Congratulations to Olivia Montgomery-Chorey who has been named Student of the month for October. The Criminal Justice major has previously earned an Associate degree in Law Enforcement Technology and is a full-time employee at the Multi-County Juvenile Detention Center. Montgomery-Chorey volunteers at the Hocking County Humane Society and the Smith Chapel Food and Ministries, is a member of the National Honor Society and Let Us Help student organization and earned a Student Leadership Award at the 2016 Celebrate Women Conference.
Ohio University Lancaster Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice & Sociology, Jennifer L. Steele, Ph.D., was recently published in two peer-reviewed journal publications:
Steele, Jennifer. “Race and General Strain Theory: Examining the Impact of Racial Discrimination and Fear on Adolescent Marijuana and Alcohol Use.” IN. Substance Use and Misuse.
Peralta, Robert L., Steward, Breanna C., Steele, Jennifer L., and Wagner, Fernando A. “Non-Medical Use of Prescription Drugs in Emerging Adulthood: Differentiating Sex from Gender.” IN. Addiction Research and Theory.
Ohio University Lancaster | Pickerington graduate Kathleen Uhl was honored with the Emerging Athena award by the Lancaster-Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce. Internationally, Athena Leadership Awards honor professional excellence and community service. They also recognize female leaders for actively assisting other women in their attainment of professional excellence and leadership skills. The Emerging Athena recognizes an up-and-coming community leader for her efforts.
Congratulations to Jeanie McGarvey who was selected as one of the five finalists for the 2016 Ohio University Homecoming Court. McGarvey is a communication major who was recently awarded a 2016 Student Leadership Award. She is on the Dean’s List, Volunteers her time with Compassionate Care International and is a member of Alpha Phi Omega, L.E.A.D., Lambda Pi Eta, and Phi Theta Kappa.
Dr. Lisa Skeens is presenting a paper titled "Primary Intuition: A Method to Reduce Violent Relationships" at the Ohio National Association of Social Worker's Conference in Columbus, Ohio.
Congratulations to Ohio University Lancaster Lecturer of Communication Studies Dr. Pamela Kaylor. Kaylor was one of four finalists for the inaugural Provost Award for Excellence in Teaching.
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