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Wealth and Poverty in Appalachia Events, March 28-April 10

Wealth and Poverty in Appalachia Events, March 28-April 10

“The 50th anniversaries of the War on Poverty, which fell last year, and of the Appalachian Regional Development Act, passed in 1965, have prompted a debate about why some places cannot shake poverty….” —The Economist, March 21, 2015, “The Fifty Years War What has changed since the federal government went […]

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March 2, 2015 at 5:15 pmEvents

Empowering Women of Ohio Week: March 30-April 3

Empowering Women of Ohio Week: March 30-April 3

The Ohio University Women’s Association invites OHIO students and Athens community members to attend Empowering Women of Ohio Week from March 30 through April 3. The schedule for the week is as follows: A History of Women at Ohio University Monday, March 30, 6-8 p.m. at the Multicultural Center in Baker Center The […]

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March 2, 2015 at 4:45 pmAnnouncements Events

Hip Hop Awareness Week, March 30 to April 4

Hip Hop Awareness Week, March 30 to April 4

The Between Love and Hate curricular theme is co-sponsoring Hip Hop Awareness Week at Ohio University, March 30 to April 4. The week-long series of events is brought to campus by the Ohio University chapter of Hip Hop Congress, the Student Activities Commission (SAC), and the Black Student Cultural Programming […]

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March 2, 2015 at 4:45 pmEvents

Science Café: Reconstructing a Jurassic Landscape, April 1

Science Café: Reconstructing a Jurassic Landscape, April 1

Science Café presents Dr. Elizabeth Gierlowski-Kordesch on “Reconstructing a Jurassic Landscape” on Wednesday, April 1, at 5 p.m. in the Baker Front Room. When dinosaur remains are found, paleontologists try to reconstruct the prehistoric environment in which they lived. But what about the rock surrounding the bones, what can they […]

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March 2, 2015 at 4:15 pmEvents

Mathematical Biology Seminar | Dynamics of an Intermittent Spraying Model, April 1

Bismark Oduro

The Mathematical Biology Seminar series presents Bismark Oduro on “Dynamics of an Intermittent Spraying Model” on Wednesday, April 1, at 5:15-6:10 in 326 Morton Hall. Oduro is a doctoral student in Mathematics studying with Dr. Winifried Just, Professor of Mathematics at Ohio University. Abstract: Chagas disease is a major health […]

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March 2, 2015 at 4:15 pmEvents

Psychology Alum: How to Learn in Harmony With Your Brain, April 2

Dr. Todd Zakrajsek

Ohio University alum Dr. Todd Zakrajsek discusses “The New Science of Learning: How to Learn in Harmony With Your Brain” on Thursday, April 2, at 7:30 p.m., in Bentley 306. Zakrajsek earned an M.S. and a Ph.D. in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. He […]

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March 2, 2015 at 4:00 pmEvents

Food for Thought | New York Times Bestseller Sandor Katz, ‘Fermentation Revivalist,’ April 2

Sandor Katz, New York Times Bestseller author

The Food for Thought speakers series presents Sandor Katz, a fermentation revivalist, on “The Art of Fermentation” on April 2, at 5:30 p.m. in Baker Theater. A reception featuring local fermented toppings on pizzas from Avalanche follows the talk. Katz is the author of New York Times bestsellers Wild Fermentation and […]

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March 2, 2015 at 4:00 pmEvents