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Ohio University chemist explains an old question with a modern tool

Dr. Jixin Chen is utilizing a novel technique to
visualize genome sequences more effectively.

From Ohio University News Ohio University chemist Jixin Chen, Ph.D., took advantage of the time when labs were shut down early in the pandemic to apply a very modern solution to solve a very old question. Like Joseph Fourier did 200 years ago, Chen sat down with paper and pen to […]

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January 26, 2022 at 2:18 pmNews Research

Chemistry student among five winning awards in Three Minute Thesis® competition

The 2021 3MT winners

From Ohio University News Five students won awards at the Ohio University Three Minute Thesis® Competition finals hosted by the Graduate College on Dec. 2. The Three Minute Thesis® Competition was founded by the University of Queensland in 2008, with competitions now held at more than 900 institutions in 80 […]

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January 13, 2022 at 8:43 amNews

University Mourns Chemistry Professor Emeritus Gary Pfeiffer

Dr. Gary Pfeiffer

The Ohio University community mourns the loss of Dr. Gary Pfeiffer, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry & Biochemistry. Pfeiffer, 81, passed away peacefully at his home in Athens, according to his obituary. He is survived by Barbara, his wife of 51 years; his daughter, Amy and her wife Gina; and his […]

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December 8, 2021 at 8:31 amNews

University Mourns Chemistry Professor Emeritus John Blazyk

Dr. John Blazyk

The Ohio University community mourns the loss of Dr. John F. Blazyk, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry & Biochemistry. Known to his friends and family as Jack, he passed away at his home in Boise, Idaho, at the age of 73 from complications associated with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), according to […]

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December 8, 2021 at 8:12 amNews

Advising News | Applying to medical, dental, veterinary, optometry, physician assistant or physical therapy programs?

Ann LaComb advising a student

Take a 1-Credit Course on the application process By Ann LaComb Pre-Health Advisor Juniors and seniors, is this is your year to apply to medical, dental, veterinary, optometry, physician assistant, or physical therapy programs? I invite you to register for UC 1500 Student Transition Seminar – Pre-Medicine Strengthen your application […]

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December 3, 2021 at 4:14 pmNews

Advising News | Helpful insights for students in the application process for professional programs

Advising News | Helpful insights for students in the application process for professional programs

By Ann LaComb Pre-Health Advisor Are you currently in the application process for professional programs? It’s an anxious time as you wait to hear back from programs such as medical schools, dentistry schools, etc. that you have already applied to. Are you starting to wonder how to make certain your favorite […]

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December 3, 2021 at 3:43 pmNews

Provost Undergraduate Research Fund offers awards to 28 OHIO students

Mallory Stowe and Caleb Sunderhaus, two awardees from the Painting + Drawing program in the School of Art + Design. Photos provided by the artists.

From Ohio University News The Ohio University Provost Undergraduate Research Fund (PURF) awards program has provided 28 students with a total of $34,764 in funding for their original research, scholarship and creative work this fall. The Provost Undergraduate Research Fund awards are administered by the Research Division. The program received 52 proposals […]

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November 23, 2021 at 2:20 pmNews