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Career Corner | Alum Leaps from Internship to Career with Wayne National Forest

Career Corner | Alum Leaps from Internship to Career with Wayne National Forest

by Kristin Distel At Wayne National Forest, OHIO alum Kyle Brooks (’17) has established a career that perfectly combines his interests and talents. Since June 2018, Brooks, who majored in Wildlife and Conservation Biology, has worked as the WNF Photojournalism Resource Assistant, which is part of the National Forest’s Resource […]

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February 16, 2019 at 12:18 pmAlumni

Kuchta Gets Rakowski Award for Outstanding Research in Biological Sciences

Kuchta Gets Rakowski Award for Outstanding Research in Biological Sciences

Dr. Shawn Kuchta, Associate Professor in Biological Sciences, was awarded the 2018 Robert F. Rakowski award for outstanding research in the Biological Sciences Department at Ohio University. Kuchta followed the award presentation with an engaging seminar for faculty and students detailing his work on species formation and adaptive divergence in […]

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December 4, 2018 at 2:05 pmAnnouncements Research

Biological & Biomedical Seminar | Wherefore and Whither the Ring Species?, Nov. 26

Dr. Shawn Kuchta

The Biological & Biomedical Sciences Research Seminar series presents Dr. Shawn Kuchta discussing “Wherefore and Whither the Ring Species?” on Monday, Nov. 26, at 4 p.m. in Irvine 159. Kuchta is Associate Professor of Biological Sciences at Ohio University. The host is Dr. Bob Colvin.

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September 3, 2018 at 7:30 amNews

Four Biology Students Get Prestigious NSF Fellowships, Grants

Maggie Hantak

Four Ohio University Biological Sciences graduate students were awarded prestigious NSF graduate research fellowships and grants. James Nassif, a student in Dr. Larry Witmer’s lab, and Cassandra Thompson, in Dr. Viorel Popescu’s lab, were the only Ohio University students awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships this year. Both are in the […]

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May 24, 2017 at 9:05 amNews Research

Senior Finds Adventure, Hands-on Science in Alaska Internship

Danielle Butts's internship in Kodiak, Alaska, provided adventure and education.

by Kristin M. Distel “My internship taught me about my skills and interests, and it took me outside of my familiar environment in Ohio,” says Danielle Butts, a senior in Wildlife and Conservation Biology, who spent summer of 2016 completing an exciting internship at Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge in Kodiak, […]

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March 28, 2017 at 6:59 pmNews

Biological Sciences | Master’s Thesis Oral Defense, March 17

Biological Sciences | Master’s Thesis Oral Defense, March 17

On Friday, March 17, at 3:15 p.m. Kaili S. Boarman will give a seminar and defense of her Master’s Thesis.  The title of Kaili’s thesis is, “Trade-offs in Natural and Sexual Selection on Wing Traits of the Banded Demoiselle, Calopteryx splendens“.  Her presentation will be in 159 Irvine Hall, and […]

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March 1, 2017 at 8:00 pmEvents

30 Arts & Sciences Faculty Awarded Promotions

30 Arts & Sciences Faculty Awarded Promotions

Congratulations to the College of Arts & Sciences faculty whose promotions were approved at the June 23-24 Ohio University Board of Trustees meeting. “It is always a great pleasure to read the dossiers of the faculty being considered for promotion and tenure,” says Robert A. Frank, Dean of the College […]

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July 12, 2016 at 1:58 pmNews