Places to Go, People to See

Vis and Lucas Bring Carnivores and Gravity to Harry Potter Exhibit, Sept. 7

Harry Potter's World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine (Photo U.S. National Library of Medicine)

Dr. Morgan Vis and Dr. Mark Lucas and others from Physics and Plant Biology will help the Ohio Valley Museum of Discovery exhibit Harry Potter’s World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine go out with a bang on Sept. 7 with some carnivorous plants and an exploration of gravity and flight. Sept. […]

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August 25, 2013 at 1:39 pmEvents

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

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

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

What’s Next? Jobs and Professions after Graduation

On Wednesday, April 17, 2013, Eta Sigma Phi Gamma of Ohio held a colloquium on What’s Next? Jobs and Professions after Graduation. A number of alumni participated: two in person (Paul Patton and Max Smith), two via Google Hangout (Casey Neill and Eden Oxley), and three with written responses to […]

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June 1, 2013 at 4:31 pmEvents