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OUL’s Minar Wrote Poem for Inauguration of Ohio University’s 21st President

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The Investiture of Ohio University’s 21st President, M. Duane Nellis featured Ohio University Lancaster Professor of English Scott Minar’s poem written to commemorate the investiture ceremony, which he read live at the 2 p.m. ceremony Wednesday, October 18. Minar was honored to be selected by the inauguration committee. “I was, and this is a British… Read More

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Report: West Virginia Childhood Adversity Tops US Average

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – A foundation studying health issues says 52 percent of West Virginia children have had at least one adverse experience that could impair their long-term welfare. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says that’s higher than the 46 percent national average, representing 34 million children under 18. Its report cites the Census Bureau’s… Read More