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Wealth & Poverty Week: Rural America, Feb. 3-10

Wealth & Poverty Week: Rural America, Feb. 3-10

The Wealth & Poverty theme at Ohio University announces Wealth & Poverty Week: Rural America. About 15 percent of Americans live in rural counties. While rural America offers many opportunities, it also faces unique and difficult challenges in sustaining its economic base and providing quality healthcare and other social services. The […]

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February 1, 2017 at 11:30 pmEvents

Wealth & Poverty | Appalachia’s New Rural Economy: Industry, Employment, and Economic Well-Being, Feb. 3

Dr. Cynthia Anderson

The Wealth & Poverty theme at Ohio University presents Dr. Cynthia Anderson discussing Appalachia’s New Rural Economy: Industry, Employment, and Economic Well-Being on Friday, Feb. 3, from 1-2 p.m. at Alden 319. This event is part of Wealth & Poverty Week: Rural America. Abstract The “new rural economy” is a term used to capture recent transformations […]

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February 1, 2017 at 11:30 pmEvents

Wealth & Poverty | Rising Tides and Leaky Boats: Economic Development Strategies That Work for Those That Need Help Most , Feb. 6

John Molinaro

The Wealth & Poverty theme at Ohio University presents John Molinaro of Appalachian Partnership for Economic Growth discussing “Rising Tides and Leaky Boats: Economic Development Strategies That Work for Those That Need Help Most” on Monday, Feb. 6, from 3-4 p.m. at Alden 319. This event is part of Wealth & Poverty Week: Rural America. Abstract […]

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February 1, 2017 at 10:45 pmEvents

Wealth & Poverty | Comprehensive Patient Navigator Program for Rural Appalachia, Feb. 8

Dr. Elizabeth Beverly

The Wealth & Poverty theme at Ohio University presents Dr. Elizabeth Beverly discussing Comprehensive Patient Navigator Program for Rural Appalachia on Wednesday, Feb. 8, from 2-3 p.m. at Alden 319. This event is part of Wealth & Poverty Week: Rural America. Abstract Diabetes rates in rural Appalachian Southeastern Ohio are 30-40 percent higher than […]

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February 1, 2017 at 10:31 pmEvents

Wealth & Poverty | A Home on the Range and a Range in the Home, Feb. 7

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The Wealth & Poverty theme at Ohio University presents Dr. Katherine Jellison discussing “A Home on the Range and a Range in the Home: Farm Women’s Acquisition of Modern Household Technology” on Tuesday, Feb. 7, from 9-10 a.m. at Alden 319. This event is part of Wealth & Poverty Week: Rural America. Abstract In the […]

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February 1, 2017 at 10:30 pmEvents

Wealth & Poverty | Growing Old in Rural Appalachia, Feb. 9

Dr. Graham D. Rowles

The Wealth & Poverty theme at Ohio University presents Dr. Graham Rowles discussing “Growing Old in Rural Appalachia: Looking Back and Thinking Forward”  on Thursday, Feb. 9 from 3-4 p.m. at Alden 319. This event is part of Wealth & Poverty Week: Rural America. Abstract Against the backdrop of demographic change and a baseline of empirical […]

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February 1, 2017 at 10:00 pmEvents

Wealth & Poverty | The Little Cities as a Classroom, Feb. 10

Dr. Anna Rachel Terman

The Wealth & Poverty theme at Ohio University presents Dr. Rachel Terman and John Winnenberg discussing The Little Cities as a Classroom on Friday, Feb. 10, from 1-2 p.m. at Alden 319. This event is part of Wealth & Poverty Week: Rural America. Abstract There is a long history of collaboration between Ohio University and the […]

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February 1, 2017 at 9:45 pmEvents