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Rep. Stivers Recognizes Muhammad in Statement on International Education

Rebin Muhammad

From Compass and the Office of Global Affairs Ohio University graduate student Rebin Muhammad was recognized in the U.S. Congress recently as part of a statement by U.S. Rep. Steve Stivers about the importance of international education. Muhammad is a doctoral student and Teaching Assistant in Mathematics at OHIO. Stivers, who […]

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June 6, 2019 at 2:36 pmIn the News News Students in the News

Klein Named American Council on Education Fellow

Dr. Robert Klein

From Compass The American Council on Education named Dr. Bob Klein, Associate Professor of Mathematics and Interim Dean of Ohio University Eastern, an ACE Fellow for the 2019-2020 academic year. “Dr. Klein provides exemplary leadership through his commitment to improving our University community,” said Ohio University Executive Dean for Regional […]

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April 22, 2019 at 9:18 amNews

Graduate Students Use Islamic Geometric Patterns to Teach Math at Middle School

Graduate students head to Wellston Middle School to teach Islamic geometric patterns.

Seven graduate students from the Ohio University’s Mathematics Department and one professor went to Wellston Middle School in rural Southeastern Ohio on March 4 to set up seven stations of math art activities. The graduate students who participated in this activity are from Kurdistan of Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Nepal, the […]

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March 27, 2019 at 10:53 amNews

Happy Beginnings | Hill Loads Resume to Handshake, Finds Job with PNC Bank

Happy Beginnings | Hill Loads Resume to Handshake, Finds Job with PNC Bank

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. After Alisa Hill graduates in May, she is headed to a job at PNC Bank. “I found that specific job after I uploaded my resume to […]

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February 21, 2019 at 12:37 pmIn Class

Islamic Geometric Patterns Bring out the Artist in Muhammad

Rebin Muhammad gives an invited talk at Grand Rapids Community College.

 Graduate student Rebin Muhammad gave an invited talk at Grand Rapids Community College on Oct. 30, and his talk about symmetries in Islamic geometric pattern and how math made him interested in art was posted on YouTube. Muhammad, who is pursuing a Ph.D. in Mathematics at Ohio University, presented a […]

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November 13, 2018 at 9:57 amIn the News Students in the News

Just & Alumni Publish on Mathematical Modeling of Epithelial Tissue

Dr. Winfried Just

Dr. Winifred Just, Professor of Mathematics at Ohio University, and two alumni published an article on “Development of epithelial tissues: How are cleavage planes chosen?” in PLOS One. The co-authors are Ying Xin, who earned an M.S. in Mathematics in 2014 and a Ph.D. in 2018,  and Chathuri M. Karunarathna Mudiyanselage, […]

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November 8, 2018 at 4:25 pmResearch

Klein Study on Rural Schools Quoted in Iowa Farmer Today

Dr. Robert Klein

A study jointly authored by Dr. Robert Klein was quoted in an Iowa Farmer Today story headlined “Rural schools show strong graduation rates.” Klein is Associate Professor of Mathematics and Interim Dean of Ohio University Eastern. More than 25 percent of the public schools in America are rural, with one in […]

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October 15, 2018 at 4:36 pmFaculty in the News In the News