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Vedder: Taxpayers Shouldn’t Get Stuck with $1.5 trillion Loan Default Tab

Dr. Richard Vedder

Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University, wrote the “pro” side of a column in the Daily Astorian headlined “Pro-Con: Should colleges foot the bill when students default on loans?” His column, run in many newspapers, was headlined “Taxpayers shouldn’t get stuck with a $1.5 trillion […]

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June 9, 2019 at 8:52 amFaculty in the News In the News

Rossner Named General Editor of Hollis Summers Poetry Prize

Dr. J. Allyn Rosser

From Compass The Ohio University Press welcomes esteemed poet and Professor of English J. Allyn Rosser as general editor of the annual Hollis Summers Poetry Prize. David Sanders, founder and general editor of the poetry prize, is retiring after 20 years of devoted service. Named for the distinguished poet who […]

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June 6, 2019 at 2:57 pmFaculty in the News In the News News

Rep. Stivers Recognizes Muhammad in Statement on International Education

Rebin Muhammad

From Compass and the Office of Global Affairs Ohio University graduate student Rebin Muhammad was recognized in the U.S. Congress recently as part of a statement by U.S. Rep. Steve Stivers about the importance of international education. Muhammad is a doctoral student and Teaching Assistant in Mathematics at OHIO. Stivers, who […]

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June 6, 2019 at 2:36 pmIn the News News Students in the News

College Fix: ‘Renowned Economist Offers More Than a Dozen Solutions for Fixing Higher Education’

College Fix: ‘Renowned Economist Offers More Than a Dozen Solutions for Fixing Higher Education’

The College Fix writes about a new book by Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University, in a story headlined “Renowned economist offers more than a dozen solutions for fixing higher education.” For six decades, Dr. Richard Vedder has been observing the politics and economics of higher […]

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June 6, 2019 at 8:59 amFaculty in the News In the News

Class of 2023 | Trimble Valedictorian to Study Psychology at OHIO

Jaelyn Sayers, valedictorian for Trimble High School’s Class of 2019 is headed to Ohio University this fall to study psychology, reports the Athens Messenger in a story headlined “Best friends graduate at top of Trimble class.” Sayers said her choice of pursuing a degree psychology stemmed from her mother, who […]

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June 6, 2019 at 8:35 amIn the News Students in the News

Malinski’s Work Noted in Story on ‘One Vitamin You Need to Prevent Heart Attacks’

Dr. Tadeusz Malinski

Personal Liberty founder Bob Livingston reported on research by Dr. Tadeusz Malinski, the Marvin & Ann Dilley White Chair and Distinguished Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Ohio University, in a story headlined “The one vitamin you need to prevent heart attacks.” I have been writing about this for years, […]

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June 6, 2019 at 8:01 amFaculty in the News In the News

Morning Call Features Houser in ‘Changing What We Know about Tornado Formation’

Dr. Jana Houser with University of Oklahoma’s Rapid-scan, X-band, polarimetric mobile radar (RaXPol).

The Morning Call featured Dr. Jana Houser, Assistant Professor of Geography at Ohio University, in story headlined “Emmaus grad is changing what we know about tornado formation.” Dr. Jana Houser, who grew up in the Lehigh Valley, is literally turning what we know about tornadoes upside down. Houser, a faculty […]

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June 4, 2019 at 11:24 amFaculty in the News In the News