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Ohio University professor Ryan Fogt, alum Kyle Clem publish paper on record warming of the South Pole

June 30, 2020 The South Pole has been warming at more than three times the global average over the past 30 years, according to research led by Ohio University professor Ryan Fogt and OHIO alumnus Kyle Clem.

OHIO students, non-profit look to salvage lithium ion batteries for reuse

June 22, 2020 A local non-profit, with design help from OHIO students, is working on a system for salvaging lithium ion batteries and turning their still-working components into a new battery system.

I-Corps@Ohio teams support innovation and create economic development

June 11, 2020 Two Ohio University I-Corps@Ohio teams, Paint from Pollution and Ohio Construction Composites, are spurring regional economic development in southeastern Ohio.

Ohio University to receive $29,000 Our Town Grant from National Endowment for the Arts

June 10, 2020 Grant of $29,000 from the NEA for a project to explore the impact of music-based learning strategies on caregiver stress levels and caregiver-infant social-emotional competence.

Heritage College researchers find synergy in research project

June 3, 2020 Dr. Najjar and Dr. Puri's expertise and synergy are helping them advance in a new research project involving fibrosis.

New survey reveals divide in vital uses of internet in southeast Ohio

June 1, 2020 A new Ohio University study brings needed attention to the digital divide issues in Appalachian southeast Ohio, a region lagging behind the rest of the nation.

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OHIO professors Franz and Dhanani publish article on Xenophobia and Discrimination in the time of COVID-19

May 29, 2020 Ohio University professors Berkeley Franz and Lindsay Dhanani have published an article in Spark on xenophobia and discrimination in the time of COVID-19.

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OHIO leads new $3.7 million project to advance nuclear physics experiments

May 28, 2020 An Ohio University physicist is leading a new $3.7 million, multi-institution effort to develop software that can create more accurate models of scientific phenomena.

OHIO researchers returning to labs to research potential COVID-19 treatments

May 27, 2020 Several Ohio University researchers have received permission for an early return to their labs to conduct research on potential treatments for COVID-19.

Goldwater Scholar conducts citizen science with Rural Action, highlighting research at OHIO Museum Complex

May 20, 2020 OHIO Goldwater Scholar Madeline Sudnick and Dr. Kelly Williams have collaborated with Rural Action and its volunteers to study birds – particularly tree swallows and eastern bluebirds – around Athens.

Experiential Learning Grant recipients announced

April 30, 2020 Eight faculty and staff members were awarded Undergraduate Experiential Learning Stewardship Grants, which are designed to support efforts of faculty, staff, and student or student organizations.

OHIO researchers win grant to study treatment for possible fatal complications of COVID-19

April 30, 2020 Faculty researchers from Ohio University have received a $100,000 grant to investigate possible treatments for mitigating the severity of COVID-19.

OHIO to host experts livestream on coronavirus

April 30, 2020 Ohio University will host its first Ask the Experts livestream on YouTube, Twitter and Facebook at 1:30 p.m., Friday, May 1.

OHIO professors Sabraw, Thompson team up for seawall mural project in Japan

April 23, 2020 Sabraw and Thompson recently teamed up for a global engagement opportunity through art, uniting students and faculty from OHIO and partner institutions in Japan.

Faculty anatomist wins award for journal article

April 14, 2020 Ruger Porter, Ph.D., to receive recognition in the form of an Early-Career Anatomist Publication Award from the American Association for Anatomy.