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Alumni News | Lance McBrayer Featured in Smithsonian Magazine for Tegu Lizard Project

Dr. Lance McBrayer with his students on the tegu lizard project. Photo by Jonathan Chick, Georgia Southern University

by Hannah Cordes Ohio University alumnus Dr. Lance McBrayer was featured in Smithsonian Magazine for his recent research on invasive Tegu lizards in Georgia See the Smithsonian article, These Four-Foot Lizards Will Eat Anything—and They’re Invading the Southeastern U.S. McBrayer earned a Biological Sciences Ph.D. in 2002 from the College of Arts […]

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February 9, 2021 at 2:37 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Hurtado-Torres Wins Acclaim for Book on Chile’s Cold War

Dr. Sebastián Hurtado-Torres

  Foreign Affairs, published by the Council on Foreign Relations and one of the world’s leading forums for the discussion of international relations, announced Ohio University alumnus Dr. Sebastián Hurtado-Torres’s The Gathering Storm: Eduardo Frei’s Revolution in Liberty and Chile’s Cold War as one of its Best Books of 2020. […]

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December 29, 2020 at 4:03 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Roberta Milliken Named Dean of Chillicothe Campus

Dr. Roberta Milliken

Ohio University alumna Roberta Milliken BA ’85, MA ’87 was among four new deans named by Ohio University Regional Higher Education, according to an OHIO news release. Roberta Milliken, Ph.D., will join the Chillicothe Campus from Shawnee State University in Portsmouth, Ohio, where she has served as the dean of […]

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October 19, 2020 at 9:49 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Bobcats, Friends and Family Unite to Honor Alumnus’ Legacy

Yousef Faroniya, courtesy of the Yousef Faroniya family

Ohio University News honors alumnus Yousef Faroniya in a story headlined “Bobcats, friends, and family unite to honor an alumnus’ legacy.” Always willing to lend a helping hand, Yousef Faroniya cared deeply for others. His charming personality and cheerful nature never failed to light up a room. “I miss my […]

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October 14, 2020 at 1:35 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | LaTasha Moore Authors ’21 Days to Love You’

Alumni News | LaTasha Moore Authors ’21 Days to Love You’

Ohio University alumna LaTasha Moore BA’10 authored a new book titled 21 Days to Love You, a perspicacious narrative that embarks people on a journey to attaining self-worth through self-love, according to a news release. Moore is a devoted follower of Christ and a graduate of Ohio University, where she […]

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October 7, 2020 at 4:24 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Phillip Russell Authors ‘Watching Myself Die’ in Unwinnable Monthly

Phillip Russell

Ohio University alum Phillip Russell, a writer based in Seattle, authored a cover story at Unwinnable Monthly headlined “Watching Myself Die.” Russell, who earned an M.A. in English in 2018, begins his story be recounting feeling represented in 2013; Barack Obama was in the White House, and Sam and Henry […]

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September 22, 2020 at 4:29 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Tribune Review | Pollock’s Appalachian Noir Narrative Voice Flows Through ‘Devil All the Time’

Tribune Review | Pollock’s Appalachian Noir Narrative Voice Flows Through ‘Devil All the Time’

Katie Walsh of Tribune News Service reviews the movie The Devil All the Time, based on the novel by Ohio University alum Donald Ray Pollock, author of the book by the same name and the narrative voice of the new movie. Her review is headlined “Movies | ‘Devil All the […]

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