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Studying Abroad? Register with the Office of Global Opportunities

Travel Registration with the Office of Global Opportunities Students who are traveling abroad for university-affiliated purposes (e.g. internship, research, conference) must register with the Office of Global Opportunities in order to receive support while they travel. OGO will enroll students in international health insurance at a low cost of $1.24 […]

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February 20, 2017 at 2:20 pmAnnouncements

Apply by Feb. 20 for Summer Greek in Greece Study Abroad

Apply by Feb. 20 for Summer Greek in Greece Study Abroad

Greece: Greek in Greece — in collaboration with the University of Patras is offered this summer, May 31 to July 8, by the Classics & World Religions Department. Apply by Feb. 20. This program was designed specifically for students of Ancient Greek. Coursework involves intensive study of Ancient Greek (six […]

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February 13, 2017 at 2:16 pmAnnouncements News

Classics Students Help Publicize New ‘Greek in Greece’ Summer Program

Visiting Greek scholar Efi Athanasopoulou (left) with OHIO students Jericha Tumblin, Shannon McLaughlin, Kelly Bilz, Alayna Gould and Micaela Eberhard in front of the Class Gateway on College Green

These days, not even the ancient Greek messenger god, Hermes, could outfly Twitter or Facebook to alert followers to a new initiative at Ohio University to study Greek in the seaport city of Patras, Greece. The inaugural OHIO-Patras Greek-in-Greece study abroad takes place this May. “For the last 2,500 years […]

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January 18, 2017 at 1:32 pmIn Class News

Summer 2017 | Food in Sicily Info Session, Feb. 1

Summer 2017 | Food in Sicily Info Session,  Feb. 1

  For the second summer, the Food Studies theme and the Office of Global Opportunities is offering the Food in Sicily summer study abroad. Students will spend three weeks exploring the food system on the Mediterranean’s largest island. This study away experience counts for the Junior Composition requirement. There is […]

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January 1, 2017 at 4:15 pmEvents

Summer 2017 | Tropical Disease Research Program in Ecuador Info Session, Nov. 9

Summer 2017 | Tropical Disease Research Program in Ecuador Info Session, Nov. 9

An information session for the Summer 2017 Tropical Disease Research Program in Ecuador is Nov. 9 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in Baker Room 231. Those not able to attend in person can join a zoom meeting room. Program Summary The community-based Tropical Disease Research program is a result of 15 […]

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November 1, 2016 at 10:00 pmAnnouncements Events

Meet Faculty Leaders at Global Health Initiative Open House, Nov. 30

Student taking a break while working on the eradication of Chagas in rural Ecuador on the tropical disease research program.

On Nov. 30, the Ohio University Global Health Initiative hosts an open house in Grover Center E118 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Become more informed about the Global Health programs, courses, certificates, and travel awards. Meet faculty and program directors and take advantage of drop-in advising. There also will […]

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November 1, 2016 at 4:45 pmEvents

Two Students, Professors Join Sixth Year of Tsunami Volunteer Project in Japan

From left, in the foreground inside fish chute: OHIO Sophomore Nick Farris and Senior Ben Piper help to scrub clean the concrete fish-egg chutes at a local fish hatchery used to dispense fertilized salmon roe into a nearby river as part of the OHIO-IPU Tsunami Volunteer Project Project year six that took place on the Iwate coast on Sept. 24 and 25.

Ben Piper ’17 and Nick Farris ’19 participated in year six of the OHIO – Iwate Prefectural University Tsunami Volunteer Project in Japan on Sept. 24 and 25. Both students are currently on OHIO’s Chubu University Japanese Language Study Abroad Program in the city of Kasugai (near Nagoya) in Aichi […]

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October 17, 2016 at 11:46 amNews