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Kopchicks’ Gift Helps Support Student Research in Molecular and Cellular Biology Program

Kopchicks’ Gift Helps Support Student Research in Molecular and Cellular Biology Program

Dr. John Kopchick and his wife, Char, have committed $2 million in support of academic programs—including the Molecular and Cellular Biology program in the College of Arts & Sciences—as part of Ohio University’s The Promise Lives Campaign, pushing the campaign over its $450 million goal. John Kopchick is Goll-Ohio Eminent […]

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April 30, 2014 at 3:13 pmNews

He Fell in Love with the Wolves

He Fell in Love with the Wolves

High in the Rocky Mountains, John Buffington ’15 fell in love with the wolves. Now the Wildlife and Conservation Biology major is sharing his passion through a comic book that he wrote and illustrated called Keyni—The First Walk. “So back in July, while I was interning at the Colorado Wolf […]

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April 22, 2014 at 11:52 amIn the News Students in the News

11 A&S Students Awarded Enhancement Funds for Research

11 A&S Students Awarded Enhancement Funds for Research

College of Arts & Sciences students received 11 of the 24 Ohio University Student Enhancement Awards program announced in March. A total of $115,945 in funding was awarded for original research, scholarship and creative work. The Student Enhancement Awards are funded by the Office of the Vice President for Research and Creative […]

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April 13, 2014 at 2:18 pmNews

Farallo, Morhardt, Converse, Dorkoski Awarded OCEES Graduate Fellowships

Farallo, Morhardt, Converse, Dorkoski Awarded OCEES Graduate Fellowships

The Ohio Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Studies announced four  graduate fellowships for 2014-15. Vincent Farallo was awarded an OCEES Graduate Fellowship for Spring 2015 for his work on “Exploring below the undergrowth: the role of microhabitat in the evolutionary ecology of Plethodontid salamanders” under his adviser, Dr. Donald Miles, […]

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March 24, 2014 at 9:50 amNews

Biological Sciences Honors Thesis Presentations, April 16-25

Biological Sciences students present their honors theses April 16-25. Outstanding College of Arts & Sciences students can earn departmental honors by conducting undergraduate research or projects with faculty mentors, complete with a thesis. Read more about departmental honors. Dr. Janet Duerr is Director of the Biological Sciences Honors Program. Dr. […]

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February 27, 2014 at 5:00 amEvents

Hassett Co-Authors Paper Assessing Global Warming Impact on Tiny Atlantic Crustaceans

Hassett Co-Authors Paper Assessing Global Warming Impact on Tiny Atlantic Crustaceans

Where have all the codfish gone? Dr. R. Patrick Hassett, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences, is a co-author on a paper assessing the impact of global warming on the North Atlantic food chain. The researchers are using a new technique to acquire data on a tiny crustacean that is a […]

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February 26, 2014 at 11:37 amResearch

A&S Majors Are Pathways in new Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine EAP

A&S Majors Are Pathways in new Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine EAP

The Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine has launched a new program that allows outstanding high school seniors to apply for medical school admission prior to starting their undergraduate coursework at Ohio University. Highly talented high school students from the state of Ohio can apply for the Early Assurance […]

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February 20, 2014 at 12:59 pmNews