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Interested in Solving Real-World Problems? Try a 1-Year Master’s in Economics

Bentley Annex, home of the History Department at Ohio University

Application Deadline Extended to April 1 | Apply Now for Fall 2021 Seniors majoring in STEM or social sciences—and interested in solving real-world problems—might be interested in pursuing a master’s degree in economics. “This one-year master’s program can provide students with rigorous quantitative and analytical skills that are highly sought […]

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March 5, 2021 at 3:12 pmAnnouncements News

Happy Beginnings | Sue Ryu Goes Right to Work on Societal Issues

Sue Ryu

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Sue Ryu ’20 hit her stride her senior year at Ohio University. Now she’s putting her economics degree to use with some D.C. think tanks—and taking […]

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March 5, 2021 at 2:20 pmAlumni News

University Community Mourns Loss of Professor John Gillam

Dr. John Gillam

John D. Gillam, 80, a retired professor from Ohio University, died peacefully at home March 1, according to his obituary. Gillam earned his Ph.D. from Michigan State University. At OHIO, he started in the Mathematics Department and then moved to the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department. His early research […]

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March 4, 2021 at 9:25 amNews

Award Recognizes Moody’s Work Studying Snakes, Salamanders and Frogs in Ohio

Scott Moody and a sandhill crane

 Dr. Scott Moody, Professor Emeritus of Biological Sciences at Ohio University, received the 2021 Herbert Osborn Award from the Ohio Biological Survey on Feb. 27. The Ohio Biological Survey is a consortium of colleges, universities, museums, agencies, metro parks, arboreta, zoos, other organizations, and individuals. OBS established the Herbert […]

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March 3, 2021 at 2:06 pmNews Research

Chemistry Students Gain Experience Researching New Ways to Battle COVID

Graduate student Emily Fairchild works in Dr. Jennifer Hines' Lab.

From Ohio University News When six Ohio University students began their educational careers, none of them thought that before entering the workforce they would be faced with one of the world’s biggest challenges – a global pandemic. As in-person learning turned virtual, experiential learning in labs seemed to be a […]

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March 2, 2021 at 7:30 pmNews Research

Advising Tip | Considering a Change of Major? Spring Deadline is March 5

Eileen Schulz, Academic Advisor

By Eileen Schulz College of Arts & Sciences Academic Advisor The spring deadline to change or declare your major is this week — Friday, March 5.  You can update your program plan to change your major, add a minor and or a certificate by completing an online form. Use this […]

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March 1, 2021 at 1:06 pmNews

Summer 2021 | M.A. in Law, Justice & Culture Announces Online Course Offerings

Summer 2021 | M.A. in Law, Justice & Culture Announces Online Course Offerings

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture has announced its law-related online graduate course offerings for summer 2021. View the course offerings. Summer registration is open. Summer eCampus course offerings are all asynchronous seven-week (condensed) courses. They are offered during the first summer session (May 10 to June 26) or […]

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February 25, 2021 at 5:03 pmNews