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Food Studies Acknowledges Grads with New Certificate

Food Studies Acknowledges Grads with New Certificate

On April 28th, the Food Studies Theme closed out the academic year with a potluck to celebrate with students and Food Studies seniors. Despite the intermittent rain and wind, students and faculty gathered in the West State St. circle gardens (PBIO Learning Gardens) to share food and reminisce about a […]

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May 23, 2016 at 3:03 pmEvents

Physicists Host Int’l Meetings on X-Ray Bursts and Neutron Stars, May 22-27

The Cassiopeia A supernova remnant is one of the most famous objects studied by astronomers. It harbors the youngest known neutron star. Image: NASA/CXC/SAO

By Jean Andrews Physics & Astronomy   Researchers from around the world interested in deep space phenomena will convene at Ohio University this month. More than 80 scientists from 12 countries and 14 U.S. states will address topics such as: How are neutron stars born? Are elements heavier than iron, […]

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May 17, 2016 at 2:42 pmEvents

Two Alumni Discuss Their Young Adult Books at Athens Library, May 7

Two Alumni Discuss Their Young Adult Books at Athens Library, May 7

Meet the Authors features two Ohio University alumni—Cori McCarthy ’05 and Kurt Dinan ’93—at the Athens Public Library on Saturday, May 7,  from 3 to 4 p.m. The young adult writers will talk about and read from their recently released books, McCarthy’s You Were Here and Dinan’s Don’t Get Caught. Books will […]

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May 5, 2016 at 8:52 amEvents

Fire to iPhone | Save the Date for DIY Science Fiction Conference in October

Fire to iPhone | Save the Date for DIY Science Fiction Conference in October

The Fire to iPhone theme sponsors a “DIY Science Fiction Conference: Speculative Fiction Across the Liberal Arts” on Oct. 28, 2016. The conference is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. in the Baker Multipurpose Room at Ohio University. All Ohio University faculty and students are welcome to attend and […]

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May 2, 2016 at 2:10 pmEvents

Ping Institute Teacher Workshop | From Page to Stage, April 23

Ping Institute Teacher Workshop | From Page to Stage, April 23

The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents From Page to Stage: The Process of Writing Plays. This one-day workshop for secondary teachers is Saturday, April 23, 2016, at Ohio University in Athens, OH. The workshop takes place from 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. with an 8 p.m. play performance.  The 8 […]

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April 2, 2016 at 6:30 pmEvents

Arts & Sciences Reception Follows Graduate Commencement, April 29

Arts & Sciences Reception Follows Graduate Commencement, April 29

College of Arts & Sciences graduate students and their friends and families are invited to a reception immediately following Graduate Commencement on Friday, April 29, from noon to 2 p.m. in the new Walter Field House adjacent to the football stadium. All master’s and Ph.D. students graduating in the College […]

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April 2, 2016 at 5:00 pmEvents

INPP Seminar | Chemical Equilibrium in Low Density Nuclear Matter, April 5

INPP Seminar | Chemical Equilibrium in Low Density Nuclear Matter, April 5

The Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics (INPP) presents Joseph B. Natowitz, of Texas A & M University, presenting “Chemical Equilibrium in Low Density Nuclear Matter,” on Tuesday, April 5, at at 4 p.m. in Edwards Accelerator Lab, Roger W. Finlay Conference Room. Abstract:  Conventional theoretical calculations of nuclear matter […]

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April 1, 2016 at 11:00 pmEvents