Alumni

Sociology Alum Enjoys Role as Assistant Director of Admissions

Jacklyn Hockenberry Callihan

Jacklyn (Hockenberry) Callihan ’17M is the Assistant Director of Admissions at Washington State Community College (WSCC) in Marietta, Ohio.During admission appointments, she works with traditional and nontraditional students to help them through the enrollment process and provide them with the information they will need to be successful. She also travels […]

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October 20, 2017 at 1:54 pmAlumni News

Bring OUr Alumni Back | Former Student Offers Career Insight

Bring OUr Alumni Back | Former Student Offers Career Insight

By Amanda Biederman NQPI editorial intern Twelve years after earning his Ph.D. from the department of Physics and Astronomy under the direction of NQPI member Arthur Smith, Costel Constantin returned to Athens to share experiences and insight with current Nanoscale and Quantum Phenomena Institute students. Constantin’s lunch meeting was the […]

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October 20, 2017 at 11:23 amAlumni Events Research

Plant Biology Graduate Guiding Students as Paleobotany Career Blooms

Indiana Jones: Surveying the geology of the Cretaceous Cloverly Formation in Wyoming (photo credit: Peter Wilf)

By MC Tilton, PACE Writer   Nathan Jud has only increased his momentum in the paleobotany world since graduating with his BS in Environmental and Plant Biology in 2007. After completing his PhD from the University of Maryland’s Program in Behavior Ecology Evolution and Systematics, he is now pursuing post-doctoral […]

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October 20, 2017 at 10:13 amAlumni News

Sociology-Criminology Alum is Juvenile Probation Officer

Tara (Smith) Brewster

Tara (Smith) Brewster ’15 is a Juvenile Probation Officer/I-VE Case Manager with the Fairfield County Juvenile Court. After graduating from the College of Arts and Sciences with a B.A. in Sociology-Criminology, Brewster worked at the Athens County Sheriff’s Office as a 911 dispatcher. From there, she moved on to helping […]

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October 19, 2017 at 10:18 amAlumni

Distinguished Professor’s Legacy Inspires Alumni, Students

Stacy Welker, first Cohn Fellow, discusses her research at the Cohn Symposium, Sept. 22.

By Jackie Osborne From Compass How does one make an impact? How does one leave a legacy? By being a distinguished and inspirational professor, mentor and friend. The late Professor Emeritus Norman Cohn was such a man. Cohn received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania, a master’s from […]

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October 17, 2017 at 11:33 amAlumni News

Sociology Alum is Communications Coordinator for Food and Farm Association

Lauren Ketcham

Since 2009, Lauren Ketcham ’03 has been the Communications Coordinator at the Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association in Columbus, Ohio. OEFFA is a nonprofit organization and organic certification agency committed to promoting and supporting sustainable agriculture. In this role, she writes, edits, and designs OEFFA’s print publications, including their […]

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October 12, 2017 at 3:21 pmAlumni

Psychology & Sociology-Criminology Alum is ‘Drug Court’ Case Manager

Carly McGinnis

After graduating from Ohio University with her B.A. in Psychology and Sociology-Criminology from the College of Arts and Sciences, Carly McGinnis ’14 earned Masters in Global Security & Intelligence at Point Park University. Soon after graduating, she felt like something was missing and was unsure if she wanted to pursue […]

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October 12, 2017 at 9:18 amAlumni