Archive for May, 2018

Grad Practicum Experience Leads to Job as Case Manager

Lillia Sammler

Lillia Sammler ’17 opted for the Practicum track in the Sociology Graduate Program and is glad she did. Connect with her on LinkedIn. She graduated with her B.A. degrees in Psychology and Sociology-Criminology in 2017 and started the Masters in Sociology program that fall semester. She finished up all of […]

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May 24, 2018 at 9:30 amAlumni

Alumni News | Phipps Leaves Retirement to Treat Opioid Epidemic in Washington County

Brent Phipps

By Brent Phipps ’89M It was harder to move away from southern Ohio than I imagined. Eastern North Carolina likes cake. Not much in the way of fruit pies, like apple or blackberry. That seems to be more a western North Carolina item. I had ridden most of the roads […]

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May 24, 2018 at 8:11 amAlumni

Minutes of the Rural Women’s Studies Association (RWSA) Meeting, 2018

Rural Women’s Studies Association RWSA Business Meeting Saturday, May 19, 2018 Kudos to Katherine Jellison as meeting organizer. Invitation to others to join the organization, and to check out the FB page and blog. Approval of minutes from Grand Rapids: moved by Debra Reid, second by Cherisse Jones-Branch, moved. One […]

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May 23, 2018 at 4:51 pmUncategorized

Poggione Quoted on Establishment Republicans Rallying Behind Gonzalez

Dr. Sarah Poggione

Dr. Sarah Poggione, Associate Professor and Chair of Political Science at Ohio University, was quoted in a Center for Public Integrity story headlined “Negative Energy: An Ohio legislator defied energy lobbyists. Then a “dark money” group helped sink her congressional campaign.” Christina Hagan, a state representative who was running in the […]

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May 23, 2018 at 7:43 amFaculty in the News In the News

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 Linguistics Department hosted a series of colloquia covering 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 that I can immediately […]

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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