Post Tagged with: "Amanda Cox"

Alumni Share Experiences in Law School, Legal Profession at Pre-Law Days

Students attend a Women in the Law panel with alumni.

Seventeen Ohio University alumni and friends returned to campus Nov. 8-9 to share their law-related experiences and advice with current students during the 2018 Pre-Law Days. The event kicked off in Baker Theater on Nov. 8 with a keynote address by Ohio University alum David Crane. Crane earned a bachelor’s […]

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November 14, 2018 at 12:49 pmAlumni News

Students Invited to Explore Legal Profession at Pre-Law Day, Nov. 8-9

Students Invited to Explore Legal Profession at Pre-Law Day, Nov. 8-9

Ohio University’s annual Pre-Law Days will begin on Thursday, Nov, 8, at 5 p.m. in Baker Theater with a keynote address from Ohio University alumnus David Crane titled, “The Looming Darkness: Can we save the Republic under Law?” Crane graduated from Ohio University with a bachelor’s degree in History in 1972, […]

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November 1, 2018 at 10:00 pmEvents

Institute Gives High School Students Hands-On Look at Legal System

Institute Gives High School Students Hands-On Look at Legal System

by Kristin Distel More than 40 alumni and guest speakers brought high school students in the Summer Law & Trial Institute face-to-face with legal issues from today’s headlines—and even a mock trial. Twenty high school students from Ohio, Kentucky and West Virginia were selected from among a pool of almost […]

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August 17, 2018 at 10:12 amNews

Ohio Public Defender Talks to Sociology Capstone Class

David Stebbins

by Aissatou Boye ’20 David Stebbins, Assistant Federal Public Defender for the Southern District of Ohio, joined Amanda Cox’s Sociology Capstone class last fall to talk about his experience working with capital defendants in Ohio. He went to Denison University for his undergraduate studies and then went on to receive […]

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February 26, 2018 at 9:35 amIn Class News

Former Gov. Ted Strickland Visits Sociology Classes during Fall Semester

From left, former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland, Dr. Rachel Terman, Kaitlyn McNeely, Samantha Miller, Amoriya, Hannah Veerkamp, Wendy Weyers

In addition to spending time with the Wealth & Poverty theme this semester, former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland also spent some time in sociology classes. In Dr. Nicole Kaufman’s Punishment and Society class, Strickland talked about the possible roots of the punitive culture in authoritarian child-rearing practices, problems with the […]

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December 4, 2017 at 11:30 amIn Class News

New Faculty Amanda Cox Specializes in Criminal Justice

Dr. Amanda Cox

  Dr. Amanda Cox is a new Sociology lecturer at Ohio University this fall—and a Center for Law Justice & Culture affiliate. She is teaching Introduction to Sociology and a Sociology Capstone titled “The Death Penalty in the United States.” Cox’s interest in the death penalty began in high school […]

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November 28, 2017 at 12:45 pmNews

Career Corner | For Sociology Majors: Job Search and Interviewing, Nov. 20

Career Corner | For Sociology Majors: Job Search and Interviewing, Nov. 20

Sociology, Sociology-Criminology, and Sociology-Pre-Law major and minors are invited to come workshops designed to give them a jump on career preparation. Amanda Cox, Lecturer of Sociology, is hosting three workshops this semester to help Sociology majors and minors build skills to be successful in internship and job searches. Job Search […]

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November 1, 2017 at 7:15 pmEvents