Archive for July, 2015

Master of Financial Economics Program Ranks #9 in Nation

Bentley Annex, home of the History Department at Ohio University

Ohio University’s Master of Financial Economics program is ranked #9 in the Financial Engineer’s 2015 Master of Financial Economics Rankings, the most comprehensive rankings for graduate financial economics programs in the United States. The ranking methodology includes: 30% Mean GMAT Scores 25% Mean Starting Salary and Bonus 15% Mean Undergraduate GPA 15% Acceptance […]

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July 21, 2015 at 8:15 pmNews

Supreme Court Justice Attends CLJC Alumni Reception

Center for Law, Justice & Culture Alumni Reception with Ohio Supreme Court Justice O'Neill Alumni Event

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture hosted an alumni and prospective student reception on Friday, July 17, 2015.  The reception took place in the center offices and was attended by 25 alumni, prospective students, current students, faculty, staff, and members of the Athens legal community. Among those in attendance was […]

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July 21, 2015 at 2:23 pmAlumni News

English Alum Named Multicultural Access & Retention Director

Marlene De La Cruz-Guzman, Director Office of Multicultural Student Access and Retention

The Ohio University Office for Diversity and Inclusion recently hired OHIO alum Marlene De La Cruz-Guzman ’14Ph.D. as the new Director of the Office for Multicultural Student Access and Retention. In 2014, De La Cruz-Guzman earned a Ph.D. in African literature in English from Ohio University. De La Cruz-Guzman has […]

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July 20, 2015 at 1:52 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

McCarthy Quoted on Invasive Species Kudzu

Dr. Brian McCarthy

Dr. Brian McCarthy, Associate Dean of the Ohio University College of Arts & Sciences and Professor of Environmental & Plant Biology, was quoted in an Athens Messenger story on “‘The vine that ate the South’ also has a major presence in Southeast Ohio.” Kudzu is one of at least a […]

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July 13, 2015 at 5:52 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Geography Alum Named Ohio Sea Grant Educator in Cleveland

Ohio University alum Scott Hardy ’98 is the new Ohio Sea Grant Extension educator based in Cleveland, reports the Beacon News. Hardy earned a B.S. in Environmental Geography from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. “Sea Grant is not only excited about adding a new Extension educator […]

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July 13, 2015 at 5:15 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Biology Alum ‘Cooks Up New Solar Oven’

Patrick Sherwin's GoSun Stove, from his LInkedIn page.

“In Patrick Sherwin’s ideal world, technology and nature would combine to create a constant cycle of renewable energy,” writes Annie Yamson in a special “Ohio firm cooks up new type of solar oven” to the Legal News. Sherwin is a 2001 alum of the College of Arts & Sciences at […]

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July 9, 2015 at 9:15 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

English Alum Named to Ohio University Board of Trustees

Peggy Viehweger, Ohio University trustee

College of Arts & Sciences alum Peggy J. Viehweger was recently appointed to a nine-year term to the Ohio University Board of Trustees by Ohio Gov. John Kasich. In October, Viehweger received a College of Arts & Sciences Distinguished Alumni Award. The Loveland, Ohio, resident’s term began June 29 and ends […]

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July 9, 2015 at 8:33 pmAlumni News