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Just the Right Amount of ‘Too-Muchness’: The Visceral Poetry of Diane Seuss, Dec. 7

Diane Seuss

The Ohio University Creative Writing Program hosts Visiting Poet Diane Seuss, for a reading on Thursday, Dec. 7, at 7:30 p.m., in Walter Hall Rotunda. By Abby Mohler, intern for the Office of Special Programs The poet Diane Seuss writes imaginatively, lyrically, and lushly about the transition from girlhood and […]

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December 1, 2017 at 10:30 pmEvents

CMSS Colloquium | Shift Current in Two-Dimensional Ferroelectrics, Dec. 7

Benjamin Fregoso

The Condensed Matter & Surface Sciences Colloquium Series presents Benjamin Fregoso of Kent State University on “Shift Current in Two-Dimensional Ferroelectrics”,  on Thursday, Dec. 7, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: In recent years, it has become clear the need for efficiently harvesting solar energy. Unfortunately, silicon-based solar cells […]

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December 1, 2017 at 10:30 pmEvents

Sustainability Studies | First Community Conversation Is on Ending Climate Silence, Dec. 7

Sustainability Studies | First Community Conversation Is on Ending Climate Silence, Dec. 7

Worried about climate change? Find it difficult to talk to friends and family about your concerns? One of the most important actions an individual can take to fight global warming is talking about it. Research indicates that only one in five Americans hear people they know talk about global warming […]

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December 1, 2017 at 10:30 pmEvents

Contemporary History | New Perspectives of the Soviet Union at War, Dec. 7

Dr. Steven Miner

The Contemporary History Institute presents a lecture by Dr. Steven M. Miner on “The Furies Unleashed: New Perspectives of the Soviet Union at War” held on Thursday, Dec. 7, at 4:30 pm in Baker 242. Miner is Professor of History at Ohio University, where for the last decade he served as director […]

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December 1, 2017 at 10:30 pmEvents

Physics Colloquium | Measuring Correlated Structural Distributions in Non-Crystalline Materials with Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy, Dec. 8

Phillip Grandinetti

The Physics & Astronomy Colloquium Series presents Phillip Grandinetti, of Ohio State University,  on “Measuring Correlated Structural Distributions in Non-Crystalline Materials with Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy” on Friday, Dec. 8, at 4:10 p.m. in Walter 245. Abstract: A great advantage of solid-state Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) spectroscopy is its ability to […]

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December 1, 2017 at 10:15 pmEvents

Contemporary History | Today’s National Security Landscape: Evolving Legacy of Terrorism, Nov. 2

Karen J. Greenberg

The Contemporary History Institute welcomes Karen J. Greenberg, a noted expert on national security, terrorism, and civil liberties, on Thursday, Nov. 2, at 4:30 p.m. in Baker 242. Watch live or later on A&S TV. Greenberg is Director of the Center on National Security at the Fordham University School of […]

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November 1, 2017 at 11:59 pmEvents

WOUB Airs Navajo Math Circles on Nov. 2

Dr. Bob Klein was one of the Math Camp leaders in July 2014.

From WOUB Digital Despite the twisty, unpleasant feeling that the word “math” may summon inside you, it’s important to understand that math isn’t simply pages of multiplication tables or lines upon lines of pre-calculus. Math circles, initially developed by educational systems in European countries, are based on this understanding of […]

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November 1, 2017 at 11:59 pmEvents