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Science Cafe | Is Growth Hormone an Anti-Aging Drug? Yes! Too Much of It Will Kill You, April 3

Dr. John J. Kopchick

Science Café presents Dr. John Kopchick discussing “Is Growth Hormone an Anti-Aging Drug? Yes! Too Much of It Will Kill You” on Wednesday, April 3, at 5 p.m. in the Front Room at Baker University Center. Kopchick is Distinguished Professor & Goll-Ohio Eminent Scholar Biomedical Sciences  at Ohio University. Kopchick will […]

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April 1, 2019 at 11:30 pmEvents

Ecolunch | Kinematics of the Tongue During Drinking in Small Carnivorans, April 3

Rachel Olson

Ecolunch presents Rachel Olson discussing “Kinematics of the tongue during drinking in small carnivorans” on Wednesday, April 3, from 11:50 a.m.to 12:45 p.m. in Irvine 159. Olson is a graduate student in Biological Sciences at Ohio University. Ecolunch is a long-running seminar series that meets on Wednesdays from 11:50 a.m. to 12:45 […]

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April 1, 2019 at 11:30 pmEvents

Ethics Series | The Ethics of Environmental Reporting, April 4

Maria Gallucci

The Institute for Applied and Professional Ethics speaker series presents Maria Gallucci on “The Ethics of Environmental Reporting” on April 4, from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in Schoonover 145. Gallucci is a freelance science and environment writer and the 2017-18 Energy Journalism Fellow at the University of Texas at Austin. She […]

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April 1, 2019 at 11:15 pmEvents

NQPI Seminar | 2D Materials: from Semiconductors to Topological Insulators, April 4

Xuan Gao

The NQPI Seminar Series presents Xuan Gao of Case Western Reserve University, on “2D Materials: from Semiconductors to Topological Insulators,” on Thursday, April 4, at 4:10 p.m. in Clippinger Labs 194. Abstract: Since the first isolation of one-atom-thick graphene, research on two-dimensional (2D) materials with layered crystal structure has exploded over the […]

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April 1, 2019 at 11:15 pmEvents

Contemporary History | Coming Home from War Program Keynote Address, April 4

David Finkel

The Contemporary History Institute welcomes journalist David Finkel to deliver the keynote address for the “Coming Home from War” program on April 4 at 7:30 p.m. in Baker 242. The event is free and open to the public. The Pulitzer Prize-winner presents “‘Welcome Home, Sgt. Schumann’: Why We Keep Telling […]

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April 1, 2019 at 11:15 pmEvents

Economics Seminar | Dr. Nurlan Turdaliev, April 5

The Economics Seminar series presents Dr. Nurlan Turdaliev on Friday, April 5, from 3 to 4:15 p.m. in Bentley Annex 302 (conference room). Turdaliev is Associate Professor and Head of Economics at the University of Windsor, Canada. The title of the presentation is “Inflation and Optimal Delegation in a Heterogeneous […]

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April 1, 2019 at 11:00 pmEvents

Spring Literary Festival | Kiese Laymon, April 3-5

Kiese Laymon

Ohio University’s Spring Literary Festival is April 3 to 5. One of this year’s featured authors is Kiese Laymon, a black southern writer, born and raised in Jackson, Miss. Laymon attended Millsaps College and Jackson State University before graduating from Oberlin College. He earned an MFA in Fiction from Indiana […]

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April 1, 2019 at 11:00 pmEvents