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Theme Launches ‘Knowing What We Know’ Course in Spring

Theme Launches ‘Knowing What We Know’ Course in Spring

The Knowing the Future theme launches a new course on “Knowing What We Know” in Spring 2015. “The theme includes a broad range of classes that teach and discuss the tools that are used to make predictions in disciplines from Mathematics to Population Biology to History,” says theme leader Dr. Daniel Phillips, […]

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September 25, 2014 at 9:34 amNews

Introduction to Sustainability Course Begins Spring 2015

Introduction to Sustainability Course Begins Spring 2015

The Sustainability Studies theme is offering a new course—CAS 1415: Introduction to Sustainability—in Spring 2015. This multidisciplinary course introduces students to sustainability concepts, issues, and trends from the local to the global levels. Students will investigate the interrelationships between biophysical limits, human welfare, and social justice by analyzing several major […]

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September 17, 2014 at 11:35 pmNews

RSVP Now for Ohio Tree and Plant Tour, Sept. 28

The Ohio: Sense of Place field trip series kicks off with the Ohio Tree and Plant Tour on Saturday, Sept. 28. Participants will  get a guided look at the forest communities of Athens County at Stroud’s Run State Park on Sunday, Sept. 28 from 1 to 4 p.m. Two different […]

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September 1, 2014 at 4:15 pmEvents

‘Growing Up Digital: Learning After the End of Privacy,’ Oct. 16

Dr. Richard E. Miller

The Fire to iPhone theme presents “Growing Up Digital: Learning After the End of Privacy” on Thursday, Oct. 16, at 4 p.m. in Baker Theater. In this multimedia lecture, Dr. Richard E. Miller will discuss how digital technology is disrupting the Ivory Tower’s three cornerstones: teaching, learning, and administration. This […]

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September 1, 2014 at 1:45 pmEvents

Wealth & Poverty Faculty Forum, Sept. 5

Wealth & Poverty Faculty Forum, Sept. 5

College of Arts & Sciences faculty are invited to the Wealth & Poverty theme’s open faculty forum on Friday, Sept. 5,from noon to 1 p.m. in Baker Center 239. Light refreshments and snacks will be provided. This forum is to report to A&S faculty what the Wealth & Poverty theme […]

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August 30, 2014 at 11:00 pmEvents

Food for Thought: Evolution of Southern Cuisine, Sept. 16

Food for Thought: Evolution of Southern Cuisine, Sept. 16

The Food for Thought Speakers Series presents Dr. Kristen Gremillion on “Multiethnic Communities and the Evolution of Southern Cuisine” on Tuesday, Sept 16, at 5 p.m. in Alden Friends of the Library Room 319. Refreshments will be served following Gremillion’s talk. Gremillion is Associate Professor of Anthropology at Ohio State […]

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August 30, 2014 at 7:15 pmEvents

‘A Sense of Place and Neolithic Societies of the Ohio River Valley,’ Sept. 16

‘A Sense of Place and Neolithic Societies of the Ohio River Valley,’ Sept. 16

The first talk in the Ohio: Sense of Place Speaker Series is Tuesday, Sept. 16, from 5 to 6 p.m. in Morton Hall 235. Dr. Elliot Abrams, Professor of Anthropology at Ohio University, will discuss “A Sense of Place and Neolithic Societies of the Ohio River Valley.” All societies have […]

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August 30, 2014 at 7:15 pmEvents