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Alumni News | Cribben, First Plant Biology Ph.D., Passes Away

Dr. Larry D. Cribben, the first Plant Biology doctoral student at Ohio University, passed away July 5, 2018, at the age of 78, according to his obituary. He was a professor for 25 years at Montclair State University in New Jersey. He was awarded emeritus status in 1997. He published […]

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May 13, 2019 at 11:55 amAlumni

Alumni News | Haslam Named VP of Human Resources at Karma Automotive

Doug Haslam

Ohio University alum Doug Haslam was named Vice President of Human Resources at Karma Automotive, according to a news release. Connect with Haslam on LinkedIn. Haslam earned a bachelor’s degree in history and political science from the College of Arts & Sciences at OHIO. IRVINE, Calif., May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ […]

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May 11, 2019 at 2:50 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Johnson Op-ed: ‘Unitarian Leftist: Socialism Is Not Ethically Superior To Capitalism’

The Rev. Ben Johnson, portrait

Ohio University alum the Rev. Ben Johnson ’97 wrote an op-ed headlined in Eurasia Review headlined “Unitarian Leftist: Socialism Is Not Ethically Superior To Capitalism.” Socialism has made a resurgence in this generation, not least because of its deceptive moral appeal. Secular Millennials join liberal priests, pastors, and rabbis in saying […]

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May 8, 2019 at 3:57 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Career Corner | Alumni and friends Invited to be Part of Hire OHIO

Career Corner | Alumni and friends Invited to be Part of Hire OHIO

Alumni and friends are invited to be part of Hire OHIO. Registration is open for Fall 2019 events and on-campus recruiting with the Career and Leadership Development Center at Ohio University. On-Campus Recruiting This fall the Career and Leadership Development Center offer 11 weeks of on-campus recruiting—from Sept. 9 through […]

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May 5, 2019 at 5:23 pmAlumni

Ramakrishnan Receives Honorary Degree from OHIO

Honorary degree recipient Venkatraman "Venki" Ramakdrishnan speaks at gradute commencement. Photo by Ben Siegel

Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis conferred an OHIO Honorary Doctor of Science upon Nobel Prize laureate and OHIO alumnus Dr. Venki Ramakrishnan. “A graduate of Ohio University, Venki Ramakrishnan is President of the Royal Society and Group Leader at the Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge, […]

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May 4, 2019 at 4:39 pmAlumni News

Nobel Laureate Decodes Answers about Life’s Beginning, Medicine’s Future

Dr. Venki Ramakrishnan. Photo by Max Alexander  at emax@maxalexander.com.

By Lori Bauer As Nobel laureate and Ohio University alumnus Venki Ramakrishnan painted the big picture of his journey from graduate school in Athens to a molecular lab in Britain, he also showed the tiniest picture of life. It’s a discovery that won a Nobel prize, helps solve the riddle […]

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May 4, 2019 at 3:59 pmAlumni News

Nobel Laureate Ramakrishnan Implores Students to Follow Their Own Path

Nobel Laureate Ramakrishnan Implores Students to Follow Their Own Path

By Amanda Biederman NQPI editorial intern Venkatraman “Venki” Ramakrishnan was 19 years old when he left his home in Baroda, India to join the Ohio University community in 1971. A first-year graduate student in physics, he had never dreamed that he would one day earn the Nobel Prize in Chemistry […]

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May 4, 2019 at 3:22 pmAlumni Research