Post Tagged with: "Honors Tutorial College"

Undergraduate Researcher Investigates New Potential Therapeutic for Brain Cancer

Dakota Brockway won first prize for his poster at Neuroscience Research Day.

By Amanda Biederman Ohio University senior neuroscience major Dakota Brockway is characterizing the properties of a compound that may one day be used as a natural alternative treatment for glioblastoma, the most aggressive form of brain cancer. The compound, urolithin A, is a polycyclic aromatic metabolite found in several fruits, […]

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November 1, 2017 at 2:44 amResearch

Geological Sciences Brings Research, Excellence to Annual GSA Meeting

Trey Klopfenstein '18, Alex Nadas '18, Jack Seeley '18, Sarah Kogler '18, Damian Nance, Mitch Brourman '94, and Hanna Brourman '18

Ohio University Geological Sciences faculty and students were a major presence at the Geological Society of America Annual Meeting held Oct. 21-25 in Seattle. Department members presented nine formal presentations authored by four faculty, four graduate students, and one undergraduate student. Faculty members also chaired two scientific sessions, presented an […]

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October 31, 2017 at 12:19 amNews

History Intern Discovers Diversity of Interests at Mount Vernon

Michael Gerber

Like many seniors, Michael Gerber is busy these days. Most on his mind is his Honors Tutorial College thesis on education and social engineering in Vichy France, which he is writing under the direction of Dr. Mirna Zakić, Assistant Professor of History. However, Gerber found time to sit down with […]

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October 23, 2017 at 1:24 pmNews

Alum Named Executive Associate Dean at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

Thomas Stucky

Beginning July 1 of this year Thomas Stucky ’91 took over as the Executive Associate Dean for the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, which has criminal justice, public safety, and public and nonprofit management programs. His job is to make sure all aspects of the […]

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September 26, 2017 at 1:40 pmAlumni

Sandal Receives Honors Tutorial College Outstanding Tutor Award

Dr. Nukhet Sandal

  The Ohio University Honors Tutorial College selected Dr. Nukhet Sandal, Associate Professor of Political Science, as the recipient for the 2016-17 Outstanding Tutor Award. Sandal is also Director of Global Studies in OHIO’s Center for International Studies. Sandal has conducted 14 HTC tutorials and supervised two HTC theses since […]

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September 19, 2017 at 4:36 pmAnnouncements News

Biochem Major Probes Cancer in Internship at St. Jude

Biochem Major Probes Cancer in Internship at St. Jude

by Kristin Distel Senior Amy Grube, a biochemistry major in the Honors Tutorial College, has spent the summer fulfilling a lifelong goal: interning at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. “I’ve dreamed of working for St. Jude since I was really little. There’s just something so special about all that St. […]

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August 21, 2017 at 3:14 pmNews

Abu-Rish Wins Outstanding New Tutor Award from Honors Tutorial College

Abu-Rish Wins Outstanding New Tutor Award from Honors Tutorial College

The Ohio University Honors Tutorial College recently selected Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor of History, as the recipient for the 2016-17 Outstanding New Tutor Award. This honor “recognizes outstanding tutors who are in their first three years of teaching tutorials.” Tutorials form a signifianct portion of the HTC curriculum. As HTC […]

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May 2, 2017 at 10:31 amNews