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Alumni News | Jenny Hall-Jones Named Interim Vice President for Student Affairs

Jenny Hall-Jones

From Ohio University News Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis announced that Jenny Hall-Jones has been named interim Vice President for Student Affairs at Ohio University effective Oct. 24, 2020. Hall-Jones, who has served in several key roles at Ohio University over the past 24 years, is a three-time Bobcat, […]

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September 21, 2020 at 8:10 pmAlumni

Castellano Discusses Mental Health Treatment Court with Philadelphia Inquirer

Dr. Ursula Castellano

Ursula Castellano, Associate Professor of Sociology at Ohio University, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story headlined “A panhandler punched a Chinese American woman and called her a slur. Will it be considered a hate crime?” Úrsula Castellano, an Ohio University sociologist who studies mental-health courts, said that is almost […]

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August 31, 2020 at 4:21 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Black Lives Matter: Examining the Scales of Justice, July 31

Sharon Cooper

From Ohio University News The Ohio University community is invited to attend “Black Lives Matter: Examining the Scales of Justice,” a conversation with Sharon Cooper, on Friday, July 31, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. via Zoom. The virtual event will take place on Zoom and feature a discussion and […]

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July 22, 2020 at 11:37 amEvents

OHIO Students Taste Their Way Through the Wonders of Ecuador

Ecuador group photo at Mitad del Mundo

by Joy Kostansek Four Ohio University students had the opportunity to taste their way through the culture and traditions of Ecuadorian agriculture over spring break 2020. Led by Dr. Theresa Moran and faculty from the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador, the inaugural Coffee, Chocolate and Sugar: Sustainable Agriculture program was […]

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May 4, 2020 at 2:33 pmIn Class News

Happy Beginnings | Certificate in Law, Justice & Culture Students Continue to LJC Master’s

Kristin Tate

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Three OHIO students who began their path in Athens in the Center for Law, Justice & Culture will continue their education within law and society studies […]

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April 30, 2020 at 11:13 amNews

Happy Beginnings | 2020 LJC Certificate Graduates Starting Careers, Grad School

Happy Beginnings | 2020 LJC Certificate Graduates Starting Careers, Grad School

  Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Center for Law, Justice & Culture faculty are very proud to recognize and celebrate the achievements of OHIO students graduating in Spring 2020 with the […]

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April 29, 2020 at 4:26 pmNews

Four Sociology-Criminology Students Inducted into Alpha Phi Sigma

Olivia Gemarro

Eleven Ohio University students from the Sociology & Anthropology Department were inducted into Alpha Phi Sigma, the national criminal justice society founded in 1942. Alpha Phi Sigma is the only criminal justice honor society and is affiliated with the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences. The purpose of Alpha Phi Sigma […]

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April 26, 2020 at 2:43 pmNews