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Food Sovereignty Collaboration Brings Ecuadorian Faculty to OHIO

R. Montúfar, T. Moran, M. Nally, D. Bikowski, & M. Ayala at the Community Food Initiatives’ Seed to Sustainability Workshop in Athens, January 2018

By Dawn Bikowski Director of the English Language Improvement Program How do the seed-saving practices in Southeast Ohio compare with the struggles and triumphs of food sovereignty in the Andes of Ecuador? Dr. Rommel Montúfar (Biological Sciences, Pontíficia Universidad Católica del Ecuador), and Michael Ayala (Agricultural Sciences, Universidad Central del […]

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February 21, 2018 at 10:22 amNews

Enterline ’68 Recalls Campus Unrest, Epic Flooding

David Enterline '68

By Julie Ciotola, photos from the Athena Yearbook and provided by pictured alumni From Compass Compass interviewed David Enterline, MS, Plant Biology as part of a story on a special anniversary for the Ohio University class of 1968, as these Golden Bobcats celebrate years of success and achievement since waving […]

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February 9, 2018 at 11:50 amNews

Southeast Ohio Teen Science Café Features Wyatt on Plants & Gravity, Feb. 26

Southeast Ohio Teen Science Café Features Wyatt on Plants & Gravity, Feb. 26

The Southeast Ohio Teen Science Café welcomes world-renowned expert on gravitational signaling in plants Dr. Sarah Wyatt on Monday, Feb. 26, from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Athens Public Library. This event is free (with free food and hot cocoa); all teens welcome. “As a world-renowned expert on gravitational signaling […]

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February 2, 2018 at 5:45 pmEvents

OHIO’s Small Seed Project Blossoms into International Partnership

Ms. M. Teresa C. Cacuango, community member in Pichinga Province, Ecuador

By Dawn Bikowski Director of the English Language Improvement Program Ohio University faculty traveled to Ecuador in December as part of a research and community capacity-building project involving local agro-biodiversity and food sovereignty in two regions—Southeastern Ohio and the Andes outside of Quito. The project, “Facilitating & Sharing International Community-Based […]

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January 29, 2018 at 11:11 amNews Research

Career Corner | Quidel Looking for Students for Lab Assistant Posts

Career Corner | Quidel Looking for Students for Lab Assistant Posts

Quidel Corp. is looking for at least two lab assistants at the company’s Athens location, which employs many Ohio University Bobcats from a variety of backgrounds and areas of expertise. These part-time, temporary positions would be ideal for students. See the job posting for more information and online application. The […]

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January 26, 2018 at 2:58 pmNews

Alumni News | Plant Biology’s Eric Spalsbury Has Career in Risk Management

Eric Spalsbury

Ohio University alum Eric W. Spalsbury ’83 is the Director of Risk Management for Stanley Steemer International Inc.; a large U.S.-based residential and commercial cleaning company headquartered in Dublin, OH. He earned a B.S. in Plant Biology from the College of Arts & Sciences. Connect with Spalsbury on LinkedIn. Come […]

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January 19, 2018 at 12:57 pmAlumni

Career Corner | Franklin Park Conservatory Seeks Seasonal Butterfly, Animal Care Assistants

Career Corner | Franklin Park Conservatory Seeks Seasonal Butterfly, Animal Care Assistants

Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, located in Columbus, seeks seasonal Butterflies and Animal Care Assistants to participate in exhibit-related programming and perform all tasks associated with the successful operation of the Conservatory’s Blooms and Butterflies exhibition. See the full list of job responsibilities and requirements, and how to apply […]

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January 18, 2018 at 10:15 amAnnouncements News