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Lit Fest | Gerald Early and Artifacts of the American Imagination

Lit Fest | Gerald Early and Artifacts of the American Imagination

The 2017 Spring Literary Festival welcomes author Gerald Early for a reading in Walter Hall on Thursday, April 6, at 7:30 p.m.,  and a noon lecture Friday, April 7, in Alden Library. By Tom Tiberio Graduate student pursuing a master’s in Creative Writing: Nonfiction Gerald Early would prefer that you didn’t call him an expert […]

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March 24, 2017 at 3:24 pmEvents In the News News

Linguistics Alum | Remembering Darrell Verlin Brown ’78M

Darrell Verlin Brown

Ohio University alum Darrell Verlin Brown ’78M “died March 5 following a lengthy illness of heart disease, Lewy Body Dementia, Parkinson’s, and Agent Orange,” reports the KingsPort (TN) Times News. Brown earned an M.A. in Linguistics from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. “Darrell attended Cleveland Elementary […]

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March 13, 2017 at 9:42 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Graduate Student’s Embroidery Appears in Digital Quilt Publication

Graduate Student’s Embroidery Appears in Digital Quilt Publication

by Kristin M. Distel Sarah Minor, doctoral student in creative writing, contributed a quilt square to a project called Unstitched States, a digital collection of artwork and squares that, as Minor explains, “Each have their own message.” The quilt features the work of writers and artists from all over the […]

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March 11, 2017 at 5:45 pmStudents in the News

González-Vallejo Gives Talk at the University of Chicago

González-Vallejo Gives Talk at the University of Chicago

by Kristin M. Distel On February 21, Claudia González-Vallejo, Associate Professor of Psychology, gave a talk entitled “Understanding Nutrition Judgments of Packaged Foods” at the University of Chicago. González-Vallejo was invited to speak as part of the Booth School of Business’s Winter 2017 Marketing Workshop. The presentation grew out of […]

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Student’s Internship Leads to Job with Big Four Company

Student’s Internship Leads to Job with Big Four Company

by Kristin M. Distel Hannah Clouser, a senior studying actuarial science, completed a summer internship with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in New York City and has been offered a full-time position with the firm. Clouser, whose interest in actuarial science focuses on calculating risk for corporations, will begin working full-time for PwC […]

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March 2, 2017 at 8:37 amStudents in the News

Good Call Quotes Vedder on Student Fees: Unnecessary or Essential?

Dr. Richard Vedder

Good Call’s Terri Williams quotes Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor of Economics Emeritus at Ohio University and Director of the Center for College Affordability and Productivity, in an article headlined “College Student Fees: Unnecessary or Essential?” The cost of college has reached shockingly, appallingly, disturbingly high levels, and there are no […]

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February 23, 2017 at 2:49 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Good Call Quotes Vedder on College Money-Back Guarantees

Dr. Richard Vedder

Good Call’s Terri Williams quotes Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor of Economics Emeritus at Ohio University and Director of the Center for College Affordability and Productivity, in an article headlined “Should Colleges Provide Money-Back Guarantees?” Schools that choose to offer money-back guarantees will undoubtedly be more popular among cost-conscious students, and […]

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February 23, 2017 at 2:40 pmFaculty in the News In the News