Events

Journey From Housing Project to University Presidency, Sept. 9

Journey From Housing Project to University Presidency, Sept. 9

The departments of African American Studies, History and Political Science and the Women’s Center welcome Dr. George Wright to Ohio University on Monday, Sept. 9, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Walter Rotunda. Wright, a noted African American scholar who has written extensively on topics such as racial violence […]

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August 23, 2013 at 2:09 pmEvents

Department of Modern Languages Study Abroad Info Session, Sept. 10

Learn more about study abroad programs sponsored by the Department of Modern Languages and Ohio University at information sessions this fall, starting with the Department of Modern Languages information meeting on Sept. 10. The deadline for most spring education abroad programs is Oct.1, but Russian and French programs have earlier […]

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August 23, 2013 at 1:30 pmAnnouncements Events

A&S Faculty and Staff Welcome Celebration, Sept. 9

A&S Faculty and Staff Welcome Celebration, Sept. 9

Dean Robert Frank invites faculty and staff and to attend the College of Arts & Sciences Faculty and Staff Welcome Celebration (and BBQ bash!) on Monday, Sept. 9, at 4 p.m., in Baker Center Ballroom A. Celebrate faculty and staff! Eat some wings. Make a lot of noise. Join your […]

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August 23, 2013 at 10:16 amEvents

Childs, Houston Help Commemorate March on Washington, Aug. 28

Ohio University will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, a key event in the Civil Rights Movement where Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his iconic “I Have a Dream” speech, from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, at Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium. […]

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August 20, 2013 at 2:28 pmEvents

Ping Institute Hosts Teachers Workshop on Lysistrata

The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents a Saturday Workshop for Teachers featuring Lysistrata by Aristophanes, adaptation by Ellen McLaughlin, on Saturday, March 2, 2013, at Ohio University. The workshop leader is Dr. Tom Carpenter, the Charles J. Ping Professor of Humanities, Director of the […]

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August 13, 2013 at 9:19 amEvents

SuperVision: With Surveillance Comes Power

SuperVision: With Surveillance Comes Power

First in a series of articles on our surveillance society. Video cameras monitor the streets and sidewalks. Cell phones record locations and messages. Facebook postings share intimate information. Credit card transactions are logged and assessed. A visit to the ATM leaves a data trail. A police officer watches the intersection. […]

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July 2, 2013 at 2:22 pmEvents Research

Neil Bernstein to Lead Discussion about Ovid at Athens County Public Library

On three successive Thursdays in February (the 7th, 14th, and 21st), Associate Professor Dr. Neil Bernstein will lead a discussion group on Ovid’s Metamorphoses as part of the Epic Book Club program at the Athens County Public Library. The Metamorphoses, a fifteen-book epic by the Roman poet Ovid, dates from […]

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June 1, 2013 at 4:37 pmEvents