Post Tagged with: "Dorothy Sack"

Save the Date | Geography Department’s 50th Anniversary, Nov. 15-16

The Geography Department at Ohio University celebrates its 50th anniversary on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 15 and 16, 2019. “We hope that many of the department’s alumni and friends—including you—will be able to join us on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 15 and 16, 2019, to help commemorate this milestone,” says […]

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May 2, 2019 at 6:00 amEvents

Athens News Quotes Sack on Impact of Proposed APV Trails

Dr. Dorothy Sack

The Athens News quotes Dr. Dorothy Sack, Professor and Chair of Geography, in a story headlined “Proposed APV trails in state forests spark concerns.” OU professor Dorothy Sack, chair of the university’s Department of Geography, said she has conducted and overseen “a fair amount” of research on the impact of […]

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August 30, 2018 at 12:55 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Message from the Chair | Geofest Awards, Alumni Visitors, Faculty Kudos

Dr. Dorothy Sack

Congratulations to our spring graduates! In addition to those who completed a geography major, minor or master’s degree, 23 graduating seniors earned certificates in GIS or in Wealth and Poverty. Our newest alumni are off to exciting futures, a few of which are highlighted elsewhere in this newsletter. We wish […]

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August 19, 2018 at 12:25 pmAlumni

Chair’s Message | Department Happy to Have New President as Geography Faculty

Dr. Dorothy Sack

By Dorothy Sack Professor & Chair of Geography Dear Friends, I hope this finds you well! I became chair of the Ohio University Department of Geography on July 1, when Jim Dyer completed his second three-year term in that position. It’s been a pretty steep learning curve for me, but […]

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December 15, 2017 at 2:25 pmAnnouncements

Arts & Sciences Announces New Chairs, Directors

Arts & Sciences Announces New Chairs, Directors

The College of Arts & Sciences welcomes eight new faculty to senior leadership positions in chairs and programs across the college. “I am very grateful that so many of my faculty colleagues are willing to step up and take on the responsibilities of department chair. This is one of the […]

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July 31, 2017 at 10:37 amNews

Geology Colloquium | No Cursing, Crying, No Cookies: Women Trailblazers in Geomorphology, Nov. 4

The Department of Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents Dr. Dorothy Sack on “No Cursing, Crying, No Cookies: Women Trailblazers in Geomorphology” on Nov. 4 at 4:10 p.m. in Clippinger 205.   Sack is a Professor in the Ohio University Department of Geography. Abstract:   Social change over the seven decades […]

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October 2, 2016 at 3:30 pmEvents

Foster Care Student: ‘Felt I Could Make a Home Here’

Michael Outrich goes to Washington to help foster care students.

By Cecilia Ellis ’17 There were no parents carrying Michael Outrich’s bags to his freshman dorm. He came to Ohio University alone, emancipated from the foster care system. He says he chose Ohio University because of the welcoming atmosphere. “I felt I could make a home here.” Now the senior Geography major […]

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August 22, 2015 at 1:39 pmNews