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Kristin Kelley Studies Violence in Tribal Nations, Plans for Law School

Kristin Kelley

Kristin Kelley’s academic experience as an undergraduate student at Ohio University was shaped by her participation in the Certificate Program in Law, Justice & Culture. Kelley developed an interest in violence against Native girls and women in her undergraduate capstone project, and now she’s delving further into the topic in […]

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March 24, 2021 at 12:36 amNews Research

Phillips Organizes Conference to Investigate Quantum Mechanics’ Unitary Limit

Dr. Daniel Phillips

Dr. Daniel Phillips, Professor of Physics & Astronomy at Ohio University, is organizing a program at the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics at UC Santa Barbara on “Living Near Unitarity.” The Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics describes itself as ” the first and foremost scientific research facility where theorists in […]

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March 22, 2021 at 9:59 amResearch

Trauschweizer Edits Book on Evolution of Peace and Stability Between Allied Nations

Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer

Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer, professor of history and director of Ohio University’s Contemporary History Institute, links past and present efforts to maintain a peaceful world in his latest book, Temple of Peace: International Cooperation and Stability since 1945. Through essays by nine contributors specializing in diplomacy, Temple of Peace examines the […]

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March 18, 2021 at 2:52 pmResearch

Just Creates Critical Discussions around COVID in New Book

Dr. Winfried Just

From Ohio University News Dr. Winfried Just’s new book COVID-19 Unmasked: The News, the science and common sense tackles the persistent and sometimes controversial questions people have been asking about COVID in a new, conversational way. Just is Professor of Mathematics at Ohio University. “I wanted to write this book […]

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March 18, 2021 at 11:59 amResearch

History Faculty Maintain Scholarly Engagement during Pandemic

History Faculty Maintain Scholarly Engagement during Pandemic

In the past few months, members of the Ohio University History Department have participated in a number of online events, sharing their research and collaborating with an international community of scholars amidst a pandemic that caused the widespread cancelation of in-person events. When the COVID pandemic caused shutdowns around the […]

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March 18, 2021 at 11:07 amResearch

Thompson Discovers Tadpoles Coping with Drier Conditions, Sheds Light on Effects of Climate Change

Left: Metamorph from a fast-drying pool. Right: Metamorph from a slow-drying pool. Photo by Kyle Brooks.

From Ohio University News Warmer spring weather is bringing the familiar early sounds of spring peepers and wood frogs calling. These amphibians breed in temporary vernal pools, which are small bodies of water that are critical habitat to many amphibians and aquatic invertebrates. Ohio University researchers have discovered some new […]

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March 17, 2021 at 1:05 pmNews

O’Keefe Publishes Book on Immigrant Political Influence in Early American Republic

Dr. John O'Keefe

From Ohio University News Dr. John O’Keefe, professor of History at Ohio University’s Chillicothe campus, is trying to clear up misinformation about the history of immigration in his new book, “Stranger Citizens: Migrant Influence and National Power in the Early American Public.” His focus is on how immigrants who came to the […]

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March 11, 2021 at 4:46 pmResearch