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Poetry Month Readings at Athens Book Center, April 16

Poetry Month Readings at Athens Book Center, April 16

In celebration of Poetry Month, the Athens Book Center presents a poetry reading and book signings Sarah Green and Becca J.R. Lachman on Thursday, April 16, at 7 p.m. at the Athens Book Center, 74 E. State St. in Athens. Green is a doctoral student in English, and Lachman ’07M.A. […]

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April 1, 2015 at 8:15 pmEvents

English Alum: ‘It Takes Courage to Share Poetry’

Eric Schwerer

Ohio University alum Eric Schwerer ’01 Ph.D. contributed an article on “Courageous reflections on virtue” to Johnstown, PA, Tribune-Democrat. Schwerer, who earned a Ph.D. in English from Ohio University, teaches creative writing at the University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown. In January’s Wisdom for the Ages feature, young people who were interested in […]

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February 24, 2015 at 4:21 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

English Alum Wins Writer’s Block Poetry Award

Dr. Holly Wendt

Ohio University alum Holly Wendt ’05M won an award from the Louisville Literary Arts for her poetry, reports Lebanon Valley College. Wendt earned a M.A. in English from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. Lebanon Valley College’s Dr. Holly M. Wendt, assistant professor of English, recently won […]

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January 24, 2015 at 7:09 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Ohio University Mourns Loss of English Alum

Ohio University Mourns Loss of English Alum

Barbara Strom Thompson of Bethesda, MD, died peacefully on Jan. 5, 2015, at Suburban Hospital in Bethesda, at the age of 60 following a courageous, year-long battle with ovarian cancer. Her husband of 35 years, Peter Thompson, and daughter Anna Thompson of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, were at her side at the […]

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January 15, 2015 at 3:29 pmNews

Alum, Shawnee State Professor Publishes in Literary Magazine

Work by Ohio University alum Christina Jones ’14M appears in Shawnee State University’s fall edition of the “Silhouette,” a literary and art magazine, notes the Portsmouth Daily Times. Jones earned an M.A. in English from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. The magazine features local talent from […]

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December 19, 2014 at 10:08 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

English Alum Edits Tire Review and Fleet Equipment Magazines

Matt Bemer

Ohio University alum Matthew Bemer ’13 joined Babcox Media in January 2013 and is currently the associate editor of both Tire Review and Fleet Equipment magazines. Bemer earned a B.A. in English from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. Previously, he was assistant editor of Motorcycle & […]

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December 12, 2014 at 8:41 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

English Alum is Curator at ASU, Judge in Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition

Ohio University alum Mary Anne Redding is the new curator at Appalachian State University’s Turchin Center for the Visual Arts. She’s also a judge in the Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition, reports the Mountain Times. Most recently, she was the curator of the Marion Center for Photographic Arts and the Chair […]

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