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NBC News: Roosenburg Gives Turtles Headstart in Maryland Classrooms

NBC News: Roosenburg Gives Turtles Headstart in Maryland Classrooms

NBC News reporter Wynne Anderson reports from Chesapeake Bay–where Ohio University’s Dr. Willem Roosenburg is researching diamondback terrapins, including whether using area schoolchildren as turtle babysitters for eight months helps Roosenburg has been collecting baby terrapins from the Bay for eight years and giving them to school classrooms to raise. […]

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July 16, 2013 at 10:26 amFaculty in the News In the News Research

Class of 2017: Basketball Star Plans to Study Biology

“Hannah Boesinger, a 2013 Hudson graduate, decided to continue her academic and basketball careers at Ohio University in Athens last month,” the Hudson Tub-Times reported June 16. Boesinger originally signed a national letter of intent to attend Youngstown State University last fall. When she signed at Youngstown State, she planned […]

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June 17, 2013 at 3:28 pmIn the News Students in the News

Class of 2017: Vinton County Valedictorian to Study Biology

The Vinton County Courier reports that valedictorian Chloe Musick is headed to Ohio University to study Biological Sciences in the College of Arts & Sciences’ Class of 2017. Chloe Musick from Vinton County High School was awarded the Dr. James H. and Nellie Rowley Jewell Cutler Scholars award, a four […]

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June 4, 2013 at 9:03 pmIn the News Students in the News

A&S Mourns Loss of Biology Student in Accident

A&S Mourns Loss of Biology Student in Accident

Ohio University and the College of Arts & Sciences are mourning the loss of 20-year-old undergraduate student David K. Spyke in a skateboarding accident May 12 in Cincinnati. As reported in Compass: Spyke, of Anchorage, Alaska, had just completed his sophomore year in Ohio University’s College of Arts and Sciences, […]

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May 21, 2013 at 3:59 pmNews

7 A&S Faculty Honored with Emeriti Association Induction

President Roderick J. McDavis and George Weckman, Emeriti Association President. Photography by Kayla Hoffman

Seven College of Arts & Sciences faculty were inducted into the Ohio University Emeriti Association at a May 16 luncheon: Waltraud Bald—Modern Languages Ronald H. Isaac—Geography Mary K. Jordan—Linguistics/OPIE Ellengene H. Peterson—Biological Sciences Patricia Anne Porter—Modern Languages Michael H. Rowe—Biological Sciences Karin Wright—Modern Languages According to the Compass article: Emeriti status is awarded to those […]

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May 21, 2013 at 3:41 pmNews

Awards Will Help A&S Students Pursue Research Projects

Eleven of the 21 students receiving 2013 Ohio University Student Enhancement Awards are studying College of Arts & Sciences majors or working with A&S faculty. The students received  funding for their original research, scholarship and creative work. The Student Enhancement Awards are funded by the Office of the Vice President […]

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May 6, 2013 at 6:06 pmResearch

Half of Research Committee Spring Awards Go to A&S Faculty

Half of the faculty projects selected by the Ohio University Research Committee  for funding during its spring 2013 cycle are from the College of Arts & Sciences. In total, the committee awarded $62,832 to eight projects on topics such as identifying the genetic traits of individuals with social anxiety disorder […]

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May 4, 2013 at 9:51 pmResearch