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Japanese Students Role Play Social Scenes, ‘Skinship’ for Linguistics Class

Japanese Students Role Play Social Scenes, ‘Skinship’ for Linguistics Class

OHIO alum Greg King and his students from Chubu University in Japan visit a linguistics class. From left: Takayuki Naito, Yuto Katano, Akino Taniguchi, Yugo Tajima (front center), Sachiko Sakurai, Greg King, and Yoshiyuki Uno. Chris Thompson chose Japan’s communal baths as a lens through which students could study a […]

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May 6, 2013 at 4:06 pmNews

History Alum Talks About ‘America’s Confrontation with the Eurocommunists’

History Alum Talks About ‘America’s Confrontation with the Eurocommunists’

Dr. Alessandro Brogi ’98 Ph.D. discussed “The Power of Dissent: America’s Confrontation with the Eurocommunists” in a Contemporary History Institute Lecture on April 18. Brogi is a Professor of History at the University of Arkansas and earned a Ph.D. in U.S. History with highest distinction from Ohio University, studying with Dr. […]

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May 6, 2013 at 4:06 pmAlumni Events

Alum in Alaska Legislature Fights Genetically Modified ‘Frankenfish’

Alaska State Rep. Geran Tarr (D-Anchorage) reports that she “met with a dozen Federal Drug Administration staff to express Alaskans’ concerns with an application to allow the sale of genetically modified salmon, dubbed ‘Frankenfish,’ in the United States.” Tarr earned a bachelor’s degree in Botany, Environmental Studies and Women’s Studies […]

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May 6, 2013 at 1:06 amAlumni Alumni in the News

Economics Alum Named to Ohio Hospital Association VP Post

Columbus Business First reported April 18 that the Ohio Hospital Association has hired Ohio Assistant Secretary of State Scott Borgemenke, an Ohio University alum who earned a bachelor’s in economics, to a newly created role as senior vice president of advocacy. That means the longtime Republican Party strategist, who was […]

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