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Spanish and Linguistics Major Gets Fulbright, Heading to Brazil

Laura Gilbert

Excerpted from Compass Laura Gilbert, a double major in Spanish and Linguistics, is traveling to Brazil to assist teaching university-level English foreign language courses. She is one of seven Ohio University students selected for the prestigious Fulbright U.S. Student Program Award, the largest U.S. educational exchange program sponsored by the […]

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May 10, 2018 at 4:54 pmNews

Burgess named OHIO’s 2018 Distinguished Professor

Dr. Susan Burgess

Excerpted from Compass Dr. Susan Burgess, Professor of Political Science, was named Ohio University’s 2018 Distinguished Professor at Graduate Commencement on May 4. President M. Duane Nellis announced the 2018 recipient of the university’s highest academic honor. Established in 1959, the Distinguished Professor Award recognizes scholarly accomplishment, professional reputation and contribution […]

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May 10, 2018 at 4:45 pmNews

Martin’s Poem, ‘Iraq Good,’ Wins Pushcart Prize

Martin’s Poem, ‘Iraq Good,’ Wins Pushcart Prize

by Kristin Distel Hugh Martin’s poem, “Iraq Good,” has been published in The Cincinnati Review and selected as a winner of the prestigious Pushcart Prize. Martin, a doctoral student in Creative Writing, is studying nonfiction at OHIO. The poem reflects on Martin’s own experience as a soldier in the Iraq […]

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May 10, 2018 at 8:29 amIn the News Students in the News

Uhalde Wins Distinguished Mentor Award from Honors Tutorial College

Dr. Kevin Uhalde

The Ohio University Honors Tutorial College recently selected Dr. Kevin Uhalde, Associate Professor of History, as one of the recipients of the 2017-18 Distinguished Mentor Award. This honor recognizes “faculty tutors whose work as thesis directors not only produces outstanding HTC thesis projects but also creates exceptional mentoring relationships.” During the 2017-18 […]

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May 8, 2018 at 10:39 amNews

A&S Students Among 2018 Leadership Awards and Scholarship Winners

A&S Students Among 2018 Leadership Awards and Scholarship Winners

Excerpted from Compass Members of the Ohio University community gathered the evening of April 18 for an annual event that celebrates students who exemplify the mission of the University, who are discovering their potential and who are leaving a legacy, both at OHIO and in the local community. The following […]

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May 1, 2018 at 10:15 amNews

Ten History Seniors Inducted into National Honors Societies

Ten History Seniors Inducted into National Honors Societies

Ten seniors from the History Department class of 2018 were inducted into national honors societies. Phi Beta Kappa: Academic Honors Society Phi Beta Kappa is the oldest U.S. national honors society for the liberal arts and sciences. Founded in 1776, it recognizes exemplary academic achievement and shows a commitment to the […]

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April 28, 2018 at 2:45 pmAnnouncements

Baker Peace Dissertation Fellowship Awarded to History’s Mayhew

Michelle Mayhew

Doctoral student Michelle Mayhew in the History Department received the 2018-19 Baker Peace Dissertation Fellowship. The award is funded by the John and Elizabeth Baker Peace Endowment, created in the 1980s to fund teaching, scholarship, and conferences at Ohio University that promote the study of conflict and conflict resolution. Mayhew said […]

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April 26, 2018 at 7:58 pmNews Research