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2 Political Science Students to Visit Israel with Caravan for Democracy

2 Political Science Students to Visit Israel with Caravan for Democracy

By Rachel Sayers From Compass Welcoming in the New Year will be a bit different this year for Alexis Chambers and Alexis Apparicio, two Ohio University Political Science students who have been chosen to visit Israel as part of the Jewish National Fund’s Caravan for Democracy. The trip, which will […]

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December 9, 2014 at 9:21 amNews

Krzic Gets Staff Award for Excellence in Global Engagement

Krzic Gets Staff Award for Excellence in Global Engagement

The Staff Award for Excellence in Global Engagement was presented to Dr. Gerard Krzic, Director of the Ohio Program of Intensive English (OPIE) in the Linguistics Department at Ohio University. The award was presented Nov. 20 at Ohio University International Education Week (IEW) festivities. The Awards for Excellence in Global […]

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November 25, 2014 at 11:36 amNews

Singh Gets Faculty Award for Excellence in Global Engagement

Singh Gets Faculty Award for Excellence in Global Engagement

Dr. Amritjit Singh, Langston Hughes Professor of English, received the Award for Excellence in Global Engagement on Nov. 20. The award was presented on the last evening of the Ohio University International Education Week festivities. The Awards for Excellence in Global Engagement ceremony is an annual event that recognizes three […]

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November 25, 2014 at 11:16 amNews

Maymester Food in Sicily Info Session, Nov. 18

Cannolo siciliano, typical Sicilian sweet that is waffle pastry filled with ricotta-cream.

Like ice cream, cheesecake, and chocolate? What about marzipan, cannoli, and sumptuous pasta? Then, come experience the cultural and historic food ways of Sicily, the Mediterranean’s largest island with the Maymester in Italy program in May 2015. Learn more about Ohio University’s Maymester in Italy at an Info Session on Tuesday, […]

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November 18, 2014 at 6:45 pmEvents

Spend Summer in Italy and Complete Year of Language; Info Session Nov. 10

Spend Summer in Italy and Complete Year of Language; Info Session Nov. 10

Ohio University students can spend Summer 2015 in Italy and complete one year of language requirement. Find out more about this exciting Study Abroad opportunity with Ohio University at an Information Session on Monday, Nov. 10, at 6 p.m. in Baker 242. Italian in Florence is a six-week program in […]

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November 10, 2014 at 8:45 pmEvents

Isle of Eigg: A Stop They Had to Make

Isle of Eigg: A Stop They Had to Make

By Lori Bauer The Isle of Eigg wasn’t on the schedule. But students took advantage of a free weekend to add a journey to the small island off the coast of Scotland. It turned into an adventure. The students were in Scotland for the Summer 2014 Edinburgh: City and the […]

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November 6, 2014 at 12:25 pmIn Class

Gierlowski-Kordesch Leads Argentine Workshop on Lake Basin Types & Their Faunas

Gierlowski-Kordesch Leads Argentine Workshop on Lake Basin Types & Their Faunas

By Elizabeth Gierlowski-­Kordesch Argentina Blog, Oct. 15, 2014 Over 900 paleontologists gathered at the Sheraton Hotel in Mendoza for a week-long gala of talks, discussions, short courses, workshops, field trips, and poster sessions. I am a sedimentologist (studying sediments and sedimentary rocks), but fossils are found in sedimentary rocks and […]

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October 27, 2014 at 1:55 pmNews