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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

Ohio University Mock Trial Team Announces 2019-20 Team Members

Ohio University Mock Trial Team Announces 2019-20 Team Members

The Ohio University Mock Trial Team selected 20 students to compete during the 2019-20 academic year. Tryouts occurred on Sept. 11 and 12. In order to tryout, students were required to prepare and deliver a three-minute speech on a selected topic. At the conclusion of their prepared remarks, students were […]

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September 16, 2019 at 3:00 pmNews

Foraging Societies in Pleistocene North America, Sept. 26 | Economic and Political Networks in Mesopotamia, Sept. 27

Foraging Societies in Pleistocene North America, Sept. 26 |  Economic and Political Networks in Mesopotamia, Sept. 27

Dr. Henry T. Wright — whose work spans many continents, from studying the first hunter-gatherer populations in eastern North America to the formation of state-level societies in the Near East, China and Madagascar — brings his research interests together in two talks at Ohio University. He discusses “Foraging Societies in […]

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September 1, 2019 at 5:30 pmEvents

Collins Authors Afterword to New Translation of ‘Man into Wolf’

Collins Authors Afterword to New Translation of ‘Man into Wolf’

Dr. Brian Collins published a lengthy afterword to a new Italian translation of Man into Wolf: An Anthropological Interpretation of Sadism, Masochism, and Lycanthropy by Robert Eisler. The translation was titled Uomo diventa Lupo and was published by Adelphi Edizioni under the direction of noted Italian writer Roberto Calasso. Collins […]

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August 29, 2019 at 9:03 amResearch

Drogula Book on ‘Cato the Younger’ Offers New Perspective on Collapse of Roman Republic

Drogula Book on ‘Cato the Younger’ Offers New Perspective on Collapse of Roman Republic

Dr. Fred Drogula authored a new book, Cato the Younger: Life and Death at the End of the Roman Republic, published by Oxford University Press. Drogula is the Charles J. Ping Professor of Humanities and Professor of Classics at Ohio University. The most complete biography of Cato the Younger in English, […]

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August 25, 2019 at 8:43 amResearch

WOUB Interviews Perez Sheldon on Religion, Science and Politics

Dr. Myrna Perez Sheldon

WOUB Digital’s Spectrum interviewed Dr. Myrna Perez Sheldon in a story headlined “Religion & Science are Bound Together by Public Policy and Political Authority.” Perez is Assistant Professor in Classics & World Religions as well as Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies. A new study will examine how the relationship between science […]

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February 6, 2019 at 7:54 amFaculty in the News In the News