Stories tagged with: experiential learning

Dorrell becomes first officer with Capital City Jet Center

January 26, 2023 For Matt Dorrell, BSA ’22, his journey to becoming a pilot was one that he prioritized from the moment he set foot on Ohio University’s campus. 

Kennedy Museum of Art opens four new spring exhibitions with focus on diverse artists

January 24, 2023 The exhibitions cover a variety of mediums and some of the work on view was selected by students working with the museum's registrar and its curator of education.

Engineering Technology and Management professors create opportunities in robotics for their students

January 20, 2023 Engineering Technology and Management professor Zaki Kuruppalil and associate professor Paul Deering earned certifications in robotics and automation to create more opportunities for their students.

Music production students benefit from immersion in professional studio experience

January 19, 2023 Aspiring music producers know there is a lot to learn, from mastering studio technology to building trust and creative relationships with artists.

Taylor Danner and Rebekah Gaus advocate for students on OHIO’s regional campuses

January 19, 2023 Whether it be offering students meals for the holidays or working to open a Cat’s Cupboard, AmeriCorps members Taylor Danner and Rebekah Gaus are advocating for students on OHIO’s regional campuses.

Students make energy-saving recommendations for Shively Hall

January 13, 2023 The Building Energy Treasure Hunt is an experiential learning class that allows students to collaboratively conduct their own energy audit on a campus building and then suggest changes for improvement.

Patton College’s health and physical education students give standout presentation at state convention

January 13, 2023 Students from the Patton College of Education gave a very well received presentation at the 2022 Ohio Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance state convention.

Five tips for interns, from an intern

January 11, 2023 When he finished his 12-week internship, Ohio University junior Ian Kirby compiled five tips to share with future interns in congressional offices or elsewhere.

Graduate students invited to register for Three Minute Thesis® Competition

January 11, 2023 Graduate students are invited to participate in the Three Minute Thesis® Competition, where they will have three minutes to present a compelling oration on their thesis and its significance.

From the bricks to Supreme Court: OHIO senior externs at state’s highest court

January 11, 2023 An abundance of experiential learning opportunities and Ohio University connections helped senior Kirsten Thomas earn an externship spot with the Supreme Court of Ohio this past fall.

Alumnus Eric Gorscak's 'inner kid' loves his career discovering deep-time dinosaurs and ecosystems

January 9, 2023 Professor Nancy Stevens substitute teaching in Eric Gorscak's undergraduate paleontology class might have been serendipity, but Gorscak didn't leave anything to chance.

Thirteen OHIO campus spaces receive Experiential Spaces Designation

January 6, 2023 Ohio University’s Center for Advising, Career and Experiential Learning has announced that 13 spaces on campus have received its Experiential Spaces Designation for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Marissa Dyck awarded American Society of Mammologists' highest award for a graduate student

January 6, 2023 Marissa Dyck was awarded the 2022 American Society of Mammologists Fellowship. Mammals — specifically carnivores such as lynx, wolves, bobcats, and coyotes — are the focus of Dyck's research.

Crane Graduate Fellowship helps Evan Schalon spend one more special year at OHIO

January 5, 2023 When Evan Schalon arrived in Athens, he was a long way from his hometown in Maryland. But when it was time to graduate, he jumped at the opportunity for one more year at Ohio University.

Morgan Taylor named Regional Recruitment Manager for OHIO Chillicothe

January 3, 2023 Beginning her college career at OHIO Lancaster, taking summer classes at OHIO Chillicothe, and graduating from OHIO's Patton College of Education in Athens has given Morgan Taylor a unique experience.