Post Tagged with: "women’s and gender and sexuality studies news"

Political Science’s Burgess Writes New Book on LGBTQ Politics

Dr. Susan Burgess

Dr. Susan Burgess, Professor of Political Science, recently published her new book LGBTQ Politics: A Critical Reader, a collection of essays from thirty people who study LGBTQ issues in politics. “How have people gone about that and how has it changed what we assumed we knew in political science?” said […]

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October 31, 2017 at 6:20 pmResearch

Happy Beginnings | Alum on Opiate Treatment Team: ‘It’s Good Work’

Arianna Iliff

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Ohio University alum Arianna Iliff ’11 is an opioid treatment counselor in Northeast Ohio, trying to prevent clients from relapsing. As an undergraduate, she never would […]

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October 25, 2017 at 2:42 pmAlumni

Notable Alumni | Lisa Maatz Is a Respected Advocate in D.C., Mentors Students at OHIO

Lisa Maatz

Editor’s Note: The College of Arts & Sciences launches the Notable Alumni Awards, honoring 37 Notable Alumni in 2017 for broad accomplishments in their careers, a commitment to community service, and valuable contributions to Ohio University, the College of Arts & Sciences, and its students. Lisa Maatz ’89 Sociology and […]

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October 25, 2017 at 12:51 pmAlumni News

Sheldon Receives Grants for Two Short-Term Fellowships

Dr. Myrna Perez Sheldon

Dr. Myrna Perez Sheldon received two outside grants this year, a short-term fellowship from the Library Company of Philadelphia and one from the American Philosophical Society. Sheldon is Assistant Professor of Classics & World Religions and Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies at Ohio University, She was awarded a Mellon Scholars Program […]

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October 5, 2017 at 11:18 amResearch

WGSS Reading Group | In Defense of Transracialism, Oct. 2

Dr. Julie White and Dr. Kim Little

All are invited to join the Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies reading group discussion on Monday, Oct. 2, from 11:50 a.m.  to 12:50 p.m. The group will meet in the WGSS conference room (31 S. Court St., Room 105), and pizza will be served. The focus for this meeting is […]

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October 1, 2017 at 11:45 pmEvents

WGSS Reading Group | In Defense of Transracialism, Oct. 30

WGSS Reading Group | In Defense of Transracialism, Oct. 30

All are invited to join the Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies reading group discussion on Monday, Oct. 30, from 11:50 a.m.  to 12:50 p.m. The group will meet in the WGSS conference room (31 S. Court St., Room 105), and pizza will be served. This meeting will continue the Oct. […]

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October 1, 2017 at 4:45 pmEvents

Sheldon Co-Authors Book Chapter on ‘Religious Politics of Scientific Doubt’

Sheldon Co-Authors Book Chapter on ‘Religious Politics of Scientific Doubt’

Dr. Myrna Perez Sheldon co-authored a chapter in The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Religion and Ecology, edited by John Hart. (John Wiley & Sons, 2017). She and co-author Naomi Oreskes wrote a chapter titled “The Religious Politics of Scientific Doubt: Evangelical Christians and Environmentalism in the United States.” Sheldon is […]

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July 12, 2017 at 11:48 amResearch