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Ecolunch | Breathing Life into Ancient Sea Dragons, March 17

Donald Morgan

The Ecolunch Seminar Series presents Donald Morgan discussing “Breathing life into ancient sea dragons: Evolution of the vasculature, brain, and nasal cavity in sauropterygians and mosasaur” on Wednesday, March 17, from 11:50 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. Morgan is a Biological Sciences Ph.D. student. For more information, contact Dr. Willem Roosenburg […]

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March 2, 2021 at 8:00 pmEvents

Lit Fest | The Artistry of Chris Abani: ‘What we know about how to be who we are comes from stories,’ March 17

Chris Abani

Chris Abani reads from his work on March 17 at 7:30 p.m. as part of Spring Literary Festival. By Candace Walsh Nigerian and American writer Chris Abani chooses and uses fiction, poetry, essays, and screenplays to tell bracing stories that have earned a Guggenheim Award, a PEN USA Freedom-to-Write Award, […]

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March 2, 2021 at 8:00 pmEvents

Mathematics Colloquium | What Is Behavioral Epidemiology and What Does Math Have to Do with It? March 17

Dr. Winfried Just

The Mathematics Colloquium series presents Dr. Winfried Just discussing “What is behavioral epidemiology and what does math have to do with it?” on March 17 at 4 p.m. Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/97235712165?pwd=OHFSL2lXVnVUWU9pdUxRQlhkRG1oUT09 Meeting ID: 972 3571 2165 Passcode: 8nuxSQ Just is Professor of Mathematics at Ohio University. ABSTRACT: Behavioral epidemiology studies […]

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March 2, 2021 at 8:00 pmEvents

Lit Fest | Nina Li Coomes Brings Her Writings to OHIO, March 18

Nina Li Coomes

By Morgan Riedl Ohio University’s English Department virtually presents writer Nina Li Coomes for this year’s Spring Literary Festival at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 18. Coomes is a Japanese and American writer born in Nagoya and currently residing in Chicago, where she is a student at the Litowitz MFA […]

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March 2, 2021 at 7:45 pmEvents

Lit Fest | Homecoming Songs: the Poems of Ada Limón, March 18

Ada Limón

By Paul Pickering The English Department welcomes poet Ada Limón to the Spring Literary Festival to read from her work on Thursday, March 18, at 7:30 p.m. We are also delighted to follow the reading with a conversation with the poet Jason Schneiderman on Friday morning, March 19, at 10:30 a.m. […]

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March 2, 2021 at 7:45 pmEvents

Lit Fest | “Flawed, Furious, Bold, Tender”: the Creations of Lidia Yuknavitch, March 19

Lidia Yuknavitch

By Kay Keegan Ohio University’s English Department welcomes Lidia Yuknavitch to the annual Spring Literary Festival. Yuknavitch’s virtual Reading and Q&A will take place on Friday, March 19, at 2 p.m. Yuknavitch is a bestselling writer, who has most recently published Verge (2020), a short story collection that is equal […]

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March 2, 2021 at 7:30 pmEvents

Geology Colloquium | Early Paleozoic Oxygenation: Cause of a Biodiversity Explosion? March 19

Dr. Cole Edwards

The Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents Dr. Cole Edwards discussing “Early Paleozoic oxygenation: cause of a biodiversity explosion?” on Friday, March 19, from 2 to 2:55 p.m. Join on Teams. Edwards is assistant professor in the Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences at Appalachian State University.  

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March 2, 2021 at 7:30 pmEvents