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Is Truth True? What Makes Human Beings Valuable? Sept. 25

Is Truth True? What Makes Human Beings Valuable? Sept. 25

“Is Truth True? What Makes Human Beings Valuable?” Scott Klusendorf, of the Life Training Institute, will deliver a lecture Wednesday, Sept. 25, at 8 p.m. in Walter 145. A Q&A session follows at 9 p.m. Klusendorf’s lecture seeks to address some of the following questions: “Can one make a statement […]

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September 10, 2013 at 10:03 amEvents

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