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Alum Says: Find a Team to Join at Startup Weekend

Alum Says: Find a Team to Join at Startup Weekend

Daniel Williams went to Startup Weekend 2012 without an idea to pitch. He was looking for a team to join. He found it. Williams majored in Plant Biology in Ohio University’s College of Arts & Sciences. He also minored in Computer Science and Chemistry and earned a certificate in Bioinformatics. […]

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October 17, 2013 at 10:51 amNews

Alum Gets Prize for Turtle Conservation Work in Colombian Amazon

Alum Gets Prize for Turtle Conservation Work in Colombian Amazon

Ohio University alum Dr. Vivian Páez ’95PhD was honored with the Sabin Turtle Conservation Prize at an award ceremony Sept. 30 in New York City. This newly created, $20,000 award is the biggest for turtle conservation in the world and aims to recognize individuals who have made an outstanding contribution […]

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October 15, 2013 at 12:06 pmAlumni News

Two A&S Alumni Honored at Homecoming Awards Gala

Two College of Arts & Sciences alumni were among those receiving Ohio University’s highest alumni honors at the black-tie Alumni Awards Gala on Friday, Oct. 11, during Homecoming. The Alumna/Alumnus of the Year Award is presented to a graduate who has distinguished himself or herself both professionally and in service […]

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October 14, 2013 at 3:41 pmAlumni

Phillips, Grad Students Present at Peer Tutoring Conference

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Dr. Talinn Phillips, Assistant Professor of English Rhetoric & Composition, and graduate students Yavanna Brownlee, Stephanie Cheslock, and Elise Dixon present next month at the National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing in Tampa, FL. Phillips is making a joint presentation on “Designing Support for Graduate Students” with Ohio University […]

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October 11, 2013 at 10:10 amAlumni Research

Nominations for Konneker Medal for Commercialization and Entrepreneurship Due Oct. 31

The Vice President for Research and Creative Activity is soliciting nominations for the 2013 Konneker Medal for Commercialization and Entrepreneurship. The Ohio University Foundation established the new award to recognize current and former faculty members, students and alumni who have demonstrated excellence in innovation, invention, commercialization and entrepreneurship. Nominations should […]

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October 11, 2013 at 9:26 amAnnouncements

Enquirer: Economics Alum Runs for Cincinnati City Council

Enquirer: Economics Alum Runs for Cincinnati City Council

Ohio University alum Gregory Landsman ’99 is running for City Council in Cincinnati. Landsman majored in Economics in the College of Arts & Sciences. In an interview with the Cincinnati Enquirer: Landsman says he wants to focus on job creation and growing the city. City Hall can’t do it alone, […]

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October 11, 2013 at 8:36 amAlumni in the News In the News

TV: Biological Sciences, Chemistry Alum Says ‘If You Tan, Get Checked’

TV: Biological Sciences, Chemistry Alum Says ‘If You Tan, Get Checked’

Ohio University College of Arts & Sciences alum Dr. Travis Kidner ’00 appeared on the national show The Doctors Oct. 2 with a message. Dr. Travis Kidner, a surgical oncologist at the Rox Cancer Center (Beverly Hills) who recently survived a Stage I melanoma, has two words of advice: if you […]

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October 8, 2013 at 4:08 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News