Alumni

Political Science Alum Named Assistant Principal in Illinois

Ohio University alum Tracy Griffin Langlais ’07 was appointed Assistant Principal in Schaumburg, IL, the July 25 Daily Herald reports. Langlais earned a B.A. in Political Science-Public Administration from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. “The District 54 School Board appointed the new assistant principal at Aldrin […]

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July 27, 2014 at 4:18 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

English Alum Writes About Plastic in the Geologic Record

Kathryn Potraz ’13, an editorial intern at Sierra, writes about “Plastic Permanence: Our litter is now part of the geologic record.” Potraz earned two degrees from Ohio University, a B.A. in English from the College of Arts & Sciences and a B.S.J. in Journalism. She is a also a graphic designer […]

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July 27, 2014 at 4:05 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Marietta Times: Philosophy Alum Dies at 87

William Edward English, 87, of Marietta, died Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Cleveland Clinic, according to a July 26 Marietta Times obituary. “Dr. English had received his Ph.D. in Philosophy from Ohio University. He had worked as an assistant superintendent for Marietta City Schools and had been Educational Management Consultant […]

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July 27, 2014 at 3:50 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

‘Morgan, Morgan, Morgan — Are You There?’

‘Morgan, Morgan, Morgan — Are You There?’

By Morgan Chaney ’10 Anthropology alum studying capuchin monkeys in Costa Rica “Morgan, Morgan, Morgan — are you there?” My radio’s staticky transmission cuts the serenity of the forest like a buzzsaw, startling me out of a meditative hike as I search for my troop. It’s been around seven hours since […]

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July 10, 2014 at 6:41 pmAlumni

Physics Alum To Give Wigner Lecture at Oak Ridge National Laboratories

Ohio University alum Dr. Venkatraman Ramakrishnan ’76PhD, who won a Nobel Prize in 2009, will give the Eugene P. Wigner Distinguished Lecture at Oak Ridge National Laboratories on July 28. Ramakrishnan earned a Ph.D. in Physics from Ohio University. Dr. Ramakrishnan is the joint head of the structural studies division […]

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July 10, 2014 at 8:50 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Math, Biology & History Alumni Named 2014 Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellows

Math, Biology & History Alumni Named 2014 Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellows

Four Ohio University recent graduates—three of them from the College of Arts & Sciences—have been named 2014 Woodrow Wilson Ohio Teaching Fellows. The Woodrow Wilson Ohio Teaching Fellowship seeks to attract talented, committed individuals with backgrounds in the STEM fields—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—into teaching in high-need Ohio secondary schools. […]

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July 1, 2014 at 9:20 amAlumni News

Sociology Alum Publishes Book, Has Movie in Production

A Ohio University alum Mary Kay Slesinger Rich ’58, ’62M authored a new book on You’re It: How to enjoy a successful life through creative attitudes. She also has a movie in production, My Dream Beside Me. She earned a bachelor’s in Sociology from the College of Arts &  Sciences […]

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June 25, 2014 at 9:29 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News