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Alumni News | Jesus Toapanta ‘Learned to be Home Away from Home’ in Athens

Jesus Toapanta on his way from Gordy to Alden Library in the winter of 2006-07.

For Ohio University alumnus Jesus Tuarez Toapanata, there are so many things that bring back “breathtaking” memories of his time at Ohio University. “My first winter with snow, the river path, the farmer’s market, the amazing colorful trees in autumn, the movie rentals on E. State Street, Gordy Hall, my […]

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February 4, 2021 at 5:13 pmAlumni

Linguistics Colloquium Series Announces Spring 2021 Schedule

Linguistics Colloquium Series Announces Spring 2021 Schedule

Ohio University’s Linguistics Colloquium Series announces its Spring 2021 schedule, which includes several recent graduates of the M.A. in Linguistics program as well as professional development mentoring for current students. Colloquia are Fridays from 12:55-1:50 p.m. via Microsoft TEAMS. Join the meetings on your computer or mobile app. Or call […]

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January 14, 2021 at 8:57 amNews

Bell and Moran Publish on Italian POW Foodways in Britain in World War II, Present on Italian Culinary Identity in World War I

Drs. David Bell and Theresa Moran

The collaborative Food Studies research agenda of Dr. David Bell, Chair and Associate Professor of Linguistics and Dr. Theresa Moran, Adjunct Associate Professor of Instruction in Plant Biology, has more recently focused on the effect of war on culinary identity. Their latest publication, “Captive Cuisine – The Cultural Transfer of […]

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December 2, 2020 at 11:43 amResearch

No Conference? No Problem! Says Tytko about Presenting Online during COVID-19

Tanya Tytko presents her research.

By Tanya Tytko ’20MA Linguistics  Spring 2020 semester was supposed to be the highlight of my master’s program. I was planning to present several research projects on which I was collaboratively working in the Linguistics Department at Ohio University and my individual research. In late February, when we all started […]

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November 16, 2020 at 11:31 amNews Research

Spring 2021 | New Forensic Studies Certificate Takes Multi-disciplinary Approach

Spring 2021 | New Forensic Studies Certificate Takes Multi-disciplinary Approach

Ohio University offers a new Forensic Studies Certificate that explores the scientific components of criminal investigation and criminal justice processes through a multi-disciplinary lens. The Forensics Studies Certificate is open to any students affiliated with any Ohio University campus. All three required courses are offered this spring on the Athens […]

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October 20, 2020 at 7:58 pmNews

Spring 2020 | Start Learning Swahili, a Vital Economic Language

Asmaha Mhande Heddi, Coordinator of the Swahili Language Program

Ohio University students can sign up for Elementary Swahili in Spring 2021—and get started on a language soon to be spoken by much of the world’s population. “Studying Swahili is not only a fantastic journey into a diverse and dynamic culture, but it is vital to the economic and political […]

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October 16, 2020 at 5:08 pmNews

Linguistics Colloquium | Teaching Humor in the ESL Classroom, Oct. 23

Gabriela Castañeda-Gleason and Jordan Wagner

The Linguistics Colloquium Series presents Dr. Gabriela Castañeda-Gleason and Jordan Wagner discussing “Teaching Humor in the ESL Classroom” on Friday, Oct. 23, from 12:55 to 1:50 p.m. Join Microsoft Teams Meeting. +1 614-706-6572  Conference ID: 156 767 79# Castaneda is Assistant Professor of Instruction in Linguistics and Wagner is a […]

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October 2, 2020 at 6:30 pmEvents