Archive for December, 2017

ELIP Builds on International Certificate Program During IEW 2017

ELIP Builds on International Certificate Program During IEW 2017

By Mary Vandeman Professor Keeseok Cho from Cyber Hankuk University of Foreign Studies in South Korea loved having the opportunity to visit Ohio University during International Education Week. “What a beautiful and friendly campus! Ohio University reminds me of the picturesque images that Korean people have of Western Universities,” he […]

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December 14, 2017 at 8:32 amNews

Singh Interviewed on Pakistani Television, Book Published in His Honor

Dr. Amritjit Singh was invited to tour the Quaid-e-Azam Library in Lahore.

by Kristin Distel Dr. Amritjit Singh, Langston Hughes Professor of English and African American Studies, has had a year full of rich and wide-ranging activity. His career and scholarship were recently celebrated in multiple venues—an international television interview, a volume of essays published in his honor, and a story in […]

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December 14, 2017 at 7:51 amFaculty in the News In the News News

ffitch Publishes Essay on Standing Rock, Activism, and Parenting

Madeline ffitch

  English Ph.D. fiction candidate Madeline ffitch published a nonfiction essay in the latest issue of Granta. The essay, “When We Fight, We Have Our Children With Us,” has been exceptionally well-received and widely shared on social media and elsewhere. Excerpt: “… Friends ask me about being a parent who […]

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December 13, 2017 at 10:22 amResearch

Stender Quoted in Chemical & Engineering News about ‘Glowing Fingerprints’

Dr. Anthony Stender

Dr. Anthony Stender, Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, was quoted in an article headlined “Luminescent nanoparticles leave a glowing fingerprint” in Chemical & Engineering News. A new fingerprinting technique that uses long-lived luminescent nanoparticles provides sharp images of otherwise invisible prints (Anal. Chem. 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.7b03003). The method offers […]

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December 13, 2017 at 8:03 amFaculty in the News In the News

Alumni News | Knoblauch Discusses New Book, Teaching at Finlandia University

William Knoblauch

  Ohio University alum Dr. William “Bill” Knoblauch enjoys creating and teaching history courses at Finlandia University and authored his first book last spring. Knoblauch earned a Ph.D. in History in 2012 from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University along with a Certificate in Contemporary History from […]

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December 12, 2017 at 2:26 pmAlumni

Nadeau Presents History of Augustine Volcano’s Eruptions at AGU

Dr. Patricia Nadeau

Dr. Patricia Nadeau, Visiting Assistant Professor of Geological Sciences, presented her ongoing research at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting in New Orleans. Nadeau also is expanding this work with two senior geology majors who will travel to New York over the semester break to collect their own data on […]

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December 11, 2017 at 4:40 pmResearch

Alumni News | Shaw Curates Exhibit While in Grad School

Haley Shaw

Haley Shaw ’16 lives in Boulder, Colorado, and is earning her masters in Library and Information Sciences with a concentration in Museum Studies from Kent State University’s online program. While working on that degree she works part time and is also completing an internship at a small library on the […]

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December 11, 2017 at 8:39 amAlumni