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Sophomore’s Photo Is 2018 Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp

Sophomore’s Photo Is 2018 Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp

A garter snake photograph by Ohio University sophomore Ryan Wagner was chosen as the official 2018 Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp photograph. Wagner snapped the winning photo during summer fieldwork while the harmless garter “glared defiantly” at him. Wagner is a Biological Sciences-Wildlife and Conservation major. The Ohio Department of Natural […]

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December 7, 2017 at 11:18 amIn Class News

Molina Herrera Wins First Place in OPIE Writing Contest

Molina Herrera Wins First Place in OPIE Writing Contest

  Ricardo Molina Herrera won first place in the Ohio Program of Intensive English Writing Contest, organized this semester by the OPIE Ambassadors. For the contest, participants submitted a four- to five-paragraph essay in response to one of the following topics: 1). Describe your life as an OHIO student; 2) Describe what […]

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December 6, 2017 at 2:38 pmIn Class News

Happy Beginnings | Barker Talks about Role in Anti-Human Trafficking in Ohio

Casey Tisdale, Bryttani Barker, Alexis Lowe, and Nicole Kaufman

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. by Logan Stark ’20 Bryttani Barker ’12 ’16M, currently working with the Salvation Army of Central Ohio as the Anti-Human Trafficking Coordinator, visited Dr. Nicole Kaufman’s SOC […]

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December 5, 2017 at 3:26 pmAlumni In Class

Former Gov. Ted Strickland Visits Sociology Classes during Fall Semester

From left, former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland, Dr. Rachel Terman, Kaitlyn McNeely, Samantha Miller, Amoriya, Hannah Veerkamp, Wendy Weyers

In addition to spending time with the Wealth & Poverty theme this semester, former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland also spent some time in sociology classes. In Dr. Nicole Kaufman’s Punishment and Society class, Strickland talked about the possible roots of the punitive culture in authoritarian child-rearing practices, problems with the […]

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December 4, 2017 at 11:30 amIn Class News

Studying in Spain Provides Incredible Learning Opportunities

Studying in Spain Provides Incredible Learning Opportunities

From Compass Keith Woodall’s students learn a great deal of Spanish in their classes at Ohio University, but he is always amazed to see how living and studying in Spain rapidly expands and enhances their knowledge of the language. Through their involvement in a study away program in Spain offered […]

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November 20, 2017 at 12:28 pmIn Class News

Spanish Students Learn Culture Through Theater Visit

Marietta College is hosted Tres Vidas, a chamber music theatre work.

Students from the Spanish Club and Intermediate Spanish courses attended the play Tres Vidas at Marietta College on Oct. 13 with their instructors Liliana Alvarez, Joanna Mitchell and Nelson Hippolyte. “It was Friday the 13th, but it was a great day for us!” said Mitchell. “The students got to hear […]

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November 17, 2017 at 3:33 pmIn Class News

Food Studies Visits Engineering Learning Community about Eating Local

Food Studies Visits Engineering Learning Community about Eating Local

Food Studies theme students Rachel McDonald, Joy Kostansek, and Ohio University alum Alexandria Polanosky visited a freshman engineering learning community taught by Hannah Stillons on Nov. 15. This visit was a follow up from the Food on Film screening of Food Evolution on Oct. 19. The Food Studies students engaged […]

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November 15, 2017 at 7:33 pmIn Class News