Archive for April, 2016

War and Peace | American Umpire Screening at Athena, April 20

Dr. Elizabeth Cobbs

Professor Elizabeth Cobbs comes to Ohio University on April 20 at 7 p.m. to show her short documentary film, American Umpire at Athena Cinema’s Bradley Theater. The screening is followed by a Q&A with Cobbs, who is also the producer of the documentary. The screening is open to public. Cobbs […]

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April 1, 2016 at 7:15 pmEvents

Contemporary History | Reagan’s Economic Cold War, April 21

Tyler Esno

The Contemporary History Institute welcomes one of its own, Tyler Esno, who will be speaking on Thursday, April 21, at 4:30 pm in Baker 242. Esno, a graduate student in History, holds the Baker Peace Dissertation Fellowship this year. His talk, titled “Reagan’s Economic Cold War,” challenges accusations that the Reagan administration sought […]

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April 1, 2016 at 7:00 pmEvents

Food for Thought | Paul Patton, April 21, “Forgotten Plants, Forgotten People”

Dr. Paul Patton

The Food for Thought Speaker Series presents Dr. Paul Patton on April 21, at 5 p.m. in the Friends of the Library Room, Alden 319. “Forgotten Plants, Forgotten People: Prehistoric Native American Food Tradition in the Ohio Valley.” Join the Food Studies Theme and the Dept. of Sociology and Anthropology Assistant Professor of Anthropology […]

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April 1, 2016 at 7:00 pmEvents

CLJC Invites All to Spring Fling on Thursday, April 21

Center for Law, Justice & Culture office

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture and Students for Law, Justice & Culture invite everyone to their Spring Fling on Thursday, April 21, from 4 to 6 p.m. in the CLJC Lounge (Bentley 001). The Spring Fling celebrates the achievements and accomplishments of all faculty and students associated with the Center for Law, Justice & Culture and […]

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April 1, 2016 at 7:00 pmEvents

CMSS Colloquium | Physics of Amorphous Memristor Materials, April 21

Gang Chen

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents Gang Chen of Ohio University on “Physics of Amorphous Memristor Materials,” on Thursday, April 21, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: A memristor is a type of resistive random access memory (RRAM) that shows threshold switching in electrical resistance under […]

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April 1, 2016 at 7:00 pmEvents

Psychology Colloquium | Rested and Restrained: How and Why Sleep Matters for Self-Control, April 22

Psychology Colloquium | Rested and Restrained: How and Why Sleep Matters for Self-Control, April 22

The Psychology Colloquium Series presents Dr. Zlatan Krizan on “Rested and Restrained: How and Why Sleep Matters for Self-Control” on Friday, April 22, at 11:50 a.m. in Porter 102. Krizan is Associate Professor of Psychology at the Iowa State University. He earned a Ph.D. from the University of Iowa in […]

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April 1, 2016 at 6:45 pmEvents

Internship Helps Sociology-Criminology Alumna in Current Job

Internship Helps Sociology-Criminology Alumna in Current Job

McKenna Wulker ’14 (Sociology-Criminology and Women & Gender Studies) says that being a Records Analyst at Taft/ involves managing records for the entire Cincinnati office. “I love that I’m able to work hands on with our attorneys and play an active role in our firm. “Every day is exciting and […]

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April 1, 2016 at 4:09 pmAlumni News