Archive for September, 2014

Open House to Learn About 3D Printer, Oct. 7

The Innovation Center invites students, faculty and staff and community members to monthly open houses for Ohio University’s 3D printer. The open houses, held from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month, offer an opportunity for individuals to learn about this resource and how it […]

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September 26, 2014 at 9:59 amAnnouncements

Study Abroad Opportunities for Spring 2015 Deadlines Near

Spring Break 2013 in Northern Ireland

Deadlines are nearing for study abroad opportunities for Spring 2015. No plans for spring break 2015? How about spending a week overseas? The following programs are accepting applications until early October: Eternal Rome: Piety and Power For more information, contact Dr. Jaclyn Maxwell, Associate Professor of History with a joint […]

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September 25, 2014 at 9:15 pmAnnouncements News

Deadline for Konneker Medal Nominations is Oct. 31

The Vice President for Research and Creative Activity is seeking nominations for the 2014 Konneker Medal for Commercialization and Entrepreneurship. Students, alumni and current and former faculty members are eligible. The deadline is Oct. 31. Nominations should consist of a letter and an optional appendix of supporting documentation. Entries should […]

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September 25, 2014 at 7:51 pmAnnouncements

Sept. 29 is Last Day to Apply for December Graduation

Monday, Sept. 29, is the last day to apply for graduation for fall semester for all degrees. The official degree conferral date is Dec. 13. Commencement is held at the conclusion of spring semester. The graduation application for Fall Semester 2014-15 is available in the My OHIO Student Center. Note: Some […]

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September 25, 2014 at 7:34 pmAnnouncements

Botte: New Process Allows Coal to Produce Graphene

By Angelita Faller At 200 times stronger than steel and only one atom thick, graphene is both the hardest existing substance and the thinnest material ever obtained. Graphene is light, bendable, transparent, and extremely conductive. “Graphene has excellent properties. The market applications are enormous,” said Gerardine Botte, the Russ Professor […]

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September 25, 2014 at 11:49 amResearch

Post-Secondary Student Gains Research Experience in Physics

Frazier Baker, while a student at Ohio University Zanesville, shows his work to his mentor, Dr. Gabriela Popa, assistant professor of physics at the Zanesville campus.

By Chris Shaw From Compass Dr. Gabriela Popa, Assistant Professor of Physics at the Ohio University Zanesville campus. encourages her students to take the classroom experience and build on the knowledge gained through research opportunities at the students’ comfort level. Frazier Baker, a 2014 Tri-Valley High School graduate under the […]

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September 25, 2014 at 9:51 amNews

Post-Doc Eremenko Works with Elster on Reactions with Exotic Nuclei

Post-Doc Eremenko Works with Elster on Reactions with Exotic Nuclei

Vasily Eremenko is a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Physics and Astronomy‘s Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics. He works with Professor Charlotte Elster. In honor of National Postdoc Appreciation Week Sept. 15-19, the Office of Research Communications is spotlighting Ohio University postdoctoral fellows across campus. Eremenko recently participated […]

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September 25, 2014 at 9:50 amResearch