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Murphy Illustrates ‘Brevity,’ Publishes Flash Fiction

Murphy Illustrates ‘Brevity,’ Publishes Flash Fiction

by Kristin Distel English Literature alum and visual artist Dev Murphy (’17) has published new work in multiple venues, including Dinty Moore‘s Brevity Magazine. Murphy’s illustrations appear alongside the the fifteen flash nonfiction essays that comprise Brevity‘s new issue (Issue #60). Additionally, Murphy’s flash fiction piece, “Screaming Story,” appears in […]

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January 23, 2019 at 2:53 amAlumni Alumni in the News

Russell Publishes Essay, ‘The Only Black Man in Medina, North Dakota’

Russell Publishes Essay, ‘The Only Black Man in Medina, North Dakota’

by Kristin Distel An essay by Creative Writing alum Phillip Russell (’18) has been published in Entropy. The essay, titled “The Only Black Man in Medina, North Dakota,” formed the basis of Russell’s OHIO master’s degree thesis. “The Only Black Man in Medina, North Dakota” describes Russell’s deeply frightening experience […]

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January 20, 2019 at 6:13 pmAlumni Alumni in the News

Alumni News | Magazine Profiles Novotny Mulrooney, Special Counsel at FedEx Groung

The Pittsburgh Magazine profiled Ohio University alum Jennifer Novotny Mulrooney in its Women & Business feature, “Jennifer Novotny Mulrooney is Senior Counsel, Business Transactions at FedEx Ground and Member and Secretary of the Governing Board of Directors at Pressley Ridge.” Mulrooney earned two OHIO degrees, a B.A. in Political Science-Pre-Law and […]

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Alumni News | Longfellow Was Internationally Known Speaker

Dr. Layne A. Longfellow

Ohio University alum Dr. Layne A. Longfellow ’59 “educator, writer, humorist, musician, composer and world traveler, died peacefully after a lengthy illness at his home in Prescott, Arizona, on Jan. 12, 2019,” according to his obituary. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the College of Arts & Sciences […]

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Alumni News | Barber Named to Ohio Arts Council

David B. Barber

Ohio Gov. John Kasich announced the appointment of Ohio University alum David B. Barber ’92, creative services consultant for Nationwide in Columbus, to the Ohio Arts Council in a Dec. 14 news release. Connect with Barber on LinkedIn. His term began Dec. 14, 2018, and ends July 1, 2020. The […]

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Alumni News | Marchbanks Named to DeWine Cabinet, Will Head ODOT

Jack Marchbanks

Ohio University alum Jack Marchbanks was named to Ohio Governor-elect Mike DeWine’s cabinet, nominated as Director of the Department of Transportation. Connect with Marchbanks on LinkedIn. Marchbanks earned a Ph.D. in History (with a Certificate in Contemporary History) in 2018 from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. He […]

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January 11, 2019 at 11:32 amAlumni in the News In the News News

Alumni News | Kozak is Smart Home Analyst at IHS Markit

Blake Kozak

Ohio University alum Blake Kozak ’08 has been a principal analyst in Smart Home and Security Technology at IHS Markit  in Denver since 2015. Connect with Kozak on LinkedIn. Zozak earned a B.A. in Political Science-Public Administration from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. According to his […]

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