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25 Arts & Sciences Faculty Promoted, 15 Granted Tenure

25 Arts & Sciences Faculty Promoted, 15 Granted Tenure

From Ohio University News The Ohio University Board of Trustees voted in June to award promotion to 25 College of Arts & Sciences faculty members, with seven named full professor, 15 promoted to associate professor with tenure, and three named associate professor of instruction. “Tenure-track assistant professors generally apply for […]

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June 29, 2022 at 4:56 pmNews

22 Arts & Sciences professors awarded faculty fellowship during 2022-23

22 Arts & Sciences professors awarded faculty fellowship during 2022-23

From Ohio University News The Ohio University Board of Trustees approved 22 College of Arts & Sciences faculty members for faculty fellowship leave during the 2022-23. “Faculty fellowship leaves provide invaluable opportunities for faculty to devote substantial time to scholarship,” said Florenz Plassmann, Dean of the College of Arts & […]

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June 21, 2022 at 9:58 amAnnouncements News

Diamond Brooks Discovers Passion for Civil Rights Litigation at OHIO

Diamond Brooks

From Ohio University News Always eager to discuss politics, Diamond Brooks grew up watching political commentators like Hardball Chris and Rachel Maddow. She graduates from Ohio University’s Honors Tutorial College in spring 2022 with a resume full of academic credentials and leadership experiences, having spent four years immersed in her […]

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May 27, 2022 at 10:26 amNews

University community mourns Political Science Professor, Afro-American Studies co-founder James Barnes

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From Ohio University News The Ohio University community mourns Professor James Franklin Barnes, who passed away at the age of 87 in Albuquerque, N.M., on March 2. Professor Barnes enjoyed a three-decades-long career at Ohio University. He was professor of political science in the College of Arts & Sciences from […]

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April 28, 2022 at 3:09 pmNews

Black Feminist Reflections on Violence and Mass Criminalization: The Promise of Abolition, April 14

Dr. Beth Richie

From the Ohio University Calendar The African American Studies Spring Lecture features Beth Richie, Ph.D., discussing “Black Feminist Reflections on Violence and Mass Criminalization: The Promise of Abolition” on Thursday, April 14, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Watch via livestream on YouTube. “Please join us for a lecture and discussion […]

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March 20, 2022 at 1:49 pmEvents

Medical ethicist Harriet Washington discusses environmental racism in Ted Rose Lecture Series on Feb. 17

Harriet Washington

From Ohio University News The Spring 2022 Ted Rose Lecture Series kicks off with a talk by Harriet Washington discussing “Environmental Racism in the Age of COVID-19” on Thursday, Feb. 17, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. via Teams. The event is being sponsored by the African American studies department and […]

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February 11, 2022 at 12:39 pmEvents

Matthew Ward studies law and justice, puts degree to work as an OHIO Civil Rights Investigator

Matthew Ward

From Ohio University News Ohio University alumnus Matthew Ward was drawn to the M.A. in Law, Justice & Culture program as a way to learn more about social justice issues following the murder of George Floyd. “In the Summer of 2020, I, like many others, was moved by the civil […]

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February 8, 2022 at 2:48 pmAlumni News