Archive for November, 2017

Career Corner | National Forests Seek Temporary Employees for Summer 2018

Career Corner | National Forests Seek Temporary Employees for Summer 2018

The National Forests of the Eastern Region are seeking qualified applicants to fill multiple temporary, full-time positions for the 2018 summer season.  To apply for any of these positions, visit Vacancy announcements will be posted to USAJobs on December 1, 2017, and will remain open through December 7, 2017.  […]

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November 15, 2017 at 5:18 pmAnnouncements News

Spring 2018 | New Linguistics Courses: Studies in Forensics and World Englishes

Sinae Lee

The Linguistics Department announces two new courses offered in the Spring 2018 semester. LING 3880 (Course #12968) – Special Topics – Forensic Linguistics Description:  This course surveys the broad field of forensic linguistics. Topics include the language of police and suspects (e.g. the language of “consensual” searches, interrogations, confessions, advising […]

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November 15, 2017 at 4:48 pmIn Class News

Career Corner | Nestle Seeks Spring Interns in Microbiology and Chemistry

Nestlé Food Safety in Action: The Quality Assurance Center Microbiology Lab
Food safety tests being conducted in the General Microbiology Lab at the Nestlé Quality Assurance Center in Dublin, OH. The lab processes approximately 2200 tests per week on environment samples, raw ingredients and finished Nestlé products. Photo by Jay LaPrete/AP

Nestle Quality Assurance, based in Dublin, OH, is seeking spring interns in microbiology and chemistry. The start date for the internships is Jan. 15, with interns working about 20 hours a week for 12 weeks. Weekend shifts are available. Apply now at the internship links below. The posting also are […]

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November 15, 2017 at 3:55 pmNews

Modern Languages Hosts Successful Study Abroad Event, Names Photo Contest Winners

"Izamal" by Max Annable (Merida, Mexico, 2016)

The Modern Languages Department celebrated International Education Week on Nov. 14 with “Oh, the Places You’ll Go! Making the Most of Study Abroad with Modern Languages.” The evening was an enjoyable homecoming for students who recently returned from languages programs in places as diverse as Salzburg, Cuenca, Italy, France, Mexico, Moscow and Toledo. They shared their memories […]

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November 15, 2017 at 3:53 pmNews

Alum, Professor Predict Ways to Better Manipulate Electrons in Graphene

Drs. Mahmoud Asmar and Sergio Ulloa

Two physicists predict that electronic currents of graphene can be split into two parts, thereby allowing scientists to manipulate the properties of graphene in new ways. Ohio University alum Dr. Mahmoud Asmar (Physics PhD ’15), and Dr. Sergio Ulloa, Professor of Physics & Astronomy, and a member of OHIO’s Nanoscale […]

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November 15, 2017 at 2:44 pmResearch

OHIO Hosts Herpetology Symposium, Featuring Student Researchers

OHIO Hosts Herpetology Symposium, Featuring Student Researchers

  Seven years ago, then-graduate student Vincent Farallo organized a symposium composed of Ohio University and John Carroll University undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty. The aim of the symposium was to bring together everyone interested in the biology of amphibians and reptiles, a field of biology known as “herpetology.” The seventh […]

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November 15, 2017 at 1:30 pmResearch

OHIO Alumni and Friends Share Legal Insight at Pre-Law Days

Kate McGarvey delivers Pre-Law Day keynote.

Twenty-one alumni and friends returned to Ohio University on Nov. 2-3 to share their law-related experiences and knowledge with current students at Ohio University’s 2017 Pre-Law Days. The event began in Baker Theater with keynote a address by Columbus Legal Aid Society Director and OHIO alum Kate McGarvey. McGarvey, who […]

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November 15, 2017 at 11:10 amNews