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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

Zakic Edits New Book ‘German-Balkan Entangled Histories’

Dr. Mirna Zakić

Dr. Mirna Zakić, Associate Professor of History at Ohio University, and co-editor Christopher A. Molnar published German-Balkan Entangled Histories in the Twentieth Century (University of Pittsburgh Press). One reviewer described it as a “rich and insightful collection” that “features a riveting cast of actors, including linguistic minorities, emigre activists, racial anthropologists, […]

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December 1, 2020 at 11:31 amResearch

Schoen Publishes Article in American Political Thought

Dr. Brian Schoen

Dr. Brian Schoen, Associate Professor and Chair of History, published “Francis Lieber on Institutional Liberty, Secession, and the Modern State” in the fall 2020 issue of American Political Thought: a Journal of Ideas, Institutions, and Culture, an interdisciplinary journal that explores the American political tradition published by the University of […]

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December 1, 2020 at 10:38 amResearch

Nance Discusses Yale News Existence of Supercontinent Pannotia with Yale News

Dr. R. Damian Nance

Yale News covers the debate about the existence of supercontinent Pannotia, posited by R. Damian Nance, in an article headlined Pannotia: A supercontinent on trial. Nance, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Geology at Ohio University, is now a visiting fellow at Yale. In separate articles published recently by The Geological Society […]

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November 30, 2020 at 12:50 pmFaculty in the News In the News Research

Alumni, Colleagues Celebrate Rothwell’s Discoveries about Plant Evolution

Dr. Gar Rothwell

Distinguished Professor Emeritus Gar Rothwell just keeps discovering new things. That’s because he keeps looking. Rothwell may have “retired” from Ohio University in 2010, but he has continued his work, contributing an additional 62 scientific studies since that time, including 11 journal articles in 2020. As alumna Dr. Kathleen Pigg ’80BS, […]

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November 17, 2020 at 10:25 amNews Research

Harrington, Chen Develop Algorithm for Building Classification, Calibration Models

Dr. Peter de B. Harrington

Dr. Peter Harrington and graduate student Zewei Chen published a paper on “Self-Optimizing Support Vector Elastic Net” in Analytical Chemistry. “This algorithm allows one to build classification and calibration models automatically while simultaneously avoiding overfitting and using a minimum number of variables to yield the best predictive results,” says Harrington. […]

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November 16, 2020 at 1:56 pmResearch

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