Archive for March, 2014

Ross: Beyond Fear and Hatred in International Conflict

Ross: Beyond Fear and Hatred in International Conflict

A new book by Dr. Andrew Ross, Assistant Professor of Political Science, looks at Mixed Emotions: Beyond Fear and Hatred in International Conflict (University of Chicago Press, 2013). The book looks at emotions as powerful and creative forces in the politics of terrorism, ethnic conflict, and transitional justice. Approaching emotions […]

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March 3, 2014 at 8:21 amResearch

Senior Austin Way Wins Top Honors at Physics Undergrad Research Conference

Senior Austin Way Wins Top Honors at Physics Undergrad Research Conference

By Jean Andrews Physics & Astronomy Austin Way ’14, HTC Engineering Physics, received top honors at the recent 6th Annual Society of Physics Student Research Conference at Ohio University. His talk, “Fabrication of Photovoltaics,” was voted Best Presentation by a panel of faculty judges from the Department of Physics & […]

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March 1, 2014 at 5:00 pmResearch

Graduate Student Wins Outstanding Poster in Low-Energy Nuclear Science

Graduate Student Wins Outstanding Poster in Low-Energy Nuclear Science

Physics graduate students Sushil Dhakal won Outstanding Poster for “Measurement of Neutrons from DD Reaction and Neutron Transmission from Iron Sphere” at the 2014 Stewardship Science Academic Programs (SSAP) Annual Review Symposium in Washington, D.C. Drs. Carl Brune and Steven Grimes Professors of Physics & Astronomy, and physics graduate students […]

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March 1, 2014 at 5:00 pmResearch

MPA Alum Selected for Who’s Who Executive Registry

Ohio University alum Dr. James K. Agbodzakey ’04M, Assistant Professor at Nova Southeastern University, has been selected as an Honored Member of the Covington Who’s Who Executive and Professional Registry. The selection recognizes James K. Agbodzakey’s commitment to excellence in Higher Education, according to a news release. Agbodzake earned two […]

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March 1, 2014 at 3:02 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

History Pre-Law Alum Says Teaching Is ‘Her Passion’

Today’s Pulse features an interview with Ohio University alum Tracey Parks ’91, who majored in History Pre-Law in the College of Arts & Sciences. Parks is a seventh-grade world studies teacher at Hopewell Junior School in Lakota (OH) Local School District. Parks is in her 21st year in education, and […]

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March 1, 2014 at 2:47 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

College Mourns John O’Donnell, Systems Programmer in Accelerator Lab

John O'Donnell

The Department of Physics & Astronomy mourn the loss of Systems Engineer John Edward O’Donnell Jr. and are grateful for the time he was with us. O’Donnell, age 56, passed away on Feb. 9, 2014. He is survived by his mother, Ann McGinn Huddart. O’Donnell was a native of Pittsburgh, […]

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March 1, 2014 at 12:53 pmNews