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Trustees approve Emeriti status for 9 Arts & Sciences faculty

Trustees approve Emeriti status for 9 Arts & Sciences faculty

Nine College of Arts & Sciences faculty have been granted emeritus status this spring by the Ohio University Board of Trustees. This honor recognizes retired individuals who have rendered dedicated and outstanding service to Ohio University and have been recommended by their colleagues and supervisors. June 2021 Mark Alicke, 30 […]

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July 2, 2021 at 3:54 pmNews

Stigall Chosen for MAC’s Academic Leadership Development Program

Dr. Stigall with ordovician rocks, containing brachiopods, at the Oslo Fjord, Norway

From Ohio University News Dr. Alycia Stigall is one of four Ohio University faculty members chosen as the 2021-22 Mid-American Conference Academic Leadership Development Program Fellows. Stigall is Professor and Chair of Geological Sciences in the College of Arts & Sciences at OHIO. The other three faculty members are: Mick Andzulis, […]

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May 24, 2021 at 2:49 pmNews

Geological Sciences Alumni Symposium Connects Alumni, Students and Faculty in Online Forum

Geological Sciences Alumni Symposium Connects Alumni, Students and Faculty in Online Forum

The Geological Sciences Alumni Advisory Board hosts a symposium every other spring to reconnect alumni with the department and build an ever-expanding network with current students and support their career development. This year the goals were the same, but the forum moved online. “We are so very grateful for the […]

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May 4, 2021 at 2:41 pmAlumni

Class of 2021 | Ceara Purcell Digs into Brachiopods, Environmental Change

Ceara Purcell

Ceara Purcell dug deep at Ohio University, and not just for her research material, which lay buried in the stratifications of Earth’s history. She also explored the philosophical and intellectual depths of what it means to be a scientist, “the difference between memorizing rules and regurgitating facts and truly internalizing […]

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April 30, 2021 at 9:00 amNews

Class of 2021 | Abigail Gentry Finds Herself at Home at OHIO, and With Her Future

Abigail Gentry

Abigail Gentry’s journey at Ohio University wasn’t a lightning bolt of enlightenment; it was a gradual dawning that she was ready for whatever the future brings. “I think the hardest ‘hill’ I had to climb here at OU was figuring out what I wanted to do with my life. I […]

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April 19, 2021 at 4:28 pmNews Uncategorized

Alumni News | Casey O’Brien Joins Geological Sciences Alumni Advisory Board

Casey O’Brien

Ohio University alumna Casey O’Brien ’14 has joined the Geological Sciences Alumni Board. She earned a B.S. Geology ’14 from the College of Arts & Sciences at OHIO, followed by an M.S. Geology  in 2016 at the University of Texas at Austin. “I grew up in Stark County, Ohio, about […]

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April 12, 2021 at 8:50 amAlumni

Stigall Discusses Gender in Geology in ‘Daring to Dig: Women in American Paleontology’

Dr. Stigall with ordovician rocks, containing brachiopods, at the Oslo Fjord, Norway

 Dr. Alycia Stigall is among women geologists—from the early trailblazers to today’s prominent scientists—featured in a new Daring to Dig: Women in American Paleontology exhibit at the Museum of the Earth, which includes a focus on gendered issues within the field of geology. Stigall is professor and chair of […]

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