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Athens Messenger: Putting Down Roots: Ed Newman

The Athens Messenger interviewed College of Arts & Sciences alum Ed Newman ’81, ’03M for its series on “Putting Down Roots,” students who came and decided to stay in Athens. Newman “currently serves on the board of the nonprofit Athens County Recycling Centers Inc., is on the Athens Environment and […]

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September 27, 2013 at 3:21 pmAlumni Alumni in the News

Good Housekeeping: Distract Yourself, Zoccola Says

Good Housekeeping: Distract Yourself, Zoccola Says

Dr. Peggy Zoccola, Assistant Professor of Psychology, appears in the “Real women, real-world advice” section an article in the October 2013 edition of Good Housekeeping with simple advice from her recent study on how dwelling on stressful events can increase inflammation in the body. “If you only do one thing […]

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September 27, 2013 at 8:35 amFaculty in the News In the News

English Alum Joins Medical Communications Agency

Adam Wroblewski ’11M joins Centron as a Copywriter, the company announced. He earned an M.A. in English Literature from Ohio University’s College of Arts & Sciences, where he also taught writing, literature, and film. “Centron is having a great year in 2013. As our operations continue to grow, we are […]

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September 26, 2013 at 7:39 amAlumni in the News In the News

Beyond Cheerleading: Governing Boards Should Exercise More Oversight

“Institutional reform depends on three ‘I’ words: information, incentives, and innovation. Let me discuss each of these words in the context of institutional governance,” said Dr. Richard Vedder as he addressed members of the University of North Carolina Board of Governors. Vedder is Director of the Center for College Affordability […]

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September 23, 2013 at 9:04 amFaculty in the News In the News

Psychology Alum Joins OHIO Survivor Advocacy Program

Psychology Alum Joins OHIO Survivor Advocacy Program

From Compass On Aug. 7, Ohio University alumna Kat Wargo ’03 and ’04  took on the newly created position of program outreach coordinator for the Ohio University Survivor Advocacy Program (OUSAP) for Meigs and Perry counties, which is funded by a grant from the Ohio Attorney General’s Office as part […]

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September 19, 2013 at 3:35 pmAlumni Alumni in the News

Sociology Major Named MAC East Defensive Player of the Week

Sociology Major Named MAC East Defensive Player of the Week

Ohio University redshirt sophomore Devin Bass was selected as the Mid-American Conference East Division Defensive Player of the Week on Monday following his performance—including a key fourth-quarter interception—Sept. 14 in the Bobcats’ 34-31 win over Marshall. Bass is studying Sociology in the College of Arts & Sciences. Bass, of Omaha, Neb., was […]

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September 16, 2013 at 11:20 amIn the News Students in the News

Commentary: The New Historical Link between Vietnam and Iraq

Commentary: The New Historical Link between Vietnam and Iraq

Matt Jacobs, a Ph.D. student in History at Ohio University who studies 20th century U.S. foreign policy, wrote a commentary for History News Network on the debate over the U.S. role in Syria. His area of study is 20th century foreign relations and his research interest is U.S. Public Diplomacy […]

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September 16, 2013 at 7:41 amIn the News News Students in the News