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Houston Named Among Top African American Professors in Ohio

Houston Named Among Top African American Professors in Ohio

Ohio University professor and alum Dr. Akil Houston has been named to a list of the Top 25 African American Professors in Ohio at Online Schools Ohio, run by StateStats.org. Houston is Assistant Professor of Cultural and Media Studies in the Department of African American Studies in the College of […]

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August 29, 2013 at 9:53 amFaculty in the News In the News News

Brian Collins and Aaron Glaim to Teach World Religions

By Tim Smith This Fall the Department of Classics & World Religions is delighted to welcome two new faculty members who will be teaching courses in World Religions. Dr. Brian Collins comes to us most recently from North Carolina State University in Raleigh, where he had served as a Adjunct […]

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August 28, 2013 at 4:24 pmNews

Professor William Condee Selected for Fulbright Award in Germany

March 8, 2012 By Kyle Ranally Ohio University Professor of Theater William F. Condee was selected for a Fulbright Specialists project in Germany at the University of Leipzig. Condee was appointed to this program by the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. For […]

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August 27, 2013 at 10:16 amNews

Classics Scholar Appointed Ping Professor of Humanities

Spring 1997 Dr. Thomas Carpenter, a professor of classics from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, was named the Charles J. Ping Professor of Humanities in early January. He begins teaching on the Athens campus in September. Carpenter’s research interests focus on Greek religion and the way ancient imagery contributes […]

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August 27, 2013 at 9:57 amNews

William Condee Appointed to Distinguished Teaching Professorship

ATHENS, Ohio (June 19, 2006)—The professors and fellows of the Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities are pleased to announce the appointment of William F. Condee as the J. Richard Hamilton/Baker and Hostetler Professor of Humanities. His appointment will take effect at the beginning of Fall […]

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August 27, 2013 at 9:54 amNews

Konneker Fund Supports Programs with Wide Impact, Best Practices in Mind

May 1, 2013 By Kelee Riesbeck Trustees of The Ohio University Foundation approved funding for projects that benefit OHIO faculty and students at the Athens and regional campuses through the Konneker Fund for Learning and Discovery Endowment at their March meeting. Konneker Funds are aimed at supporting projects that have […]

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August 27, 2013 at 9:36 amNews

‘A Toe into the Sea of Knowledge That Churns Before Me’

‘A Toe into the Sea of Knowledge That Churns Before Me’

By Helen Cothrel ’15 Honors Tutorial College and Physics Major, Ohio University Experimental physics has proven to be a fickle beast, but perseverance in the face of its vicissitudes is rewarding. In the lab this summer, first I had to master the tools, but then I learned the joy of […]

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August 24, 2013 at 3:49 pmIn Class News Research