Stories tagged with: Department of Political Science

Stan Yerrick wins Critical Language Scholarship in Arabic, wants to unravel complexities of Middle East and North Africa region

May 28, 2024 Stan Yerrick, a political science major in the Honors Tutorial College at Ohio University, has been awarded a Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) for Arabic.

Nukhet Sandal named American Council on Education (ACE) Fellow

March 22, 2024 The American Council on Education has selected Nukhet Sandal as one of 26 emerging college and university leaders for the 2024-25 class of the ACE Fellows Program.

'Don't waste your time': Fellowship keeps Sarah Ladipo at OHIO

February 13, 2024 The David M. Crane fellowship allows this 2023 Commencement speaker to continue her studies at the university she loves.

Back to the future: OHIO alumni visit high schools to explain journalism careers

January 17, 2024 Alumni ambassadors visit Ohio high schools and beyond to explain media careers and opportunities amidst rapid changes in technology and delivery of information.

"You should go for it": Undergraduates' work published in law and politics journal

December 6, 2023 With support from faculty members and the Center for Law, Justice and Culture, two OHIO students had their undergraduate research published in a journal of law and politics.

Students from five colleges admitted to Certificate in Law, Justice & Culture program

October 24, 2023 The Center for Law, Justice & Culture announced its next cohort of Ohio University students that have been admitted to the undergraduate Certificate in Law, Justice & Culture program.

Mock Trial Team selects 2023-24 members amid steep competition

September 28, 2023 The Ohio University Mock Trial Team selected 20 students, including three first-year students, to form two teams for the 2023-24 academic year.

High school students visit Ohio Supreme Court before staging their own mock trial in Athens

August 14, 2023 For two weeks, 20 high school students from across Ohio were immersed in law and justice, their Summer Law & Trial Institute experience culminating in a mock trial in an Athens courtroom.

Global Nike Manager trusted his gut and OHIO experiences to excel as a strategic comms professional

August 10, 2023 Alumnus Jeffrey Billingslea, BA ’17, took advantage of the abundant student leadership opportunities at OHIO and he credits his learning experience as a contributor to his professional success.

Ohio University graduate Frank Graff wins regional Emmy at PBS North Carolina

July 28, 2023 Frank Graff graduated from Ohio University with a bachelor's degree in journalism in 1982 and a master’s degree in political science in 1983.

University community mourns Political Science Professor Emeritus Tom Walker

May 19, 2023 The Ohio University community mourns the passing of Thomas Walker, professor emeritus of political science and director emeritus of Latin American studies, who died on May 2.

Commencement Spotlight: Anastasiia Sakharova

May 3, 2023 Anastasiia Sakharova has several incredibly fond memories from studying and living at OHIO, and they all have one thing in common: they involve friends made at Ohio University.

The Culture of Health Leaders Institute for Racial Healing names OHIO professor Vince Jungkunz to its second cohort of national leaders

April 20, 2023 The Culture of Health Leaders Institute for Racial Healing selected Vince Jungkunz, associate professor of political science at Ohio University, to its second cohort. 

Hailey Gifford found passion and power interning with ACLU of Ohio

April 6, 2023 Hailey Gifford wants to influence policy, and she recently found a home for that passion in an internship with the American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio.

Alyssa Alcorn jumped into political work before deciding on law school

April 5, 2023 Alyssa Alcorn didn't go straight to law school after graduating from OHIO. Instead, she jumped into helping with a state political campaign and then went to work for a law firm in Columbus.