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Physics Major Interns at Two European Nuclear Research Centers

Physics Major Interns at Two European Nuclear Research Centers

By Jean Andrews Physics & Astronomy Junior Natalie Klco’15 HTC Physics major spent this summer in Italy and France participating in two projects under the direction of Dr. Kenneth Hicks, a professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy. Hicks is a member of a team of researchers conducting a […]

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August 23, 2014 at 8:00 amNews

Student’s Research Spans Ozone Levels to Quantum Dots

Student’s Research Spans Ozone Levels to Quantum Dots

By Jean Andrews Physics & Astronomy From observing ozone phenomena to building micro-scale devices, senior Helen Cothrel ’15 HTC Physics, explores her environment to the extreme. This summer she is working at the David Skaggs Research Center in Boulder, CO, to study the Earth’s ozone layer. She received funding through […]

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July 22, 2014 at 3:06 amResearch

Chemistry Alum Joins Rockefeller University as Professor, Head of Lab

Chemistry Alum Joins Rockefeller University as Professor, Head of Lab

Ohio University alum Jue Chen ’93, a structural biologist whose research focuses on transporter proteins that act as the cell’s pumping machinery, will join the Rockefeller University as professor and head of laboratory in July, according to a news release from Rockefeller University. Chen graduated from the Honors Tutorial College […]

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June 25, 2014 at 10:11 amAlumni in the News In the News

Five Students on Research Externships in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Five Students on Research Externships in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Five Ohio University undergraduate students are in Cambodia this summer in a student-faculty collaborative “externship” project call “Imagining International Justice in Post-Genocide Cambodia.” The students are working with various organizations through partnerships with the Ohio University Center for Law, Justice & Culture. Ohio University has a strong history of Southeast Asian […]

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June 4, 2014 at 1:31 pmNews

Visiting the Khmer Rouge Killing Fields

Visiting the Khmer Rouge Killing Fields

During the reign of the Khmer Rouge (1975-1979) up to a quarter of Cambodia’s population was killed through torture, execution, forced labor, and starvation. Two of the most infamous sites of torture and execution in Phnom Penh, Tuol Sleng and Choeung Ek, remain today as sites of memory. Five Ohio […]

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June 4, 2014 at 9:42 amNews

Physics Student Austin Way Wins 3-Year NSF Graduate Fellowship

Austin Way

By Jean Andrews Physics & Astronomy Austin Way ’14, an Honors Tutorial College student who majored in Engineering Physics, received a prestigious graduate research fellowship from the National Science Foundation. The award includes three years of full support for graduate study during a five-year period, for the amount of $132,000. In […]

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April 21, 2014 at 6:00 amNews

Cross-Disciplinary Essay Contest Has $1,000 Prize

The Herbert L. Baer Prize, designed to recognize excellence and achievement in multi- or cross-disciplinary thinking, is open to all Ohio University undergraduate students. The $1,000 prize is awarded yearly to one Ohio University undergraduate student, based on an essay submitted to the Honors Tutorial College. Essay guidelines and instructions […]

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March 26, 2014 at 8:03 amAnnouncements