Stories tagged with: Department of Geography

Betsy Kunstel helps students plan the academic journey that's just right for them

April 13, 2023 While the lure of living in Athens often inspires alumni to wish they could spend another year here, alumna Betsy Kunstel's job is to help students find their Goldilocks time at Ohio University.

Navy renames oceanographic survey ship after OHIO geologist Marie Tharp, who helped discover plate tectonics

March 29, 2023 U.S. Secretary of the Navy Carlos Del Toro announced that the Pathfinder-class oceanographic survey ship formerly named USNS Maury has been renamed the USNS Marie Tharp in honor of an OHIO alumna.

13th Annual Meteorological Symposium hosts meteorologists from around the country on March 25

March 22, 2023 The Ohio University Chapter of the American Meteorological Society hosts the 13th Annual Meteorological Symposium on March 25.

University community mourns Geography Assistant Professor Emeritus Ronald Isaac

February 10, 2023 The university community mourns the passing of Assistant Professor Emeritus of Geography Ronald Isaac, former department chair and founder of OHIO's meteorology program.

Pre-Law Day features law school and career panels, resume review and more on March 2

February 9, 2023 Pre-Law Day on March 2 is an excellent opportunity for pre-law students at Ohio University to connect with alumni and explore their interest in law school and the legal profession.

Four faculty fellows helping College of Arts and Sciences on curriculum, assessment, One OHIO

February 8, 2023 The College of Arts and Sciences announces four faculty fellows helping the college with curriculum, assessment and One OHIO college process development for this academic year.

M. Duane Nellis gets lifetime achievement award for service to environment and higher education

January 19, 2023 From the Kansas Flint Hills to the Kalahari Desert, President Emeritus and Trustee Professor M. Duane Nellis has explored the world via planes, trains, automobiles—and satellites.

Fall Grad Spotlight: Sydney Walters graduates with a list of things to remember forever

November 28, 2022 As senior Sydney Walters looks ahead to life after Ohio University, she has some big plans as she waits to hear on her graduate school applications.

Sustainability Day on Nov. 14 aims to spur local action with a global impact

November 9, 2022 The Climate and Sustainability Ambassadors and the Ohio University Office of Sustainability are hosting Sustainability Day on Monday, Nov. 14, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Baker University Center

Wealth and Poverty Certificate examines critical challenges of the 21st century

November 3, 2022 Students who are interested in classism, racism, sexism, and other forms of inequality might find the Wealth and Poverty Certificate very beneficial in advancing their career interests.

Jack Pepper to discuss 'Athens County COVID-19 Pandemic Response: Community Resilience, Partnerships and a Little Luck' on Oct. 28

October 18, 2022 The Geography Department Professional Speaker Series features Jack Pepper discussing the "Athens County COVID-19 Pandemic Response: Community Resilience, Partnerships and a Little Luck,” on Oct. 28.

Alumnus Justin Goodwin to discuss 'Charting a Path to Equitable and Sustainable Growth in Columbus' on Oct. 14

October 3, 2022 The Geography Department Professional Speaker Series welcomes Justin Goodwin, transportation planning manager of the City of Columbus Department of Public Service.

Geography Professional Speaker Series kicks off with alumnus from Ohio EPA on Sept. 23

September 21, 2022 OHIO alumnus Casey Galligan will discuss “The Clean Water Act: An Overview of One Ambitious Environmental Law’s Attempts to Preserve and Improve Our Nation’s Surface Waters.”

Students invited to apply for Center for Student Legal Services Board of Directors

September 6, 2022 The Center for Student Legal Services is a non-profit law firm dedicated to providing legal advice and representation to Ohio University students.

Zarembka soars in Delta Air Lines meteorology internship

August 24, 2022 Geography-meteorology major Madelynn Zarembka spent the summer interning with Delta Air Lines at their headquarters in Atlanta, Ga.