Post Tagged with: "curricular themes"

Fall 2018 | Course Helps Students Get Ready for Job, Financial Decisions

Alan J. McMillan

Alan J. McMillan, founder of LearnEarnRetire, teaches a Fall 2018 Wealth & Poverty course designed to help students develop an early strategy for employabilty and a financial plan for being smart with their money—all aimed at financial independence over the course of their careers. CAS 2402X: Transitions – From Campus […]

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April 20, 2018 at 10:40 amNews

Sophomore Aissatou Boye Selected as Presidential Leader

Sophomore Aissatou Boye Selected as Presidential Leader

Sophomore Aissatou Boye has been selected as a Presidential Leader by Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis. The Presidential Leaders are an elite society of student volunteers who give their time and talents to advance the priorities and initiatives of President Nellis. These premiere students are loyal Bobcats and role […]

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April 16, 2018 at 11:39 amAnnouncements News

Athens News: Mann Says Climate Changes Will Become More Intense, Difficult to Adapt To

Students, from left, Krista Thomason, Becca Steinberg and Zachary Matthews pose with books signed by author Michael Mann.

The Athens News covered a Sustainability Studies theme event that brought Climate scientist Dr. Michael E. Mann to campus on March 28 in an article headlined “Speaker at OU takes aim at climate-change denial.” During his talk Wednesday, Mann explained that global temperatures have been steadily rising, hitting new maximums […]

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April 13, 2018 at 2:51 pmIn the News Students in the News

Ecuadorian Delegation Spends a Day with Food Studies

Delegates from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador in the high tunnel.

Food Studies theme students and faculty hosted a visiting delegation from the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador on Friday, April 6. The group, including five different deans of Ohio University, had a week-long visit to Athens hosted through the Center for International Studies. Food Studies spent the day giving the […]

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April 10, 2018 at 10:57 amNews

Senior Uses GoFundMe for Northern Ireland Human Rights Program

Senior Uses GoFundMe for Northern Ireland Human Rights Program

During her freshman year, Abigail Guerra ’18 learned about the Human Rights, Law & Justice spring break program in Northern Ireland during a meeting with Dr. Haley Duschinski. Taking the course, which focuses on the post-conflict transition of Northern Ireland after its long legacy of violence and human rights abuses, […]

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April 4, 2018 at 2:49 pmIn Class

Fall 2018 | Sign Up for Law and Justice Course CAS 2500: Breaking the Law

Fall 2018 | Sign Up for Law and Justice Course CAS 2500: Breaking the Law

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture invites freshmen and sophomore students to enroll in a special team-taught interdisciplinary course in Fall 2018. Seats are still available!  CAS 2500: Breaking the Law focuses on law and justice in relation to citizenship, global affairs, human rights, public health, and science and technology. It […]

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April 3, 2018 at 4:36 amAnnouncements News

Fall 2018 | 1-Credit Themes in Action Course: Making & Breaking Law

Fall 2018 | 1-Credit Themes in Action Course: Making & Breaking Law

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture offers a 1-credit course with the Making and Breaking the Law theme in Fall 2018. CAS 2300 Themes in Action: Making and Breaking the Law introduces students to law in relation to society, culture, politics, and power. Seats are still available. Ohio University […]

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April 3, 2018 at 4:05 amAnnouncements News