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Career Corner | For Sociology Majors: Job Search and Interviewing, Nov. 20

Career Corner | For Sociology Majors: Job Search and Interviewing, Nov. 20

Sociology, Sociology-Criminology, and Sociology-Pre-Law major and minors are invited to come workshops designed to give them a jump on career preparation. Amanda Cox, Lecturer of Sociology, is hosting three workshops this semester to help Sociology majors and minors build skills to be successful in internship and job searches. Job Search […]

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November 2, 2017 at 7:15 pmEvents

Wealth & Poverty | Paid Summer Internships, Info Session Nov. 1

Kees Vande Stadt at his internship in Saint Joseph’s Carpenter Society is a nonprofit organization in East Camden, NJ.

  Learn about Ohio University’s internship program with the Shepherd Higher Education Consortium on Poverty at an Information Session on Wednesday, Nov. 1, from 5-6 p.m. in Baker 239. How did 2017 summer OHIO interns spend their time? Working with the homeless population in Atlanta, GA Working on access to […]

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November 1, 2017 at 11:59 pmEvents

Happy Beginnings | Alum on Opiate Treatment Team: ‘It’s Good Work’

Arianna Iliff

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Ohio University alum Arianna Iliff ’11 is an opioid treatment counselor in Northeast Ohio, trying to prevent clients from relapsing. As an undergraduate, she never would […]

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October 25, 2017 at 2:42 pmAlumni

Sociology Alum Tries to Make Bureaucracy Work for Clients as Case Manager

Garrett Dahl

Ohio University alum Garrett Dahl ’09 works as a contracted Hennepin County Case Manager, monitoring civil commitments for the courts and working with clients with severe and persistent mental illness stay out of the hospital and stay in the community. Dahl graduated from the College of Arts & Sciences at […]

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October 25, 2017 at 1:53 pmAlumni

Notable Alumni | Alum Is a Respected Advocate, in D.C. and at OHIO

Lisa Maatz

Editor’s Note: The College of Arts & Sciences launches the Notable Alumni Awards, honoring 37 Notable Alumni in 2017 for broad accomplishments in their careers, a commitment to community service, and valuable contributions to Ohio University, the College of Arts & Sciences, and its students. Lisa Maatz ’89 Sociology and […]

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October 25, 2017 at 12:51 pmAlumni News

Sociology Alum Loves Role as Student Retention Manager

Abigail (McDonald) Drescher

Ohio University alum Abigail (McDonald) Drescher ’09 is the Student Retention Manager at Augusta University. She works primarily with faculty and other staff on campus in student success efforts for upper division students. “I love what I do because I work with a wide variety of people and disciplines,” she […]

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October 25, 2017 at 10:59 amAlumni

Sociology Alum Published in Motorcycle Studies

Dr. Patricia Gagné

Dr. Patricia Gagné ’86 is a Professor of Sociology and Director of Graduate Studies at the University of Louisville. Her research focuses on gender and includes numerous articles on intimate partner violence, transgenderism, women and body work, and the personal and social benefits women derive from serious edgework leisure. The […]

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October 24, 2017 at 4:40 pmAlumni