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Nov. 15

Nov. 15, 2018

EEOB venom researchers making potent discoveries
To evolutionary biologists like Lisle Gibbs and Meg Daly, professors in the Department of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology (EEOB), venom provides the perfect framework for studying how organisms adapt and diversify over time. Gibbs and Daly — along with EEOB faculty Rachelle Adams and Andreas Chavez — are studying the genetic ins and outs of venomous creatures, from snakes to sea anemones to short-tailed shrews.

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Nov. 8

Nov. 7, 2018

Behind the scenes with the star of Department of Theatre’s “Legally Blonde”
Based on the 2001 book-turned-movie starring Reese Witherspoon, the Broadway musical “Legally Blonde" is the Department of Theatre’s latest production, running Nov. 8-18 at Thurber Theatre. Third-year theatre and marketing double major Cindy Tran Nguyen plays the musical’s lead character, Elle Woods. Tran Nguyen discusses how she prepared for the iconic role, and what it means to her to play the character as an Asian American.

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Oct. 31

Oct. 31, 2018

Ohio State to lead national study of same-gender couples
The Ohio State University, along with Bowling Green State University, has been selected to conduct a national, five-year study of health in same-gender couples. The National Couples’ Health and Time Study is the first population-representative study ever to focus on couples of the same gender in the United States. Claire Kamp Dush, associate professor of human sciences, leads the research, with support from the Institute for Population Research and Corinne Reczek and Hui Zheng, both associate professors of sociology.

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