Archive for January, 2020

Harrington Gives Keynote at Analytix 2020 in Japan

Dr. Peter de B. Harrington

Dr. Peter Harrington is the keynote speaker at Analytix 2020 in Osaka, Japan, where he also will be the keynote session chair. Harrington, recently named a Presidential Research Scholar, is Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Ohio University. The keynote presentation is “Chemometrics for the Masses: How to Easily Improve […]

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January 11, 2020 at 12:54 pmResearch

Cimatu and Students Author ACS Papers on Molecularly Imprinted Polymers, Substituted Monomers

Cimatu and Students Author ACS Papers on Molecularly Imprinted Polymers, Substituted Monomers

Dr. Katherine Cimatu and students in her lab recently published two papers, one on molecularly imprinted polymers with Dr. Imee Su Martinez and graduate students from the University of the Philippines – Diliman and one on substituted monomers authored solely by the Cimatu lab. Cimatu is Associate Professor of Chemistry& […]

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January 11, 2020 at 9:08 amResearch

Happy Beginnings | Sormaz Seeks New Challenges Teaching in Japan

Olga Sormaz in her office at Chubu University

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Ohio University alumna Olga Sormaz BA ’15, MA ’18 is always seeking out new challenges. She spent a year in a British school during her middle […]

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January 10, 2020 at 11:00 amAlumni

Alumni | Bessey Enjoys Life Sciences Advising and Teaching

Sarah Bessey

Sarah Bessey ’14 is an Academic Advisor and Instructor in the Life Sciences First Year Program at North Carolina State University. This is a program for incoming first year students who are interested in Life Science majors. Students take a common curriculum of life science courses, which includes a one […]

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January 10, 2020 at 8:04 amAlumni

Paxton Says Altruism Class Examined Bailey’s Trail, Gentrification in Chauncey

Dr. Julia Paxton

The Athens News quoted Dr. Julia Paxton in a story headlined “Baileys Trail: Opportunities & challenges for Chauncey: Chauncey’s new mayor says trail system can help community, but has fears about gentrification.” Paxton is Professor of Economics at Ohio University. Ohio University economics professor Julia Paxton said last week that […]

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January 9, 2020 at 4:45 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Chair’s Message | Welcoming Alumna from Malaysia, Celebrating Open House

Dr. David Ingram

January 2020 Alumni e-newsletter Greetings to friends and alumni of the Department of Physics & Astronomy. Fall was a busy term. In October one of our alums, Professor Zainuriah Hassan (Ph.D. 1998, Marty Kordesch), came all the way from Malaysia to receive the College of Arts & Sciences Notable Alumni […]

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January 9, 2020 at 10:13 amAlumni

Alumni | Damiani Excited About New Job as Judicial Staff Attorney at the Ohio Court of Claims

Amber Damiani

2019 was a whirlwind of a year for Amber Damiani ’15 ’16M! In the spring, she graduated summa cum laude from Capital University Law School after completing three years of law school. Following graduation and studying all summer, she sat for the July 2019 bar exam. Then, on November 12, […]

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January 9, 2020 at 9:23 amAlumni