Archive for March, 2016

Sociology-Criminology Alumnus: “I enjoy being able to help others”

Sociology-Criminology Alumnus: “I enjoy being able to help others”

“I enjoy being able to help others and trying to give them comfort through difficult and stressful times in their lives.” After graduating in 2008 with a B.A. in Sociology-PreLaw from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University, Christopher Mars went on to attend Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. […]

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March 31, 2016 at 2:23 pmAlumni News

Sociology Alumnus Enjoys Work with Doctors and Scientists

Sociology Alumnus Enjoys Work with Doctors and Scientists

After Will Wemer graduated with a B.A. in Sociology and B.S.J. in Magazine Journalism in 2008 from Ohio University, he went on to earn his M.A. in Communication Management in 2010 at Emerson College, where his research focused on online communication and health advocacy. Grant Proposals and New Discoveries in […]

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March 31, 2016 at 1:34 pmAlumni News

Anthropology Alumna’s Work is “dynamic and rewarding”

Jackie (Smith) Kloepfer holding a small mouth bass in Sharps Fork, a tributary of Federal Creek, in Athens County. "I was helping with a water quality monitoring project, one of many that ODNR-DMRM performs every year in various watersheds across southeast Ohio.

“I am currently splitting my time between two professions: Research Associate at the Voinovich School and Environmental Specialist for Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Mineral Resources Management.” Jackie (Smith) Kloepfer graduated with her B.A. in Anthropology and minor in Geography in 2008 from the College of Arts & […]

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March 31, 2016 at 1:09 pmAlumni News

Sociology Alumnus Enjoying Role in Academia

Sociology Alumnus Enjoying Role in Academia

“I enjoy building relationships with students who are thoughtful and reflective, but also push back when they don’t agree.” Brandon Brooks earned his M.A. in Sociology in 2010 from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University and recently received his Ph.D. in Media and Information Studies from Michigan […]

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March 31, 2016 at 12:07 pmAlumni News

Sociology-Criminology Senior Interns with Adult Parole Authority

Ian Thompson

Arts & Sciences Career & Internship Information By Avant Griffith ’16 Ian Thompson’s internship at the Adult Parole Authority in Columbus spanned from May to August 2015, and he worked 15 hours a week as a clerk. His daily duties included filling and scanning paperwork, mail delivery and research analysis. […]

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March 31, 2016 at 10:25 amNews

Sociology Alumna Enjoys Being a Change Catalyst

Sociology Alumna Enjoys Being a Change Catalyst

Holly Burkett’s consulting firm helps diverse clients develop people, programs and processes geared towards engaging talent, improving performance, and guiding strategic change. Holly graduated with her Bachelors degree in Sociology in 1974 from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. As Principal of Evaluation Works, a performance consultancy […]

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March 31, 2016 at 10:21 amAlumni News

SLJC Call for Executive Officer Applicants

SLJC Call for Executive Officer Applicants

Students for Law, Justice and Culture invites students to apply for executive positions, including President, Vice President/Treasurer, and Secretary. Students for Law, Justice and Culture is a student organization affiliated with the Center for Law, Justice and Culture, an interdisciplinary group of faculty and students that examines law in relation to society, […]

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March 31, 2016 at 9:52 amAnnouncements