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Iwate Prefectural University (Japan) to Fund Three OHIO Students On Weekend Global Community Engagement Initiative

Iwate Prefectural University (Japan) to Fund Three OHIO Students On Weekend Global Community Engagement Initiative

Dr. Christopher Thompson, Associate Professor of Japanese Language and Culture and Director of Japan Study Abroad announced on April 15th that Iwate Prefectural University (IPU) has offered to fund three students from the Linguistic Department’s Japanese Language Program to participate in a new Global Engagement Initiative with OHIO University during […]

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July 3, 2019 at 10:24 amNews

Babcock and Distel Coedit Sherwood Anderson Book

Babcock and Distel Coedit Sherwood Anderson Book

Ph.D. candidates Aaron Babcock and Kristin Distel have recently published and presented in a variety of venues about Ohio author Sherwood Anderson and other Midwestern writers. Babcock specializes in American immigrant fiction published between Reconstruction and the Second World War, while Distel’s focus is female characters’ experience of shame in […]

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July 2, 2019 at 2:35 pmEvents News Students in the News

Internship with Adult Parole Authority Changes Recent Graduate’s Career Goals

Cyle Goldrick '19

Cyle Goldrick ‘19 graduated with a B.A. in Sociology-Criminology. Goldrick hails from Upper Arlington, Ohio and is currently residing there seeking law enforcement opportunities in the Columbus metropolitan area. While at OHIO, he served as the Former Vice President of Theta Chi Fraternity, Alpha Tau Chapter. In addition to his […]

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July 1, 2019 at 11:08 amNews

Cell-to-Cell Transmission of Alpha-Syn Aggregates in Parkinson’s Disease

Cell-to-Cell Transmission of Alpha-Syn Aggregates in Parkinson’s Disease

An intriguing concept of prion-like spreading of pathogenic proteins has recently emerged, that has the potential to transform neurodegeneration research. Abundant neuronal protein a-synuclein (a-Syn) is a pathogenic protein that forms the abnormal accumulation of protein aggregates, called Lewy bodies (LBs) and causes several neurodegenerative diseases including Parkinson’s disease (PD). […]

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July 1, 2019 at 8:25 amNews

Internship with Probation Department Solidifies Interest in Community Service

Logan Swafford '19

By Hayes Minich ‘19 Logan Swafford ‘19 graduated with a B.A. in Sociology-Criminology and Psychology. She hails from Englewood, Ohio and is currently residing in Dayton, Ohio with her fiancé. While at OHIO she was involved with many activities including the Collegiate chapter of the Ohio Innocence Project and the […]

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June 26, 2019 at 10:35 amNews

Five Arts & Sciences Faculty Get Emeriti Status

Five Arts & Sciences Faculty Get Emeriti Status

The Ohio University Board of Trustees approved emeriti status for five faculty members upon their retirement from Ohio University Christine A. Gidycz, 31 years of service, Professor Emerita of Psychology David L. Kidder, 30 years of service, Associate Professor Emeritus of Geological Sciences James Lein, 31 years of service, Professor […]

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June 21, 2019 at 12:17 pmNews

24 Arts & Sciences Faculty Approved for Faculty Fellowship Leaves

24 Arts & Sciences Faculty Approved for Faculty Fellowship Leaves

The Ohio University Board of Trustees approved the following 24 College of Arts & Sciences faculty members for faculty fellowship leaves. Each year Ohio University provides faculty with the opportunity to request leave from their campus responsibilities to concentrate on their research and scholarly activity. Emilia Alonso-Sameno, Modern Languages, spring—Collaborative […]

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June 21, 2019 at 12:10 pmNews