Archive for February, 2018

Food Studies Hosts Student Focus Group

Food Studies Hosts Student Focus Group

Food Studies is always looking ahead at the future of the program and recently held a focus group to engage the student perspective. Participants shared vibrant stories of how they found their way to the program, often being lead through their personal interests in food and health. After saying the […]

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February 22, 2018 at 4:33 pmEvents News Students in the News

Biology Grad Students Take First, Second in 3 Minute Thesis Competition

Silvana Duran Ortiz

From Research Communications Two College of Arts & Sciences graduate students, both in Biological Sciences, took first and second place in Ohio University’s third annual 3 Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition on Feb. 21. The 3MT® competition was developed by The University of Queensland in 2008 to help graduate students hone […]

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February 22, 2018 at 3:30 pmNews

Baker Peace Announces Theme: Populism, the Press, and Election of 2016

Ken P. Stern

The theme for the 2018 Baker Peace Conference on March 22 and 23 is “Populism, the Press, and the Election of 2016.” The keynote speakers and panelists will examine the upsurge of populism during the 2016 presidential election in the United States as well as elsewhere in the world. The […]

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February 22, 2018 at 2:17 pmNews

Ohio University Recognizes Hao, Malinski for Patents

President M. Duane Nellis awards Tadeusz Malinski with a U.S. patent plaque. Photo credit: Evan Leonard.

From Research Communications Two Chemistry & Biochemistry professors were recognized at the Ohio University Inventors Dinner for patents they received. The dinner recognized individuals who engaged with the university’s Technology Transfer Office over the past year to commercialize their research findings, by protecting their intellectual property through the patent process. […]

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February 22, 2018 at 11:04 amResearch

Apply Now for Americorps Positions in Athens, Washington Counties

COMCorps, an AmeriCorps program housed in OHIO’s Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, is taking applications from those interested in serving approximately 38 hours each week in Athens or Washington county, serving at schools, local nonprofits and government agencies. In return for 1,700 hours of service, members receive a $13,732 living […]

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February 22, 2018 at 10:36 amAnnouncements

Graduate Student Senate Needs Department Reps from Arts & Sciences

By Maria Modayil President to the Graduate Student Senate We have several positions on Graduate Student Senate open for your departments and college. As you are aware, shared governance is a very important part of the current University administration. Graduate students affairs and needs are important to President M. Duane […]

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February 22, 2018 at 9:10 amAnnouncements

Deadlines Extended for Summer and Fall Study Abroad, Study Away Programs

Many of the Office of Global Opportunities’ summer and fall 2018 programs have extended their applications deadlines. Most of these programs are open to all majors. Out-of-state and international students also can get big savings because the non-resident surcharge is waived for all OGO study away programs. Programs with a […]

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February 22, 2018 at 8:14 amAnnouncements