Archive for June, 2018

Kruse, Cimatu Present at ACS Colloids and Surface Science Symposium

Dr. Katherine Cimatu presents  at the 92nd ACS Colloids and Surface Science Symposium.

Adelaide “Addy” Kruse ’19, an Honors Tutorial College undergraduate student, and Dr. Katherine Cimatu, Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Ohio University, presented at the 92nd ACS Colloids and Surface Science Symposium at Penn State University in June. Kruse gave a very impressive talk on her recent work about […]

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June 18, 2018 at 3:42 pmResearch

Meteorology Students Chase Storms in Tornado Alley, Featured in U.S. News

The group races east toward a supercell in the Texas panhandle, attempting to get ahead of the forward flank downdraft.

Eighteen meteorology students from Ohio University packed their bags and headed west to the Central and Southern Plains’ Tornado Alley. On the trip, students directly observe deep, moist atmospheric convection and its associated phenomena, including single-cell, multi-cell, and supercell storms, which can produce squall lines, hail, lightning, and tornadoes. The […]

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June 18, 2018 at 1:32 pmIn Class In the News Students in the News

Alumni News | NY Times Hires Griffith to Cover Silicon Valley Startups

The New York Times announced Ohio University alum Erin Griffith ’05 will be its new startup and venture capital reporter, to be based in San Francisco. Connect with Griffith on LinkedIn. While earning her journalism degree at OHIO, Griffith also earned a Women’s Studies Certificate from the College of Arts […]

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June 18, 2018 at 11:47 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Jellison Quoted Extensively in New Zealand story on Melania Trump

Dr. Katherine Jellison

Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor and Chair of History at Ohio University, is quoted extensively in a New Zealand NOTED story headlined “Melania Trump: The reluctant First Lady.” “A hallmark of her experience as a candidate’s wife and First Lady so far has been one public humiliation after another,” Ohio University […]

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June 18, 2018 at 10:40 amFaculty in the News In the News

Alumni News | Sports Columnist: Blind Baseball? C’mon, How’s That Possible?

Dr. David Wanczyk

Sports columnist Chip Ainsworth of the Greenfield Recorder reviewed a new book on beep baseball by Ohio University alum and English faculty member Dr. David Wanczyk in a story headlined “Keeping Score: An outta sight sport.” Wanczyk authored the first book about blind baseball, Beep: Inside the Unseen World of […]

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June 18, 2018 at 10:33 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Psychologist Inducted into Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame

Gail J. Rymer, Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame

The Parkersburg News and Sentinel reports that Ohio University alum Gail Rymer was inducted into the Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame. Rymer earned a B.S. in Biological Sciences from the College of Arts & Sciences, followed by an M.Ed. in Community Agency Counseling and a Ph.D. in School Counseling […]

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June 18, 2018 at 9:48 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | NY Times Wedding Announcement Says Couple Met at OHIO

Martin Gehres

Two Ohio University alum had their June 16 wedding announced in the New York Times. Julie Rebecca Forman and Martin William Gehres were married June 16 by Rabbi Jake Rubin at Early Mountain Vineyards in Madison, Va. The couple, both 28, met at Ohio University, from which they graduated. Gehres […]

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June 18, 2018 at 9:20 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News