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Wealth & Poverty Theme Begins with Focus on Africa in September

The Wealth & Poverty theme begins with a faculty forum on Sept. 4, followed by a special series focused on inequalities in sub-Saharan Africa from Sept. 17-24. Wealth & Poverty: Focus on Africa The Wealth & Poverty: Focus on Africa series brings together faculty and students interested in Africa. The […]

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September 2, 2015 at 11:45 pmEvents

CMSS Colloquium | Thermionic Cathodes-Tales from the Trailing Edge of Science, Sept. 3

Marin E. Kordesch

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents Martin E. Kordesch of Ohio University on “Thermionic Cathodes-Tales from the Trailing Edge of Science.” on Thursday, Sept. 3, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: Thermionic emission from barium on platinum foil was studied with the very first electron microscopes […]

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September 2, 2015 at 11:30 pmEvents

Physics Colloquium | Electrons in 2-Dimensional Semiconductor Atomic Layers, Sept. 4

Kin Fai Mak

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Kin Fai Mak of the Pennsylvania State University on “Electrons in 2-dimensional semiconductor atomic layers” on Friday, Sept. 4, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract:  The unique electronic properties of graphene have attracted tremendous interests. While the discovery of the material is […]

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September 2, 2015 at 11:15 pmEvents

INPP Seminar | Neutrino-Induced Nucleosynthesis in Core-Collapse Supernova and the Birth of the Solar System, Sept. 8

Supernovas & Supernova Remnants

The Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics (INPP) presents Dr. Projjwal Banerjee, of the University of Minnesota, presenting “Neutrino-Induced Nucleosynthesis in Core-Collapse Supernova and the Birth of the Solar System,” on Tuesday, Sept. 8, at at 4 p.m. in Edwards Accelerator Lab, Roger W. Finlay Conference Room. Abstract: Abundances of […]

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September 2, 2015 at 10:15 pmEvents

Science Café | Mathematician Todd Eisworth ‘To Infinity and Beyond!’ Sept. 9

Dr. Todd Eisworth

Science Café  presents Dr. Todd Eisworth, Associate Professor and Chair of Mathematics, on “To Infinity and Beyond!” on Wednesday, Sept. 9, at 5 p.m.,  in the Baker Center Front Room. “I got hooked thinking about what infinity means when I was in college,” he says. “If you think of all the […]

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September 2, 2015 at 10:00 pmEvents

Black Power Movement in Age of Obama and #BlackLivesMatter, Sept. 10

Dr. Peniel E. Joseph

Dr. Peniel Joseph, Professor of History at Tufts University, delivers the 38th Annual Costa Lecture in History on Thursday, Sept. 10, at 7:30 p.m., in the Galbreath Chapel. His talk is on “Reimagining the Black Power Movement in the Age of Obama and Black Lives Matter.” A leading scholar in U.S. and […]

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September 2, 2015 at 9:45 pmEvents

Constitution Day | ‘Citizens United/Citizens Divided,’ Sept. 10

Constitution Day | ‘Citizens United/Citizens Divided,’ Sept. 10

Ohio University’s Constitution Day 2015 lecture features Dr. Carol Greenhouse discussing “Citizens United/Citizens Divided” on Thursday, Sept. 10, at 5 p.m. in Baker Theater. A reception follows the lecture., which is free and open to the public.​ This Constitution Day lecture offers a cultural analysis of the 2010 U.S. Supreme […]

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September 2, 2015 at 9:45 pmEvents