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Vander Ven Presents on Reducing Sexual Victimization Risk on Campus

Dr. Thomas Vander Ven

Dr. Thomas Vander Ven presented a paper on “Making a Scene: Sociological Observations on the use of Dramaturgical Strategies to Reduce Sexual Victimization Risk on Campus” at the Southern Criminal Justice Association conference in New Orleans this Fall. The Southern Criminal Justice Association is a regional organization affiliated with the […]

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January 17, 2018 at 9:59 amResearch

Alumni News | Sociology’s Chris Hedges Gets Top Award among Master Woodworkers

Ohio University alum Chris Hedges ’99, ’02M recently won best of show at a Master Woodworkers event, according an Athens News article headlined “Local woodworker deemed ‘Master’ in major show.” Connect with Hedges on LinkedIn. Hedgesis the owner of AedanWorks. He earned a BSS at OHIO, followed by an M.A. […]

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January 4, 2018 at 4:53 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Genna Auteri Enjoys Project on How Childcare Decisions Affect Women’s Work

Genna Auteri

Genna Auteri ’09 ’11M works at Thoughtwell leading a project for the Columbus Women’s Commission that focuses on the intersection of job growth and childcare. Through a series of focus groups, her project looks at how women make decisions based on the childcare that is available to them and how […]

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December 18, 2017 at 8:24 amAlumni

10 A&S Students Named Margaret Boyd Scholars

10 A&S Students Named Margaret Boyd Scholars

Exerpeted from Division of Student Affairs Ohio University has announced the fifth cohort of Margaret Boyd Scholars, the University’s first and only women’s academic enrichment program. The newest 20 women bring the total number of scholars to 100 (including program graduates). The Margaret Boyd Scholars Program, which began in 2013, […]

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December 9, 2017 at 4:38 pmNews

Kaufman Presents on Ohio’s Church-State Relationships in Drug and Alcohol Policy

Dr. Nicole Kaufman

Dr. Nicole Kaufman, Assistant Professor of Sociology, presented a paper on “Governing through Collaboration: Governing through Partnerships: Ohio’s Church-State Relationships in Drug and Alcohol Policy,” at the annual meeting of The American Society of Criminology in Philadelphia in November. The theme for this year’s conference was Crime, Legitimacy and Reform: […]

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December 6, 2017 at 1:27 pmResearch

Happy Beginnings | Barker Talks about Role in Anti-Human Trafficking in Ohio

Casey Tisdale, Bryttani Barker, Alexis Lowe, and Nicole Kaufman

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. by Logan Stark ’18 Bryttani Barker ’12 ’16M, currently working with the Salvation Army of Central Ohio as the Anti-Human Trafficking Coordinator, visited Dr. Nicole Kaufman’s SOC […]

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December 5, 2017 at 3:26 pmAlumni In Class

Jewell Discusses Research at Data & Society Workshop

Babz Jewell

Sociology master’s candidate Babz Jewell ’14 attended a workshop in November by Data & Society, a research institute focused on the social and cultural issues arising from data-centric technological development. Jewell served as a participant in a full-day workshop in October at the organization’s New York City office. Her role […]

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December 4, 2017 at 4:49 pmResearch