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Seven Class of 2018 Math Students Earn Ph.D.s

Seven Class of 2018 Math Students Earn Ph.D.s

Seven doctoral candidates successfully defended their dissertations and graduated from the Mathematics Ph.D. program in 2018. “We’re very proud of these new Ph.Ds. They represent the largest graduating class of Ph.D. students in several decades,” says Dr. Todd Eisworth, Associate Professor of Chair of Mathematics at Ohio University. “I’ve had […]

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August 12, 2018 at 3:50 pmUncategorized

Dantas Publishes Two Book Chapters

Dr. Mariana Dantas

Dr. Mariana Dantas, Associate Professor of History, recently contributed to two edited volumes based on her ongoing research. “Historical Approaches to Researching the Global Urban,” in Doing Global Urban Research, edited by John Harrison and Michael Hoyler (London: Sage, 2018), 211-224. (Co-authored with Emma Hart) This chapter considers the challenges, the […]

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July 30, 2018 at 5:49 pmResearch Uncategorized

Message from the Outgoing Chair, Headed to Japan

Dr. Chris Thompson with a photo taken of participants in the 2015 September edition of the OHIO-IPU Tsunami Relief Project.

By Christopher Thompson Associate Professor of Linguistics Dear Linguistics faculty, staff, students and alumni, Thank you so much for all your work during my time as the Chair of the Department of Linguistics these last nine years. Much has changed in the department and at Ohio University since 2009. Together […]

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July 17, 2018 at 12:41 pmUncategorized

Working on the Wayne | Rosa Multiflora

Working on the Wayne | Rosa Multiflora

By Kevin Knavish Environmental and Plant Biology Student interning at the Wayne National Forest Rosa Multiflora, the Multiflora Rose, is an invasive perennial shrub native to Korea, Japan, and China. The plant was introduced to the United States in the 1860s to be bread as an ornamental plant. During the […]

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June 24, 2018 at 1:46 pmUncategorized

New Online Degree in Psychology Helps Ohioans in Competitive Job Market

New Online Degree in Psychology Helps Ohioans in Competitive Job Market

The Ohio University College of Arts & Sciences launches its first degree completion program—an online B.A. in Psychology designed to help more Ohioans in a competitive job market where a bachelor’s degree can be the key to getting a job or getting a promotion. “I am a firm believer in […]

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June 12, 2018 at 8:43 amUncategorized

Dean’s Message: Arts & Sciences in High Demand

Joseph Shields, Vice President for Research & Creative Activity and Dean of Ohio University's Graduate College attends the 3 Minute Thesis Competition at the Stocker Center on February 15, 2017. Photo by Daniel Owen

By Joseph Shields Interim Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences Nearly 1,000 new undergraduate students are streaming to Athens in June for orientation, their first of many Bobcat experiences. They represent one of the largest incoming classes of Arts & Sciences students in recent years, and we are […]

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June 5, 2018 at 10:15 amUncategorized

Minutes of the Rural Women’s Studies Association (RWSA) Meeting, 2018

Rural Women’s Studies Association RWSA Business Meeting Saturday, May 19, 2018 Kudos to Katherine Jellison as meeting organizer. Invitation to others to join the organization, and to check out the FB page and blog. Approval of minutes from Grand Rapids: moved by Debra Reid, second by Cherisse Jones-Branch, moved. One […]

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May 23, 2018 at 4:51 pmUncategorized