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Krzic Elected Incoming President of Intensive English Programs Consortium

Jerry Krzic at dinner for Korean President.

Gerry Krzic has been elected the incoming President of the University and College Intensive English Programs (UCIEP) consortium.  Krzic is Director of the Ohio Program of Intensive English, known as OPIE, a unit within the Department of Linguistics. UCIEP is an independent consortium of university and college-administered intensive English programs in […]

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October 30, 2014 at 6:44 pmNews

Jarvis to Become Executive Director of Language Learning

Dr. Scott Jarvis

After serving as Associate Editor for Language Learning for several years, Dr. Scott Jarvis, Professor of Linguistics, was elected to the journal’s Board of Directors in April 2011. Since then, he has been serving as the Associate Executive Director for the journal, and is set to become the new Executive […]

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October 29, 2014 at 8:58 amNews

Student Helps Law Firm Determine Mineral Rights During Summer Internship

Alena Klimas

Because of the recent drilling boom, property owners may find it important to understand the status of their own interests in the minerals beneath their homes. Ohio University student Alena Klimas recently had the opportunity to work with a law firm that seeks to determine historical lines of ownership in […]

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October 29, 2014 at 8:00 amNews

Career Corner: Strategies Course for Psychology Majors

Jessie Carter

By Jessie Carter Assistant Director, Career & Leadership Development Center for the College of Arts & Sciences Attention Psychology Seniors! Are you graduating at the end of this year and are in the market to secure a job? Consider adding Career Strategies for Psychology Majors (PSY4930, Section 129) to your schedule. […]

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October 28, 2014 at 2:45 pmNews

Weekly Advising Tip: Use Schedule Planner Tool to Plan Spring 2015

Sara Berens

By Sara Berens College of Arts & Sciences Academic Adviser Hello Arts & Sciences students! As you are beginning to register for classes, keep in mind that there are a lot of tools that can be utilized to help you plan out your schedule. One of them, “Schedule Planner,” is located right […]

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October 28, 2014 at 8:37 amNews

OPIE Holds Pumpkin Carving Contest

OPIE Holds Pumpkin Carving Contest

News from OPIE Ohio Program of Intensive English Workshop “Navigating the University Landscape: A Roadmap” was successfully held on Oct. 15 for undergraduate students at the advanced and pre-academic levels of OPIE. The goal of the workshop was to make students’ transition from OPIE to the major fields of study at […]

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October 27, 2014 at 4:02 pmNews

Gierlowski-Kordesch Leads Argentine Workshop on Lake Basin Types & Their Faunas

Gierlowski-Kordesch Leads Argentine Workshop on Lake Basin Types & Their Faunas

By Elizabeth Gierlowski-­Kordesch Argentina Blog, Oct. 15, 2014 Over 900 paleontologists gathered at the Sheraton Hotel in Mendoza for a week-long gala of talks, discussions, short courses, workshops, field trips, and poster sessions. I am a sedimentologist (studying sediments and sedimentary rocks), but fossils are found in sedimentary rocks and […]

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October 27, 2014 at 1:55 pmNews