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Wisland Publishes Essay on AIDS Crisis, Father’s Life

Wisland Publishes Essay on AIDS Crisis, Father’s Life

by Kristin M. Distel “This is the story of one of the longest-surviving HIV-positive men in the United States, a story irrevocably intertwined with my own,” says Kirk Wisland, doctoral candidate in creative writing. Wisland has published an essay in the latest issue of Proximity Magazine. The essay, “Inheritance,” chronicles […]

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April 18, 2017 at 3:36 pmIn the News Research Students in the News

Pretorius Wins Literary Prize and OHIO Fellowship

Pretorius Wins Literary Prize and OHIO Fellowship

by Kristin M. Distel Michelle Pretorius, doctoral student in fiction, has won a Friends of American Writers literary prize for her debut novel, ‘The Monster’s Daughter.’ “It Was Hard to Believe This Is a First Book” “Our reading committee was blown away by the book,” says Tammie Bob, literature awards […]

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April 5, 2017 at 10:48 amNews Students in the News

Senior Teaches Hands-On Sciences, Finds Adventure in Alaska

Senior Teaches Hands-On Sciences, Finds Adventure in Alaska

by Kristin M. Distel “My internship taught me about my skills and interests, and it took me outside of my familiar environment in Ohio,” says Danielle Butts, a senior in Wildlife and Conservation Biology, who spent summer of 2016 completing an exciting internship at Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge in Kodiak, […]

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March 28, 2017 at 6:59 pmIn Class News Students 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

World Religion, Biology Major Awarded Medical Center Scholarship

The Stein-Firelands Regional Medical Center’s Medical Staff Scholarship program awarded “a $2,000 scholarship to a child or spouse of two Firelands Regional Medical Center, Medical Staff employees. This scholarship program was developed in 2009 and is given on behalf of and in honor of the many contributions the Medical Staff […]

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January 2, 2017 at 11:29 amIn the News Students in the News