Archive for November, 2015

Psychology Grad Students to Present at International Conference on Eating Disorders

Congrats to Psychology graduate students Shelby Martin and Akanksha Srivastav, who had their abstracts accepted for poster presentations at the 2016 International Conference on Eating Disorders, which will be held May 5-7, 2016, in San Francisco.

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November 30, 2015 at 1:37 pmResearch

Racine Presents ‘Individuals with Anorexia Nervosa Have Difficulties Regulating Emotions’

Dr. Sarah Racine

Dr. Sarah Racine, Assistant Professor of Psychology at Ohio University, presented her research on “Individuals with anorexia nervosa have difficulties regulating their emotions: Results from the emotion-modulated startle paradigm” at the 2015 Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Convention, held Nov. 12-15, in Chicago. Her presentation was part of a […]

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November 30, 2015 at 1:25 pmResearch

Economics Alum Discusses Benchmarking Company Growth to GDP

Robert Fry

“There are two main reasons why gross domestic product might not be a good benchmark for your company’s volume growth,” writes alum Robert Fry in a column on “Economic Outlook | Growing with GDP … or Not.” Fry earned a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Ohio University’s Honors Tutorial College. […]

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November 25, 2015 at 1:44 pmAlumni in the News In the News

DNA Unzipped on the College Green

Students begin to unwind the "DNA strands" as Dr. Hua describes the process of DNA replication.

By Sydney Dawes Dr. Zhihua Hua took his PBIO 2050 class outside for a hands-on DNA replication demonstration near Alumni Gateway, making some physical impressions of science on Ohio University’s College Green. “Biotech: Lab to Life,” new this semester, is an Environmental and Plant Biology course focusing on biotechnology, genetic […]

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November 25, 2015 at 11:42 amIn Class News

Smith Article Named ACS Editors’ Choice

The schematic shows a STM tip scanning over a c(6x12) reconstructed GaN(0001) surface at liquid helium temperature (-451 degrees F).

Dr. Arthur Smith’s article on “Native Gallium Adatoms Discovered on Atomically-Smooth Gallium Nitride Surfaces at Low Temperature” was named an ACS Editors’ Choice and provided as part of the open access initiative. A limited number of peer-reviewed research articles from ACS journals are selected as Editors’ Choice. The selection of […]

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November 24, 2015 at 4:25 pmResearch

Physics Student Captures National Award at AVS Symposium

Andrada Mandru

Physics & Astronomy graduate student Andrada Mandru won one of three national-level named student awards in October at the AVS (American Vacuum Society) International Symposium in San Jose, CA. She made two presentations at the symposium and also won a second award in the Magnetic Interfaces & Nanostructures Division. Mandru […]

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November 24, 2015 at 3:53 pmResearch

CLJC Spotlights Journalism Alum | Faroniya Law Firm Does Business Litigation, Criminal Defense

Yousef Faroniya

Center for Law, Justice & Culture’s alum Yousef Faroniya is the founder and CEO of YMF Inc., the Law Office of Yousef M. Faroniya, where he serves client’s interests in business litigation, criminal defense, landlord-tenant law, and other matters. A native of Cleveland, Faroniya attended Ohio University as one of […]

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November 24, 2015 at 11:51 amAlumni News