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Biology Alum Named Resident of the Month at Marshall School of Medicine

William Nitardy, M.D., presents a plaque to Rebecca Hayes, M.D. Photo by Marshall University.

Ohio University alum Rebecca “Becca” Hayes, M.D., was named the September 2016 Resident of the Month, reports the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine. Hayes, who majored in Biological Sciences, is a 2010 graduate of the College of Arts & Sciences as Ohio University. Hayes is currently completing […]

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September 17, 2016 at 11:48 amAlumni

Three Arts & Sciences Alumni To Be Honored at Awards Gala

Travis Kidner

Three College of Arts & Sciences alumni will be honored at the 2016 Alumni Awards Gala at Ohio University. Medal of Merit Francis “Frank” Papay, BA ’75 Biological Sciences Celebrated plastic and reconstructive surgeon World-renowned surgeon and innovator currently completing a doctor of management degree and teaching at Case Western […]

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August 31, 2016 at 4:18 pmAlumni

Biology Student Goes ‘Fishing’ in Antarctica, Tin Can to the Rescue

Amanda Biederman at Palmer Station in Antarctica

By Kristin M. Distel Graduate student Amanda Biederman, undergraduate Elizabeth Evans ’16, and Dr. Lisa Crockett spent April through June 2015 at Antarctica’s Palmer Station, where they studied the dominant fishes of the area and physiological and biochemical processes that limit their capacity to tolerate a warming climate. Their journey […]

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July 12, 2016 at 2:49 pmAlumni Research

Biology Alum Joins CDC to Fight Disease in World Hot Spots

Dr. Rupa Narra

Ohio University alum Dr. Rupa Narra ’01  is embarking on a “career traveling to trouble spots in the world helping fight illness and disease,” reports the Toledo Blade. Narra earned a B.S. in Biological Sciences–Pre-Medicine from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. Dr. Narra, 38, is about […]

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June 20, 2016 at 2:44 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alum Is First African-American Valedictorian at Maryland Dentistry School

At Ohio, Tera Poole studied chemistry, psychology and biology.

Ohio University alum Tera Poole ’11 gave the valedictorian address May 20 to her fellow graduates of the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. “Prior to the ceremony, a school administrator had told Poole – a 2008 Walnut Hills High School graduate from Amberley Village – that she was the historic dental school’s […]

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June 5, 2016 at 11:06 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Herald: Biology Alum Heads to Venezuela to Study Parrot Communication

Ohio University alum Tatiana Dolgushina ’12 “wants to tackle a question that, up until now, has not been clearly answered,” writes Frank Garza in the Brownsville Herald. Dolgushina, now a graduate student at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, earned a B.S. in Wildlife and Conservation Biology from the […]

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April 25, 2016 at 12:01 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Biology Alum Named Basketball Coach at Stony Brook University

Biology Alum Named Basketball Coach at Stony Brook University

Ohio University alum Jeff Boals ’95 has been named the new head basketball coach at Stony Brook University. Boals, who earned a B.S. in Biology Pre-Physical Therapy, had been serving as an assistant to Ohio State University coach Thad Matta. Stony Brook announced Boals as the program’s 11th head coach […]

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April 11, 2016 at 1:51 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News