Post Tagged with: "anthropology news"

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. This spring, these four students will intern with members of Ohio’s Congressional delegation to explore public service: Max Annable, a senior triple major student in the College of Arts & Sciences and […]

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January 4, 2019 at 9:46 amNews

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

Alumni News | Rice Enjoys Safety Manager Role, Reflects on Student, Army, Study Abroad Experiences

Colin Rice at Windsor Castle in London, England, around New Year’s 2018.

By Richard Morris ’20 History-Pre-Law Major, English Minor Ohio University alum Colin Rice ’12 spent several years abroad, both in the Army and as a student, before eventually landing a job at Bellisio Foods, one of the nation’s leading manufacturers of frozen foods. Rice has spent the last four years […]

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October 17, 2018 at 3:34 pmAlumni

Working on the Wayne | Culture History, Discovering a Brick

Portion of a brick found in the Wayne National Forest.

By Brenna Tippie and Ben Johnson Anthropology majors interning at the Wayne National Forest When anyone hears the word “archaeology,” their mind is drawn to the image of Indiana Jones, his adventures, and all the glory that comes with them. What they don’t tell you about is the hills. From […]

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July 25, 2018 at 12:16 pmNews

Alumni News | Anthropology Alum Competes on ‘Jeopardy,’ Wins First Day

Marilyn Maher on "Jeopardy!" Photo courtesy of: Sony Pictures Studios

“Marilyn Maher ’11, an administrative specialist in the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, competes on ‘Jeopardy!’ Thursday, July 5,” reports Ohio University’s Compass newsletter. Maher earned a B.A. in Anthropology and minor in History from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. Maher won her first […]

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June 29, 2018 at 8:40 amAlumni In the News