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English Alum Writes for Demand Media

Ohio University alum Bailey Shoemaker Richards ’11 is a writer with Demand Media. Read her recent article on “How to Incorporate in a State You Don’t Live in.” She earned a B.A. in Creative Writing from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. Richards has contributed to numerous […]

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November 12, 2014 at 1:39 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Spanish and English Alum with Teach for America

Valley Star reporter Dave Favila profiled Ohio University alum Kristen Helmsdoerfer ’14 in a story on “Home for now.” Helmsdoerfer earned two Ohio University degrees, a B.A. in Spanish from the College of Arts & Sciences and B.A. in English from the Honors Tutorial College. Ohio is a long way […]

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November 11, 2014 at 3:20 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Cincinnati: English Alum Planning 11-Country Mission Trip

Cincinnatti.com featured Ohio University alum Danielle Arlinghaus ’14,in a story on “Milford woman raising funds for 11-country mission trip.” Arlinghaus earned a B.A. in English from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. Twenty-four-year-old Danielle Arlinghaus has lived in Milford her entire life, doesn’t open up easily to people […]

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November 11, 2014 at 2:57 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

English Alum Helping Athens Library with Digital Literacy Pilot

Ohio University alum Shaila Meeker ’14 is an AmeriCorps member helping Athens County Public Libraries in a pilot program called Guiding Ohio Online, reports the Athens News. Guiding Ohio Online places AmeriCorps members in rural Ohio libraries to deliver digital literacy training through computer classes, one-on-one computer assistance, and outreach. […]

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November 10, 2014 at 6:14 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Lachman Reviews ‘My Life as a Foreign Country’ for Brevity

Becca J.R. Lachman

Ohio University poetry alum Becca J.R. Lachman ’07MA reviewed Brian Turner’s My Life as a Foreign Country for Brevity. “Of all the issues that can tear a family down the middle over time, deciding how to define and live out service has shaped–and divided–the people I love most. Both sides […]

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October 9, 2014 at 10:23 pmAlumni News

Oweidat Tackles Cross-Cultural Encounters Between West and Muslim World

Oweidat Tackles Cross-Cultural Encounters Between West and Muslim World

In honor of National Postdoc Appreciation Week Sept. 15-19, the Office of Research Communications is spotlighting Ohio University postdoctoral fellows across campus. Dr. Lana Oweidat is a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of English who also teaches in the Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program. She works with faculty member […]

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September 12, 2014 at 1:56 pmNews

Mda’s New Novel Begins at Athens Farmers Market

Mda’s New Novel Begins at Athens Farmers Market

Rachel’s Blue, a new novel by Dr. Zakes Mda, Professor of Professor of Creative Writing: Fiction and Ohio University alum, was released in August. This time Mda sets his scene very close to home—at the Farmer’s Market in Athens and in nearby Rome Township. Mda is Ohio University alum, having […]

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September 1, 2014 at 4:13 pmResearch