Post Tagged with: "Michelle O’Malley"

Spring 2018 | Making and Breaking Law Theme Highlights Exciting Courses

Spring 2018 | Making and Breaking Law Theme Highlights Exciting Courses

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture welcomes students of all majors to sign up for the many exciting Making and Breaking the Law theme courses in Spring 2018. Please contact theme leader, Dr. Haley Duschinski,for more information about the theme and to receive a poster listing all Making and Breaking the Law courses offered in […]

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October 17, 2017 at 10:42 amNews

New Online Teaching English as a Foreign Language Certificate Introduced

New Online Teaching English as a Foreign Language Certificate Introduced

  By Julie Masterson Starting this summer, aspiring English as a Foreign Language instructors will be able to earn a Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) Certificate from OHIO’s Linguistics Department, completely online. According to TEFL program director Michelle O’Malley, the online option will be a boon for prospective […]

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April 10, 2017 at 10:35 amNews

New Faculty Kick Off Fourth Year of Women’s Scholars

Faculty advisors to the Margaret Boyd Scholars Program (from left) Nancy Sandler, Michelle O’Malley and Cindy Anderson are pictured outside of Bryan Hall, the residence hall that houses the scholars during their sophomore year. Photo by Daniel Owen

Adapted from Compass story by Angela Woodward Three College of Arts & Sciences faculty are the advisers to the Margaret Boyd Scholars Program as its kicks off its fourth cohort. Launched in 2013, the Margaret Boyd Scholars Program serves as Ohio University’s first and only women’s scholars program. The four-year […]

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August 28, 2016 at 2:00 pmNews

Summer Study Abroad in Scotland, Info Table Feb. 11

Summer Study Abroad in Scotland, Info Table Feb. 11

It’s not too late to join the adventure in Edinburgh, Scotland this summer! Study the linguistic and cultural history of the Celts and the Scots who settled Appalachia and contributed to the lifestyle, the dialect, the place and family names and so much more we enjoy today, says Dr. Michelle O’Malley, […]

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January 2, 2014 at 5:10 pmAnnouncements Events

Carpathian/Appalachian Conference: Two Mountain Ranges, Similar Issues

Carpathian/Appalachian Conference: Two Mountain Ranges, Similar Issues

Two mountain ranges on two continents. Facing many of the same 2st century issues. This September, four professors from Ohio University will travel to the Carpathians/Appalachians International Conference 2013 at  the Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University (PNU) in Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine. The journey to the Carpathians will take place from Sept. […]

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September 8, 2013 at 8:08 amResearch

Scotland’s Ties to Appalachia? Students Find Out

Scotland’s Ties to Appalachia? Students Find Out

This summer, eight students from Ohio University completed the first ever Linguists Study Abroad program in Edinburgh, Scotland. Dr. Michelle O’Malley, Assistant Professor in the Linguistics Department, developed the program, which focuses on the linguistic and cultural history of Scotland and its ties to Appalachia. “This program was developed as […]

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August 29, 2013 at 4:10 pmNews

Team Explores How Working Memory May Help Second Language Aquisition

Team Explores How Working Memory May Help Second Language Aquisition

  “Learning a new language can be a challenge, as new vocabulary and grammatical rules can be hard for some people to grasp. To address this issue, several linguistics graduate students are examining how a person’s working memory capacity, which is how well a person can process and retain knowledge, […]

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June 24, 2013 at 2:44 pmResearch