Places to Go, People to See

‘A Sense of Place and Neolithic Societies of the Ohio River Valley,’ Sept. 16

‘A Sense of Place and Neolithic Societies of the Ohio River Valley,’ Sept. 16

The first talk in the Ohio: Sense of Place Speaker Series is Tuesday, Sept. 16, from 5 to 6 p.m. in Morton Hall 235. Dr. Elliot Abrams, Professor of Anthropology at Ohio University, will discuss “A Sense of Place and Neolithic Societies of the Ohio River Valley.” All societies have […]

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September 16, 2014 at 7:15 pmEvents

QBI Seminar: ‘Analysis of Class of Epidemic Models with Awareness,’ Sept. 15

The Quantitative Biology Institute Seminar Series presents Dr. Joan Saldaña on “Analysis of a class of epidemic models with awareness” on Monday, Sept. 15, at 4:10 p.m. in Morton 318. Saldaña is Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics in in the Department of Computer Science, Applied Mathematics and Statistics at the […]

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September 15, 2014 at 4:26 pmEvents

Campus Farmers’ Markets at Howard Park, Starting Sept. 12

Campus Farmers’ Markets at Howard Park, Starting Sept. 12

The on-campus fall markets (sponsored by the Campus Involvement Center) kicks off on Friday, Sept. 12, at Howard Park. The Office of Sustainability will be present with free reusable lunch totes so people can easily pack sustainable lunches all year. Stop by early to guarantee a tote (one per person, […]

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September 12, 2014 at 8:15 pmEvents

Alum on ‘Conservation of Edaphic Floras in a Human Modified Landscape,’ Sept. 12

Dr. Matthew Albrecht

The Environmental & Plant Biology Colloquium presents Dr. Matthew Albrecht ’06PhD—an Ohio University alum—on “Matrix matters: Conservation of Edaphic Floras in a Human Modified Landscape” on Friday, Sept. 12, at 11:50 a.m. in Porter 104. Albrecht is Assistant Curator of Conservation Biology in the Center for Conservation and Sustainable Development […]

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September 12, 2014 at 8:15 pmEvents

Physics Colloquium: Graphene from Coal Char: Synthesis and Applications, Sept. 12

Gerardine Botte

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Gerardine G. Botte of Ohio University on “Graphene from Coal Char: Synthesis and Applications” on Friday, Sept. 12, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: Graphene continues to emerge as the most promising nanomaterial due to its unique combination of superb properties, which […]

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September 12, 2014 at 8:15 pmEvents

Wealth & Poverty: ‘A New Social Theory of Poverty,’ Sept. 12

Wealth & Poverty: ‘A New Social Theory of Poverty,’ Sept. 12

The 2014-15 Wealth & Poverty Speaker Series presents Dr. Lakshman Yapa on “A New Social Theory of Poverty” on Friday, Sept. 12, at 3:30 p.m., followed by Q&A, in Baker Theater. Yapa is Professor of Geography at Pennsylvania State University. Watch on A&S TV. This event will be live-streamed and […]

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September 12, 2014 at 8:15 pmEvents

Critical Resistance to Mass Incarceration Series Begins with Ferguson, Sept. 11

Critical Resistance to Mass Incarceration Series Begins with Ferguson, Sept. 11

The first Critical Resistance event of the year will be a Students for Law, Justice & Culture-coordinated faculty panel discussion on the recent Ferguson protests on Thursday, Sept. 11, at 6 p.m. in Athena Theater 212. Faculty panelists include Professors Kelly Faust, Patricia Gunn, Vince Jungkunz, and Debra Thompson. Each year, […]

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September 11, 2014 at 8:30 pmEvents