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Rep. Stivers Recognizes Muhammad in Statement on International Education

Rebin Muhammad, portraitFrom Compass and the Office of Global Affairs Ohio University graduate student Rebin Muhammad was recognized in the U.S. Congress recently as part of a statement by U.S. Rep. Steve Stivers about the importance of international education. Muhammad is a doctoral student and Teaching Assistant in Mathematics at OHIO. Stivers, who […]

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Posted on 06/06/2019

Klein Named American Council on Education Fellow

Dr. Robert Klein, portraitFrom Compass The American Council on Education named Dr. Bob Klein, Associate Professor of Mathematics and Interim Dean of Ohio University Eastern, an ACE Fellow for the 2019-2020 academic year. “Dr. Klein provides exemplary leadership through his commitment to improving our University community,” said Ohio University Executive Dean for Regional […]

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Posted on 04/22/2019

Graduate Students Use Islamic Geometric Patterns to Teach Math at Middle School

Graduate students head to Wellston Middle School to teach Islamic geometric patterns, shown standing in front of car.Seven graduate students from the Ohio University’s Mathematics Department and one professor went to Wellston Middle School in rural Southeastern Ohio on March 4 to set up seven stations of math art activities. The graduate students who participated in this activity are from Kurdistan of Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Nepal, the […]

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Posted on 03/27/2019

Happy Beginnings | Hill Loads Resume to Handshake, Finds Job with PNC Bank

Alisa Hill portraitEditor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. After Alisa Hill graduates in May, she is headed to a job at PNC Bank. “I found that specific job after I uploaded my resume to […]

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Posted on 02/21/2019

Islamic Geometric Patterns Bring out the Artist in Muhammad

Rebin Muhammad gives an invited talk at Grand Rapids Community College. Graduate student Rebin Muhammad gave an invited talk at Grand Rapids Community College on Oct. 30, and his talk about symmetries in Islamic geometric pattern and how math made him interested in art was posted on YouTube. Muhammad, who is pursuing a Ph.D. in Mathematics at Ohio University, presented a […]

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Posted on 11/13/2018

Just & Alumni Publish on Mathematical Modeling of Epithelial Tissue

Dr. Winfried Just, portraitDr. Winifred Just, Professor of Mathematics at Ohio University, and two alumni published an article on “Development of epithelial tissues: How are cleavage planes chosen?” in PLOS One. The co-authors are Ying Xin, who earned an M.S. in Mathematics in 2014 and a Ph.D. in 2018,  and Chathuri M. Karunarathna Mudiyanselage, […]

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Posted on 11/08/2018

Klein Study on Rural Schools Quoted in Iowa Farmer Today

Dr. Robert Klein, portraitA study jointly authored by Dr. Robert Klein was quoted in an Iowa Farmer Today story headlined “Rural schools show strong graduation rates.” Klein is Associate Professor of Mathematics and Interim Dean of Ohio University Eastern. More than 25 percent of the public schools in America are rural, with one in […]

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Posted on 10/15/2018

Mohlenkamp is Associate Editor for SIAM Journal on Matrix Analysis and Applications

Dr. Martin J. Mohlenkamp, shown in his officeDr. Martin Mohlenkamp, Associate Professor of Mathematics, is an associate editor for the SIAM Journal on Matrix Analysis and Applications. SIAM Journal on Matrix Analysis and Applications contains research articles in matrix analysis and its applications and papers of interest to the numerical linear algebra community. Applications include such areas […]

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Posted on 08/30/2018

Klein Named Interim Dean of Ohio University’s Eastern Campus

Dr. Robert Klein, portraitFrom Compass Interim Executive Vice President and Provost Elizabeth Sayrs and Executive Dean of Regional Higher Education Bill Willan have appointed Dr. Robert Klein as Interim Dean of Ohio University’s Eastern Campus effective July 1. Klein currently serves as associate professor and interim associate dean of Ohio University’s Lancaster Campus […]

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Posted on 07/03/2018

eCampus Puts Spotlight Sunday on Erik Hieta-aho

eCampus Spotlight Sunday features Erik Hieta-aho, portraiteCampus instructor Erik Hieta-aho as featured across social media as part of the eCampus Spotlight Sunday series. Hieta-aho is an adjunct instructor of mathematics in the Ohio University College of Arts & Sciences. He currently is teaching MATH 2500, “Introduction to Statistics” for eCampus. Get to know him a little […]

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Posted on 04/30/2018