Archive for November, 2021

Plant Club students dig the outdoors and help community

Removing grasses around the loofahs, peppers, tomatillos and onions in the Baker Center Edible Garden. The loofah plant has yellow flowers.

From Ohio University News By Kim Thompson Associate Professor of Instruction, Environmental & Plant Biology Sustainable Living Hub Leader Members of Ohio University’s Plant Club come from multiple colleges and majors, but they have one thing in common. They are interested in engaging with our natural resources and in hiking, […]

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November 29, 2021 at 11:17 amNews

First-time competitors win awards at in-person Mock Trial Tournament

From left, Megan Taylor and Leighton Heiner

From Ohio University News With only five short weeks of preparation, the Ohio University Mock Trial Team competed at Ohio State University’s Scarlet and Grey Mock Trial Tournament in October, with two first-time competitors winning awards. The tournament was conducted in-person, OHIO’s first in-person tournament since February 2020. OHIO Mock […]

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November 24, 2021 at 8:21 amNews

Provost Undergraduate Research Fund offers awards to 28 OHIO students

Mallory Stowe and Caleb Sunderhaus, two awardees from the Painting + Drawing program in the School of Art + Design. Photos provided by the artists.

From Ohio University News The Ohio University Provost Undergraduate Research Fund (PURF) awards program has provided 28 students with a total of $34,764 in funding for their original research, scholarship and creative work this fall. The Provost Undergraduate Research Fund awards are administered by the Research Division. The program received 52 proposals […]

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November 23, 2021 at 2:20 pmNews

Advising Tip: Remember to Have Fun!

Morning on the bike path. Photo by Ben Siegel

From Ohio University News Editor’s Note: This series is prepared by success advisors in the College of Arts & Sciences. By Chris Hitchcock College of Arts & Sciences Success Advisor While we do need to study and work diligently to be successful, we also need time to unwind and clear […]

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November 18, 2021 at 10:54 amNews

Alumni News | Abigail Mulligan puts M.A. in Law, Justice & Culture to work helping renters in need during COVID

Abigail Mulligan

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. From Ohio University News Helping people facing eviction during the pandemic rocked Abigail Mulligan’s world as she dealt with the in-person reality of what she’d studied […]

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November 17, 2021 at 1:34 pmAlumni News

Record number of students admitted to selective Law, Justice & Culture Certificate

Spring 2015 students on Shankill Road in Northern Ireland during spring break study abroad course.

From Ohio University News The Center for Law, Justice & Culture announces that 32 Ohio University students have been admitted to the Undergraduate Certificate in Law, Justice & Culture, 25 to the fall 2022 cohort and seven to a spring 2023 cohort. This is the ninth year of the selective […]

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November 17, 2021 at 11:27 amNews

Institute for the Empirical Study of Language celebrates 25 years of collaboration, camaraderie

IESL faculty and student members at a social gathering in 2014 [from left: Ms. Anita Belfiore, Ms. Ariadna Sánchez-Hernádez, Dr. Emilia Alonso-Sameño, Dr. Danny Moates, Dr. Chao-Yang Lee and Dr. Li Xu]

From Ohio University News The Institute for the Empirical Study of Language is marking its 25th anniversary this fall by celebrating the collaboration and camaraderie of a small group of faculty and their impact on language research at Ohio University. IESL is an interdisciplinary program with faculty and students from […]

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November 17, 2021 at 11:22 amNews