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Notable Alumni | Geography Alum is Professor, Leads Africa Field Studies at Rose-Hulman

Dr. Michael Kukral

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. Michael Kukral ’82 Geography, ’86M […]

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October 25, 2017 at 6:17 pmAlumni News

Course Helps Graduate Students Write Up Their Research

Brooke Stokes (right) and Leanne Ketchum give each other feedback on their latest assignment in ELIP 5160: Writing for Research.

By Mary Vandeman After graduating with a B.S. in Geological Sciences, Ohio University alum Brooke Stokes was offered a job as a biologist. She soon realized that the lab setting was not what she enjoyed, so she chose to return to graduate school in the Environmental Studies program in the […]

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March 20, 2017 at 1:10 pmIn Class News

Food for Thought | Dr. Vandana Shiva, March 27

Food for Thought | Dr. Vandana Shiva, March 27

The Food for Thought Speaker Series presents Dr. Vandana Shiva to present on “Growing Local Food Resilience: A Response to the Global Industrial Food System” on March 27, 7 p.m. in Baker Theater. Shiva will discuss how rediscovering and promoting native and local food sources can provide resiliency to counter the global […]

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March 1, 2017 at 5:30 pmEvents

Food for Thought | Dr. Gary Paul Nabhan: Food and Farming Activist| Sept. 14

Dr. Gary Paul Nabhan

The Food for Thought Speaker Series kicks off 2015-16 with Dr. Gary Paul Nabhan on “New Crops from Wild Fruits: Re-Diversifying Cropping Systems” on Monday, Sept. 14, at 5:30 p.m. in Baker Theater. The event is free and open to the public. A reception follows. Watch this event live on A&S […]

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September 1, 2015 at 8:45 pmEvents

Dabelko Comments on Report on Climate Change, National Security

Dabelko Comments on Report on Climate Change, National Security

Dr. Geoffrey D. Dabelko, Professor and Director of Environmental Studies at the Ohio University George V. Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs, talks with the  Wilson Center about a new report from military leaders about the instability brought about by climate change. Military leaders should be very concerned about […]

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June 9, 2014 at 4:48 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Alum Named Executive Director of Maine Forest & Logging Museum

Alum Named Executive Director of Maine Forest & Logging Museum

Ohio University alum Jill Packard ’07M is the new Executive Director of the Maine Forest and Logging Museum, reports the Bangor Daily News. Packard earned an M.S. in Environmental Studies from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. Her adviser was Dr. Nancy Manring, Associate Professor of Political […]

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June 9, 2014 at 9:57 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News