Students in the News

Eagle Scout Wants to Study Geology at Ohio University

The Logan Daily News reports that Logan Hill School senior Jerry June of Gore, Ohio, earned the Eagle Scout award and plans to enroll at Ohio University and study geology. The newspaper describes his Eagle Scout project: Being that he has a high interest in history, June decided to restore […]

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November 19, 2018 at 3:15 pmIn the News Students in the News

Cole Wanted to Be Part of First Year of Law, Justice & Culture Master’s Program

Aliyah Cole

The master’s in Law, Justice & Culture has 19 students, both online and on campus, who are learning about law and society studies. Aliyah Cole is an Ohio University alumna from the Class of 2017. She earned a B.A., double majoring in Psychology and Sociology-Criminology, from the College of Arts […]

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November 13, 2018 at 9:11 pmIn Class Students in the News

Islamic Geometric Patterns Bring out the Artist in Muhammad

Rebin Muhammad gives an invited talk at Grand Rapids Community College.

 Graduate student Rebin Muhammad gave an invited talk at Grand Rapids Community College on Oct. 30, and his talk about symmetries in Islamic geometric pattern and how math made him interested in art was posted on YouTube. Muhammad, who is pursuing a Ph.D. in Mathematics at Ohio University, presented a […]

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November 13, 2018 at 9:57 amIn the News Students in the News

Brown Writes Column on ‘Militarization of the U.S.-Mexico Border is Not a New Idea’

Aaron Brown

History graduate student Aaron Brown authored a column at the History News Network  headlined “The Militarization of the US-Mexico Border is Not a New Idea.” Brown is pursuing a PhD in history and a Contemporary History Certificate at Ohio University. President Trump has said that as many as 15,000 U.S. […]

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November 13, 2018 at 9:09 amIn the News Students in the News

Mock Trial Team Competes at Scarlet and Gray Invitational

Mock Trial Team Competes at Scarlet and Gray Invitational

The Ohio University Mock Trial Team sent one team to the Franklin County Court of Common pleas to compete in the Ohio State University Scarlet and Gray Invitational. The competition took place on October 27-28. The members were divided into two sides: plaintiff and defense. Over the weekend, each side participated […]

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November 5, 2018 at 8:36 pmAnnouncements In the News Students in the News

Popescu & Students in News for Conservation Efforts with Hellbenders

Dr. Viorel Popescu holds a hellbender.

Conservation work by Dr. Viorel Popescu and students in his lab was featured in an Athens News story headlined “‘Snot otter’ or ‘hellbender,’ OU scientists want to save them.” Popescu is Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences at Ohio University. Students Matthew Kaunert and Ryan Wagner also were quoted. A group of […]

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Minor Publishes Innovative Essay on Disposability, Mississippi River

Sarah Minor, doctoral candidate in creative writing

by Kristin Distel Sarah Minor, Ph.D. candidate in English (nonfiction), recently published an essay, “Foul Chutes,” in Ninth Letter literary magazine. Minor refers to the essay as a “blown up” version of a previously published piece—an essay that examined the history of the laundry chute—which she felt needed revision and […]

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October 25, 2018 at 9:52 amStudents in the News