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Warren Taylor on A&S TV | Food for Thought

Warren Taylor on A&S TV | Food for Thought

Watch the whole talk on A&S TV. On January 29th, Warren Taylor, owner of Snowville Creamery in Pomeroy, OH, spoke on Food Sovereignty: Language-Labels-Liberty. Taylor spoke as a part of the Food Studies Food for Thought Speaker Series to a crowd of OU students, faculty, and Athens community members in the […]

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February 10, 2016 at 5:14 pmEvents

Sustainability | Screening of ‘Bag It. Is Your Life Too Plastic?’ Feb. 10

Sustainability | Screening of ‘Bag It. Is Your Life Too Plastic?’ Feb. 10

The Common Experience Project on Sustainability Films presents Bag it. Is Your Life Too Plastic? on Feb. 10 A panel features Jennifer Cochran, Athens City Council; Heather Fuston, Rural Action; and Scott Miller, Zero Waste. Discussion topics include plastic, policy, environment, health, marine life, fossil fuels, alternatives to plastic, economics. The Common Experience Project on Sustainability is […]

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February 2, 2016 at 9:45 pmEvents

International News| Navigating the University Landscape: U.S. Academic Culture, Feb. 10

Tanya Dovbnya

By Tanya Dovbnya OPIE and A&S International Academic Advisor The Ohio Program of Intensive English welcomes Ohio University faculty, staff, and students to join OPIE events this week! OPIE Graduation Ceremony 2016 What? Join us as we celebrate those who successfully completed OPIE in the Spring, Summer, and Fall Semesters of […]

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February 2, 2016 at 9:45 pmEvents

Wealth & Poverty Week | Society and Inequality, Feb. 10-18

Wealth & Poverty Week | Society and Inequality, Feb. 10-18

The Wealth & Poverty theme hosts a two-week event—“Society and Inequality”—in February. America’s income inequality is growing again, and it is one of the nation’s most urgent problems—the “defining challenge of our time” in President Obama’s words.  Academic and policy debates on inequality have recently moved beyond income inequality and poverty […]

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February 2, 2016 at 9:45 pmEvents

Black History | Origin of the #BlackLivesMatter Movement, Feb. 11

The Black Student Union is hosting a series of events to celebrate Black History Month. Soul Food Cook-Off Feb. 4, 6-7 p.m. in the Bobcat Student Lounge The Origin of the #BlackLivesMatter Movement Feb. 11, 6-7 p.m. in the Multicultural Center Harlem Nights Feb. 13, 7 p.m. in Walter Rotunda […]

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February 2, 2016 at 9:30 pmEvents

CMSS Colloquium | Probing the Surface States of Topological Insulators, Feb. 11

David Lederman

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents David Lederman of West Virginia University on “Probing the Surface States of Topological Insulators,” on Thursday, Feb. 11, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract:  There has been much recent interest in a new class of materials called three-dimensional topological insulators, […]

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February 2, 2016 at 9:20 pmEvents

Geography Colloquium | Killing One Trout to Save Another: The Hegemonic Political Ecology of Aquatic Ecological Networks, Feb. 12

Geography Colloquium | Killing One Trout to Save Another: The Hegemonic Political Ecology of Aquatic Ecological Networks, Feb. 12

The Geography Department Colloquium Series presents Dr. Harold Perkins on “Killing One Trout to Save Another: The Hegemonic Political Ecology of Aquatic Ecological Networks” on Friday, Feb. 12, from 3:05 to 4 p.m. in Clippinger 119. Perkins is Associate Professor in the Geography Department at Ohio University. He earned his doctorate […]

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February 2, 2016 at 9:15 pmEvents