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eCampus Puts Spotlight Sunday on Erik Hieta-aho

eCampus Spotlight Sunday features Erik Hieta-aho.

eCampus instructor Erik Hieta-aho as featured across social media as part of the eCampus Spotlight Sunday series. Hieta-aho is an adjunct instructor of mathematics in the Ohio University College of Arts & Sciences. He currently is teaching MATH 2500, “Introduction to Statistics” for eCampus. Get to know him a little […]

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April 30, 2018 at 1:41 pmNews

Women in Science Share Research Experiences, Career Insights

Dr. Janet Duerr explains the research she conducted as a student, studying thermoregulation in ground squirrels. Duerr joined OHIO in 2002.

A panel of Ohio University researchers made their love for science, math and engineering clear as they shared their scientific expertise and career insights with a Women in Science class on April 12. The class is made up of freshmen through seniors representing colleges across Ohio University. In groups composed […]

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April 27, 2018 at 1:05 pmIn Class News

Alumni News | Math’s Du Gets Award from Nevada Board of Regents

Xunming Du

The Nevada Board of Regents named Ohio University alum Xunming Du the recipient of one of the Regents’ Creative Activities Awards, reports the Elko Daily Free Press. Connect with Du on LinkedIn. Du, who earned an M.S. in Mathematics from the College of Arts & Sciences at OHIO, is a […]

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March 10, 2018 at 4:59 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Couple Found Passion for Teaching Math Through Different Pathways

Two Ohio University alumni love teaching math. Theresa “Tracy” Watson ’93M acquired her love for teaching math in graduate school, but her husband, Corey Boby ’96 M, always wanted to be a teacher, says an Arkansas Democrat-Gazette article titled “Benton math teachers create inviting tone.” Boby and Watson ’93 both […]

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February 26, 2018 at 8:32 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Klein Appointed Interim Dean of Eastern Campus

Dr. Robert Klein

From Compass Interim Executive Vice President and Provost Elizabeth Sayrs and Executive Dean of Regional Higher Education Bill Willan have appointed Dr. Robert Klein as interim dean of Ohio University’s Eastern Campus effective July 1, 2018. Klein, Associate Professor of Mathematics, currently serves as interim associate dean of Ohio University’s […]

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February 9, 2018 at 11:09 amNews

Career Corner | Math Major’s Internship Leads to Job with Progressive

Jarrett Quanrud

by Kristin Distel Jarrett Quanrud ’18 spent the summer of 2017 interning with National Interstate Insurance—and finalizing his career plans and interests. A senior majoring in math and minoring in finance, Quanrud describes the internship as exactly the type of experience students need in order to determine the career they […]

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January 10, 2018 at 4:17 pmNews

Klein Helps Pilot Program Improve Accurate Math Placement

Dr. Robert Klein

From the Office of Instructional Technology Ohio University has long used a two-tiered system to place students in their first college-level math course. Students are initially assigned to a level based on their ACT/SAT scores or courses transferred from another institution; they can attempt to change their initial designation by […]

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January 8, 2018 at 11:41 amNews