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Graduate College Announces 2012-13 Named Fellowships

June 1, 2012 Each year, the Ohio University Graduate College funds five Named Fellowships (The John Cady Fellowship, The Donald Clippinger Graduate Fellowship, The Claude Kantner Graduate Fellowship, The Anthony Trisolini Graduate Fellowship, and the Graduate College Fellowship). The fellowships are awarded through a competitive nomination basis. Each award provides […]

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July 30, 2013 at 1:11 pmNews

Poston Co-Convenor on First Queer Studies Graduate Student Conference

History graduate student Lance E. Poston was a co-convener, with Dr. Susanne B. Dietzel, of  Ohio University’s First Annual Queer Studies Graduate Student Conference April 18-19, 2013, The LGBT Center advances the diversity mission of Ohio University by providing an environment inclusive and supportive of sexual orientation and gender identity or […]

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July 30, 2013 at 12:14 pmNews

Esno Thesis: For Freedom and Free Enterprise: The Origins, Development, and Legacies of Ronald Reagan’s Caribbean Basin Initiative

History graduate student Tyler P. Esno’s master’ thesis on “For Freedom and Free Enterprise: The Origins, Development, and Legacies of Ronald Reagan’s Caribbean Basin Initiative” was published on OhioLINK in 2012. Abstract: In 1982, Ronald Reagan unveiled the Caribbean Basin Initiative (CBI). CBI was an aid, trade, and investment program […]

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July 30, 2013 at 10:53 amNews

Boaler: A trip to Naples Botanical Garden

Boaler: A trip to Naples Botanical Garden

By Julian Boaler ’14 Environmental and Plant Biology Major, Ohio University Summer internship at the Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden in Miami, FL Hi everyone, This past week I was lucky enough to take a visit to Naples Botanical Garden as part of a field trip that Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden […]

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July 23, 2013 at 9:21 pmNews

Frantz Catches a Glimpse of New State of Matter with NSF Grant

Frantz Catches a Glimpse of New State of Matter with NSF Grant

As matter “cooks” to 4 trillion degrees Celsius—250,000 times hotter than the center of the sun—protons and neutrons melt into a liquid plasma of quarks and gluons. This liquid may have been present at the start of the universe for a few microseconds. But Dr. Justin Frantz has an even […]

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July 23, 2013 at 8:14 pmNews Research

Math Teacher Circles: Why Should the Kids Have All the Fun?

Math Teacher Circles: Why Should the Kids Have All the Fun?

Are math lovers the new underground? In the former Soviet Union, students who wanted to learn more—at the time the Soviets were dictating what was allowable in terms of research and studies—gathered in kitchens and living rooms in small groups to do…math. “Math circles,” as they were known, were “something […]

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July 23, 2013 at 3:55 pmNews

‘Soul Biscuits’ Nourish Ohio University Faculty, says Prof

‘Soul Biscuits’ Nourish Ohio University Faculty, says Prof

By Angela Woodward Compass July 22, 2013 A summer cultural series organized by an Ohio University visiting assistant professor is bringing Athens-area adults together to nourish their social and intellectual needs. Dubbed “Soul Biscuits,” the series features musical performances, educational classes and discussion groups. It began in May with events […]

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July 22, 2013 at 1:07 pmNews