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Ohio University’s Scalia Laboratorythe only place to get current weather conditions and an Athens-specific forecastjust launched a new mobile-friendly website: https://scalialab.com/. “When we moved here, our house didn’t have internet service or even TV service. So every morning we called Scalia Lab at 593-1717 to get the forecast,” says Dr. […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jul 13

Ohio Governor John R. Kasich announced the appointment of Dr. Timothy G. Anderson to the Ohio Historic Site Preservation Advisory Board for a three-year term beginning June 28. Anderson, Associate Professor of Geography, is a historical geographer with research interests in three main areas. “First, much of my current research […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jul 06

Eighteen meteorology students from Ohio University packed their bags and headed west to the Central and Southern Plains’ Tornado Alley. On the trip, students directly observe deep, moist atmospheric convection and its associated phenomena, including single-cell, multi-cell, and supercell storms, which can produce squall lines, hail, lightning, and tornadoes. The […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jun 18

Jim Phillips reviews a new book, Late-K Lunacy, byGeography Professor Emeritus Ted Bernard in an Athens News story headlined “Novel by emeritus prof asks hard questions.” Ted Bernards novel Late-K Lunacy opens in a small college town in the foothills of Appalachian Ohio, on the banks of the fictional Shawnee […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jun 07

Excerpted from Compass Geography graduate student Christine N. Aiena was one of four Ohio University students presented with the Graduate Associate Outstanding Teaching Award on April 19. Aiena currently teaches geography and mesoscale meteorology. In May, she will graduate with an M.S.in Geography. I have been wonderfully surprised and humbled […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences May 01

Economics and geography students put their research and data skills to work on behalf of Zanesville, presenting options for redevelopment and the economic impact of the Mosaic Tile Property to the City Council on April 23. The economics students analyzed the economic impact, and the urban planning students developed possible […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences May 01

by Kristin Distel Jacob Collins ’20 is combining two majors to achieve one ideal career goal. Collins, a sophomore whose goal is to become a city planner, is double-majoring in Economics and Urban Planning & Sustainability. This combination of specializations makes his goal much more achievable, he explains. These two […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences May 01

Members of the Ohio University Chapter of the American Meteorological Society elected their new officers for the 2018-19 academic year. OUCAMS is a student organization at Ohio Universitys Athens Campus, which serves to foster the growth of students pursuing meteorology or related fields through community outreach, professional development, academic achievement, […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 30

Dr. Geoff Buckley, Professor of Geography, has co-edited a new volume of essays, The American Environment Revisited: Environmental Historical Geographies of the United States (Rowman & Littlefield). Buckleys co-editor, Dr. Yolonda Youngs, is an assistant professor of global studies at Idaho State University. Because I am an environmental historical geographer, […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 17

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. by Kristin Distel Senior Brooke Siggers will attend the urban planning masters degree program at Tufts University this fall, having received offers of admission from a […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 15

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