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Alumni News | Geography’s Ley Is Antiterrorism Officer & Intelligence Coordinator with Marines

Ohio University alum Michael Ley ’82 is the the Antiterrorism Officer and Intelligence Coordinator with the U.S. Marine Corps Support Facility at Blount Island in Jacksonville, Fla. Ley earned a B.A. in Geography from the College of Arts & Sciences at OHIO. Connect with Ley on LinkedIn. Ley served in […]

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February 2, 2018 at 9:46 amAlumni

Happy Beginnings | Pre-Law Senior Heading to Top-Ranked Vermont Law School

Jacob Pullar

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. For most students applying to law school, the period between submitting their law school applications and finally deciding where to attend is filled with anticipation, uncertainty, […]

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January 22, 2018 at 5:04 pmNews

Freshman Gains Leadership Experience through 1-Credit Themes in Action

Lauren Conner with her food drive box.

Freshman Lauren Conner ’21 wasted no time getting involved at Ohio University. She’s already helping local families through her work on a World Food Day drive. The food drive was part of Conner’s 1-credit Themes in Action course, CAS 2300 Themes in Action: Wealth and Poverty. There are six Themes in […]

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January 16, 2018 at 10:53 amNews

Career Corner | Meteorology Club Offers Free Programming Course in Python

Career Corner | Meteorology Club Offers Free Programming Course in Python

Programming is a valuable skill in almost every field of STEM, with Python being one of the most commonly used and powerful languages of all. Python has uses in research, website design, and so much more due to it adaptability. So the Ohio University Meteorology Club has decided to create its […]

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January 15, 2018 at 11:36 amAnnouncements

Geography Alum a ‘One-Person GIS Team’ at Volkswagen

Kenny Ling

by Kristin Distel Kenny Ling ’09M has landed a dream job for geography alums. He is a GIS Site Planning and Research Specialist at Electrify America, a subsidiary of Volkswagen. GIS, or Geographic Information Systems, is an increasingly important area for sustainability research, as well as a career interest for […]

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January 7, 2018 at 5:27 pmAlumni

Happy Beginnings | Alumni Back to Explore Acid Mine Drainage in Appalachian Watershed

Rebecca Steinberg

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Two Ohio University alumni are back as grad students, helping an interdisciplinary team—Ohio University’s Appalachian Watershed Research Group—assess data collected from regional mining operations in a […]

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January 5, 2018 at 2:57 pmAlumni News

Geography Colloquium | Building a Temple, Constructing a Nation: Sacred Space and Cultural Memory in Iron Age Jerusalem. Feb. 9

Cory Crawford

The Geography Colloquium Series presents Dr. Cory Crawford on “Building a Temple, Constructing a Nation: Sacred Space and Cultural Memory in Iron Age Jerusalem” on Friday, Feb. 9, at 3:05 p.m. in Clippinger 119. Crawford is Assistant Professor of Classics & World Religions at Ohio University, where he teaches biblical […]

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January 2, 2018 at 2:15 pmEvents