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Alumni News | King Works for 2019 MedTech Company of the Year

Alumni News | King Works for 2019 MedTech Company of the Year

by Aissatou Boye ’20 Jeff King ’11 ’12M graduated with his B.A. in Sociology-Criminology and subsequently earned his M.A. in Sociology from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University King is currently a medical device sales representative with Zimmer Biomet, a medical device trading company founded by leading […]

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February 5, 2020 at 1:31 pmAlumni

Alumni | Funcheon Enjoys Working at Crossroads of Technology and Higher Education

Maria Funcheon

Maria Funcheon ’18M moved back to New York City after graduating from Ohio University with her M.A. in Sociology from the College of Arts and Sciences. New York has been her home since 2008. She rejoined the company she had worked for before grad school, Oxbridge Academic Programs, an organization […]

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December 24, 2019 at 1:59 pmAlumni

Happy Beginnings | Holcomb Responsible for Felony Crimes Investigations as Special Agent

Chad Holcomb

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Chad Holcomb ’13 is a Special Agent for the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation’s Crime Scene Unit and is responsible for the investigation of felony crimes, […]

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December 23, 2019 at 1:39 pmAlumni

Alumni News | Grigsby’s Work Focuses on Race Relations and Racial Inequality

Dr. Alan Grigsby

Alan Grigsby ’10, ’12M, an alumnus of the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University, is now Assistant Professor of Sociology at Curry College in Milton, Mass. Grigsby’s work focuses on race relations and racial inequality. Specifically, he is interested in how social interactions operate in different neighborhood settings […]

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November 1, 2019 at 8:10 amAlumni

Vander Ven Quoted on Problems on Columbus’ Sullivant Avenue

Dr. Thomas Vander Ven

Dr. Thomas Vander Ven, Professor of Sociology at Ohio University, was quoted in a Columbus Dispatch article headlined “Longtime Sullivant Avenue residents determined to stay on street they call home.” Experts say the diminishing number of longtime residents can have a detrimental effect on areas like Sullivant Avenue. “When you […]

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October 27, 2019 at 3:16 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Alumni | Sociology-Criminology Alum Thompson Enjoys Work with Ohioans with Disabilities

Ian Thompson '16

It has been three years since Ian Thompson ’16 graduated from the College of Arts and Sciences at Ohio University with a B.A. in Sociology-Criminology and minor in Anthropology. Since then he has been working at Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities, which is a division of disability services for the […]

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October 3, 2019 at 9:23 amAlumni

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