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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

Alumni News | Denbow Uses Expertise as Senior Planner in Kentucky

Denbow and his wife, Kelly, enjoying OHIO marching 110 at the football game.

By Regina Yoong Ohio University alumnus Patrick Denbow is putting his expertise in local and regional planning and development to work for Planning and Development Services of Kenton County. Denbow’s primary responsibilities as a senior planner involve providing the professional staff for the Board of Adjustments and Planning Commission in […]

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December 11, 2019 at 10:30 pmAlumni

Notable Alumni | NBC Meteorologist Ryan Phillips Helps Miami Prepare for Hurricanes

Ryan Phillips

Editor’s Note: The College of Arts & Sciences Notable Alumni Awards honor alumni for broad career accomplishments, commitment to community service, and valuable contributions to Ohio University and the College of Arts & Sciences. Ryan Phillips ’00 Geography-Meteorology A broadcast meteorologist for NBC 6/WTVJ in Miami, Ryan Phillips has been […]

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October 20, 2019 at 11:30 amAlumni News