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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

Showalter, Popescu, Allan Receive Ohio University Research Committee Funding

Dr. Darcey Allan

The Ohio University Research Committee selected five faculty proposals, including three College of Arts & Sciences faculty, for funding during its fall 2017 cycle. In total, the committee awarded $38,852. The program, which is funded by the Vice President for Research and Creative Activity, provides seed money for new faculty […]

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January 13, 2018 at 8:59 amResearch

Alumni News | Plant Biology’s Robert Specker Passes Away

Ohio University alum Robert Specker ’87, who earned a B.S. in Plant Biology from the College of Arts & Sciences, passed away on Dec. 12, according to the Legacy.com obituary: ATHENS – Robert W. Specker, Jr., 62, of Athens died late Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 at The Laurels of Athens […]

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December 27, 2017 at 3:35 pmAlumni

MCB Graduate Students Host Appalachian Regional Cell Conference

Appalachian Regional Cell Conference

By Debbie Walter Nearly 100 students from Marshall University, the University of West Virginia, Ohio University and Vanderbilt University attended the sixth annual Appalachian Regional Cell Conference Dec. 2 at Ohio University. The conference was founded in 2012 by West Virginia University, Marshall University, the University of Kentucky and Ohio […]

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December 15, 2017 at 2:15 pmNews