physics & Astronomy, was honored as one of the 2014 Outstanding Referees by the American Physical Society. “Congratulations to Daniel. This is a great acknowledgement for your service to the profession by the editors of Physical Review and Physical Review Letters,” said Dr. David Ingram, […]

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March 28, 2014 at 8:58 amNews