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Goodwin’s New York Times Opinion Piece Inspires Radio Documentary

A New York Times opinion piece from last year written by Ohio University and Contemporary History Institute alum Gerald Goodwin ’14Ph.D. has spawned a radio documentary. Goodwin analyzes the experiences of African American soldiers during the Vietnam War and racial issues in the combat zone, research that he based on his 2014 doctoral dissertation, “Race […]

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October 18, 2018 at 12:38 pmAlumni Alumni in the News

Brookings Quotes Vedder on For-Profit Colleges

Dr. Richard Vedder

A Brookings Institution report quoted Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University, in an article headlined “Betsy DeVos and her cone of silence on for-profit colleges.” Not all that long ago, Republicans believed that career programs that used billions of federal dollars to train college students in specific […]

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October 17, 2018 at 10:49 amFaculty in the News In the News

Alumni News | Bauer & Lam Interviewed about ‘Time Scavengers’ Website

From left, Jen Bauer and Adriane Lam (photo from Time Scavengers)

Ohio University alumni Jen Bauer and Adriane Lam were quoted in a story headlined “Time Scavengers and Science Literacy: 6 Tips for Creating Online Resources ” that appeared on The Bridge: Connecting Science and Policy. Both earned the M.S. in Geology from the College of Arts & Sciences, Bauer in 2014 […]

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October 16, 2018 at 7:25 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Klein Study on Rural Schools Quoted in Iowa Farmer Today

Dr. Robert Klein

A study jointly authored by Dr. Robert Klein was quoted in an Iowa Farmer Today story headlined “Rural schools show strong graduation rates.” Klein is Associate Professor of Mathematics and Interim Dean of Ohio University Eastern. More than 25 percent of the public schools in America are rural, with one in […]

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October 15, 2018 at 4:36 pmFaculty in the News In the News

The Hill Quotes Jellison on Why Many Want Michelle Obama to Run

Dr. Katherine Jellison

The Hill quotes Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor & Chair of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined “Michelle Obama is Dem rock star many wish would run for president.” Katherine Jellison, a professor and chairwoman of history at Ohio University, who has studied first ladies, said it speaks to the […]

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October 15, 2018 at 4:29 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Adams Wins ‘Prairie Schooner’ Nonfiction Contest

Christine Adams

Graduate student Christine Adams’s essay “Terms of Venery” was selected by judge Carmen Maria Machado as the winner of the Prairie Schooner Creative Nonfiction Contest. Adams is a doctoral student studying nonfiction in Ohio University’s English Department. She will receive a prize of $500, and her essay will appear in […]

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October 14, 2018 at 11:01 amIn the News Students in the News

OHIO’s Online Psychology Program Ranked Among Most Affordable

OHIO’s Online Psychology Program Ranked Among Most Affordable

Ohio University’s online degree completion Psychology program is ranked eighth among the 2019 Most Affordable Online Colleges for Psychology Degrees, as defined by the SR Education Group. “These are the most affordable colleges and universities offering online bachelor’s degrees in psychology,” says the website. “All 25 schools have annual […]

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October 12, 2018 at 4:40 pmIn the News News