Places to Go, People to See

Neurolunch: ‘Sensory Neuron Branching at Paddlefish Electroreceptors,’ Sept. 18

Neurolunch presents David Russell on “Sensory Neuron Branching at Paddlefish Electroreceptors” on Thursday, Sept. 18, at noon at the Life Sciences Building 201. Abstract: The spatial organization of ampullary electroreceptors on the skin of paddlefish (Polyodon spathula) prompts questions about the site(s) where action potentials are initiated in sensory neuron axons. […]

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August 30, 2014 at 6:45 pmEvents

Hitler’s Furies: German Women in the Nazi Killing Fields, Sept. 18

Dr. Wendy Lower

Note: This event is delayed slightly and will begin shortly after 5 p.m. The Contemporary History Institute presents Dr. Wendy Lower on “Hitler’s Furies: German Women in the Nazi Killing Fields” on Thursday, Sept. 18, at 4:30 pm in Baker 242. Lower is the John K. Roth Chair of History […]

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August 30, 2014 at 6:45 pmEvents

Geology Colloquium: ‘Unconventional Politics of Unconventional Gas,’ Sept. 19

Dr. Andrew Kear

The Department of Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents Dr. Andrew Kear on “Unconventional Politics of Unconventional Gas” on Sept. 19 at 4:05 p.m. in Clippinger 205. Kear is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Bowling Green State University. Abstract: Kear will speak about geological, political and policy issues relating to […]

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August 30, 2014 at 6:30 pmEvents

PBIO Colloquium: Linking Above-and Below-Ground Ecosystem Responses to Global Change, Sept. 19

Sasha Reed

The Environmental & Plant Biology Colloquium presents Dr. Sasha Reed on “It’s All Connected: Linking Above-and Below-Ground Ecosystem Responses to Global Change” on Friday, Sept. 19, at 11:50 a.m. in Porter 104. Reed is Research Ecologist at the U.S. Geological Survey in Moab, UT. Dr. Jared DeForest is the host. […]

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August 30, 2014 at 6:30 pmEvents

Writers Harvest To Benefit Ohio Food Banks, Sept. 23

Writers Harvest To Benefit Ohio Food Banks, Sept. 23

The Creative Writing program presents Writers Harvest—a benefit for hunger relief—on Tuesday, Sept. 23, at 7:30 p.m. in the Walter Hall Rotunda. Proceeds from the $5 (suggested) admission benefit Southeastern Ohio Food Bank. A book signing and reception immediately follow the talks. This year, Writers Harvest, the nation’s largest reading […]

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August 30, 2014 at 5:30 pmEvents

‘Some Notes on the Constitution and Sexual Violence,’ Sept. 24

‘Some Notes on the Constitution and Sexual Violence,’ Sept. 24

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture welcomes Ohio University Constitution Day speaker Marc Spindelman on “Some Notes on the Constitution and Sexual Violence” on Weds., Sept. 24, at 2 p.m. in Baker Theater. Spindelman is the Isadore and Ida Topper Professor of Law at the Moritz College of Law […]

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August 30, 2014 at 5:15 pmEvents

Ecolunch Presents Molly Morris, Sept. 24

Ecolunch Presents Molly Morris, Sept. 24

The Fall 2014 Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Colloquium—“Ecolunch”—presents Dr. Molly Morris, Department of Biological Sciences, on “Evolutionary Perspectives of Diabetes: Insights from Swordtails” on Sept. 24. Morris is Professor of Biological Sciences at Ohio University. All seminars are open to the public and meet in Irvine Hall Room 159 on Wednesdays […]

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August 30, 2014 at 5:15 pmEvents