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Vedder in Forbes | Make American Colleges Grade Again!

Dr. Richard Vedder

Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University, wrote a column at Forbes headlined “Make American Colleges Grade Again!” With all the disruption of academic life and finances by Covid-19 (see my last three epistles), colleges are almost certainly going to need what the late Clayton Christensen […]

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April 2, 2020 at 4:49 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Athens News Covers Kuchta Research on Route 33 Amphibian Crossings

Dr. Shawn Kuchta

The Athens News writes about amphibian research by Dr. Shawn Kuchta along the Route 33 bypass in a story headlined “Bypass, despite avoidance steps, killing lots of little critters.” Kuchta is Associate Professor of Biological Sciences at Ohio University. Two Rt. 78 tunnels were built to minimize amphibian roadway mortality […]

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April 2, 2020 at 11:05 amFaculty in the News In the News

Alumni News | Carey Busch Named Interim Dean of University College

Dr. Carey Busch

From Ohio University News Ohio University Executive Vice President and Provost Elizabeth Sayrs named Ohio University alumna Dr. Carey Busch as the Interim Dean of University College. She replaces Dr. Sayrs, who was named provost effective March 9. Busch earned a B.S. in Forensic Chemistry from the College of Arts […]

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March 29, 2020 at 1:24 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Jamie Robinson Named Adviser for Griffon Gold Project

Fremont Gold Ltd. appointed Ohio University alumnus Jamie Robinson as a technical adviser for the Griffon gold project, located at the southern end of the Cortez Trend, Nevada, according to a news release. Robinson earned a B.S. in Geology from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University in […]

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March 28, 2020 at 5:33 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Dispatch Quotes Elliott-Dorans on Moving Courses Online

Dr. Lauren Elliott-Dorans

The Columbus Dispatch interviewed Lauren Elliott-Dorans for a story headlined “Coronavirus: College courses move online, challenging Ohio’s professors, students.” Dr. Elliott-Dorans is Assistant Professor of Instruction in Political Science at Ohio University. She is also the recipient of the Provost Award for Excellence in Teaching for 2019-22.  Dr. Elliott-Dorans is currently […]

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March 25, 2020 at 2:05 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Runner’s World Interviews Klein about Using Ellipticals for Recovery Runs

Ian Klein

Runner’s World interviewed Ian Klein for a story headlined “Can You Use the Elliptical for Recovery Runs?” Klein is Assistant Professor of Instruction in Biological Sciences at Ohio University. …The reason training plans call for so much running is the rule of specificity: “Whatever you want to get good at, […]

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March 25, 2020 at 12:14 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Alumni News | Davidson, Roberson Participate in Public Policy Leadership Forum

An Ohio Today story headlined “Washington, D.C.-area alumni lend expertise to education public policy leadership program” includes Ohio University alumna Kelly Davidson. Davidson earned a bachelor’s degree in English from the College of Arts & Sciences at OHIO in 1992. “I’m a higher education administrator, and it sounded like a […]

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March 25, 2020 at 11:31 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News