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Linguistics Colloquium | Nominalization in L2 Student Writing: Comparison Between High- and Low-Rated Research Papers, Nov. 11

Tanya Bychkovska, '16, stands in front of the United States Capitol

The Linguistics Colloquium Series presents Ohio University alumna Tanya Bychkovska ’17M discussing “Nominalization in L2 Student Writing: Comparison Between High- and Low-Rated Research Papers” on Friday Nov. 11 from 12:55 to 1:50 p.m. Join Microsoft Teams Meeting. +1 614-706-6572  Conference ID: 156 767 79# Bychkovska is an instructor at George […]

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September 2, 2020 at 8:00 amEvents

Alumni News | Jambor Thriving in Japan English Language Program

Kevin Jambor at Chubu University, Japan

Ohio University alumnus Kevin Jambor has directed the Ohio Program of English Language Teaching at Chubu University for the last two years. Since 1990, OPELT has recruited instructors from Ohio University’s Ohio Program of Intensive English and Linguistics master’s program in a collaborative effort between the two universities. Jambor, who […]

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April 23, 2020 at 1:01 pmAlumni Uncategorized

Sabraw and Thompson Team-up For Seawall Mural Project in Japan

John Sabraw, right, is holding plastic bags containing dirt from Iwate and Aichi brought back by Chris Thompson to make into paint for the mural project. This photo was taken in December 2019.

From Ohio University News Ohio University professors John Sabraw and Chris Thompson recently teamed up for a “global engagement” opportunity through art, uniting students and faculty from OHIO and two partner institutions in Japan. Thompson, Associate Professor of Linguistics, is a veteran Japan specialist. Sabraw, Professor and Chair of Painting + Drawing, […]

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April 19, 2020 at 11:22 amNews

Alumni News | Stratman Talks about Forensic Linguistics, Real Court Cases

From left, James Stratman, Michelle O’Malley and David Bell

Ohio University alumnus Dr. James Stratman presented on forensic linguistics and the law as part of the Linguistics Fall Colloquium series. Stratman was named to the College of Arts & Sciences Notable Alumni in 2019. See Notable Alumni | James Stratman Lives Where Law and Language Entwine. Connect with Stratman […]

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January 16, 2020 at 4:02 pmAlumni

Happy Beginnings | Sormaz Seeks New Challenges Teaching in Japan

Olga Sormaz in her office at Chubu University

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Ohio University alumna Olga Sormaz BA ’15, MA ’18 is always seeking out new challenges. She spent a year in a British school during her middle […]

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January 10, 2020 at 11:00 amAlumni

Linguistics Colloquium | Alum Kessler on Longitudinal Study of L2 Writers’ Metacognitive Genre Development, Feb. 7

Matt Kessler

The Linguistics Colloquium series presents Ohio University alum Matt Kessler discussing “What you know, how you use it, and why: A longitudinal study of L2 writers’ metacognitive genre development” on Friday, Feb. 7. from 12:55 to 1:55 p.m. in Gordy 301. Kessler is a Ph.D. student and teaching and research […]

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December 2, 2019 at 2:15 pmAlumni Events

Nakada’s Tale: Finding a Long-Lost Japanese Fishing Boat, Washed Ashore in Okinawa

Viewing documents related to the lost-then-found fishing vessel from Iwate: Masaru Yonashiro of the Kinjo-cho town hall, Koudai Nakada and Chris Thompson.

Koudai Nakada’s educational journey has entwined with Ohio University for five years, most recently tied to the incredible tale of a fishing boat that disappeared during Japan’s 2011 tsunami, only to wash ashore seven years later and 1,200 miles away. Nakada and Dr. Christopher Thompson are researching the unusual adventure […]

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December 1, 2019 at 5:13 pmAlumni News Research