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Why Study Religion in College?

Grace Eberly meeting with female health center workers in the village of Marsul, India during a study abroad experience (2015).

When I was an undergraduate student majoring in World Religions, people often asked me what I expected to be able to do with this degree. In my case, I always knew that I wanted to go into medicine but, in retrospect, I truly believe there is nothing you can’t do […]

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January 14, 2021 at 7:09 pmNews

Happy Beginnings | Love of Advocacy Led Tharp to M.A. in Law, Justice & Culture, Law School

Gabrielle Tharp

The Happy Beginnings series features College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school, and service. Gabrielle Tharp graduates with an M.A. in Law, Justice & Culture in Spring 2020 and will begin law school at The University of Colorado Law School in the fall. […]

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April 27, 2020 at 5:01 pmNews

Alumni News | Expatalachians Lets Alumni Explore Their Appalachian Identity

Nick Brumfield

WOUB interviewed Ohio University alumni Nick Brumfield, who “found that his relationship with his own Appalachian identity changed and intensified after he graduated from Ohio University with a B.A. in Political Science in 2015 and left to pursue an M.A. in Arab Studies at Georgetown University, which he received in […]

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February 1, 2020 at 8:19 amAlumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Lynchburg Museum Curator Kubota Awarded Smithsonian Scholarship

Emily Kubota

Ohio University alum Emily Kubota ’09, curator of the Lynchburg Museum in Virginia, was awarded a scholarship to the Smithsonian Institution’s Interpreting African American History & Culture Workshop, according to a Lynchburg, Va., news release. Kubota, who was promoted to this past summer, earned a B.A. in Classical Civilization from […]

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January 2, 2020 at 7:52 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Gary Scanlon Joins KPMG As Principal In Washington National Tax’s International Tax Group

Gary Scanlon

Ohio University alum Gary Scanlon ’98 has joined KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, as a principal in the international tax group of the firm’s Washington National Tax (WNT) practice. Most recently, he served as an attorney-advisor with the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of the International […]

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October 19, 2019 at 11:14 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Notable Alumni | Grace Eberly Works at the Intersection of Religion and Healthcare

Grace Eberly

Editor’s Note: The College of Arts & Sciences Notable Alumni Awards honor alumni for broad career accomplishments, commitment to community service, and valuable contributions to Ohio University and the College of Arts & Sciences. Grace Eberly ’16 World Religions Grace Eberly combined her love of world religions with an aptitude […]

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October 7, 2019 at 3:07 pmAlumni News

WGSS Alumni Panel Discusses #MeToo, Lives of Marginalized People

From left: Caroline Nagy, Anika Holland, Madison Koenig, Liz Herron

by Kristin Distel The Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies program welcomed back several of its alumni for the annual Reunion and Roundtables event, which featured a keynote address, several discussion panels, and a reception. The final panel of the day, “Me Too—Moment or Movement: Women in Law Reflect,” featured four […]

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January 9, 2019 at 11:51 amAlumni News