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Only in Your State Calls Dysart Woods a ‘True Hidden Gem’

Only in Your State Calls Dysart Woods a ‘True Hidden Gem’

“Tucked away in Belmont County and carefully preserved by Ohio University, there’s a 50-acre tract of old-growth oak forest few Ohioans know about,” writes April Day for a story headlined “Explore An Old-Growth Forest In Ohio At Dysart Woods, A True Hidden Gem.” Often referred to as a “Land of […]

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September 15, 2020 at 6:30 pmIn the News

Travis White in C&EN Diversity article: ‘I do belong.’

Travis White in C&EN Diversity article: ‘I do belong.’

Dr. Travis A. White, assistant professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Ohio University, wrote about his academic journey as a Black student and faculty member—and a chemist–in the cover story of Chemical and Engineering News. “While attending our annual College of Arts and Sciences’ faculty awards ceremony last fall, I […]

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September 11, 2020 at 7:01 pmFaculty in the News In the News

NBC Column Quotes Vedder on Scrutiny of Endowments

Dr. Richard Vedder

Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University, was quoted in an NBC news column headlined As colleges confront COVID-19 and Black Lives Matter, endowments deserve scrutiny. Private schools’ nonprofit status entitles them to receive extraordinary tax exemptions and benefits, which have helped facilitate the growth of […]

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September 4, 2020 at 1:32 pmFaculty in the News In the News

World News Quotes Jellison on New Book about Melania Trump

Dr. Katherine Jellison

Katherine Jellison, Professor of History at Ohio University, was quoted in an international story headlined Melania ‘folded like a deck of cards’ about a new book released this week, Melania and Me: The Rise and Fall of My Friendship With the First Lady, written by Stephanie Winston Wolkoff. Americans “want […]

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September 4, 2020 at 7:20 amFaculty in the News In the News

Krzic Authors Column in Korea Times about Peace Corps Volunteers

Dr. Gerry Krzic

Dr. Gerry Krzic, director of the Ohio Program of Intensive English at Ohio University, authored an article in the Korea Times headlined “[Friends of Korea] We left Korea, but Korea never left us.” Anyone who has spent time in Korea has probably heard of “jeong,” a concept characterized as a […]

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September 1, 2020 at 4:44 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Dispatch Quotes Ingram on Pike County Radiation

Dr. David Ingram

Dr. David C. Ingram, professor and chair of Physics & Astronomy at Ohio University, was quoted in a Columbus Dispatch article headlined “Pike County school district asks feds to move middle school away from radiation.” The levels in the report were “well below the levels at which you have to […]

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September 1, 2020 at 4:34 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Castellano Discusses Mental Health Treatment Court with Philadelphia Inquirer

Dr. Ursula Castellano

Ursula Castellano, Associate Professor of Sociology at Ohio University, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story headlined “A panhandler punched a Chinese American woman and called her a slur. Will it be considered a hate crime?” Úrsula Castellano, an Ohio University sociologist who studies mental-health courts, said that is almost […]

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August 31, 2020 at 4:21 pmFaculty in the News In the News