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CLJC Case File: U.S. Supreme Court reinstates Ohio voting restrictions

From the Desk of the Pre-Law Specialist, Larry Hayman On the eve of the beginning of early voting in Ohio, the U.S. Supreme Court has stepped in and reinstated early voting restrictions passed by the Ohio General Assembly, but deemed likely unconstitutional by a U.S. District Court and U.S. Court […]

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September 29, 2014 at 4:55 pmNews

Five A&S Professors Recognized as Ohio University Presidential Teachers

Five A&S Professors Recognized as Ohio University Presidential Teachers

By Gretchen Gregor Excerpted from Compass Five College of Arts & Sciences Professors were honored Sept. 23 as recipients of the Presidential Teacher Award, which recognizes full-time tenured faculty who consistently inspire students and colleagues through academic excellence inside and outside the classroom.as recipients of the Presidential Teacher Award, which […]

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September 29, 2014 at 9:07 amNews

Study Abroad Opportunities for Spring 2015 Deadlines Near

Spring Break 2013 in Northern Ireland

Deadlines are nearing for study abroad opportunities for Spring 2015. No plans for spring break 2015? How about spending a week overseas? The following programs are accepting applications until early October: Eternal Rome: Piety and Power For more information, contact Dr. Jaclyn Maxwell, Associate Professor of History with a joint […]

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September 25, 2014 at 9:15 pmAnnouncements News

Post-Secondary Student Gains Research Experience in Physics

Frazier Baker, while a student at Ohio University Zanesville, shows his work to his mentor, Dr. Gabriela Popa, assistant professor of physics at the Zanesville campus.

By Chris Shaw From Compass Dr. Gabriela Popa, Assistant Professor of Physics at the Ohio University Zanesville campus. encourages her students to take the classroom experience and build on the knowledge gained through research opportunities at the students’ comfort level. Frazier Baker, a 2014 Tri-Valley High School graduate under the […]

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September 25, 2014 at 9:51 amNews

Theme Launches ‘Knowing What We Know’ Course in Spring

Theme Launches ‘Knowing What We Know’ Course in Spring

The Knowing the Future theme launches a new course on “Knowing What We Know” in Spring 2015. “The theme includes a broad range of classes that teach and discuss the tools that are used to make predictions in disciplines from Mathematics to Population Biology to History,” says theme leader Dr. Daniel Phillips, […]

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September 25, 2014 at 9:34 amNews

Students Gather at Athena for Discussion about Ferguson

Dr. Debra Thompson at Ferguson Forum

By Erica King Ohio University students filled the Athena theater on Thursday, Sept. 11, to hear faculty members from the Center for Law, Justice and Culture talk about recent events in Ferguson, MO. Dr. Patricia Gunn, Associate Professor of African American Studies; Dr. Kelly Faust, Assistant Professor of Sociology-Criminology; and […]

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September 18, 2014 at 4:00 pmNews

Introduction to Sustainability Course Begins Spring 2015

Introduction to Sustainability Course Begins Spring 2015

The Sustainability Studies theme is offering a new course—CAS 1415: Introduction to Sustainability—in Spring 2015. This multidisciplinary course introduces students to sustainability concepts, issues, and trends from the local to the global levels. Students will investigate the interrelationships between biophysical limits, human welfare, and social justice by analyzing several major […]

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September 17, 2014 at 11:35 pmNews