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Meet Tanya Dovbnya; OPIE and International Student Adviser

Meet Tanya Dovbnya; OPIE and International Student Adviser

Meet Tanya Dovbnya, the OPIE and International Student Adviser here at the College of Arts and Sciences. She was born and raised in the city of Zhytomyr in Ukraine. She received her undergraduate degree at Zhytomyr State University in the field of teaching English and German as foreign languages, minoring […]

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February 2, 2015 at 2:02 pmNews

Math Dissertation: Units and Leavitt Path Algebras, March 12

The Dissertation Defense for Nick Pilewski (directed by Sergio Lopez-Permouth) is Thursday, March 12, at 2 p.m. in Morton 237. His dissertation is  “Units and Leavitt Path Algebras.” *Abstract*: An invertible algebra is defined to be an algebra with a basis consisting solely of units. Given a field K and […]

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February 2, 2015 at 1:30 pmNews

Advising Tip: Reaching Out, Planning Ahead

Advising Tip: Reaching Out, Planning Ahead

By Sara Berens College of Arts & Sciences Academic Adviser We’re past the initial excitement that comes with the start of the semester, it’s COLD outside and the end of winter seems unreachable, right?? Well, believe me, we’re all dreaming of springtime in Athens and I know our Seniors see […]

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February 2, 2015 at 12:55 pmNews

Arts & Sciences Surpasses Promise Lives Campaign Goal

Dean Bob Frank

Thanks to the generosity of more than 8,500 alumni and friends, Ohio University’s College of Arts and Sciences has surpassed its $15 million Promise Lives Campaign goal – six months ahead of schedule. The Campaign, which continues though June 30, 2015, is securing an unprecedented level of financial support for […]

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January 30, 2015 at 3:49 pmNews

Student Comments on Bedi’s Call for End of Mass Incarceration

Sheila Bedi, a law professor at Northwestern University, wants to end mass incarceration. Photographer: Olivia Wallace

Students for Law, Justice & Culture member Kaleb Carter wrote an engaging opinion piece on issues raised in Professor Sheila Bedi’s talk on mass incarceration last week. His comments appear in the Ohio University online student publication The New Political. When Sheila Bedi mentioned in her Baker Ballroom speech on […]

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January 28, 2015 at 4:48 pmNews

Guest Speaker Calls for End of Current U.S. Criminal Justice System

Guest Speaker Calls for End of Current U.S. Criminal Justice System

Sheila Bedi, clinical associate professor of law at the Northwestern University School of Law, brought a simple message to Ohio University last Thursday evening — end the current prison system and mass incarceration. During her Martin Luther King, Jr., Day Week talk titled “Tearing Down the Walls: The Urgent Human Rights […]

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January 28, 2015 at 4:38 pmNews

Hardison Book Named Outstanding Academic Title by Choice

Hardison Book Named Outstanding Academic Title by Choice

Dr. Ayesha K. Hardison’ book Writing through Jane Crow: Race and Gender Politics in African American Literature has been named an Outstanding Academic Title by Choice. Hardison is Associate Professor of English at Ohio University. Every year in the January issue, in print and online, Choice publishes a highly selective […]

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January 27, 2015 at 2:53 pmNews Research