Archive for July, 2017

Klein Named Representative at Large to Mathematical Association of America Congress

Clockwise, from left: Ohio University students Chloe Farmer, Michele Post, Brittany Centorbi, and Josh Davis, as well as Associate Professor Bob Klein, center, examine an ancient math text during a special presentation at Alden Library on April 18, 2014. During the presentation, students enrolled in Professor Klein's History of Mathematics course viewed some of the centuries-old math manuscripts that are stored in the library's Special Collections section. Photo by Lauren Pond

Dr. Robert Klein, Associate Professor of Mathematics, was elected to the Mathematical Association of America Congress as one of six “representatives at large,” representing Teacher Education for a three-year term. Klein is serving as Interim Associate Dean at Ohio University Lancaster. “The Mathematical Association of America is the largest professional […]

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July 27, 2017 at 1:19 pmNews

Living Through 1970 Closure, Campus Riots and Protests

Living Through 1970 Closure, Campus Riots and Protests

by Dave Gibson ’73 Bio: Dave Gibson graduated from Ohio University in 1973 and became a high school history teacher. For most of his career, he worked as an administrator for SOITA Learning Technologies in Oxford, Ohio. He received a master’s degree from Wright State University in 1981 and was […]

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July 26, 2017 at 10:08 amAlumni

Sony Offers Two Types of Faculty Research Awards

Sony wants Ohio University faculty researchers to know about the Sony Research Award Program. Two types of awards are offered: the Faculty Innovation Award and the Focused Research Award. The application window closes on Sept. 15. From the Sony website: “As part of one of the world’s most innovative and […]

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July 25, 2017 at 2:48 pmResearch

Career Corner | Athens Police Department Seeks Patrol Officer Applications

Career Corner | Athens Police Department Seeks Patrol Officer Applications

The City of Athens is seeking applicants for patrol officers. These are immediate opening, and the posting closes Aug. 15. From the city’s website: “The City of Athens is accepting applications for Patrol Officer to establish an eligibility list. The starting pay is $23.57 per hour, plus shift differential, education incentives […]

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July 25, 2017 at 2:20 pmNews

Wyatt and Students Present at Plant Biology 2017 in Honolulu

Dr. Sarah Wyatt and her lab group: Alex Meyers, Colin Kruse, Proma Basu, Anne Sternberger in Hawaii

Dr. Sarah Wyatt and members of her research group presented their research at Plant Biology 2017 at Honolulu from June 24-28. Wyatt is Professor of Environmental & Plant Biology and Director of the Interdisciplinary Molecular and Cellular Biology Program. Sternberger, Wyatt Gives Talk on Wikipedia in the Science Classroom Anne […]

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July 25, 2017 at 12:17 pmResearch

Career Corner | LabCorp Seeks Technician Customer Service Support Representative in Dublin

Career Corner | LabCorp Seeks Technician Customer Service Support Representative in Dublin

LabCorp is seeking a Technician Customer Service Support Representative in Dublin, OH. Description: LabCorp is seeking a customer service driven Technician (MLT) Customer Service Support Rep who acts as a technical reference within the Customer Service Department while functioning as a liaison between LabCorp and its accounts in response to inquiries. […]

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July 20, 2017 at 12:17 pmNews

Career Corner | Public Relations Intern Sought at Wayne National Forest

Photo Credit: Kyle Brooks

The Wayne National Forest is advertising an internship position that will provide exposure to the Forest Service and provide advance training in the application of outreach principles and practices. The intern will assist specialists in projects to become familiar with laws, policies, and regulations in the targeted specialized series. The […]

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July 20, 2017 at 8:33 amNews