Post Tagged with: "English News"

Stroup Takes Second, People’s Choice at 3-Minute Thesis Competition

From Ohio University News Graduate student Rachel Stroup finished second and also won the master’s student People’s Choice Award at Ohio University’s annual 3-Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition on Feb. 19. Stroup, who is pursuing a master’s in English, presented, “The Brilliant Entrance to Hell Itself: Dance Halls, Moral Reform, and Rhetorics of […]

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February 21, 2020 at 11:31 amResearch

Happy Beginnings | Oster Enjoys Problem Solving, Creativity In Her Corporate Law Practice

Hannah Oster

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Ohio University alum Hannah Oster ’15 is using her aptitude for business and financial strategy in her position as an associate in the Mergers & Acquisitions […]

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February 11, 2020 at 4:09 pmNews

Alumni News | Harp Receives Community’s Environmental Stewardship Award

David Harp

Ohio University alumnus David Harp, a writer, photographer and cinematographer, received the 13th annual Dorchester (MD) Citizens for Planned Growth Environmental Stewardship Award, reports the Dorchester Star. Harp earned a B.A. in English in 1969 from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. He owns Chesapeake Photography in […]

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February 3, 2020 at 9:52 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Washington Post Critic Reviews Dance Built on Character from Mda Novels

Dr. Zakes Mda

A Washington Post arts critic reviews the dance “Cion: Requiem of Ravel’s Boléro,” noting how the main character is built on a character from two novels by Dr. Zakes Mda, Professor Emeritus of English at Ohio University. He built his mortality-themed dance around the character of Toloki, the professional-mourner protagonist […]

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January 29, 2020 at 8:54 amFaculty in the News In the News

Chair’s Message | Welcoming New Faculty, Hosting Alumni Visitors

Dr. Linda J. Rice

Dear Friends, Lots of good things are happening in the English Department. It was just one year ago that we celebrated the major renovation of Ellis Hall with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Students, faculty, prospective students, and visitors have all been very impressed with our new facilities that include wheeled tables […]

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January 13, 2020 at 8:05 amAlumni

Alumni News | Phyllis Ann Talley Passes at 91

Phyllis Ann Talley

Ohio University alumna Phyllis Ann (Patterson) Talley of Dublin, Ohio, died Dec. 30 at the age of 91, reports the Roanoke Times. She earned a bachelor’s degree in English from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University in 1950. …A graduate of M&M High School in McConnelsville, Ohio, […]

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January 6, 2020 at 8:00 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Career Week | English Career Panels, Jan. 31

Elena Kennedy

Students are invited to meet and network with three Ohio University alumni at the English Career Panels on Friday, Jan. 31, in Ellis 109 on the Athens Campus. Students can attend either session: 11:50 a.m. to 12:35 p.m. 1:10 to 1:55 p.m. This event is part of the College of […]

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January 1, 2020 at 4:30 pmEvents