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Fall 2017 | 1-Credit Themes in Action Course: Making & Breaking Law

Fall 2017 | 1-Credit Themes in Action Course: Making & Breaking Law

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture offers a 1-credit course with the Making and Breaking the Law theme in Fall 2017. CAS 2300 Themes in Action: Making and Breaking the Law introduces students to law in relation to society, culture, politics, and power. Seats are still available. Ohio University […]

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March 20, 2017 at 10:24 pmNews

Fall 2017 | Making and Breaking the Law Theme Highlights Exciting Fall Courses

Fall 2017 | Making and Breaking the Law Theme Highlights Exciting Fall 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 Fall 2017. Please contact theme leader Haley Duschinski for more information about the theme and to receive a poster listing all Making and […]

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March 20, 2017 at 10:18 pmNews

Lit Fest | Uncanny Empathy in Sarah Shun-lien Bynum’s Fiction

Sarah Shun-lien Bynum

The 2017 Spring Literary Festival welcomes author Sarah Shun-lien Bynum for a reading on Wednesday, April 5, at 8:30 p.m.,  and a noon lecture on April 6—both in Walter Hall Rotunda. By E.M. Tran Graduate student pursuing a Ph.D. in Creative Writing: Fiction Sarah Shun-lien Bynum’s writing immerses us in a character’s mind and […]

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March 20, 2017 at 3:52 pmNews

Lit Fest | The Prolific, Persistent Work of Colm Tóibín

Colm Tóibín

The 2017 Spring Literary Festival welcomes author Colm Tóibín for a lecture on Wednesday, April 5, at 7:30 p.m., in Walter Hall Rotunda, and for a reading on Friday, April 7, at 8:30 p.m., in Baker Theatre. By Justin Mundhenk Graduate student pursuing a Ph.D. in Creative Writing: Fiction Writers get written into corners by genre, […]

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March 20, 2017 at 3:24 pmNews

Career Corner | Apply Now for AmeriCorps Positions with Live Healthy Appalachia

Kacey Schaum

By Kacey Schaum Assistant Director for the Career and Leadership Development Center Students are invited to consider the following AmeriCorps positions with Live Healthy Appalachia. AmeriCorps COMCorps Members (2017-18 Service Year) AmeriCorps/COMCorps Service Members engage in direct service to the community through the coordination of Live Healthy Appalachia’s healthy eating […]

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March 20, 2017 at 1:42 pmAnnouncements News

Wealth and Poverty | School Supply Drive for The Plains Elementary

Diane Stock  giving a talk on The Plains Elementary (photo by Maddie Weir, a Globalization and Development major)

On Monday, March 20, the Wealth and Poverty theme launched an Ohio University school supply drive to benefit students at The Plains Elementary, one of the four K-6th schools in the Athens City School District. Currently, 402 students attend the school, 275 of whom are considered economically disadvantaged and eligible […]

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March 20, 2017 at 1:38 pmNews

Advising Tip | When To Withdraw From A Course; Last Day is March 24

Sara Berens

By Sara Berens Academic Advisor & Retention Specialist If you’re struggling in a course, have already discussed your grade with your professor, and don’t think it’s passable, you may consider withdrawing. The last day to withdraw from a full semester course is this Friday, March 24, at 5 p.m. When […]

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March 20, 2017 at 1:29 pmAnnouncements News