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Kennedy Lecture: Leonardo and Steve: The Young Genius who Beat Apple to Market by 800 Years, Nov. 12

Kennedy Lecture: Leonardo and Steve: The Young Genius who Beat Apple to Market by 800 Years, Nov. 12

The  Kennedy Lecture Series presents Dr. Keith Devlin on Tuesday, Nov. 12, at 7 p.m. in the Templeton-Blackburn Memorial Auditorium. Devlin is ‘the Math Guy” on National Public Radio. Devlin will discuss “Leonardo and Steve: The Young Genius who Beat Apple to Market by 800 Years.” Devlin is a mathematician […]

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November 1, 2013 at 8:38 amEvents

Public Q&A With Local Author Donald Pollock, Nov. 6

Public Q&A With Local Author Donald Pollock, Nov. 6

A public Q&A with local author Donald Pollock is Wed., Nov. 6, at 3:05-4:25pm in Walter 235. Pollock is the author of Knockemstiff and The Devil All The Time. His talk is sponsored by the Department of Sociology and Anthropology in the Ohio University College of Arts & Sciences. Pollock […]

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November 1, 2013 at 8:01 amEvents

Bioinformatics Journal Club Views ‘Gattaca,’ Nov. 12

The Bioinformatics Journal Club presents the movie Gattaca on Tuesday, Nov. 12, at 4:35 p.m. in the Academic and Research Center (ARC)  321. The discussion leader is David Parisi. “Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman, Alan Arkin and Jude Law star in this engrossing sci-fi thriller about an all-too-human man who dares […]

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November 1, 2013 at 7:58 amEvents

Contemporary History: ‘Nine Days that Shook the World’ at Kursk, Nov. 7

Contemporary History: ‘Nine Days that Shook the World’ at Kursk, Nov. 7

The Contemporary History Institute welcomes Dr. Robert M. Citino, who will speak on “Nine Days that Shook the World” on Thursday, Nov. 7, at 4:30 p.m. in Baker 242. Citino is one of America’s most distinguished military historians and the Vice President of the Society for Military History. He is […]

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November 1, 2013 at 7:00 amEvents

Plant Bio Colloquium: Long-term Flowering and Fruiting Patterns in Dioecious Tropical Forest Trees, Nov. 8

Plant Bio Colloquium: Long-term Flowering and Fruiting Patterns in Dioecious Tropical Forest Trees, Nov. 8

The Environmental and Plant Biology Fall 2013 Colloquia series presents Dr. Simon Queenborough on “Long-term Flowering and Fruiting Patterns in Dioecious Tropical Forest Trees” on Friday, Nov. 8, 11:50 a.m. in Porter 104. Queenborough is Assistant Professor in the Department of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology at Ohio State University. His […]

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November 1, 2013 at 6:00 amEvents

Cursed by the Double Shift: Single Mother Tobacco Workers in Nicaragua, Nov. 13

During International Education Week Latin American Studies, Women and Gender Studies, and the Department of Modern Languages are bringing to campus Gary Ruchwarger, author of two books on Nicaragua’s recent history and the founder of a new research institute in Esteli, Nicaragua, the Instituto Segoviano para Eruditos Norteamericanos. Ruchwarger also […]

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November 1, 2013 at 5:30 amEvents

Schoen on Civil War ‘Winter of Disunion,’ Nov. 13

Schoen on Civil War ‘Winter of Disunion,’ Nov. 13

Dr. Brian Schoen, Associate Professor of History, gives a talk at the Athens Civil War Round Table on Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 7 p.m. at the Athens County Library. “We are aware of many of the great, or at least bloody, battles of the Civil War, and we might be […]

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November 1, 2013 at 5:00 amEvents