Students in the News

National Geographic Quotes Biology Grad Student on Dinosaur Dizzy Problem

National Geographic Quotes Biology Grad Student on Dinosaur Dizzy Problem

National Geographic quotes Ohio University’s Ashley Morhardt, a doctoral student in Biological Sciences, in a story on “How Did Long-Necked Dinosaurs Drink Without Getting Dizzy?” Morhardt has been studying Dr. Larry Witmer’s anatomy lab for five years and will be graduating this summer. Many of us have gotten dizzy when […]

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February 24, 2015 at 3:18 pmIn the News Students in the News

Two Meteorology Students Interviewed about StormFest

Two Ohio University meteorology students who were WOWK interns were interviewed in a WBOY report as they were helping on StormFest, a partnership between California University of Pennsylvania and the Carniege Science Center, which provides students a hands-on earth science learning experiment. Jensen Hufnagel, StormFest 2015 chair said, “It’s basically […]

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February 10, 2015 at 7:31 pmIn the News Students in the News

Micah McCrary Publishes Missing Pieces Review, Interview with Eula Biss

Micah McCrary

Creative Writing graduate student Micah McCrary published two pieces recently. He is a doctoral student in the Creative Writing program at Ohio University. McCrary is a contributor to Bookslut and The Nervous Breakdown. His essays, reviews, and translations have appeared in the Los Angeles Review of Books, MAKE, Circumference, Identity […]

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February 8, 2015 at 10:51 pmResearch Students in the News

Athens News: History Student Running for City Council

History student C.J. Fogarty has announced he’s running for Athens City Council, reports the Athens News. A second Ohio University student has announced his intention to run as a Republican for an at-large Athens City Council seat this year. C.J. Fogarty, 19, announced Tuesday that he will seek to run […]

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January 29, 2015 at 10:33 amIn the News Students in the News

Corante Blogger: ‘NMR of a Mass Spec Species’

Blogger Derek Lowe writes about a journal article on “Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Structure Elucidation of Peptide b2 Ions” by Ohio University researchers Pengyuan Liu and Dr. Hao Chen of the Center for Intelligent Chemical Instrumentation, the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, and the Edison Institute of Biotechnology at Ohio University. […]

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Hla Works on ‘Instrument Set to Revolutionize Materials Characterization’

Dr. Saw-Wai Hla

Dr. Saw-Wai Hla, Professor of Physics at Ohio University, is part of a team of researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory, Ill., and Ohio University that has devised a powerful technique that simultaneously resolves the chemical characterization and topography of nanoscale materials down to the height […]

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Freaking Out About Graduating? Don’t. Says Senior

Erin McKelle

“In December, I’ll be graduating from Ohio University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Women and Gender Studies. I’m super excited to be leaving school and starting on the next chapter of my life,” writes Erin McKelle in a Huffington Post blog on “Freaking Out About Graduating? Don’t.” I’ve […]

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November 21, 2014 at 10:21 amIn the News Students in the News