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Russell Publishes Essay, ‘The Only Black Man in Medina, North Dakota’

Russell Publishes Essay, ‘The Only Black Man in Medina, North Dakota’

by Kristin Distel An essay by Creative Writing alum Phillip Russell (’18) has been published in Entropy. The essay, titled “The Only Black Man in Medina, North Dakota,” formed the basis of Russell’s OHIO master’s degree thesis. “The Only Black Man in Medina, North Dakota” describes Russell’s deeply frightening experience […]

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January 20, 2019 at 6:13 pmAlumni Alumni in the News

Alumni News | Barber Named to Ohio Arts Council

David B. Barber

Ohio Gov. John Kasich announced the appointment of Ohio University alum David B. Barber ’92, creative services consultant for Nationwide in Columbus, to the Ohio Arts Council in a Dec. 14 news release. Connect with Barber on LinkedIn. His term began Dec. 14, 2018, and ends July 1, 2020. The […]

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January 12, 2019 at 11:47 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the 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

Alumni News | Owens Featured at First Friday with Local Author

Scott Owens

Ohio University alum Scott Owens ’84 was featured in a North Carolina newspaper article headlined “First Friday With A Local Author, Scott Owens.” Connect with Owens on LinkedIn. Visit his blog. Owens earned a B.A. in English from the Honors Tutorial College at Ohio University. Hickory – Community members are […]

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January 6, 2019 at 7:29 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Idaho Paper Profiles Sundberg, Book on Abuse

Dr. Kelly Sundberg, author of 'Goodbye, Sweet Girl'

Dr. Kelly Sundberg, Ohio University alum and Visiting Assistant Professor of English, was profiled in an Idaho Post Register article headlined “Former Salmon woman’s memoir about surviving domestic abuse receives critical acclaim.” Sundberg, who earned a Ph.D. in English from the College of Arts & Sciences in 2018. Kelly Sundberg […]

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January 3, 2019 at 10:32 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Career Week | Three OHIO Writers to Meet with Students at Reception, Jan. 31

Hugh Martin

At College of Arts & Sciences Alumni-Student Networking Reception, students CAN meet with two current doctoral students and an alumna who have achieved widespread recognition as poets, essayists, and novelists. Hugh Martin, Dr. Michelle Pretorius (’18), and E. M. Tran will meet with students and provide advice on publication opportunities, graduate school […]

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January 2, 2019 at 4:30 pmEvents

Career Week | Meet the English Alum Who Develops American Airlines Digital Platforms

Aaron Schwarz

Aaron Schwarz ’11 Meet the Ohio University English alum who manages American Airlines digital platforms and just launched the new AAdvantage redesign, including a mobile app, on Friday, Feb. 1, at 3 p.m. in Ellis 109. Aaron Schwarz ’11 has held several positions in the corporate digital marketing world and […]

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January 2, 2019 at 4:15 pmEvents