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Alum Gets Prize for Turtle Conservation Work in Colombian Amazon

Alum Gets Prize for Turtle Conservation Work in Colombian Amazon

Ohio University alum Dr. Vivian Páez ’95PhD was honored with the Sabin Turtle Conservation Prize at an award ceremony Sept. 30 in New York City. This newly created, $20,000 award is the biggest for turtle conservation in the world and aims to recognize individuals who have made an outstanding contribution […]

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October 15, 2013 at 12:06 pmAlumni News

Nominations for Konneker Medal for Commercialization and Entrepreneurship Due Oct. 31

The Vice President for Research and Creative Activity is soliciting nominations for the 2013 Konneker Medal for Commercialization and Entrepreneurship. The Ohio University Foundation established the new award to recognize current and former faculty members, students and alumni who have demonstrated excellence in innovation, invention, commercialization and entrepreneurship. Nominations should […]

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October 11, 2013 at 9:26 amAnnouncements

TV: Biological Sciences, Chemistry Alum Says ‘If You Tan, Get Checked’

TV: Biological Sciences, Chemistry Alum Says ‘If You Tan, Get Checked’

Ohio University College of Arts & Sciences alum Dr. Travis Kidner ’00 appeared on the national show The Doctors Oct. 2 with a message. Dr. Travis Kidner, a surgical oncologist at the Rox Cancer Center (Beverly Hills) who recently survived a Stage I melanoma, has two words of advice: if you […]

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October 8, 2013 at 4:08 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Logan Daily: Moody Talks About Sasquatch Evidence

Logan Daily: Moody Talks About Sasquatch Evidence

  From the Logan Daily News, Oct. 7: NEW STRAITSVILLE — The sight of almost a quarter of New Straitsville’s population packing into the Rural Action Monday Creek Restoration Project (MCRP) recently for a presentation about sasquatch was almost as surprising as seeing sasquatch himself. Scott Moody (Associate Professor of […]

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October 8, 2013 at 9:06 amFaculty in the News In the News

Ecology, Evolutionary Biology: Micohabitat Selection of Plethodontid Salamanders, Oct. 30

The Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Colloquium presents Vinny Farallo, graduate student in the Ohio University Biological Sciences program, on Wednesday, Oct. 30, at 11:50 a.m. in Irvine 159. Farallo will discuss “Investigating micohabitat selection of Plethodontid salamanders.” Upcoming Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Colloquia: Nov. 6—Waymon Holloway, Ohio University Biological Sciences “An […]

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October 1, 2013 at 5:32 amEvents

Biology Student Talks about Research, Cross-Country, Medical School

Biology Student Talks about Research, Cross-Country, Medical School

Ohio University’s It’s You brand campaign features an interview with Tyler Ames, a Biology student in the College of Arts & Sciences and captain of the varsity men’s cross country team. In an interview, Ames talked about conducting biomechanics research, being a tutor, and getting accepted to medical school. How […]

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September 24, 2013 at 4:22 pmNews

A&S Faculty Get New 1804 Fund Awards for Research

Almost half of the faculty and graduate student research projects announced by the Ohio University Foundation Board’s 1804 Fund committee include Arts & Sciences faculty. The committee this week announced  $265,475 for faculty research and graduate student research projects and $215,475 to 11 projects for undergraduate learning for the 2013 […]

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September 11, 2013 at 9:01 amResearch