Events

Operé: La vuelta al mundo en 80 poemas

Operé: La vuelta al mundo en 80 poemas

Dr. Fernando Operé, Professor of Spanish and Director of the Latin American Studies program at the University of Virginia, read selected poems from his book, “La vuelta al mundo en 80 poemas” at the 17th annual Spring Spanish and Latin America Colloquium, “Sculpting the Future: Career Paths after Ohio University,” March […]

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May 9, 2013 at 8:39 pmEvents

Spanish Colloquium Grew Out of Two Good Ideas

Spanish Colloquium Grew Out of Two Good Ideas

“One blinks and suddenly it’s been 17 years,” said Dr. José Delgado, Professor of Spanish, as he helped kick off the second day of the 17th annual Spring Spanish and Latin American Colloquium at Ohio University. “I need to thank David Burton because he was very instrumental in creating this […]

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May 8, 2013 at 9:07 pmEvents

Midwest Physicists Came to Talk Big and Small—from Quarks to Superclusters

Midwest Physicists Came to Talk Big and Small—from Quarks to Superclusters

By Jean Andrews Physicists from across the Midwest came to Athens in March to discuss “Quarks to Superclusters: the physics of the very big and the very small.” The Department of Physics and Astronomy hosted the Ohio Section of the American Physical Society (APS) on the Athens campus March 29-30. […]

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May 7, 2013 at 4:06 pmEvents News

History Alum Talks About ‘America’s Confrontation with the Eurocommunists’

History Alum Talks About ‘America’s Confrontation with the Eurocommunists’

Dr. Alessandro Brogi ’98 Ph.D. discussed “The Power of Dissent: America’s Confrontation with the Eurocommunists” in a Contemporary History Institute Lecture on April 18. Brogi is a Professor of History at the University of Arkansas and earned a Ph.D. in U.S. History with highest distinction from Ohio University, studying with Dr. […]

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May 6, 2013 at 4:06 pmAlumni Events

Baker Peace Conference: ‘Lessons from End of Second World War’

The 2013 Baker Peace Conference on “A World at Peace?: Lessons from the End of the Second World War” featured keynote speaker Dr. Gerhard Weinberg, the William Rand Kenan Jr., Professor Emeritus of History from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, as well as the following: Joseph Venosa […]

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May 5, 2013 at 4:06 pmEvents

Spanish Alumni: Big Dreams, Exciting Journeys, and Fulfilling Careers

Spanish Alumni: Big Dreams, Exciting Journeys, and Fulfilling Careers

The Spanish and Latin American Studies alumni who came to campus in April had two things in common—a love for languages and widely varying career paths that led to jobs they love. For Spanish-related majors, pursuing dreams often involves studying and working in some interesting places. “I came to my parents […]

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April 23, 2013 at 5:39 pmAlumni Events News