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Alumni News | Lt. Col. Fuller Reflects on Career Launched at OHIO

Lt. Col. Fuller in 1990, U.S. Army retirement day. He retired from the U.S. Army following nearly 23 years of active military service.

Lt. Col. Clark Fuller (ret.) (’75) earned his M.A. in Geography from Ohio University. In this article, he reflects on how his education and military experience helped shape his career. by Lt. Col. Clark Fuller In 1971, I was a career Army officer (rank of captain) who had relatively recently […]

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April 18, 2019 at 6:20 pmAlumni

Happy Beginnings | Koran Studies Swahili in Tanzania, Heads to Peace Corps in Rwanda

Alexandra Koran

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 Alexandra Koran ’19 won a U.S. Critical Language Scholarship, a highly prestigious and nationally competitive scholarship, to study Swahili for eight weeks in […]

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April 18, 2019 at 1:31 pmAlumni

Happy Beginnings | Cones Awarded NSF Fellowship, Plans for Ph.D.

Seth Cones

  Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Biological Sciences alum Seth Cones ’18 was recently awarded a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. Cones earned a B.S.in Biological Sciences – Marine, Freshwater […]

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April 17, 2019 at 2:06 pmAlumni

Alumni News | Krautmann Creates Social Media Storm over Sliced Bagels

Alek Krautmann

Ohio University alum and meteorologist Alek Krautmann created a social media storm when he brought bagels to work sliced the St. Louis Bread Company way—vertically, not horizontally, reports Today in a story headlined “This is the most upsetting way to slice a bagel.” Krautmann earned an M.S. in Geography from […]

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April 7, 2019 at 1:15 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Two Alumni Lead Field Trip to Urban Redevelopment Sites in Columbus

Kyle May, senior planner at planning NEXT in Columbus, explains students about the city’s ongoing building boom and resulting gentrification.

Dr. Yeong Kim took 22 students, mostly from her Urban Geography class, but also from Geography-Urban Planning and Sustainability, International Development Studies, and the Wealth and Poverty certificate, to Downtown Columbus on March 30 to investigate several redevelopment sites, including the Scioto Mile, Franklinton, Short North, and Arena District. Although […]

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March 31, 2019 at 8:02 pmIn Class News

Alumni News | Jonathon Hogue Dies Hiking at Island in the Sky

Jonathon Hogue

The Ohio University Geography Department mourns the loss of alumnus Jonathon Hogue ’18M.S., who was found dead March 15 at Island in the Sky in Canyonlands National Park. Hogue served four years in the U.S. Air Force at Eglin Air Force Base before entering the Air Force Reserves at Wright […]

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March 16, 2019 at 2:30 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Career Corner | Industry Panel Explores Careers in Sustainability, April 4

Career Corner | Industry Panel Explores Careers in Sustainability, April 4

By Hannah Schuller From Compass For Ohio University students who are interested in working in sustainability, the Career and Leadership Development Center hosts its third industry panel of the year from 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 4, in CoLab – Alden Library 301. The panel will run for one hour and […]

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March 2, 2019 at 3:30 pmNews