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All OHIO Faculty Invited to Browse Themes at Breakfast, April 14

All Ohio University faculty are invited to a breakfast gathering on Monday, April 14, from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. in Baker Center 240-242 to mark the first anniversary of the Themes initiative. Breakfast items are catered by Village Bakery. For planning purposes, RSVP at www.surveymonkey.com/s/themesanniversary. Faculty who stop can can learn […]

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February 27, 2014 at 4:25 amEvents

18 Students To Spend Spring Break Studying in Rome

18 Students To Spend Spring Break Studying in Rome

Buon Viaggio, Buon Lavoro! “Good Travels, Good Work!” Eighteen Ohio University students will spend Spring Break in Rome, the Eternal City. From the first day, they’ll roam its historic center and periphery, exploring imperial temples and the Colosseum; Christian catacombs, churches, and the Vatican museums; as well as monuments and […]

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February 19, 2014 at 12:20 pmNews

Fire to iPhone Theme: The Technological Human

College of Arts & Sciences faculty are tackling the challenges of the 21st century by building interdisciplinary and team-taught courses around a new set of curricular themes. From Fire to iPhones, human beings have always engaged in developing new technologies to improve their work, quality of life and relationships with […]

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February 6, 2014 at 1:41 pmUncategorized

Food Studies: President of Cameron Mitchell Restaurants, Nov. 18

Food Studies: President of Cameron Mitchell Restaurants, Nov. 18

Cameron Mitchell, a nationally recognized entrepreneur and leader in service and hospitality, is speaking at Ohio University on Monday, Nov. 18, at 6:30 p.m.in the Baker Center Theater. Mitchell is president and founder of Cameron Mitchell Restaurants in Columbus, notes Dr. Theresa Moran, Visiting Assistant Professor of English and coordinator […]

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November 1, 2013 at 3:00 amEvents

So, You Want to Change the World: Promise and Peril

So, You Want to Change the World: Promise and Peril

By Dr. Debra Thompson College of Arts & Sciences faculty are tackling the challenges of the 21st century by building interdisciplinary and team-taught courses around a new set of curricular themes. This proposed thematic track—So, You Want to Change the World: Promise and Peril—addresses questions of intentionality, action, and consequence […]

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October 31, 2013 at 9:34 amNews

Conflict and Cooperation: A War and Peace Thematic Track

Conflict and Cooperation: A War and Peace Thematic Track

College of Arts & Sciences faculty are tackling the challenges of the 21st century by building interdisciplinary and team-taught courses around a new set of curricular themes. The War and Peace Studies Curriculum Committee is working on the theme “Conflict and Cooperation.” The committee has developed a list of optional […]

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October 31, 2013 at 8:52 amNews

Becoming Human: Not Just Being Human

Becoming Human: Not Just Being Human

Courses and more information at the Becoming Human website. The phrase “Becoming Human” conjures up fragmentary images of primate prehistory in which our evolutionary ancestors made axe heads out of chipped flint and stared at cave walls transfixed by the shadows cast from their smoldering fires. But reflecting on ancestral […]

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October 30, 2013 at 3:35 pmNews