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Poggione Named Associate Dean for Students, Instruction, and Curriculum

Dr. Sarah Poggione

Dr. Joseph Shields, Interim Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, announced that Dr. Sarah Poggione will become Associate Dean for Students, Instruction, and Curriculum in the college, effective July 1. Poggione is Associate Professor of Political Science and has served as department chair since 2017. “She has significant […]

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April 25, 2019 at 11:16 amAnnouncements News

Provost Appoints Florenz Plassmann Dean of Arts & Sciences

Dr. Florenz Plassmann

Executive Vice President and Provost Dr. Chaden Djalali has named Dr. Florenz Plassmann as the new dean of the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University, effective July 15, 2019. Dr. Plassmann will join the University from Binghamton University, where he has served as Associate Dean for Doctoral Studies […]

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April 23, 2019 at 4:49 pmNews

Dean’s Message | Equipping Our Students for Success

Joseph Shields, Vice President for Research & Creative Activity and Dean of Ohio University's Graduate College attends the 3 Minute Thesis Competition at the Stocker Center on February 15, 2017. Photo by Daniel Owen

 By Dr. Joseph Shields Interim Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences As I write this letter, the emerging signs of spring provide a harbinger of new beginnings as another group of students takes flight for the next stage of their life following Commencement in early May. At […]

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March 29, 2019 at 1:12 pmAlumni

Ellis Hall Renovation Celebrated, Memories Shared at Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon ceremony for the grand re-opening of Ellis Hall on Jan. 18, 2019. Photo by Hannah Ruhoff

By Alaina Bartel From Compas Ohio University students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends gathered to commemorate the grand reopening of the newly renovated Ellis Hall on Jan. 18. As the campus community gathered in the building’s new entrance lobby, attendees shared memories about their time in one of OHIO’s oldest […]

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February 3, 2019 at 6:01 pmNews

A&S and Wayne National Forest Continue Successful Internship Collaboration

2018 Interns, OHIO Faculty, and Wayne National Forest staff.

by Kristin Distel Ten Ohio University students from Anthropology, Environmental & Plant Biology, and Biological Sciences interned with the Wayne National Forest in summer 2018, marking trails, searching for rare species and habitats, and helping the forest staff prepare for upcoming projects. The partnership between Ohio University’s College of Arts […]

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December 14, 2018 at 2:25 pmNews

Nellis Calls Chemistry Groundbreaking ‘Exciting Day for Ohio University’

From left, Maddie Sloat, Student Senate President; Dr. Joseph Shields, Interim Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences; Dr. David Scholl, Chair of the Ohio University Board of Trustees; Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis; Dr. Chaden Djalali, Executive Vice President and Provost; and Maria Modayil, President of the Graduate Student Senate.

 Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis called the groundbreaking for a new chemistry building “an exciting day for Ohio University” as construction gets under way on a major academic building on campus. “It’s been a a few years since we’ve had a focus on a new building for the […]

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December 2, 2018 at 9:20 amNews

Dean’s Message | Join Us in January to Network with Students

From left, Interim Dean Joseph Shields and Chemistry Professor Peter Harrington at the chemistry groundbreaking.

By Dr. Joseph Shields Interim Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences From my office window in Wilson Hall, I am able to observe as the finishing touches are applied to Ellis Hall as part of a major renovation of this venerable structure. Within the next month the departments […]

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December 1, 2018 at 4:12 pmAlumni