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Student Takes Second in National Council for Black Studies Contest

Student Takes Second in National Council for Black Studies Contest

Ben Braddock ’15, majoring in Psychology and African American Studies, earned second place in the National Council for Black Studies College Student Essay Contest in February. His essay was on “The Invisible (Wo)Man and Miley Cyrus:  Toward a Definition of Ratchet.” Braddock is also a College of Arts & Sciences […]

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February 16, 2014 at 1:04 pmNews

Psychology Alum Joins Carle Hospital in Illinois

Psychology Alum Joins Carle Hospital in Illinois

The News-Gazette of East Central Illinois reports that Ohio University College of Arts & Sciences alum Dr. Tara Riddle ’11PhD joined the staff at Carle. The Carle Foundation Hospital is in Urbana, IL. “Riddle, who joined the neuropsychology department, earned a doctorate in clinic psychology at Ohio University, Athens, Ohio. […]

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November 3, 2013 at 7:00 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Master Workshop on Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders – Fifth Edition, Nov. 1

Master Workshop on Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders – Fifth Edition, Nov. 1

DSM-5: What You Need to Know — A Master Workshop From the APA Experts is Friday, Nov. 1, at the Ohio University Baker Center. The cost is just $24.50. The agenda and registration information is at http://southeastohiodsm5.eventbrite.com. This workshop is designed for psychiatrists, other physicians who treat individuals with mental […]

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November 1, 2013 at 10:29 amEvents

WOUB Gay Perspectives: ‘My Gender Means Freedom’

WOUB Gay Perspectives: ‘My Gender Means Freedom’

“My gender means freedom,” says Ryan Vollrath ’14 in WOUB’s “Gay Perspectives: Ohio University Student Tells Coming Out Story” video. Vollrath is studying History and Psychology and pursuing Gender and Women’s Studies Certificate in the Ohio University College of Arts & Sciences. “It’s freed me in a lot of ways […]

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October 14, 2013 at 12:02 pmIn the News News Students in the News

Good Housekeeping: Distract Yourself, Zoccola Says

Good Housekeeping: Distract Yourself, Zoccola Says

Dr. Peggy Zoccola, Assistant Professor of Psychology, appears in the “Real women, real-world advice” section an article in the October 2013 edition of Good Housekeeping with simple advice from her recent study on how dwelling on stressful events can increase inflammation in the body. “If you only do one thing […]

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September 27, 2013 at 8:35 amFaculty in the News In the News

Psychology Alum Joins OHIO Survivor Advocacy Program

Psychology Alum Joins OHIO Survivor Advocacy Program

From Compass On Aug. 7, Ohio University alumna Kat Wargo ’03 and ’04  took on the newly created position of program outreach coordinator for the Ohio University Survivor Advocacy Program (OUSAP) for Meigs and Perry counties, which is funded by a grant from the Ohio Attorney General’s Office as part […]

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September 19, 2013 at 3:35 pmAlumni Alumni in the News

Needed: Children for Language Listening Study

Needed: Children 7 through 11 years old—with and without language and/or academic difficulties—for language listening study at Ohio University. The focus of the study is on “Language, Attention, Memory & Academics: How Things Work Together.” Children are needed with language and/or academic difficulties, but no other problems such as deafness, […]

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September 13, 2013 at 8:31 amAnnouncements