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Undergraduates Get Research Experience Studying Songbird Reproduction

Undergraduates Get Research Experience Studying Songbird Reproduction

As Biological Sciences undergraduate students, Madeline Sudnick (Honor’s Tutorial College) and Rachel Anderson (Biological Sciences Wildlife and Conservation B.S. 2017) gained experience in scientific research and publishing while studying the role maternal age plays in songbird reproduction. They worked with their mentor Dr. Kelly Williams and graduate student Meredith Fitschen-Brown to […]

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June 15, 2020 at 3:20 pmResearch

Bastock, Jacobs Receive Graduate Associate Outstanding Teaching Awards

Logan Jacobs

From Ohio University News Two College of Arts & Sciences students were among four Ohio University students who received Ohio University’s 2020 Graduate Associate Outstanding Teaching Award. The program was established in 1987 to recognize excellent teaching by graduate teaching assistants at the university. Each recipient receives a $500 stipend […]

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April 21, 2020 at 4:24 pmNews

Biological Sciences Students Named as Prestigious Goldwater Scholars

Hailee Sorensen, of Galena, Ohio, works in the lab at the Life Sciences Building.

From Ohio University News Three Ohio University Honors Tutorial College students were selected as 2020 Barry M. Goldwater Scholars, two of them majoring in Biological Sciences and working on research projects mentored by Biological Sciences faculty. Madeline Sudnick is a junior working on her senior thesis, which consists of research in […]

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April 15, 2020 at 9:45 amResearch

Raeven Bastock Awarded Graduate College Fellowship

Raeven Bastock

  Raeven Bastock was awarded this year’s Graduate College Fellowship, one of just five named fellowships awarded to Ohio University graduate students on a competitive nomination basis. See the 2020-21 Named Fellowship recipients. The award provides a fellowship of $15,000, plus a full-tuition scholarship for fall and spring semesters, for […]

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April 5, 2020 at 8:38 pmResearch

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 Speaks at 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