Alumni

Happy Beginnings | As Probation Officer, Alum Works to Understand Offenders

Samantha Szenay Light

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Samantha (Szenay) Light ’14 is an Adult Probation and Parole Officer for Lebanon County Probation Services in Lebanon County, PA, where she has been working since […]

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September 12, 2017 at 9:03 amAlumni

In Memory of Adrienne Gavula (1982-2017)

Adrienne Gavula

By Dr. Haley Duschinski Director of the Center for Law, Justice & Culture at Ohio University It is with extremely heavy hearts that we say goodbye to our dear friend and colleague Adrienne Gavula (1982-2017). Adrienne was a fearless warrior for civil liberties and social justice and a friend to […]

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September 6, 2017 at 12:07 pmAlumni News

Sociology Alum Never Imagined Consulting for CDC and WHO

Beth Kilgore

Elizabeth Kilgore’s education from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University led her into a career she never imagined when she was a student. Kilgore ’96 ’02M is an expert in Public Health Communications and consults for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the World Health Organization […]

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September 5, 2017 at 1:21 pmAlumni

Law Center Seeking Alumni for Pre-Law Days, Nov. 2-3

2016 Pre-Law Day guest attendees

Ohio University’s Center for Law Justice & Culture announces its annual Pre-Law Days on Nov. 2-3, 2017. The CLJC is inviting interested Ohio University alumni attorneys to participate in this event. The program begins with a keynote address on Nov. 2 at 5 p.m. in Baker Theater from distinguished Ohio […]

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September 5, 2017 at 10:44 amAlumni Announcements

Happy Beginnings | Alum Enjoys Start to Career in Criminal Justice

Happy Beginnings | Alum Enjoys Start to Career in Criminal Justice

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Erin (Varga) Spicuzza ’13 got her start in criminal justice working for Allegheny County Pretrial Services in downtown Pittsburgh, where she’s been since June 2014. Spicuzza […]

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September 1, 2017 at 2:00 pmAlumni

Alumni, Rothwell Featured on Cover of International Journal of Plant Sciences

Brian Atkinson

Research by Ohio University alumni Brian Atkinson ’12 and Dr. Ruth Stockey ’74 along with Dr. Gar Rothwell was featured on the cover of the September 2017 issue of International Journal of Plant Sciences. Their article is titled “The early phylogenetic diversification of Cornales: permineralized cornalean fruits from the Campanian […]

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September 1, 2017 at 12:40 pmAlumni Research

Terman, Welser, Anderson Present on Appalachia at Annual Meeting

Terman, Welser, Anderson Present on Appalachia at Annual Meeting

Dr. Rachel Terman, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Ohio University, presented “Obstacles and Opportunities in Appalachia” with colleagues Dr. Ted Welser, Associate Professor of Sociology, Dr. Cynthia Anderson, Professor of Sociology, and alum Jacklyn Hockenberry ’17 M.A. Sociology, at the 80th Annual Meeting of the Rural Sociological Society in July. […]

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August 31, 2017 at 1:53 pmAlumni Research