Archive for June, 2016

Meet the Orientation Leaders | Alex Hamlin Says ‘Relax’

Alex Hamlin

“My favorite memory from my first year is how much fun I had being involved in the Marching 110,” shares Bobcat Student Orientation Leader Alex Hamlin ’17. “I’m a Biological Sciences major from Wooster who has loved every second of his OHIO experience so far!” says the senior. “I wish […]

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June 20, 2016 at 6:55 pmNews

Meet the Orientation Leaders | Hannah Shinn Says Bring a 10-Foot iPhone Charger Cord

Hannah Shinn

Bobcat Student Orientation Leader Hannah Shinn ’17 has a very practical piece of advice for Bobcats in the Class of 2020: “Bring a 10-foot-long iPhone charger to reach the loft beds.” A Biological Sciences–Pre-Professional major, Shinn says she wants to be an orthopedic surgeon who specializes on hands. At her […]

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June 20, 2016 at 6:06 pmNews

Biology Alum Joins CDC to Fight Disease in World Hot Spots

Dr. Rupa Narra

Ohio University alum Dr. Rupa Narra ’01  is embarking on a “career traveling to trouble spots in the world helping fight illness and disease,” reports the Toledo Blade. Narra earned a B.S. in Biological Sciences–Pre-Medicine from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. Dr. Narra, 38, is about […]

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June 20, 2016 at 2:44 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Meet the Orientation Leaders | Mercedes Lewis Met Best Friend at BSO

Mercedes Lewis

Mercedes Lewis ’17 met one of her best friends at BSO three years ago. Now she’s a Bobcat Student Orientation Leader passing on her passion for Ohio University to the Class of 2020. A junior English major, Lewis loves “being a part of the Bobcat family.” She also enjoys “yoga, […]

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June 16, 2016 at 3:54 pmNews

International Conference on Algebra Honors Distinguished Professor Emeritus Jain

Professors Surender Jain and Leonid Bokut

The second International Conference on Algebra honors two professors, including Ohio University’s Dr. Surender K. Jain, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Mathematics. The second International Conference on Algebra in Honour of Leonid Bokut and Surender K. Jain is Aug. 26-29 in Turkey. “The center of the conference is to bring together researchers and […]

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June 16, 2016 at 1:07 pmNews

English Alum Heads to Bogotá on Fulbright Scholarship

Grace Pauley at the at El Cajas National Park outside Cuenca, Ecuador

Ohio University alum Grace Pauley ’16 has earned a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship to support her upcoming 10-month research project in Bogotá, Colombia. Pauley, who majored in English and minored in Spanish, finds that the combination of these majors has prepared her for an international research experience. She also has […]

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June 15, 2016 at 9:47 amAlumni News

English Doctoral Students and Professor Present at Conference

Aaron Babcock speaks at the Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature

Three English doctoral students and one faculty member presented their work on June 3 at the 46th Annual Society for the Study of Midwestern Literature conference at Michigan State University. Third-year students Aaron Babcock and Kristin Distel co-chaired a panel titled “Gender, Androgyny, and the Inscrutable Body in Sherwood Anderson’s […]

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June 15, 2016 at 9:33 amNews