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Fossil Fuels Global Divestment Day, Feb. 13

Fossil Fuels Global Divestment Day, Feb. 13

Global Divestment Day from fossil fuels is Friday, Feb. 13, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Baker Center Front Room at Ohio University. The event features a panel discussion about divestment from fossil fuels, with panelists: Dr. Dan Karney (Energy Economics) Dr. Gary Coombs (Business Management) Dr. Nancy Manring, […]

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February 13, 2015 at 9:00 pmEvents

Community Invited to Celebrate OPIE Graduation, Feb. 13

Community Invited to Celebrate OPIE Graduation, Feb. 13

Ohio Program of Intensive English welcomes Ohio University faculty, staff, and students to join OPIE events this week. Tuesday, Feb. 3, 3-4 p.m., Gordy 110, Book Fun: a reading club for beginners. Wednesday, Feb. 4, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Gordy 113, OPIE Baking Club meeting. All are welcome to share recipes and […]

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February 13, 2015 at 9:00 pmEvents

Contemporary History: Dependency and the Demobilization from WW II, Feb. 12

Laura McEnaney

The Contemporary History Institute speakers series presents Dr. Laura McEnaney on “The Problem of Caring: Dependency and the Demobilization from World War II” on Thursday, Feb. 12 in Baker 242 at 4:30 pm. McEnaney is the Nadine Austin Wood Chair in American History at Whittier University, California. She earned a […]

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February 12, 2015 at 9:15 pmEvents

CMSS Colloquium: Quantum Wigner Solids in Two-dimensional Flatlands, Feb. 12

Jian Huang

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents Jian Huang of Wayne State University on “Quantum Wigner Solids in Two-dimensional Flatlands” on Thursday, Feb. 12, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter Lecture Hall 245. Abstract:Transport studies of two-dimensional electron systems compose two fundamental effects: disorder scattering and electron-electron interaction. Fifty years […]

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February 12, 2015 at 9:15 pmEvents

Math-Biology Seminar: Studying Disease Transmission on Networks, Feb. 11

The Mathematical Biology Seminar Seminar series presents speakers Ying Xin and Winfried Just on Wednesday, Feb. 11, from 5:15 to 6:10 p.m. in Morton 326 . They will discuss “Studying disease transmission on networks, Part II.” Abstract: We will continue our presentation of teaching materials and directions of research for models […]

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February 11, 2015 at 9:30 pmEvents

Café Conversations: The Age of Reagan and Madonna, Feb. 11

Café Conversations: The Age of Reagan and Madonna, Feb. 11

Café Conversations presents Dr. Chester Pach on “The Age of Reagan and Madonna” on Wednesday, Feb. 11, at 5 p.m. in the Baker Center Front Room. Madonna and President Reagan have little in common except for their influence on the 1980s. Pach, Associate Professor of History, discusses how these two […]

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February 11, 2015 at 9:30 pmEvents

Ecolunch: Effects of Diet on Feeding Apparatus of Chelonians, Feb. 11

The Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Colloquium series “Ecolunch” Feb. 11 presenter is Jasmine Croghan – Biological Sciences on “The functional flexibility of jaw muscles: exploring the effects of diet on the feeding apparatus of chelonians.“ All seminars are open to the public and meet in Irvine Hall Room 159 on […]

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February 11, 2015 at 9:30 pmEvents