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Quitslund Selected for MAC Academic Leadership Development Fellows Program

Dr. Beth Quitslund

From Compass Dr. Beth Quitslund is one of three faculty and administrators from Ohio University selected as 2017-18 Mid-American Conference Academic Leadership Development Program fellows. Quitslund, Associate Professor of English; Christopher Hayes, director of the School of Music, and Sara Helfrich, a Teacher Education associate professor and Literacy Program coordinator, […]

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November 7, 2017 at 12:05 pmNews

Writers Harvest | Local Authors & Food Drive, Nov. 9

Writers Harvest | Local Authors & Food Drive, Nov. 9

  Writers Harvest, an annual event presented by the Ohio University Creative Writing program, hosts three local writers for an evening of literary nourishment on Thursday, Nov. 9, at 7:30 p.m. in the Walter Hall Rotunda. The event—part of a nation-wide reading series—benefits hunger relief efforts in the region, with […]

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November 1, 2017 at 10:00 pmEvents

English Alum Publishes Book on ‘Case for Fanfiction’

Ashley Barner '15

Ohio University alum Ashley J. Barner ’15 Ph.D. has published her first book, The Case for Fanfiction: Exploring the Pleasures and Practices of a Maligned Craft, with McFarland. Barner earned a Ph.D. in English from the College of Arts & Sciences at OHIO. The book has its foundations in her […]

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October 30, 2017 at 8:50 amAlumni

Notable Alumni | English Alum Publishes Book After Book

Dr. Taylor Hagood

Editor’s Note: The College of Arts & Sciences launches the Notable Alumni Awards, honoring 37 Notable Alumni in 2017 for broad accomplishments in their careers, a commitment to community service, and valuable contributions to Ohio University, the College of Arts & Sciences, and its students. Dr. Taylor Hagood, ’96, ’98, […]

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October 25, 2017 at 1:57 pmAlumni News

Guardian Quotes Marciniak on Non-Western Cinema Recommendation

Dr. Katarzyna Marciniak

Dr. Katarzyna Marciniak, Professor of English at Ohio University, contributed to The Guardian’s article on “Lecturers recommend: non-western cinema that every student should see.” Marciniak’s recommendation was “The Business of Fancydancing,” U.S., 2002, directed by Sherman Alexie. She wrote: Sherman Alexie is a Native American poet, novelist and filmmaker. Fancydancing was […]

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October 19, 2017 at 3:38 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Moore Talks about Science and Religion with D.C. Media

Moore Talks about Science and Religion with D.C. Media

Dinty W. Moore, Professor of English and Director of Creative Writing at Ohio University, was a featured speaker this past weekend at an event titled “Science & Religion—Exploring the Harmonies: A Media Perspective with Writers and Editors from The Atlantic, The Washington Post, The Weekly Standard.”  The event, held at the headquarters of the […]

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October 17, 2017 at 7:25 amFaculty in the News In the News News

Pakistan Paper Writes about Singh’s Visit to University of Peshawar

Pakistan Paper Writes about Singh’s Visit to University of Peshawar

Dawn newspaper in Pakistan published an article headlined “US professor stresses need for mending relations among nations” about Dr. Amritjit Singh’s visit to the University of Peshawar. PESHAWAR: Amritjit Singh, Langston Hughes Professor of English and African American Studies at Ohio University, United States, visited not only a gurdwara but […]

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October 12, 2017 at 7:57 amFaculty in the News In the News