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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

Eberts Walked the Asylum Hallways in Search of Spirits…

Eberts Walked the Asylum Hallways in Search of Spirits…

 (Editor’s note: The audio problem as George Eberts begins to talk is fixed as he goes on….) “Having said there are no ghosts, I have to admit that I have a list of about 15 of them here,” said George Eberts, a long-time Athens Asylum employee, in the  fifth installment in […]

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October 28, 2018 at 9:52 amNews

Grad Students Hear about Broad Perspectives, Digital Humanities at Career Day

Adriana Bankston and Lisa Maatz led discussions at Graduate Career Day.

“Successful professionals don’t just specialize in one thing. The more you are able to broaden your perspective and scope, even if you have an area of expertise, the better off you’ll be,” said Lisa Maatz (’89) at the College of Arts & Sciences Graduate Student Career Day. Maatz, who majored […]

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October 10, 2018 at 3:40 pmNews

40 Alumni Return for Salzburg 50th Anniversary Celebration

2019 Program – Maria Alm, Austria

The Modern Languages Department celebrated the 50th anniversary of its study abroad program in Salzburg, Austria, in September. Since 1968, Ohio University students have been traveling to Austria to refine and expand their German skills. Initially, a collaboration with Bowling Green State University offered an academic year abroad for more […]

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September 28, 2018 at 9:41 amNews