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Spring Break 2020 | Safe at Home But Missing Friends & Coworkers

Spring Break 2020 | Safe at Home But Missing Friends & Coworkers

By Hayli Flynn ’20 Ohio University Weeks before spring break, I was so eager to go home to spend time with my family—because I missed them and it meant we were roughly a month away from graduation. But as we all know, a few days later everything would change. Due […]

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March 30, 2020 at 12:17 amNews

Four Psychology Students Receive Student Enhancement Awards

Kaley Angers

From Research Communications Four Psychology graduate students are among the 2020 recipients of the Ohio University Student Enhancement Awards program, which provided 21 students with a total of $121,948 in funding for their original research, scholarship and creative work this spring. The Student Enhancement Awards are funded by the Office […]

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March 29, 2020 at 8:42 amResearch

Spring Break 2020 | First Study Abroad Trip in Northern Ireland

Haley Hautzinger at the Giant's Causeway

By Haley Hautzinger ’21 Ohio University Over this past spring break I went on my first study abroad trip in Northern Ireland. I was among 21 other students studying human rights, law and justice over the conflict known as “the troubles.” This was my first experience traveling abroad, but luckily […]

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March 28, 2020 at 4:10 pmIn Class News

Spring Break 2020 | First Friends & the Cleveland Indians, then Back Home to Work

Spring Break 2020 | First Friends & the Cleveland Indians, then Back Home to Work

By Eleni Manouselis ’21 Ohio University Over spring break I mostly stayed at my apartment in Athens. My boyfriend is a Marine and is stationed in North Carolina, and he took leave to spend spring break with me. During that time, we went hiking through all the trails in Hocking […]

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March 27, 2020 at 9:21 pmNews

Spring Break 2020 | Waterpark Just in Time, then Studying with Siblings & Just Dance

Spring Break 2020 | Waterpark Just in Time, then Studying with Siblings & Just Dance

By Hailey Burns ’21 Ohio University Over spring break, I napped a lot and helped my mom out around the house. Wednesday, March 11th, my boyfriend and I went to Kalahari, which is an indoor waterpark. We were there all day, and went to Samurai after. I am happy we […]

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March 27, 2020 at 1:15 pmNews

Alumni News | Rawson Talks about Strategies for Coping with Pandemic

The News Herald (Morganton, NC) featured Ohio University alumna Dr. Jane Rawson in a story headlined “Coping with Crisis: Psychologist shares strategies for coping with pandemic.” Dr. Jane Rawson, clinical coordinator of the Mimosa Christian Counseling Center in Morganton, shared what people may be feeling during these uncertain, scary times […]

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March 21, 2020 at 5:19 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Allan Study Examines Effects of Marijuana Use on PTSD Symptoms, Suicidal Thoughts

Dr. Nicholas Allan

A study co-authored by Dr. Nicholas Allan in the journal Depression and Anxiety suggests marijuana use, especially for military personnel experiencing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms, may negatively impact suicidal thoughts and behavior. Allan’s research challenges the previous belief that medical marijuana could be used in helping treat PTSD. Allen […]

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February 21, 2020 at 9:36 amResearch