Post Tagged with: "faculty in the news"

Jellison Quoted Extensively in New Zealand story on Melania Trump

Dr. Katherine Jellison

Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor and Chair of History at Ohio University, is quoted extensively in a New Zealand NOTED story headlined “Melania Trump: The reluctant First Lady.” “A hallmark of her experience as a candidate’s wife and First Lady so far has been one public humiliation after another,” Ohio University […]

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June 18, 2018 at 10:40 amFaculty in the News In the News

Vedder in Forbes | Why Are Universities In The Housing Business?

Dr. Richard Vedder

Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University, authored an article at Forbes headlined “Why Are Universities In The Housing Business?” Universities exist primarily to expand and disseminate knowledge, ideas, and artistic works. In most international universities, if a prospective student asked, “What does a university dormitory room cost?” the […]

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June 15, 2018 at 8:06 amFaculty in the News In the News

Rothwell Gives Talk to Vancouver Island Paleontological Society

Gar Rothwell

The Comox Valley Record reports that Dr. Gar Rothwell, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Environmental & Plant Biology at Ohio University, is a speaker at the Vancouver Island Paleontological Society in an article headlined “Fossil plants to be discussed at Courtenay Museum, Cretaceous paleobotany: Food for dinosaurs, food for thought.” The Vancouver […]

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June 13, 2018 at 9:31 amFaculty in the News In the News

Hicks in Dispatch | Latest Search for Dark-Matter Collisions ‘Big Fat Zero’

Dr. Kenneth Hicks

Dr. Kenneth Hicks, Professor of Physics & Astronomy at Ohio University, authored a column in the Columbus Dispatch headlined “Astronomy: Major experiment fails to answer one of science’s remaining mysteries.” …In late May, scientists conducting an experiment called XENON1T, which can detect collisions between dark matter and regular matter, announced […]

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June 11, 2018 at 11:40 amFaculty in the News In the News

BBC and Others Quote History’s Abu-Rish on Protests in Jordan

Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish

A number of media outlets reporting on Jordanian protests and their aftermath interviewed and quoted Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor of History at Ohio University. Abu-Rish’s primary research interests focus on state building and economic development in Jordan and Lebanon. The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan has featured over a week […]

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June 7, 2018 at 12:08 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Athens News Reviews Bernard’s Book ‘Late-K Lunacy’

Dr. Ted Bernard

Jim Phillips reviews a new book, Late-K Lunacy, by Geography Professor Emeritus Ted Bernard in an Athens News story headlined “Novel by emeritus prof asks hard questions.” Ted Bernard’s novel “Late-K Lunacy” opens in a small college town in the foothills of Appalachian Ohio, on the banks of the fictional Shawnee […]

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June 7, 2018 at 7:52 amFaculty in the News In the News

Slate Interviews Uhalde about Medievalism, NHL’s Golden Knights

Dr. Kevin Uhalde

Slate Magazine’s sports section recently featured an interview with Dr. Kevin Uhalde, Associate Professor of History at Ohio University, in an article headlined “Ye Olde Goblet of Stanley: How historically accurate is the Vegas Golden Knights’ medieval hockey pregame show?” The interview explored the medieval-themed home-game opening act of the […]

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June 6, 2018 at 2:12 pmFaculty in the News In the News