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Eminent Philosophers Extol Jack Bender’s Legacy

Dr. Jack Bender

Eminent philosophers Wayne Davis, Keith Lehrer and Jerrold Levinson extol the late Jack Bender’s legacy in the American Philosophical Association’s Memorial Notice. It is with great sadness that we mark the passing of Professor John W. “Jack” Bender. Born on October 22, 1951, in Pittsburgh, PA, Jack died on September […]

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June 3, 2020 at 11:45 amFaculty in the News In the News

The List Interviews Dutcher for Tips on Working from Home

Dr. Glenn Dutcher

The List interviews Dr. Glenn Dutcher, Assistant Professor of Economics at Ohio University, for a story headlined “The Workaround for Your Work-from-Home Hurdles Career Top of the List.” In the video, Dutcher shares ways to overcome work-from-home issues. One of his suggestions: keep doing those group video chats! Watch the interview, […]

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May 15, 2020 at 11:10 amFaculty in the News In the News

Hicks in Dispatch | Sky Might Seem Constant, But It’s a Fluid Place

Dr. Kenneth Hicks

Dr. Kenneth Hicks, Professor of Physics & Astronomy at Ohio University, authored a column in the Columbus Dispatch headlined “Astronomy: Sky might seem constant, but it’s a fluid place.” When we look at the night sky, there is a feeling of permanence. The stars appear to be unchanging, always in […]

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May 11, 2020 at 1:22 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Times of London Interviews Dutcher on Productivity, Working from Home

Dr. Glenn Dutcher

The Times of London did a video interview with Dr. Glenn Dutcher for a Facebook video titled “Q&A: Are we more productive when working from home?“ Research conducted by Dr. Glenn Dutcher, now an assistant professor at Ohio University, suggested that in some ways, we’re less efficient when working from […]

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May 4, 2020 at 3:28 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Medium Cites Dutcher Study in ‘Remote Work Tech Landscape’

Dr. Glenn Dutcher

Medium referenced a study by Dr. Glenn Dutcher, Assistant Professor of Economics at Ohio University, for a news story headlined “Remote Work (WFH) Tech Landscape.” Freeriding/ productivity loss (💾 backed by some data) -> as mentioned above some studies point towards a productivity loss associated with working remotely. A Study […]

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May 4, 2020 at 3:14 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Rios in WalletHub: Remote Jobs Can Reduce Social Inequalities

Dr. Kimberly Rios

WalletHub featured Dr. Kimberly Rios, Associate Professor of Psychology at Ohio University, in an article headlined “Best States for Working from Home.” Rios answers several questions in the article: In evaluating the best work from home infrastructure, what are the top 3 indicators? Given the current COVID-19 pandemic, what are […]

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April 27, 2020 at 3:44 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Washington Post Quotes Jellison on Melania Trump’s Grace and Intelligence

Dr. Katherine Jellison

The Washington Post Style section quotes Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor & Chair of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined “Melania Trump, a most private first lady, finds her voice in a stay-at-home pandemic.” “Between the two of them, she certainly is the person who is more sensitive to […]

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