Post Tagged with: "biological Sciences news"

Uptown Athens | Missing Donkey’s Upstairs Balcony

Uptown Athens | Missing Donkey’s Upstairs Balcony

By Danyelle Jackson ’21 Ohio University March 6, 2020, was such a significant day, yet when I was just trying to get through to the end of that day, I did not know it was the last time I would be in Athens for a long time. With the outbreak […]

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April 3, 2020 at 12:27 pmNews

Athens News Covers Kuchta Research on Route 33 Amphibian Crossings

Dr. Shawn Kuchta

The Athens News writes about amphibian research by Dr. Shawn Kuchta along the Route 33 bypass in a story headlined “Bypass, despite avoidance steps, killing lots of little critters.” Kuchta is Associate Professor of Biological Sciences at Ohio University. Two Rt. 78 tunnels were built to minimize amphibian roadway mortality […]

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April 2, 2020 at 11:05 amFaculty in the News In the News

Janet Browne, Science Historian, Speaks at the Ohio Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Studies Darwin Lecture

Dr. Janet Browne

by Kaitlyn Lyons Dr. Janet Browne recently came to Ohio University to speak about on behalf of the annual Darwin Lecture sponsored by the Ohio University Center for Ecology & Evolutionary Studies (OCEES).  The knowledge of Charles Darwin’s life is important in order to fully understand the Evolutionary Theory.  There […]

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March 29, 2020 at 5:18 pmNews

Seven Biology Students Receive Student Enhancement Awards

Brian Waldron

From Research Communications Seven Biological Sciences students are among the 2020 recipients of the Ohio University Student Enhancement Awards program, which provided 21 students with a total of $121,948 in funding for their original research, scholarship and creative work this spring. The Student Enhancement Awards are funded by the Office […]

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March 29, 2020 at 9:44 amResearch

Spring Break 2020 | Starting Something New, Sewing a New Portfolio

Baylor Hawks' fuzzy worms

By Baylor Hawks ’22 Ohio University Over this semester I decided that Wildlife Conservation just isn’t for me, so I started the path of creating my own major and combining the years I’ve spent with Wildlife Conservation and Prop Production and Set Design to make something entirely new. Over spring […]

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March 28, 2020 at 10:52 amNews

Biology Donates Lab Coats, Gloves & Masks to O’Bleness Hospital

Biology supplies are donated to O'Bleness Hospital.

Ohio University’s Biological Sciences Department donated numerous supplies to O’Bleness Hospital on March 24, including 300 disposable lab coats, 280 boxes of gloves from the biology laboratory courses, and some masks. Multiple faculty members such as Laura Saltman, Andrew Tucker, Nathan Weyand, Wendy Kaaz, and Mitch Day were involved with […]

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March 25, 2020 at 7:13 pmNews

Runner’s World Interviews Klein about Using Ellipticals for Recovery Runs

Ian Klein

Runner’s World interviewed Ian Klein for a story headlined “Can You Use the Elliptical for Recovery Runs?” Klein is Assistant Professor of Instruction in Biological Sciences at Ohio University. …The reason training plans call for so much running is the rule of specificity: “Whatever you want to get good at, […]

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March 25, 2020 at 12:14 pmFaculty in the News In the News