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Sociology-Journalism Alumna Receives Visionary Award and Publishes Third e-Book

Sociology-Journalism Alumna Receives Visionary Award and Publishes Third e-Book

Sydney Epps graduated in 2012 with her B.A. in Sociology from the College of Arts and Sciences and B.S. in Journalism Broadcast News from the E.W. Scripps School Journalism at Ohio University. She has been working at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Arizona for two years and really enjoys the northern […]

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June 29, 2016 at 3:21 pmNews

Minutes of the Rural Women’s Studies Association (RWSA) Meeting, 2016

Welcome and introductions.  Gathered name, affiliation, e-mail addresses for ongoing communications. Website Reminded everyone about the Facebook page, with thanks to Cindy Prescott. Sara Egge will be working on other social media projects. Bert Way introduced himself as the incoming editor of Ag History.  He will be on board January […]

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June 29, 2016 at 12:03 pmNews

Five Arts & Sciences Faculty Working on Innovation Strategy Teams Awarded $4 million

Five Arts & Sciences Faculty Working on Innovation Strategy Teams Awarded $4 million

Five College of Arts & Sciences faculty are working on four Ohio University Innovation Strategy teams awarded $4 million for new research and teaching initiatives focused on the shale industry, osteoporosis diagnosis, immersive media and instructional innovation. “The four teams selected for major funding awards this winter advanced truly innovative […]

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June 24, 2016 at 1:13 pmNews

Tech Savvy Provides Contact Point for Local Girls Interested in STEM

Parents and schoolgirls register for Tech Savvy 2016.

More than 90 girls and 45 parents attended the third annual Tech Savvy event May 14 at Ohio University. Tech Savvy is designed to help girls in grades six through nine become interested in pursuing careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Attendees came from both public schools and homeschools […]

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June 23, 2016 at 2:16 pmNews

Junior Finds ‘Perfect Fit’ in Russian, Global Studies, and War & Peace

Delaney Dixon in the Tetons

For rising junior Delaney Dixon, Russian, Global Studies, and War and Peace Studies are “a perfect fit.” “When I came to OHIO, I had planned to major in Political Science and International Relations. When I learned about Global Studies and the War and Peace theme at the Majors Fair, though, […]

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June 23, 2016 at 1:52 pmAlumni News

Psychology Grad Accepts Visiting Position at College of William and Mary

Jiuqing "Joe" Cheng

Ohio University alum Jiuqing Cheng ’16Ph.D. has accepted a position as a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at the College of William and Mary in Virginia. Cheng earned his Ph.D. in Psychology in May. He previously earned an M.S. from the Institute of Psychology at the Chinese […]

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June 22, 2016 at 6:43 pmAlumni News

Physicists Seek to Improve Radiation Detectors to Enhance Nuclear Security

Physicists Seek to Improve Radiation Detectors to Enhance Nuclear Security

By Jean Andrews Physics & Astronomy Nuclear engineers from the University of Florida recently convened at Ohio University’s Edwards Accelerator Lab for two weeks to conduct experiments on neutron detector characterization—and to help meet the challenge of improving the safety of storing spent nuclear fuel. Lead researchers are Dr. Andreas […]

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June 22, 2016 at 12:30 pmNews