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Alumni News | Seebald Working to Contain COVID-19, Address Healthcare Disparities

Laura Seebald

Ohio University alumna Laura Seebald’s passion for social justice and public health have led her to the frontlines of the battle against COVID-19 in Kirland, Wash., where she works as a social worker providing discharge planning and mental health services. She performs multiple roles in this position: connecting patients to […]

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May 1, 2020 at 11:01 amAlumni

Clark Named Outstanding Graduate Scalia Scholar

Clark Named Outstanding Graduate Scalia Scholar

Ohio University alum Logan Clark was named the Outstanding Graduate Scalia Scholar by the Geography Department. Clark, who is pursuing a master’s in Geography, also earned his bachelor’s degree at OHIO in 2018, majoring in Geography – Meteorology. His research interests are heavily involved in climate change, specifically in the […]

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April 24, 2020 at 11:55 amAlumni

Settling Ohio: Waterways, Apples, Power & Class

William Kerrigan with John Chapman sketch

“The settling of Ohio is all about the rivers—what the settlers called the Western waters,” said Dr. Kim Gruenwald at the Settling Ohio: First Nations and Beyond conference held Feb. 21-22 at Ohio University. She went on to describe trade bounded by the movement of goods when river conditions were […]

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February 24, 2020 at 5:41 pmNews

Career Corner | Alum Recruiting for Nationwide Children’s Hospital Research Unit

Jonathan Dowdell

After earning a B.A in Sociology and B.S. in Geography from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University, Jon Dowdell ’13 completed an MBA from Mount Vernon Nazarene University in 2017. After graduation from OHIO, Dowdell worked a variety of jobs including positions at the Ohio State Reformatory […]

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February 7, 2020 at 1:20 pmAlumni

Schoen, Anderson Develop Settling Ohio: First Nations and Beyond Conference, Feb. 21, 22

Schoen, Anderson Develop Settling Ohio: First Nations and Beyond Conference, Feb. 21, 22

From Ohio University News Ohio University hosts “Settling Ohio: First Nations and Beyond,” a conference highlighting the events and actions that shaped the State of Ohio, on Friday, Feb. 21, and Saturday, Feb. 22, at Baker University Center on the Athens campus. The conference includes presentations by historians and scholars, […]

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February 2, 2020 at 7:00 pmAlumni News

Happy Beginnings | Michaels ’19 is Morning Meteorologist at Dayton 24/7 Now

Adrianna Michaels of Dayton 24/7 Now

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 Adrianna Michaels ’19 is the new Morning Meteorologist at Dayton 24/7 Now, the FOX and ABC affiliate in Dayton, Ohio. Michaels earned a […]

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December 30, 2019 at 4:39 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Kinzel Saves Lives, Uses GIS to Prevent Fentanyl Overdoses

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Carolyn Kinzel, a C-130H Hercules loadmaster assigned to the 179th Airlift Wing, Ohio Air National Guard, and an Ohio Air National Guard Counterdrug Task Force criminal analyst, poses in front of an overdose map she created Aug. 1, 2019, at the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Cleveland, Ohio. The Ohio National Guard Counterdrug Task Force personnel provide support to law enforcement agencies and community based organizations in order to enhance efforts to counter and defeat the threat of illegal substances, trafficking and violence in Ohio. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Alexis Wade)

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Excepted From Ohio Today Staff Sgt. Carolyn Kinzel ’18 is using the skills learned in Ohio University’s geospatial sciences program to literally save thousands of lives […]

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December 20, 2019 at 9:13 amAlumni News