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Geography Alum a ‘One-Person GIS Team’ at Volkswagen

Kenny Ling

by Kristin Distel Kenny Ling ’09M has landed a dream job for geography alums. He is a GIS Site Planning and Research Specialist at Electrify America, a subsidiary of Volkswagen. GIS, or Geographic Information Systems, is an increasingly important area for sustainability research, as well as a career interest for […]

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January 7, 2018 at 5:27 pmAlumni

Students Reflect on World Food Day Food Drive

Students take food drive donation to Good Works.

The Wealth and Poverty theme hosted a food drive in October to help fight hunger in the Athens community. The drive challenges students to figure out how to motivate other students, and even how to deal with theft and a competing food drive. Along with Wealth and Poverty faculty members, […]

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November 10, 2017 at 4:47 pmIn Class News

Wealth and Poverty Week on Urban Challenges | Urban Living in Latin America, Nov. 1

Dr. Matthew Layton

The Wealth and Poverty theme hosts Wealth and Poverty Week on Urban Challenges, featuring Dr. Matthew Layton discussing “Perceptions of the Challenges of Urban Living in Latin America” on Wednesday, Nov. 1, from 1-2 p.m. at Alden 319. Watch live or later on A&S TV. For the first time in […]

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November 1, 2017 at 11:59 pmEvents

Wealth and Poverty Week on Urban Challenges | ‘School to Prison Pipeline’ Narrative, Nov. 2

Dr. Daniel Moak

 The Wealth and Poverty theme hosts Wealth and Poverty Week on Urban Challenges, featuring Dr. Daniel Moak discussing “Class Absence: A Critical Look at the ‘School to Prison Pipeline’ Narrative,” on Thursday, Nov. 2, from 10:30-11:30 a.m. at Alden 319. Watch live or later on A&S TV. For the […]

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November 1, 2017 at 11:45 pmEvents

Wealth and Poverty Week on Urban Challenges | Is Suburban Poverty Unique? Nov. 3

Dr. Bernadette Hanlon

The Wealth and Poverty theme hosts Wealth and Poverty Week on Urban Challenges featuring Dr. Bernadette Hanlon discussing “Is Suburban Poverty Unique? Comparing Urban and Suburban Poverty in the United States” on Friday, Nov. 3, from 3-4 p.m. at Alden 318. Watch live or later on A&S TV. For the first […]

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November 1, 2017 at 11:30 pmEvents

Wealth and Poverty | Career Talk on What is Wealth? Can I Get There? Nov. 8

Alan J. McMilla

The Wealth and Poverty theme hosts a career talk by Alan J. McMillan for Ohio University students on Wednesday, Nov. 8, at 5 p.m. in Alden 319 (Friends of the Library room). McMillan will discuss “What is Wealth? Can I Get There? From There Can I Change the World? 6 […]

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November 1, 2017 at 10:15 pmEvents

Wealth and Poverty | World Food Day Food Drive on Oct. 16

Wealth and Poverty | World Food Day Food Drive on Oct. 16

  The Wealth and Poverty theme launches a campus-wide food drive on Monday, Oct. 16, to celebrate World Food Day, which is observed on this day every year to remember the founding spirit of the Food and Agriculture Organization. It declares World Food Day to be “a day of action against hunger. People around […]

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October 1, 2017 at 8:15 pmEvents