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Oxford Press: Sociology Alum Helps Families Find Food, Clothing, Medical Care

Ohio University alum Alison Bridge ’02, who majored in Sociology-Criminology in the College of Arts & Sciences, was featured in an Oxford (OH) Press article about her work at the Talawanda School District. Alison Bridge is a Talawanda graduate who has returned to the school district to “remove the non-cognitive […]

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December 10, 2013 at 9:47 amAlumni in the News In the News

GoLocal Quotes Vedder in Community College Finance Article

A GoLocal article on Community College of Rhode Island finances quotes Dr. Richard Vedder, Director of the Center for College Affordability and Productivity and Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University’s College of Arts & Sciences. Dr. Richard Vedder, who is the Director of the Center for College Affordability and […]

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December 10, 2013 at 9:33 amFaculty in the News In the News

New American Quotes Mda on Mandela Contradictions

New American Quotes Mda on Mandela Contradictions

A column by Alex Newman in the New American  quotes from a New York Times Dec. 6 column by Dr. Zakes Mda, Professor of Creative Writing in the English Department at Ohio University. “It is ironic that in today’s South Africa, there is an increasingly vocal segment of black South […]

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December 10, 2013 at 9:08 amFaculty in the News In the News

WOUB: OU English Grad Student Discusses Why She Is an Ally

Megan Villegas, a graduate student and instructor in the English Department at Ohio University, is an ally of the LGBT culture, and she shares her coming out story with WOUB’s Visuals team, reports WOUB. She talks about the importance of “always being an ally” and how she is teaching her […]

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December 10, 2013 at 8:32 amIn the News Students in the News

Psychology Alum Was Internationally Known Neuroscientist

Psychology Alum Was Internationally Known Neuroscientist

Robin Scott Fisher ’76M, ’79PhD, who earned degrees in Psychology from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University, died Nov. 11 after a career as an internationally known neuroscientist at UCLA. Robin Scott Fisher, an internationally known UCLA neuroscientist and anatomist who made seminal contributions to understanding the development […]

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December 10, 2013 at 8:09 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

France 24 Quotes Kendhammer Post on Boko Haram Finances

France 24 Quotes Kendhammer Post on Boko Haram Finances

France 24 quotes a Twitter post by Dr. Brandon Kendhammer, Assistant Professor of Political Science in the Ohio University College of Arts & Sciences, in a story about the Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram, recently designated a terrorist organization by the United States. Very little is known about the finances […]

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December 10, 2013 at 7:58 amFaculty in the News In the News

WOUB: Collins on the Study of World Religions in a Free Society

WOUB: Collins on the Study of World Religions in a Free Society

In the Dec. 6 edition of Conversations from Studio B, Kelee Riesbeck interviews Dr. Brian Collins of Classics and World Religions on how technology inhibits the in-depth studies of humanities and cultures among younger generations. Collins, the Drs. Ram and Sushila Gawande Chair in Indian Religions and Philosophy, also discusses the Hindu […]

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December 9, 2013 at 5:34 pmFaculty in the News In the News News