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Will Quanrud Awarded Distinguished Professor Scholarship

Will Quanrud

Ohio University junior Will Quanrud was awarded the Edwin and Ruth Kennedy Distinguished Professor Scholarship by Dr. Damian Nance, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Geological Sciences. All Ohio University Distinguished Professors can award the full-tuition scholarship to a student of their choosing each year. Quanrud was chosen based on a combination […]

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May 4, 2020 at 8:27 amNews

Ian Forsythe Named Geology Outstanding Graduating Senior

Ian Forsythe holding a Rafinesquina

Ohio University student Ian Forsythe ’20 was named the 2020 Geological Sciences Outstanding Graduating Senior as the result of a faculty vote. The award is given to a student who not only has achieved a high GPA but also has engaged in other activities such as independent research leading to […]

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May 1, 2020 at 3:03 pmNews

Three Geology Students Receive Middleman Scholarships

Justin Radabaugh

Three Ohio University Geological Sciences students were awarded the Travis C. Middleman Scholarship. The scholarship was established by an alumnus, Alan Middleman, in honor of his son. The scholarship is awarded to juniors and seniors with at least a 3.3 GPA. Parker Calhoun is a junior majoring in Geological Sciences. […]

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May 1, 2020 at 2:46 pmNews

Five Geology Students Receive Warner Scholarships

Abigail Gentry

Five Ohio University Geological Sciences students were awarded the Maurice and Betty Warner Scholarship by the Geological Sciences faculty. The scholarship was established by Dr. Maurice Warner, a geology alumnus who spent his career with Chevron Oil, becoming chief exploration geologist for the western United States before his retirement. The […]

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May 1, 2020 at 2:39 pmNews

Hansen and Devore Receive Geology’s Ewers Science Scholarships

Sydney Hansen

Ohio University students Sydney Hansen and Joseph Devore were awarded the Lela A. Ewers Science Scholarship by Geological Sciences faculty. The scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students in the Natural Sciences with a 3.3 GPA or above. Hansen is a sophomore majoring in Geological Sciences. Devore is a senior majoring […]

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May 1, 2020 at 2:22 pmNews

Six Graduate Students Receive Geology Summer Research Grants and Fellowships

Hannah Bortel

Six Geological Sciences first-year master’s students at Ohio University have successfully defended their thesis proposals and have been awarded Geological Sciences Alumni Research Grants and Summer Fellowships. The Alumni Research Grant provides funding for supplies and travel related to thesis research. The Summer Fellowship provides a stipend for the summer […]

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May 1, 2020 at 1:20 pmNews

Purcell Receives Geology’s Chang Graduate Scholarship

Ceara Purcell

Ohio University first-year master’s student Ceara Purcell was awarded the Ying-Chien Chang Graduate Scholarship in the Geological Sciences Department. Purcell is conducting research for her M.S. thesis project, “How Did Ecological Niches Evolve During Ordovician Environmental Change? A Test Using Laurentian Brachiopods,” with Dr. Alycia Stigall. The scholarship was established […]

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May 1, 2020 at 1:04 pmNews