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Motherboard Writer Interviews Vander Ven about Drinking Games

Dr. Thomas Vander Ven

Motherboard writer Joel Warner turned to Dr. Thomas Vander Ven, Professor of Sociology, for a first-person story about “the mass-market version of an underground stoner game” in Colorado. Warner explored the game of Zonk, and its potential impact on the cannabis market in Colorado, asking Vander Ven about his research […]

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October 14, 2016 at 8:34 amFaculty in the News In the News

Sociology and Anthropology Students Honored at Gala

Department of Sociology and Anthropology Awards Gala Ceremony for Sociology and Anthropology Undergraduate and Sociology Graduate Students. ©Ohio University/ Photo by Kaitlin Owens  Outstanding Graduating Seniors pictured: Joshua House and Madeline Rettig

By Miranda McKinney ’16 The Annual Awards Gala for the Sociology & Anthropology Department at Ohio University was held April 8, 2016. After the opening remarks by Sociology Professor Tom Vander Ven, Associate Dean of Arts and Sciences and Professor of Sociology Dr. Laurie Hatch spoke about all the opportunities […]

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August 31, 2016 at 2:03 pmNews

Dayton Officers Talk to Sociology-Criminology Club about 100 Openings

Bentley Annex, home of the History Department at Ohio University

Dayton Patrol Officers Danielle Cash and Sarah Moody addressed the Sociology-Criminology Club on October 28th in Bentley 304. The two officers gave a 45-minute presentation about the Dayton Police Department. They explained what their job entails, the mission of the police department and their demographics. Their department is currently recruiting […]

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November 13, 2015 at 8:40 amNews

Vander Ven, Alumni Present on Race, Rape and Crime Reporting

Dr. Thomas Vander Ven

Dr. Thomas Vander Ven, Professor of Sociology, chaired a panel on Media, Publicity, and Perceptions of Crime and presented “Race, Serial Rape, and Crime Reporting” with Ohio University alumni Lauren Wright ’10 &  ’14 and Clara Fesmire ’13 & ’15 at the Southern Criminal Justice Conference in September in Charleston, […]

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October 28, 2015 at 1:17 pmAlumni Research

Vander Ven to Grads: ‘Get To Know Your Academic Tree’

Ohio University Professor Thomas Vander Ven delivers the Commencment Address during Graduate Commencement on Friday, May 1, 2015. Vander Ven was the 2014 Outstanding Graduate Faculty Award Winner.  Photo by Ohio University  /  Rob Hardin

From Compass “It’s a little horrifying,” joked Commencement speaker Thomas Vander Ven during the May 1 Graduate Commencement at Ohio University. “I’m live in concert at The Convo.” Vander Ven had the graduates laughing as he delivered one-liners and his Top Eight pieces of advice: Tell your mentors what they […]

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May 7, 2015 at 5:24 pmAnnouncements News

Sociology-Criminology Alumni Discuss Criminal Justice Careers

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By Amber Damiani ’15 Three recent Sociology-Criminology graduates returned to campus in March to talk to current students about applying for internships and entering the job market. At the Sociology Alumni Panel on March 13, two one-hour panels featured Bobcat Alumni who graduated with degrees in Sociology, Sociology-Criminology, or Sociology […]

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March 31, 2015 at 12:34 amAlumni

Thomas Vander Ven Named 2014 Outstanding Graduate Faculty Member

Thomas Vander Ven Named 2014 Outstanding Graduate Faculty Member

From Compass Ohio University Executive Vice President and Provost Pam Benoit bestowed the honor of Outstanding Graduate Faculty Member on Dr. Thomas Vander Ven, Professor of Sociology and Director of Criminology in the College of Arts & Sciences. The Outstanding Graduate Faculty Award was established in 1972 to recognize a […]

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May 12, 2014 at 1:20 pmNews