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Finding Friendship Thanks to Law, Justice & Culture | a Story of 4 OHIO Students

Finding Friendship Thanks to Law, Justice & Culture | a Story of 4 OHIO Students

Olivia Gedeon, Joe Landusky, Brea Muzykoski, and Lydia Wendel all began their academic careers at Ohio University in late August of 2017 in the Law, Justice & Culture Learning Community, taught by the Director of the Center for Law, Justice & Culture, Dr. Haley Duschinski. The four became fast friends. […]

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September 16, 2019 at 6:19 pmIn Class News

University Community Remembers Dr. Bruce Ergood, Professor Emeritus of Sociology

University Community Remembers Dr. Bruce Ergood, Professor Emeritus of Sociology

Dr. Bruce Ergood, Professor Emeritus of Sociology, passed away on Sept. 5 at the age of 88. Ergood arrived at Ohio University in 1970 and taught for more than three decades, retiring in 2006. He was promoted to Associate Professor and received tenure in 1974. Ergood’s work included the book […]

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September 13, 2019 at 9:41 amNews Uncategorized

Vander Ven on LSU’s Burrow: ‘His Pulse Probably Doesn’t Change No Matter the Situation He Finds Himself In’

Dr. Thomas Vander Ven

Dr. Thomas Vander Ven talks about coaching Louisiana State University quarterback Joe Burrow in an ESPN story headlined “The tales of Super Burrow, LSU’s ultra-confident breakout star QB.” Vander Ven is Professor of Sociology at Ohio University. Burrow played on a travel AAU basketball team when he was 9. During […]

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September 11, 2019 at 8:14 amFaculty in the News In the News

Miller Authors ‘Uncovering Profiles of Economic, Social, and Cultural Capital to Explore Depression Across Racial Groups’

Dr. Paula Miller

Dr. Paula Miller co-authored an article on “Uncovering Profiles of Economic, Social, and Cultural Capital to Explore Depression Across Racial Groups” in the Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities. “This research has the potential to reduce health disparities, by providing policy makers and researchers with information that will allow […]

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August 21, 2019 at 10:52 amResearch

Internship with Adult Parole Authority Changes Recent Graduate’s Career Goals

Cyle Goldrick '19

Cyle Goldrick ‘19 graduated with a B.A. in Sociology-Criminology. Goldrick hails from Upper Arlington, Ohio and is currently residing there seeking law enforcement opportunities in the Columbus metropolitan area. While at OHIO, he served as the Former Vice President of Theta Chi Fraternity, Alpha Tau Chapter. In addition to his […]

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July 1, 2019 at 11:08 amNews

Internship with Probation Department Solidifies Interest in Community Service

Logan Swafford '19

By Hayes Minich ‘19 Logan Swafford ‘19 graduated with a B.A. in Sociology-Criminology and Psychology. She hails from Englewood, Ohio and is currently residing in Dayton, Ohio with her fiancé. While at OHIO she was involved with many activities including the Collegiate chapter of the Ohio Innocence Project and the […]

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June 26, 2019 at 10:35 amNews

Burmeister Interviewed for ‘Bikers Beyond the Bars’

Dr. Larry Burmeister

Dr. Larry Burmeister, Professor of Sociology, was interviewed by the Post for a story headlined “Bikers Beyond the Bars.” The shared interests and ideas among bikers as a group are what shape them into the defining subculture they are. Throughout history, bikers have carried a somewhat deviant reputation, but Larry […]

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March 28, 2019 at 11:51 amFaculty in the News In the News