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Tatarek Presents on Women’s Health and Mortality in Ohio’s Coal Mine Towns

Dr. Nancy Tatarek

By Aissatou Boye ’20 Dr. Nancy Tatarek, Associate Professor of Anthropology, presented a paper on “Nevertheless She Persisted: Women’s Health, Mortality and Lifecourse in Ohio’s Coal Mine Towns 1867-1950,” at the Social Science History Association conference in Phoenix in November. The theme for this year’s conference was “Histories of Disadvantage: […]

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February 12, 2019 at 4:15 pmResearch

OHIO Mock Trial to Compete in Cincinnati Regional Competition in February

OHIO Mock Trial to Compete in Cincinnati Regional Competition in February

The Ohio University Mock Trial Team will send two teams to compete in a regional tournament in Cincinnati in February. The teams will compete at Xavier University on Feb. 9-10 for the American Mock Trial Association regional competition against universities such as Miami University, University of Dayton, Michigan State, Indiana […]

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January 31, 2019 at 2:39 pmNews

Annable, Egan Among Those Selected for Capital Internship Program in D.C.

Max Annable at West Point Academy

From Compass Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis announced the inaugural cohort of Ohio University’s Capital Internship Program. See the Athens News story headlined “OU’s new D.C. internship program focuses on public service” for a look at the interns’ start in D.C.—on day 32 of the partial government shutdown. This […]

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January 4, 2019 at 9:46 amNews

Career Week | Sociology & Anthropology Alumni & Student Gathering, Jan. 31

Career Week | Sociology & Anthropology Alumni & Student Gathering, Jan. 31

Sociology and Anthropology alumni and students are invited to a gathering prior on Thursday, Jan. 31, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in Baker 235. This event is part of the College of Arts and Sciences Career and Networking Week, and it precedes the Alumni-Student Networking Reception. Alumni that are expected […]

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January 1, 2019 at 4:30 pmAlumni Events

Rosen and Thankachan Present on ‘BYOD in Indian Classrooms’

A teacher using his phone in class. Photo by Matt Rosen.

By Richard Morris, ’20 Dr. Matthew Rosen and Dr. Briju Thankachan presented  “Informal Practices and Innovations in Teaching and Learning: BYOD in Indian Classrooms” at the 2018 Association for Educational Communications and Technology International Convention in Kansas City, Mo. Rosen, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Ohio University, and Thankachan, Director of […]

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December 21, 2018 at 2:35 pmResearch

A&S and Wayne National Forest Continue Successful Internship Collaboration

2018 Interns, OHIO Faculty, and Wayne National Forest staff.

by Kristin Distel Ten Ohio University students from Anthropology, Environmental & Plant Biology, and Biological Sciences interned with the Wayne National Forest in summer 2018, marking trails, searching for rare species and habitats, and helping the forest staff prepare for upcoming projects. The partnership between Ohio University’s College of Arts […]

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December 14, 2018 at 2:25 pmNews

Happy Beginnings | Meyer Continues Anthropology Research in Grad School

Rachel Meyer at the Geier Collections and Research Center, standing in front of the collection from the Hahn's Field Site excavations

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Rachel Meyer ’16 is a second year master’s student in Anthropology at the University of Cincinnati. She graduated from the College of Arts & Sciences at […]

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November 1, 2018 at 9:06 amAlumni