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Writers Harvest | Local Authors & Food Drive, Nov. 9

Writers Harvest | Local Authors & Food Drive, Nov. 9

This year’s Writers Harvest reading, an annual event presented by the Ohio University Creative Writing program, will host three local writers for an evening of literary nourishment. The event—part of a nation-wide reading series—benefits hunger relief efforts in the region, with all proceeds going to Hocking Athens Perry Community Action’s […]

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October 20, 2017 at 5:50 pmNews

Today’s Nat’l Security Landscape

Today’s Nat’l Security Landscape

The Contemporary History Institute welcomes Karen J. Greenberg, Director of the Center on National Security, and a noted expert on national security, terrorism, and civil liberties, on Thursday, Nov. 2, at 4:30 pm in Baker 242. She will be speaking on “Today’s National Security Landscape: The Evolving Legacy of Terrorism.” What […]

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October 20, 2017 at 2:54 pmNews

Dr. Naomi Murakawa | An Open Letter to the Baker Seventy

Dr. Naomi Murakawa | An Open Letter to the Baker Seventy

This is the text of Ohio University’s 2017 Constitution Day Lecture, delivered by Dr. Naomi Murakawa on September 28, 2017 at the Athena Theater in Athens, Ohio. Dr. Murakawa is Associate Professor of African American Studies at Princeton University. An Open Letter to the Baker Seventy Naomi Murakawa On the […]

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October 20, 2017 at 2:23 pmNews

Sociology Alum Enjoys Role as Assistant Director of Admissions

Jacklyn Hockenberry Callihan

Jacklyn (Hockenberry) Callihan ’17M is the Assistant Director of Admissions at Washington State Community College (WSCC) in Marietta, Ohio.During admission appointments, she works with traditional and nontraditional students to help them through the enrollment process and provide them with the information they will need to be successful. She also travels […]

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October 20, 2017 at 1:54 pmAlumni News

Plant Biology Graduate Guiding Students as Paleobotany Career Blooms

Indiana Jones: Surveying the geology of the Cretaceous Cloverly Formation in Wyoming (photo credit: Peter Wilf)

By MC Tilton, PACE Writer   Nathan Jud has only increased his momentum in the paleobotany world since graduating with his BS in Environmental and Plant Biology in 2007. After completing his PhD from the University of Maryland’s Program in Behavior Ecology Evolution and Systematics, he is now pursuing post-doctoral […]

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October 20, 2017 at 10:13 amAlumni News

Spring 2018 | History Announces 4 New Courses

Spring 2018 | History Announces 4 New Courses

The History Department at Ohio University announces two new courses that are being offered for the first time in Spring 2018. HIST 2950 The Calamitous Fourteenth Century: Famine, Plague, War, Rebellion Description: The purpose of this course is to introduce students to the methods and sources used in the study of history. Students […]

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October 20, 2017 at 9:49 amIn Class News

OHIO Archaeological Field School Store is Open

OHIO Archaeological Field School coasters. Photo courtesy of Kailee Slusser.

More than 30 years ago, Dr. Elliot Abrams founded the OHIO Archaeological Field School. The program since has excavated almost two dozen archaeological sites, trained 345 undergraduate students in archaeological methods and preservation, and made significant contributions to our understanding of the prehistoric past. The Field School in OHIO Archaeology Affinity […]

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October 19, 2017 at 12:14 pmAnnouncements News