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Food for Thought Series: Eat, Drink, Taste, Smell, Sept. 25

Food for Thought Series: Eat, Drink, Taste, Smell, Sept. 25

The Food for Thought faculty speaker series kicks off on Wednesday, Sept. 25, at 5 p.m. in Ellis 113 with Dr. Robert Frank, Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, talking on “Eat, Drink, Taste, Smell: Cognitive and Perceptual Perspectives on Food Studies.” “In the space of three months, […]

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September 10, 2013 at 8:57 amEvents

Geographies of Bodies in Reality TV, Sept. 13

Geographies of Bodies in Reality TV, Sept. 13

Dr. Marcia England kicks off the 2013-14 Geography Colloquium series with a discussion about “Geographies of Bodies in Reality TV” at 3:05 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 13, in Clippinger 119. The Women’s and Gender Studies program is co-sponsoring the talk, which is free and open to the public. There will […]

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September 5, 2013 at 1:25 pmEvents

Documentary Series on Climate Change Kicks Off with FLOW, Sept. 6

Ohio University’s Institute for Applied and Professional Ethics, in coordination with OHIO’s Common Experience Project on Sustainability, announces a documentary film series: “Ethics for Earth:  Climate Change and Water,” which begins with a screening of the FLOW (2008, 93 minutes) on Friday, Sept. 6 at 7 p.m. in Scripps 111 […]

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September 5, 2013 at 11:39 amEvents

New Student Organization for the Study of Religion

Anyone, regardless of major, interested in helping form a student organization on the study of religion is invited to come meet and World Religions faculty and learn about a new student organization for anyone interested in the study of religion. Date: Monday, Sept. 9, 2013 Time: 6:30 p.m. Place: Ellis […]

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September 4, 2013 at 4:21 pmEvents

Writing Workshop: Stairs and Chairs: The Ups and Downs of Life, Aug. 31

Writing Workshop: Stairs and Chairs: The Ups and Downs of Life, Aug. 31

A Writing Workshop offered Saturday, Aug. 31, will be interactive with the current photographic exhibit at Donkey Coffee—”Stairs and Chairs: the ups and downs of life”—by Trisha Lachman. The writing workshop is being offered Saturday, Aug. 31, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Donkey Coffee stage room for those who […]

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August 29, 2013 at 3:55 pmEvents

Closest Ever Look at Picasso, and New Utlimate Resolution in X-ray Microscopy, Aug. 29

Closest Ever Look at Picasso, and New Utlimate Resolution in X-ray Microscopy, Aug. 29

Can new synchrotron X-ray scanning tunneling microscopy allow researchers to look even closer—down to atomic resolution with X-ray microsopy? And what happens when imaging of nanoscale materials with chemical, electronic, and magnetic contrast is applied to Picasso’s paint and other nanoscale materials? The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences 2013-14 colloquium […]

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August 29, 2013 at 9:00 amEvents

Ping Institute Offers Summer Program for Secondary Teachers on ‘Uncle Tom’s Cabin’

 March 12, 2008 By Michelle Davey Published in 1852, Uncle Tom’s Cabin was written by a staunch abolitionist who focused on the terrible nature of slavery. But in the following half-century, some of the many plays adapted from Harriet Beecher Stowe’s novel took a pro-slavery slant. Most depicted slaves in […]

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August 27, 2013 at 9:32 amEvents