Archive for November, 2017

Public Telescope Night at Ohio University Observatory, Nov. 4

Public Telescope Night at Ohio University Observatory, Nov. 4

Public Telescope Night is Nov. 4, hosted by the Ohio University astronomy faculty and students. This event is scheduled for 8 to 10 p.m. and will be canceled if the sky is cloudy or stormy. Telescope nights are free and open to the public. Visitors may see Lunar craters, Saturn’s […]

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November 1, 2017 at 11:15 pmEvents

Biological & Biomedical Seminar | Bat Cranial Diversity: From Ontogeny to Macroevolution, Nov. 6

Dr. Sharlene Santana with bat

The Biological & Biomedical Sciences Research Seminar Series presents Dr. Sharlene Santana discussing “Bat Cranial Diversity: From Ontogeny to Macroevolution” On Monday, Nov. 6, at 2 p.m. in Stocker 103. Santana is Associate Professor of Biology at the University of Washington. The long-term goal of her research program is to […]

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November 1, 2017 at 10:45 pmEvents

Modern Languages | Comics or Cultural Critique? Teaching Outside the Canon Using Graphic Novels, Nov. 6

Dr. Adam King

The Modern Languages Colloquium series presents Dr. Adam “Adi” King discussing “Comics or Cultural Critique? Teaching Outside the Canon Using Graphic Novels” on Monday, Nov. 6, at 4 p.m. in Gordy 113. The presentation will last approximately 20 to 25 minutes, with a with a question-and-answer period to follow. King, […]

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November 1, 2017 at 10:45 pmEvents

Chemistry Colloquium | Bifunctional Catalysis for Organic Chemistry and Energy, Nov. 6

Douglas Grotjahn

Ohio University’s Chemistry and Biochemistry Colloquium Series presents Dr. Douglas Grotjahn on “Bifunctional Catalysis for Organic Chemistry and Energy” on Monday, Nov. 6, at 4:10 p.m. in Clippinger Laboratories 194. Grotjahn is Professor of Chemistry at San Diego State University. Abstract:  Nature’s enzymatic catalysts often rely on exquisite control of […]

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November 1, 2017 at 10:45 pmEvents

TA Workshop | Micro-Teaching Scenarios: Analyzing Our Teaching Skills, Nov. 7

The TA Professional Development Workshop Series can help graduate students enhance their teaching skills and get ready for their next step. “Are you interested in being a more effective instructor or lab leader? Are you getting ready to apply for Ph.D. programs? Are you ready for the job market?” asks […]

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November 1, 2017 at 10:30 pmEvents

Math-Biology Seminar | Three Disguises of 1-x = exp(- lambda x), Nov. 7

Chathuri Karunarathna Mudiyanselage

The Mathematical Biology and Dynamical Systems Seminar presents “Three Disguises of 1-x = exp(- lambda x)” on Tuesday, Nov. 7, from 3:05 to 4 p.m. in Morton 218. The speakers are graduate students Chathuri Karunarathna Mudiyanselage, Rabi K.C., and Dr. Winfried Just from the Mathematics Department at Ohio University. Abstract: […]

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November 1, 2017 at 10:30 pmEvents

INPP Seminar | Electrons With A Twist: A New tool for Nuclear Physics, Nov. 7

Dipangkar Dutta

The Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics (INPP) presents Dipangkar Dutta, of Mississippi State University, on “Electrons With A Twist: A New tool for Nuclear Physics” on Tuesday, Nov. 7, at 4 p.m. in Edwards Accelerator Lab, Roger W. Finlay Conference Room. Abstract: The recent demonstration of electron beams carrying […]

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November 1, 2017 at 10:30 pmEvents