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Sustainability Film Series Brings ‘Power of Film to Transform and Educate’

Sustainability Film Series Brings ‘Power of Film to Transform and Educate’

Many students, staff, and Athens residents take pleasure in seeing free films the Sustainability Film Series puts on every other Wednesday night at 7 p.m. at the Athena Cinema. However, very few know the work that Ohio University Libraries, Environmental Studies Department, and the Athena Cinema put into making these […]

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October 19, 2017 at 10:41 amNews

Spring 2018 | Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate Courses

Spring 2018 | Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate Courses

The Spring 2018 courses that fulfill requirements for the Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate include three courses. Students and advisors interested in learning more about the MENA studies certificate should consult the requirements and contact the coordinator of the program, Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish at abuz@ohio.edu. CLWR 4330 – Political […]

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October 19, 2017 at 10:37 amIn Class News

Gonzalez-Vallejo to Represent Columbia University at Nellis Investiture

Dr. Claudia Gonzalez-Vallejo

Dr. Claudia González-Vallejo, Professor of Psychology, was invited to serve as the alumni delegate of President Lee Bollinger of Columbia University in the inauguration of Dr. M. Duane Nellis as Ohio University’s 21st President on Oct. 18. González-Vallejo will march in the official investiture ceremony, part of week-long inauguration celebration. […]

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October 17, 2017 at 4:38 pmNews

Distinguished Professor’s Legacy Inspires Alumni, Students

Stacy Welker, first Cohn Fellow, discusses her research at the Cohn Symposium, Sept. 22.

By Jackie Osborne From Compass How does one make an impact? How does one leave a legacy? By being a distinguished and inspirational professor, mentor and friend. The late Professor Emeritus Norman Cohn was such a man. Cohn received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania, a master’s from […]

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October 17, 2017 at 11:33 amAlumni News

Spring 2018 | Making and Breaking Law Theme Highlights Exciting Courses

Spring 2018 | Making and Breaking Law Theme Highlights Exciting Courses

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture welcomes students of all majors to sign up for the many exciting Making and Breaking the Law theme courses in Spring 2018. Please contact theme leader, Dr. Haley Duschinski,for more information about the theme and to receive a poster listing all Making and Breaking the Law courses offered in […]

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October 17, 2017 at 10:42 amNews

Senior Learns about Community Corrections during Summer Internship

Mackenzie Bibler

Mackenzie Bibler ’18 is a senior studying Sociology-Criminology with a minor in Psychology. She spent Summer 2017 interning at the Adult Parole Authority in her hometown – Athens, Ohio. She shadowed probation officers and support staff two days a week by sitting in on office visits with offenders, attending court […]

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October 17, 2017 at 9:49 amNews

Jellison Named Top Faculty Newsmaker, 14 A&S Faculty Recognized

President M. Duane Nellis and Chief Marketing Officer Renea Morris pose for a photo with this year’s top OHIO faculty newsmakers, Dr. Katherine Jellison, who was featured in 1,031 media reports in calendar year 2016.

From Compass Photos by Ben Siegel Quoted in media around the world during and after the presidential election, Dr. Katherine Jellison was named Ohio University’s top faculty newsmaker of 2016. A professor of history, chair of the Department of History and a three-time Keystroke Catalyst Award winner, Jellison is a […]

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October 17, 2017 at 9:11 amNews