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What its like to be a Wayne National Forest Wildlife Intern

What its like to be a Wayne National Forest Wildlife Intern

When you say a National Forest, most people envision large Oaks or even Maples who’s tree tops block out the sun while your meandering down a hiking or biking trail. When someone says you work with wildlife, most think if the “cute-fuzzy-lovable” wildlife like Bears, Bobcats, Wolves, etc. But when […]

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May 19, 2017 at 2:28 pmNews

Free Summer Law Program for High School Students; Apply Now

Students of OHIO's Summer Law and Trial Institute with Judge McCarthy

High school students can apply now for a free Summer Law & Trial Institute offered at Ohio University from July 9-21, 2017. The Summer Law & Trial Institute is a 12-day immersive residential program that aims to increase understanding of the law and its possibilities among Ohio high school students […]

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May 19, 2017 at 8:26 amNews

Brewing and Brewing Science Short Course, July 13-18

Brewing and Brewing Science Short Course, July 13-18

  Ohio University is offering a brewing short course July 13-18, 2017, which coincides with the start of Ohio Brew Week. This non-credit course provides amateur beer enthusiasts with a working knowledge of the brewing process and brewing science fundamentals. The course includes morning lectures, afternoon brewing demonstrations and practical […]

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May 17, 2017 at 2:40 pmEvents News

Career Corner | Summer Is Good Time for Grad Students to Use Career Services

Kacey Schaum

By Kacey Schaum Assistant Director of the Career and Leadership Development Center for the College of Arts and Sciences Are you a graduate student in Athens for the summer? With the majority of undergraduate students away from campus, it is a slower time for us in the Career and Leadership […]

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May 17, 2017 at 11:28 amNews

Vis Gets NSF OPUS Grant for Book on Freshwater Red Algae

Vis examining a freshwater red algae find

Dr. Morgan Vis, Professor and Chair of Environmental & Plant Biology, received an NSF Opportunities for Promoting Understanding through Synthesis (OPUS) award of $136,617 for her research on “OPUS: Synthesizing systematic research of freshwater red algae.”  Vis has been researching the systematics, biogeography and ecology of these algae for more […]

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May 16, 2017 at 9:14 amNews Research

Edwards Accelerator Lab Hosts ‘Discovery and Wonder’ Event

Dr. Thomas Massey prepares the cloud chamber

Nuclear physicists at Ohio University’s Edwards Accelerator Laboratory  welcomed the public to an open house event recently as part of “Obscura Day,” an annual celebration hosted by Atlas Obscura, a collaborative organization founded in 2009 and based in New York City. The web-based atlas of destination stories, hosted events, and […]

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May 15, 2017 at 4:49 pmNews

Math’s Savin Breaks Through Boundaries

Tatiana Savin (right) and Lanre Akinyemi model crystal growth using mathematics.

By Amanda Biederman NQPI editorial intern Dr. Tatiana Savin, Associate Professor of Mathematics and Nanoscale & Quantum Phenomena Institute member at Ohio University,  is utilizing her unique expertise to address physical problems using mathematical tools. In a paper accepted for publication in Contemporary Mathematics in collaboration with Israel Institute of […]

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May 14, 2017 at 9:24 pmNews Research