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Students Explore Wealth and Poverty in Shawnee, Chesterhill

Students Explore Wealth and Poverty in Shawnee, Chesterhill

Twenty-two Ohio University students visited Shawnee of Perry County and Chesterhill of Morgan County on the Alternative Economies in Appalachia field trip on Sept. 23 with the Wealth and Poverty theme. By Sue Ryu Enrolled in CAS 2300 Themes in Action: Wealth and Poverty 9 a.m. on a Saturday morning, […]

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September 26, 2017 at 12:10 pmIn Class News

Political Science Students Meet Former Governor Strickland

Ted Strickland

Political Science Learning Community students had the opportunity to talk with former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland this week. Strickland is engaging with students in a number of Political Science and other courses this semester as part of his efforts with Ohio University’s Wealth & Poverty theme. See Ted Strickland joins Wealth […]

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September 26, 2017 at 10:03 amIn Class News

Career Corner | Student Panel on Shepherd Summer Internships, Oct. 5

Career Corner | Student Panel on Shepherd Summer Internships, Oct. 5

The Wealth & Poverty theme is hosting a student panel and information session on Shepherd Summer Internships on Thursday, Oct. 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Library Friends Room (Alden 319). Last summer three Wealth & Poverty Certificate students received Shepherd internships, and they will talk about their […]

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September 2, 2017 at 3:15 pmAnnouncements Events

Wealth and Poverty Field Trip | Alternative Economies in Appalachia, Sept. 23

Wealth and Poverty Field Trip | Alternative Economies in Appalachia, Sept. 23

  The Wealth & Poverty theme offers a field trip on “Alternative Economies in Appalachia” on Saturday, Sept. 23, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The field trip is open to Ohio University students. Spots are limited and first-come, first-served. To sign up, email Musaraj at musaraj@ohio.edu or Terman at […]

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September 1, 2017 at 6:30 pmEvents

Wealth and Poverty | Looking at Appalachia with Photographer Roger May, Sept. 25

Roger May

The Wealth & Poverty theme presents the 2017 fall public lecture by Roger May on “Looking at Appalachia” on Monday, Sept. 25, from 3-4 p.m. at Walter Hall Rotunda. May is an Appalachian American photographer and writer based in Charleston, WV. He was born in the Tug River Valley, located on the West Virginia and […]

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September 1, 2017 at 6:00 pmEvents

Wealth and Poverty | Theme Activities for Fall 2017

Wealth and Poverty | Theme Activities for Fall 2017

The Wealth & Poverty theme at Ohio University announces its Fall 2017 events, including a week on “urban challenges” in October. For more information, contact theme coordinator Dr. Yeong Kim, Associate Professor of Geography. Fall 2017 Wealth  & Poverty Events Friday, Sept. 8 – Wealth and Poverty faculty forum, 12:30-1:30 […]

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August 21, 2017 at 4:26 pmNews

Wealth & Poverty | Scanlan, Interns Participate in Shepherd Poverty Symposium

Ohio University interns Chloe Wooster, Kees Vande Stadt, and Angela Green with Shepherd Higher Education Consortium on Poverty Founder and Executive Director Dr. Harlan Beckley

Dr. Steve Scanlan, Associate Professor of Sociology at Ohio University, participated in the 2017 Shepherd Higher Education Consortium on Poverty Closing Conference and Symposium in July. Scanlan oversees Ohio University’s participation as a member of the consortium in collaboration with Dr. Rachel Terman (SHECP OHIO intern coordinator) and Dr. Matthew […]

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August 8, 2017 at 3:26 pmNews