Post Tagged with: "in the news"

Wealth and Poverty | Dr. Nicole Kaufman: Governing Through Partnerships

Wealth and Poverty | Dr. Nicole Kaufman: Governing Through Partnerships

The Wealth and Poverty Theme presents Governing through Partnerships: Neoconservative Governance and State Reliance on Religious NGOs in Drug Policy,” a research talk by Dr. Nicole Kaufman on Wednesday, March 27 at 5 pm in Alden 319. “From the drug war to current responses to opiates, drug policy in the United States has relied […]

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March 24, 2019 at 9:34 pmEvents

Biology Alum Named OHIO Men’s Basketball Coach

From left, OHIO President M. Duane Nellis, Coach Jeff Boals, and Director of Athletics Jim Schaus.

Former OHIO team captain Jeff Boals ’95 was named the 19th head coach in the history of the Ohio University men’s basketball program, Director of Athletics Jim Schaus announced in a March 17 news release. “I am incredibly grateful and honored to return home to my alma mater as the […]

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March 19, 2019 at 4:00 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

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

Vedder in Forbes | Crisis #1: College Is Too Costly

Vedder in Forbes | Crisis #1: College Is Too Costly

Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University, authored a column in Forbes headlined “The Triple College Crisis. Crisis #1: College Is Too Costly.” Ask 100 randomly selected Americans, “What is the biggest problem with American universities?” I would bet the most frequent answer would be, “they […]

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March 15, 2019 at 10:10 amFaculty in the News In the News

Jellison Quoted on Melania, Ivanka Trump Relationship

Dr. Katherine Jellison, portrait

The Community News Blog quotes Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor & Chair of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined “The Truth About Melania and Ivanka Trump’s Unusual Relationship.” Talking about the almost unprecedented influence that two adult women have on this president (FDR’s relationships with his wife and mother come […]

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March 15, 2019 at 9:49 amFaculty in the News In the News

Alumni News | Bardo, Wichita State President, Passes Away

Dr. John Bardo

Ohio University alum Dr. John William Bardo, president of Wichita State University, died March 12, 2019, at the age of 70, reports the KSAL. Bardo earned an M.A. in Sociology from the College of Arts & Sciences in 1971. Dr. Bardo was an innovator, nationally recognized scholar and deep believer in […]

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March 15, 2019 at 8:53 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Taylor Joins Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation

Dr. Jimmy D Taylor

Ohio University alum Dr. Jimmy D. Taylor ’88 is a board-certified medical oncologist who brings more than 30 years of medical experience to the Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation, according to a news release in Medical Health News. Taylor began his undergraduate education at Ohio University, where he earned […]

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March 15, 2019 at 8:37 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News