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ffitch Publishes Essay on Standing Rock, Activism, and Parenting

ffitch Publishes Essay on Standing Rock, Activism, and Parenting

Ph.D. fiction candidate Madeline ffitch has published a nonfiction essay in the latest issue of Granta. The essay, “When We Fight, We Have Our Children With Us,” has been exceptionally well-received and widely shared on social media and elsewhere. Excerpt: “… Friends ask me about being a parent who also […]

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December 13, 2017 at 10:22 amNews Students in the News

Nadeau Presents History of Augustine Volcano’s Eruptions at AGU

Nadeau Presents History of Augustine Volcano’s Eruptions at AGU

Dr. Patricia Nadeau, Visiting Assistant Professor of Geological Sciences, presented her ongoing research at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting in New Orleans this week. Back on campus, Dr. Nadeau is expanding this work with two senior geology majors who will travel to New York over the semester break to […]

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December 11, 2017 at 4:40 pmNews Research

Career Corner | Alumni Say Take Chances When Starting Careers

Ohio University Vice Provost for Global Affairs and International Studies Lorna Jean Edmonds is shown with panelists (from left) Lance Healy, Anastasia Karpoukhina and Maua Fulton, and Communication and Development Studies Director Lawrence Wood.

Excerpted from Compass   Students who are planning for their careers need to be open to new, and sometimes unusual, opportunities that could come up at any time, said Ohio University alumni at “Getting a Job: The Global Professional in Today’s World.” The event that was held as part of […]

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December 9, 2017 at 8:36 pmAlumni News

Spring 2018 Faculty Learning Community Explores Teaching with Global Perspective

Dr. Talinn Phillips

By Emily Baxstrom From Compass Creating classroom environments and learning experiences that help students become global citizens is a common challenge for many faculty. An interdisciplinary Faculty Learning Community will form again this spring to explore and address issues encountered when assessing and redeveloping a course from a global perspective. […]

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December 9, 2017 at 4:50 pmAnnouncements News

10 A&S Students Named Margaret Boyd Scholars

10 A&S Students Named Margaret Boyd Scholars

Exerpeted from Division of Student Affairs Ohio University has announced the fifth cohort of Margaret Boyd Scholars, the University’s first and only women’s academic enrichment program. The newest 20 women bring the total number of scholars to 100 (including program graduates). The Margaret Boyd Scholars Program, which began in 2013, […]

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December 9, 2017 at 4:38 pmNews

Wayne National Forest Approves Community Mountain Bike Trail in Athens County

Ohio University interns with faculty and staff from OHIO and the Wayne National Forest.

NELSONVILLE, Ohio (Dec. 8, 2017) – The Wayne National Forest is pleased to announce the approval to develop a single track, sustainable trail system for mountain biking in Athens County. The Baileys Mountain Bike Trail System will consist of 88 miles of trail designed for mountain bike riders with varying degrees of skill. […]

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December 9, 2017 at 1:25 pmNews

Career Corner | Wayne National Forest Looking for Forest Archeologist

Photo Credit: Kyle Brooks

The Wayne National Forest has a full-time, permanent position open for a Forest Archeologist (Heritage Program Manager). General Description: The Wayne National Forest is seeking qualified candidates interested in an exciting career as a Forest Archeologist and serving as the Heritage Program Manager. The position will be a permanent full-time […]

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December 8, 2017 at 3:17 pmAnnouncements News