Archive for October, 2016

Sociology Major Shares Why Bobcat Legacy Is Important to Her

Sociology Major Shares Why Bobcat Legacy Is Important to Her

Many OHIO alumni proudly share stories from their Bobcat experience with their families. For some students with elders as Bobcats, following the family tradition and becoming a Bobcat was a no brainer. For OHIO Alumni Association 2016-17 Legacy Scholars, the decision to become a Bobcat is not only based on […]

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October 31, 2016 at 5:55 pmNews

ABC6 Quotes Kiersey on Chillicothe as Presidential Predictor

Dr. Nicholas Kiersey, Associate Professor of Political Science at Ohio University’s Chillicothe Campus, was quoted in an ABC6 story on “Looking for a haven for moderates? Try Chillicothe.” Most of the local politicians elected in Chillicothe are Democrats, but voters there typically send Republicans to Washington, DC. The Ross County […]

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October 31, 2016 at 3:40 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Washington Post Quotes Jellison on Michelle Obama ‘Megawatt First Lady’

Dr. Katherin Jellison

The Washington Post quotes Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor and Chair of History at Ohio University, in a story on “In Phoenix, Michelle Obama goes after Trump again — and offers a vision for a Clinton presidency.” The national spotlight does not usually follow first ladies after they leave the White House, […]

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October 31, 2016 at 3:29 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Work That Matters: Volunteer and Service Career Fair

Work That Matters: Volunteer and Service Career Fair

Ohio University’s Baker University Center hosted a career fair on October 12th. It is called Work That Matters: Non-Profit and Service Career Fair. It featured companies and nonprofit organizations aimed at acquiring volunteers as well as paid positions.   This is a great opportunity for any arts & sciences majors. […]

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October 31, 2016 at 3:15 pmAnnouncements

Wyatt, 3 Graduate Students Present at International Space Conference

The Ohio University contingent at the 2016 meeting of the ASGSR.

Dr. Sarah Wyatt, Professor of Environmental & Plant Biology, presented a talk on “Arabidopsis proteomic responses to microgravity” as part of the GeneLab symposium at the 2016 annual meeting of the American Society for Gravitational and Space Research. Wyatt is recognized as an expert in gravitational and space biology. Using […]

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October 31, 2016 at 1:16 pmResearch

Transfer Tip | Transferring Credits from Regional Campuses

Kristi Conrad

By Kristi Conrad Academic Advisor and Transfer Specialist I receive a lot of questions regarding transferring to regional campuses or taking a course or two at a regional campus. Ohio University has campuses at several locations: Cambridge, Chillicothe, Eastern, Lancaster, Pickerington, Southern, Proctorville, and Zanesville. Should you decide to take […]

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October 31, 2016 at 1:09 pmNews

Spring 2017 | New Course on Transitioning from Campus to Career to Financial Independence

Alan J. McMillan

CAS 2402:  Transitions – From Campus to Career Success to Wealth Creation & Protection is a new Spring 2017 a course that teaches students how to navigate from campus to career to financial independence. This course provides outcome-based life-skills in order to enhance ones’ career and path to financial freedom. […]

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October 31, 2016 at 9:17 amNews