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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 was found dead March 15 in Island in the Sky at Canyonlands National Pike, reports the Gazette (Iowa). “The entire Department of Geography is shocked and saddened by the news of Jonathon’s tragic passing. He just […]

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

Post Talks to Fogt About Climate Research in Antarctica

Dr. Ryan Fogt

Dr. Ryan Fogt was featured in a Post story headlined “On Thin Ice: How Climate Change Presents Itself in Different Areas.” Fogt is Associate Professor of Geography and Director of the Scalia Lab at Ohio University. He leads the Sustainable Administration Hub at OHIO. …Fogt has several research projects on […]

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March 8, 2019 at 12:37 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Buckley Delivers Richard H. Foster Lecture at Frank Church Symposium

Dr. Geoffrey Buckley

Dr. Geoff Buckley, Professor of Geography, delivered the Richard H. Foster lecture on Feb. 1 at the 48th annual Frank Church Symposium at Idaho State University. The theme of this year’s symposium was “The Best and Worst of Us: Confronting Injustices in the World.” Buckley’s paper was titled “Environmental Justice: Pattern, Process, […]

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February 3, 2019 at 1:57 pmResearch

Post Talks to Kim about Week on Immigrants

Dr. Yeong Kim

The Post talked to Dr. Yeong Kim, Associate Professor of Geography and coordinator of the Wealth & Poverty theme,  in a story headlined “Week on Immigrants speakers to discuss immigration at national and local levels.” At a time when discussions on immigration are especially heated, Ohio University is providing students […]

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February 3, 2019 at 1:15 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Utah Public Radio Interviews Houser on How Tornadoes Form

Dr. Jana Houser with University of Oklahoma’s Rapid-scan, X-band, polarimetric mobile radar (RaXPol).

Utah Public Radio interviewed Dr. Jana Houser, Assistant Professor of Geography at Ohio University, for a piece headlined “UnDisciplined: The Atmospheric Scientist And The Environmental Economist.” This week on UnDisciplined, we’re talking about climate, but at two very different scales. First, we’ll talk to Jana Houser, a researcher who has […]

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February 3, 2019 at 10:08 amFaculty in the News In the News

Smucker Gets Ohio University Research Committee Funding

Dr. Thomas Smucker

From Research Communications The Ohio University Research Committee has selected four faculty proposals, including Dr. Thomas Smucker, for funding during its fall 2018 cycle. In total, the committee awarded $26,462. Smucker, Associate Professor of Geography, received $7,905 for his project on “Foundations for Convergence: Bridges and Barriers between Disaster Risk […]

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January 17, 2019 at 1:25 pmResearch

Alumni News | Roberts Named Curator at Nevada Historical Society

Dr. Michelle Roberts

The Carson City News reports on Ohio University alum Michelle Roberts‘ new role in a story headlined “Nevada Historical Society welcomes Michelle Roberts as new Education Curator.” Connect with Roberts on LinkedIn. Roberts earned an M.A. in Geography from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University in 2004. […]

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January 6, 2019 at 9:23 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News