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Students Study Human Rights in Northern Ireland Over Spring Break

Students visit the Omagh bombing memorial site with Michael Gallagher, chairperson of the Omagh Self Help and Support Group. Gallagher advocates nationally and internationally for a public inquiry into the bombing.

This year, 16 students of various majors and academic years packed their bags and their passports to embark on a nine-day visit to Northern Ireland for ANTH 4620/5620: Human Rights, Law and Justice in Northern Ireland. The Center for Law, Justice and Culture just completed its fourth successful spring break study abroad […]

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March 15, 2016 at 9:02 pmNews

Plant Biology Students Find 2 Species New to Island in Bahamas

PBIO Students press specimens of the two species the class found that were new to the island.

By Sydney Dawes PACE writer Environmental & Plant Biology Environmental & Plant Biology students traveled to San Salvador Island, Bahamas, over winter break to study vegetation and species with Dr. Harvey Ballard, Associate Professor. And during their survey they even found two plant species new to the island. The fall […]

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February 15, 2016 at 1:32 pmIn Class News Research

Study Abroad Scholarship Information Sessions, Feb. 8, 10

Gilman International Scholarship information sessions are Monday, Feb. 8, at noon in Baker 226 and Wednesday, Feb. 10, at 4 p.m. in Baker 226. The Gilman Scholarship Program offers scholarships to U.S. citizen undergraduates who want to study abroad and are receiving a federal Pell grant. The program aims to encourage students to choose nontraditional […]

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February 6, 2016 at 12:40 pmAnnouncements

Internship Opportunities for Geography and Environmental Students

GoEco invites students and faculty to participate in its geography and environmental internships and volunteer projects abroad. Sea Turtle Conservation – Costa Rica Journey to the beautiful beaches of Costa Rica to help sea turtles in their fight against human poachers and erosion of their nesting sites. Meet other like-minded […]

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February 2, 2016 at 12:10 amAnnouncements

Two Spring Break Food Studies Opportunities | Athens & Ireland

Two Spring Break Food Studies Opportunities | Athens & Ireland

The Food Studies theme has two Spring Break 2016 study abroad opportunities through the Office of Global Opportunities. Both of these programs give students unique opportunities to get hands-on experience in food systems, while earning course credit. Food Justice in Athens ENG 3000X: Food Justice in Athens, OH is a […]

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January 7, 2016 at 10:34 amNews

CLJC Announces Northern Ireland Trip for Adult Learners, Feb. 27-March 6

CLJC Announces Northern Ireland Trip for Adult Learners, Feb. 27-March 6

Interested alumni and friends can travel to Northern Ireland with the Center for Law, Justice & Culture in Spring 2016. The Ohio University College of Arts & Sciences announces an intensive nine-day trip for adults interested in learning about Human Rights, Law & Justice in Northern Ireland. It takes place […]

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December 15, 2015 at 1:01 pmAlumni

Exchange Program in Tokyo; No Prior Language Knowledge Required

Dr. Charlie Morgan

Dr. Charlie Morgan, Assistant Professor of Sociology, gave an information session this week about Ohio University’s exchange program with Musashi University in Tokyo, Japan. In brief, eligible students can study for a semester or a year. All courses are in English with one Japanese language course – so no prior […]

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November 13, 2015 at 10:22 amNews