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Dirty Feat Propels Geography Alum to List of 10 Young Professionals in Lansing

Timothy Schmitt, an Ohio University College of Arts & Sciences alum who majored in Geography, was named among 10 young professionals expected to contribute to in Lansing, Mich., over the next 10 years. Schmitt is a community development analyst for the City of East Lansing. He graduated from Ohio University with […]

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September 29, 2013 at 4:41 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Good Housekeeping: Distract Yourself, Zoccola Says

Good Housekeeping: Distract Yourself, Zoccola Says

Dr. Peggy Zoccola, Assistant Professor of Psychology, appears in the “Real women, real-world advice” section an article in the October 2013 edition of Good Housekeeping with simple advice from her recent study on how dwelling on stressful events can increase inflammation in the body. “If you only do one thing […]

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September 27, 2013 at 8:35 amFaculty in the News In the News

English Alum Joins Medical Communications Agency

Adam Wroblewski ’11M joins Centron as a Copywriter, the company announced. He earned an M.A. in English Literature from Ohio University’s College of Arts & Sciences, where he also taught writing, literature, and film. “Centron is having a great year in 2013. As our operations continue to grow, we are […]

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September 26, 2013 at 7:39 amAlumni in the News In the News

Beyond Cheerleading: Governing Boards Should Exercise More Oversight

“Institutional reform depends on three ‘I’ words: information, incentives, and innovation. Let me discuss each of these words in the context of institutional governance,” said Dr. Richard Vedder as he addressed members of the University of North Carolina Board of Governors. Vedder is Director of the Center for College Affordability […]

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September 23, 2013 at 9:04 amFaculty in the News In the News

Sociology Major Named MAC East Defensive Player of the Week

Sociology Major Named MAC East Defensive Player of the Week

Ohio University redshirt sophomore Devin Bass was selected as the Mid-American Conference East Division Defensive Player of the Week on Monday following his performance—including a key fourth-quarter interception—Sept. 14 in the Bobcats’ 34-31 win over Marshall. Bass is studying Sociology in the College of Arts & Sciences. Bass, of Omaha, Neb., was […]

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September 16, 2013 at 11:20 amIn the News Students in the News

Alum’s Creative Writing Career Leapfrogs Ahead

Alum’s Creative Writing Career Leapfrogs Ahead

Congrats to Creative Writing alum David Armstrong ’02, ’11M, whose first book, a story collection called Going Anywhere, won the Leapfrog Press Fiction Contest and will be published in fall of 2014. He just started “seriously writing short stories” about two years ago, and in the last six months he’s […]

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September 11, 2013 at 12:12 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News News

NBC: 450 Million Years Ago, Rising Peaks Let Invasive Species In

“The rise of the forerunners of the Appalachian Mountains may have opened the gates for invasive species to storm the lost continent that gave rise to North America, new research suggests,” writes NBC News’ Science blogger Charles Q. Choi on Sept. 3 Such research could shed light on how to […]

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September 4, 2013 at 10:59 pmFaculty in the News In the News