Places to Go, People to See

Astronomers Talk Eclipses Upcoming and Past, Aug. 20

Eugène Atget’s photo of eclipse watchers in Paris, 1911  (LIBRARY OF CONGRESS/ LC-USZ62-99200)

In anticipation of the 2017 solar eclipse, Ohio University astronomers Dr. Doug Clowe and Dr. Hee-Jong Seo from Physics & Astronomy provide a public talk about solar eclipses on Sunday, Aug. 20, from 3 to 4 p.m., on the Athens campus in Morton Hall 201. They will discuss solar eclipses, eclipse […]

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August 2, 2017 at 7:15 pmEvents

See the Solar Eclipse in Athens, Aug. 21

Ohio University students viewing the partial transit of Venus in 2012     Photo: Maryanne Hartwick

Join the Ohio Valley Museum of Discovery, the Athens County Public Libraries, and Ohio University Physics & Astronomy Department to view the solar eclipse on Aug. 21, from 1 to 4 p.m.at the Athens Public Library Branch, 30 Home St., in Athens. Although Athens is not in the path of […]

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August 2, 2017 at 7:00 pmEvents

Chemistry Placement Exam Offered Aug. 28-31

The Chemistry Placement Exam is offered multiple times a year to Ohio University students to help place them into the correct level of chemistry courses. The exam is administered by the Chemistry & Biochemistry Department. CHEM 1510 – Fundamentals of Chemistry I requisites include MATH 1200 or math placement level […]

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August 2, 2017 at 5:15 pmEvents

Modern Languages | Peace Corps Alum and Ecuadorian Shaman, Aug. 30

Alejandro Aguavil

The Modern Languages Department presents “Cultural Adventure: Dance Your Truth” on Wednesday, Aug. 30, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in Bentley Hall 236. Refreshments will be served, and Ecuadorian arts and crafts will be available. Ohio University alum Clay Martin ’07 will present on his Peace Corps experience and provide […]

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August 2, 2017 at 4:45 pmEvents

CMSS Colloquium | Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery and Their Interactions with Biological Membranes, Aug. 31

Amir Farnoud in his laboratory in Stocker Center.

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents Amir M. Farnoud of Ohio University, on “Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery and Their Interactions with Biological Membranes” on Thursday, Aug. 31, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: Engineered nanomaterials are being increasingly used in biomedical and industrial applications. Their widespread […]

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August 2, 2017 at 4:30 pmEvents

Public Telescope Night at Ohio University Observatory, Sept. 8

Parking is available in university lots 202, 200, and 201, which are open to visitors after 5 p.m. on weekdays and on weekends. These lots are located near The Ridges Auditorium.

Public Telescope Night is Sept. 8, hosted by the Ohio University astronomy faculty and students. This event is scheduled for 9 to 11 p.m. and will be canceled if the sky is cloudy or stormy. Telescope nights are free and open to the public. Visitors may see Lunar craters, Saturn’s […]

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August 2, 2017 at 2:30 pmEvents

Public Telescope Night at Ohio University Observatory, Sept. 9

Public Telescope Night at Ohio University Observatory, Sept. 9

Public Telescope Night is Sept. 9, hosted by the Ohio University astronomy faculty and students. This event is scheduled for 9 to 11 p.m. and will be canceled if the sky is cloudy or stormy. Telescope nights are free and open to the public. Visitors may see Lunar craters, Saturn’s […]

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August 2, 2017 at 2:15 pmEvents