Alumni in the News

New Position at USDA for PBIO Graduate

Dr. Melanie Schori

Melanie Schori (PhD 2010) has accepted a position at the United States Department of Agriculture. She is working as a botanist with the National Germplasm Research Laboratory, which is part of the Agricultural Research Service.  Schori works to help sustain a subset of that service, called the Germplasm Resources Information […]

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April 20, 2017 at 8:06 amAlumni Alumni in the News

Geology Alum Joins Technical Board of Viscount Mining

Ohio University alum James P. Robinson ’76 joins the technical board of Viscount Mining. Robinson earned a B.S. in Geological Sciences from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – April 18, 2017) – Viscount Mining Corp. is pleased to announce that geologist James P. […]

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April 19, 2017 at 12:37 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alum Named VP of Government Affairs, Strategic External Communications at COTA

Laura Koprowski

Ohio University alum Laura Koprowski ’93 is the new vice president of government affairs and strategic external communications at the Central Ohio Transit Authority, reports Mass Transit magazine. Connect with her on LinkedIn. Koprowski earned a B.A. in Political Science from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. […]

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April 13, 2017 at 10:55 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Biology Alum Talks about Environmental Health and Human Health

Dr. Steven Kolmes

Blogger Paul Louis Metzger interviewed Ohio Univeristy alum Steven A. Kolmes ’76 in an article headlined “Clearing Up the Smog: An Interview with an Environmental Scientist on Comprehensive Health.” Kolmes earned a B.S. in Biological Sciences from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. In view of the […]

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April 3, 2017 at 12:05 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the 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

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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Dispatch: RateBeer names Jackie O’s Ohio’s Top Brewery

“Athens might just be the center of craft beer in Ohio,” reports the Columbus Dispatch in an article headlined “RateBeer names Jackie O’s Ohio’s top brewery.” Jackie O’s is owned by Ohio University alum Art Oestrike, who earned a B.A. in Russian and an M.A. in Linguistics from the College […]

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