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Alumni News | Gorscak Co-Authors Discovery of New Dinosaur with Heart-Shaped Tail

Dr. Pat O'Connor (left) and Dr. Eric Gorscak work in their lab at Ohio documenting fossil discoveries.

 Ohio University alumnus Dr. Eric Gorscak and Dr. Patrick O’Connor just published new exciting fossil discoveries from eastern Africa in PLOS ONE.  Gorscak is currently a research associate at the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago and new assistant professor at the Midwestern University in Downers Grove, just […]

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February 18, 2019 at 10:27 amAlumni Research

Alumni News | Gov. DeWine Appoints Carey as Appalachia Office Director

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine announced the appointment of Ohio University alum John Carey ’81 as the Director of the Governor’s Office of Appalachia in a Feb. 1 news release. Connect with Carey on LinkedIn. Carey earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the College of Arts & Sciences at […]

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February 16, 2019 at 1:11 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Career Corner | Alum Leaps from Internship to Career with Wayne National Forest

Career Corner | Alum Leaps from Internship to Career with Wayne National Forest

by Kristin Distel At Wayne National Forest, OHIO alum Kyle Brooks (’17) has established a career that perfectly combines his interests and talents. Since June 2018, Brooks, who majored in Wildlife and Conservation Biology, has worked as the WNF Photojournalism Resource Assistant, which is part of the National Forest’s Resource […]

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February 16, 2019 at 12:18 pmAlumni

Alumni Invited to Participate in Volunteer Alumni Admissions Network

Alumni Invited to Participate in Volunteer Alumni Admissions Network

Ohio University alumni are invited to participate in the Volunteer Alumni Admissions Network. “Through your involvement, you serve as OHIO’s personal link to prospective students, their parents, and guidance counselors in your community. You are part of a team of volunteers whose energy, knowledge, and personal perspective gives prospective Bobcats […]

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February 7, 2019 at 1:23 pmAlumni Announcements News

Alumni News | Eltzroth Helped Boost Population of Western Bluebirds

Elsie Kollin Eltzroth

Ohio University alumna Elsie Kollin Eltzroth ’47 known in Oregon as the Bluebird Lady, died Feb. 1 at the age of 95 and will be buried in Arlington National Cemetery. She earned a B.S. in Biological Sciences-Clinical Laboratory cum laude in 1947 from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. […]

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February 7, 2019 at 9:04 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Kaufman Applies Lessons Learned as Contemporary History Student

Dr. Scott Kaufman

Contemporary History Institute alum Dr. Scott Kaufman earned a Ph.D. in History in 1998 from Ohio University, finishing his dissertation under the direction of Dr. Chester Pach. In 2001 he joined the staff of Francis Marion University in Florence, S.C., and is now a Francis Marion University Board of Trustees Research […]

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February 4, 2019 at 1:58 pmAlumni

Alumni News | Fischer is Obstetrician and Gynecologist with TriHealth

Dr .Jessica L. Fischer

Ohio University alum Jessica L. Fischer D.O. is an obstetrician and gynecologist with TriHealth, a Physician Hospital Organization. She earned a B.S. in Biological Sciences Pre-Medicine from the College of Arts & Sciences. Her interests “include general gynecology, routine and high-risk obstetrics and basic infertility. She cares for obstetric and […]

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February 3, 2019 at 2:35 pmAlumni