Archive for May, 2018

Lybarger Talks about Palestinian Experiences in eCampus Spotlight Sunday

Dr. Loren Lybarger

Dr. Loren Lybarger, Associate Professor of Classics & World Religions, is featured by eCampus in its Spotlight Sunday social media series. Lybarger is teaching CLWR 3330 Introduction to Islam this summer for eCampus. “My interest in Islam and Muslim societies and cultures goes all the way back to the very […]

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May 21, 2018 at 2:32 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Linguistics | A Recap of this Year’s Colloquia Series

Linguistics | A Recap of this Year’s Colloquia Series

    The Department of Linguistics hosted a series of colloquia which covered a wide range of topics and themes. Students benefited from the colloquia in developing their skills as researchers and as academic writers, noting that the “sessions have been extremely helpful on a practical level, providing useful information […]

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May 21, 2018 at 1:56 pmNews

Career Corner | Internship Available at Rock Creek Park in D.C.

The Chesapeake Watershed Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit is seeking to fill an internship position in Rock Creek Park for an Outreach Coordinator. The full-time internship is in Washington, D.C., and provides a living allowance of $465 per week and may qualify for an Americorps education award. Relevant to students with […]

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May 21, 2018 at 1:52 pmAnnouncements

Viorel Popescu to be Featured on WATH 970 Talk Show, May 23

Dr. Viorel Popescu

From Research News Dr. Viorel Popescu, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences in Ohio University’s College of Arts & Sciences, will be the featured guest on the Party Line talk show with Dave Palmer on WATH radio from 9 to 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 23. Listeners can tune in to […]

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May 21, 2018 at 11:39 amFaculty in the News In the News

OPIE Zone: International Conversation Hour, June 5, 12 and 19

OPIE Zone: International Conversation Hour, June 5, 12 and 19

  Welcome to Week 2 of the summer 2018  OPIE Zone Newsletter. International Conversation Hour Dates: June 5, 12 and 19 at Jefferson 160 from 6-7 p.m. This is an opportunity for OPIE students to meet with other people from Ohio University and practice their English skills in an informal […]

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May 18, 2018 at 4:27 pmAnnouncements News

Anthropology’s Musaraj Co-Edits ‘Money at the Margins’

Dr. Smoki Musaraj

Dr. Smoki Musaraj, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, co-edited the volume, Money at the Margins: Global Perspectives on Technology, Financial Inclusion, and Design, which explores changes in the uses and meanings of money in various sites across the Global South. The book, published by Berghahn Books, is part of The Human […]

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May 18, 2018 at 1:52 pmResearch

Interns Go to Work on Wayne Bailey’s Mountain Bike, Acorn Fire Projects

Interns Go to Work on Wayne Bailey’s Mountain Bike, Acorn Fire Projects

by Kristin Distel Ten Ohio University students are spending their summer gaining invaluable hands-on experience as they intern at Wayne National Forest. The majority of the interns’ time will be spent assisting with two major Wayne National Forest initiatives—the Bailey’s Mountain Bike Project, where student interns are “integral” to the […]

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May 18, 2018 at 1:23 pmNews