Archive for July, 2020

OHIO News | Perez Sheldon Name Cutler Scholars Executive Director

Dr. Myrna Perez Sheldon

Dr. Myrna Perez Sheldon, Assistant Professor of Classics & World Religions, was named the new executive director of Ohio University’s Cutler Scholars program, reports Ohio University News in a story headlined “Cutler Scholars Program names new executive director.” Perez Sheldon, an assistant professor in the Department of Classics and World […]

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July 13, 2020 at 1:21 pmNews

Law Center, Alumni Take High School Summer Law & Trial Institute Virtual for 2020

Marisa Saber

With the help of alumni and student mentors, the Center for Law, Justice & Culture is taking the Summer Law & Trial Institute online, bringing a summer experience in law to high school students, most of them from Southeastern Ohio. The program, now in its fifth year, will run from July […]

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July 13, 2020 at 1:03 pmNews

OHIO News | Fogt, Clem Publish on Record South Pole Warming

Dr. Ryan Fogt at the Geographic South Pole

The South Pole has been warming at more than three times the global average over the past 30 years, according to research led by Dr. Ryan Fogt, professor of Geography, and OHIO alumnus Kyle Clem,” Ohio University News reports in a story headlined “Ohio University professor Ryan Fogt, alum Kyle […]

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July 13, 2020 at 12:54 pmResearch

OHIO News | Myers Probes New Ways to Focus in on Antibiotic Resistance

Mason Myers

“Ohio University student Mason Myers, a senior chemistry major in the Honors Tutorial College (HTC) and recently named Goldwater Scholar, has been researching ways on how to focus in on molecules in regards to antibiotic resistance research,” reports Ohio University News in a story headlined “OHIO Goldwater student’s research shows […]

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July 13, 2020 at 12:29 pmResearch

OHIO News | Green Roof Takes Root on Schoonover

From left, an Omni Ecosystems employee explains the irrigation system to Elaine Goetz and project manager Brody Bauers.

“Schoonover Center is a little greener after the installation of a green roof over the main lobby was completed on July 2. The green roof has added benefits by supporting student learning and engaging the OHIO community in a sustainability mission,” reports Ohio University News in a story headlined “Schoonover […]

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July 13, 2020 at 12:12 pmNews

OHIO Mock Trial Students Virtually Prepare for Summer Trial Competition

Ohio University Mock Trial students prepare case for virtual trial

The Ohio University Mock Trial Team is spending the summer preparing for a mock trial to take place on Aug. 13 in a virtual courtroom. Through the use of video-conferencing technology and shared, electronic documents, a group of 10 students are working in teams to prepare all the components of […]

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July 7, 2020 at 12:23 pmNews

92 Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, 5 Awarded for Highest GPA

Alli Mancz

Ninety-two students were inducted into the Lambda of Ohio chapter of Phi Beta Kappa for the 2019-20 academic year, and five students received a cash prize and the Thomas A. Wolfe Award for highest GPA among the 2020 inductees. Inductees were juniors and seniors from four OHIO colleges: Arts & […]

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