Places to Go, People to See

Research Opportunities with Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Aug. 9

College of Arts & Science faculty, staff and students can meet with Dr. Stephanie Tompkins, Director of the Defense Sciences Office of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), when Ohio University hosts her on Tuesday, Aug. 9. DARPA 101 As part of her visit, Tompkins will speak from 9 […]

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July 25, 2016 at 4:11 pmEvents

Crossing the River Tour Features African American Story in Southeastern Ohio, Aug. 8-9

Mary Murray Rendville School in the early 1900s

Crossing the River, a two-day guided bus tour featuring the storied history of African Americans in southeastern Ohio, is Aug. 8 and 9, beginning and ending each day at Burr Oak State Park Lodge in Morgan County near Glouster and traversing four counties in Ohio’s Hill Country Heritage Area. The […]

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July 25, 2016 at 2:26 pmEvents

OHIO Hosts Global Cities, Past and Present Symposium, July 26-28

OHIO Hosts Global Cities, Past and Present Symposium, July 26-28

The Global Cities, Past and Present Summer Symposium is being held at Ohio University’s Center for International Studies on July 26 to 28, with many OHIO faculty giving talks. Supported by an 1804 grant, the symposium brings together Ohio University faculty, graduate students, and members of the AHRC Global Cities […]

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July 15, 2016 at 11:30 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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July 2, 2016 at 2:10 pmEvents

Science Café Lineup Announced for 2016-17

Science Café Lineup Announced for 2016-17

The 2016-17 lineup for Ohio University’s Science Café kicks off Sept. 7 with Dr. Daniel Phillps from physics and includes speakers from engineering, psychology, biology, math and more. Events are held on Wednesdays at 5 p.m. in the Front Room at Baker University Center. They are free and open to students, faculty […]

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July 2, 2016 at 7:00 amEvents

You’re Invited | Ohio Civil War Symposium, Aug. 13

General William Tecumseh Sherman Bronze Bas Relief Marching Through Georgia Civil War Memorial Pennsylvania Avenue Washington, D.C. Statue dedicated 1903, artist Carl Rohl-Smith. Located in back of Treasury where President Andrew Johnson and Ulysses Grant reviewed the Army at the end of the Civil War. General Sherman led the review at the head of the Army of Tennessee.

The History Department is hosting an Ohio Civil War Symposium at the Sherman House Museum in Lancaster on Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016. The Ohio Civil War Symposium is for Ohio University alumni and anyone interested in the history of the civil war. The cost is $30 and includes admission to […]

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July 2, 2016 at 7:00 amEvents

Author Robert Gipe Speaks at Alden Library, July 12

Robert Gipe, author of Trampoline: An Illustrated Novel, visits Alden Library on July 12.

On Tuesday, July 12, author Robert Gipe is in Athens for a talk at Ohio University’s Alden Library from 3-4 p.m. The talk is free and open to the public. Gipe is the author of Trampoline: An Illustrated Novel, a debut novel that won the 2015 Weatherford Award in Fiction […]

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July 1, 2016 at 8:31 amEvents