Archive for February, 2018

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

Stender Explores Ratio of Silica to Gold in Red Stained Glass

Anthony Stender in his microscopy lab at Clippinger. He joined NQPI in March 2017.

In a newly published journal article, Dr. Anthony Stender and his collaborators studied the optical properties of porous silica particles that were covered with varying amounts of smaller gold nanoparticles. Stender, Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Ohio University, is a co-author on “Monitoring the Stimulated Uncapping Process of […]

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February 21, 2018 at 3:22 pmResearch

Bernstein Headed to Germany to Give Keynote on Kant’s Legal Theory and Global Justice

Dr.  Alyssa Bernstein

Dr. Alyssa Bernstein is one of two keynote speakers at a conference on “Kant’s Legal Theory and Global Justice” on June 29-30 at the University of Bayreuth in Germany. Bernstein is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Ohio University. “Kant’s legal theory has long been ignored in debates on global justice,” […]

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February 21, 2018 at 12:58 pmResearch

Food Sovereignty Collaboration Brings Ecuadorian Faculty to OHIO

R. Montúfar, T. Moran, M. Nally, D. Bikowski, & M. Ayala at the Community Food Initiatives’ Seed to Sustainability Workshop in Athens, January 2018

By Dawn Bikowski Director of the English Language Improvement Program How do the seed-saving practices in Southeast Ohio compare with the struggles and triumphs of food sovereignty in the Andes of Ecuador? Dr. Rommel Montúfar (Biological Sciences, Pontíficia Universidad Católica del Ecuador), and Michael Ayala (Agricultural Sciences, Universidad Central del […]

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February 21, 2018 at 10:22 amNews