Archive for September, 2017

Alum Featured in Cover Story on How Halal Food Is Adapting to America

Yvonne Maffei

Ohio University alum Yvonne Maffei ’97, ’00M is The Kitchn cover story in an article headlined “This Wildly Popular Blogger Shows How Halal Food Is Adapting to America.” Connect with her on LinkedIn. Maffei, who lives in greater Chicago, is the author of the popular blog-turned cookbook, My Halal Hitchen. […]

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September 30, 2017 at 9:37 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alum is EVP and General Counsel at Euronet Worldwide

Jeffrey B. Newman

Ohio University alum Jeffrey B. Newman ’76 is Executive Vice President and General Counsel at Euronet Worldwide. Connect with him on LinkedIn. Newman earned his bachelor’s in Political Science and French from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University, followed by his J.D. at the Ohio State University […]

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September 30, 2017 at 9:01 amAlumni

Math Alum Heads IT at Hanweck Associates in New York

Svetlana Kachintseva

Ohio University alum Svetlana Kachintseva ’95M.S. is Director of Technology Infrastructure at Hanweck Associates LLC in greater New York City. Connect with her on LinkedIn. Kachintseva earned an M.S. in Mathematics from the College of Arts & Sciences. “Hanweck is the leading provider of risk analytics as-a-service with our real-time, […]

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September 30, 2017 at 8:46 amAlumni

Of Nail Polish and Dynamite: Chemistry Undergrads Develop Science Communication Skills

Chemistry-biochemistry major Shanan Ashton presents an infographic at the Science Communication & Public Engagement workshop event.

Over the summer, students in Chemistry & Biochemistry’s Summer Undergraduate Research program participated in a Science Communication and Public Engagement workshop. For the culminating experience, students designed and presented an infographic about molecules in everyday life for a general audience. Some students highlighted surprising molecular similarities between nail polish & […]

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September 29, 2017 at 2:48 pmIn Class News

Biological Sciences Launches Career Initiative to Support Graduate Students

Biological Sciences Launches Career Initiative to Support Graduate Students

The Biological Sciences graduate program launched a new initiative this year to help students develop practical, career-building skills. On Oct. 9, the department hosts Jennifer Murphy, assistant dean of Career Management and Student Success from the OHIO College of Business. Her lecture is titled, “Managing your network and career.” Murphy’s […]

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September 29, 2017 at 11:55 amAlumni News

A&S Global | Learn Critical Foreign Languages on a Fully Funded Study Abroad Program

Tetyana Dovbnya

by Tetyana Dovbnya International Student Advising Specialist / Academic Advisor We are pleased to welcome American students to apply for the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) program to learn critical foreign languages next summer on a fully funded study abroad program. The CLS program is an intensive overseas language and cultural […]

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September 29, 2017 at 10:58 amAnnouncements

Sociology-Criminology – History Alum Starts as Bowling Green Faculty

Dr. John Boman

After graduating from the College of Arts and Sciences at Ohio University with a B.A. in Sociology-Criminology and B.A. in History, John Boman ’07 followed the advice of Tom Vander Ven, Professor of Sociology, and attended graduate school to pursue a Ph.D. in Criminology at the University of Florida. After […]

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September 29, 2017 at 9:51 amAlumni