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History of American Eugenics: Lessons for the Second Genetic Century, Oct. 2

Dr. Christopher Hook of the Mayo Clinic presents a lecture on “The History of American Eugenics: Lessons for the Second Genetic Century” on Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 8 p.m. in Baker University Center Ballroom A. The end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th centuries saw an explosion of […]

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September 25, 2013 at 4:59 pmEvents

Contemporary History: Whither American Seapower?, Oct. 3

Contemporary History: Whither American Seapower?, Oct. 3

The Contemporary History Institute speaker series presents Hudson Institute Senior Fellow Seth Cropsey on the current state of America’s maritime defense strategy, “Whither American Seapower?,” on  Thursday, Oct. 3, at 4:30 p.m. in Baker Center 242. Cropsey began his career in government at the Defense Department as Assistant to the […]

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September 25, 2013 at 3:08 pmEvents

Environmental and Plant Biology Internship Symposium, Oct. 3

Environmental and Plant Biology Internship Symposium, Oct. 3

The first annual Department of Environmental and Plant Biology Internship Symposium is Thursday, Oct. 3, from 6 to 8 p.m., in Porter 104. “We invite the entire department of faculty, staff, graduate and undergraduate students, but also all who might be considering becoming a PBIO major or minor and want […]

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September 25, 2013 at 2:34 amEvents

Athens Natives Return with College Town Film Festival, Oct. 2-5

Athens Natives Return with College Town Film Festival, Oct. 2-5

Film and Media Professor Matthew Jordan Ph.D. and Film Producer Eric Zudak—both Athens High School graduates—return to Athens and Ohio University with their one-of-a-kind touring College Town Film Festival 2013. Opening Night on Thursday, Oct. 3, at 7 p.m. at the Athena Theater on Court Street. Jordan’s father, Don, is Professor […]

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September 25, 2013 at 1:21 amEvents

Meeting Monsters in the Streets of Restoration London, Oct. 8

Meeting Monsters in the Streets of Restoration London, Oct. 8

The Ohio University Department of History announces the 36th Costa Lecture, “Meeting Monsters in the Streets of Restoration London,” by Dr. Mary Fissel on Tuesday, Oct. 8, at 7:30 p.m. at the Walter Hall Rotunda. Fissel is Professor in the Department of the History of Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University, […]

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September 24, 2013 at 10:39 pmEvents

Delayed Revolution: Difficult Road in Germany Since 1989, Oct. 1

Professor Guenther Heydemann will give a talk on “The Difficult Road from Dictatorship to Democracy: The Delayed Revolution of 1989 at the University of Leipzig” on Tuesday, Oct. 1, at 4:30 p.m. in Anderson Auditorium,  Room 111 in Scripps Hall. Faculty and students from all departments and schools are welcome. […]

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September 20, 2013 at 8:40 pmEvents

Black Alumni Reunion Dessert Reception in African American Studies, Sept. 28

The African American Studies Department and the Ohio University College of Arts & Sciences are hosting a dessert reception during the Black Alumni Reunion weekend. The reception is Saturday, Sept. 28,  from 1-3 p.m. African American Studies is hosting the reception in the department’s new space at 31 S. Court. […]

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September 20, 2013 at 8:11 pmEvents