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Science Café: Endangered Species of Amphibians: Why Their Survival is Vital to Our Health, Feb. 19

Science Café: Endangered Species of Amphibians: Why Their Survival is Vital to Our Health, Feb. 19

Science Café presents Dr. Scott Moody on “Endangered Species of Amphibians: Why Their Survival is Vital to Our Health,” Wednesday, Feb. 19, at 5 p.m. in the Baker Front Room. Moody is Associate Professor of Biological Sciences in the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. Attend the event […]

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January 2, 2014 at 9:58 amEvents

Seminar: The Virtual Pig Head as a Teaching Resource in 200, 300 & 400 Level Courses, Feb. 21

The Biological & Biomedical Sciences Research Seminar Series presents Justin Tickhill, Vertebrate Anatomy Candidate, on “The Virtual Pig Head as a Teaching Resource in 200, 300 & 400 Level Courses” on Feb. 21 at 4 p.m. in Irvine 159. Upcoming Events Clay Caswell, Ph.D., Virginia Tech, on “The Little Things Matter: […]

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January 2, 2014 at 8:30 amEvents

Gawande Lecture Series: When Blindness Makes for Sight, Feb. 21

Gawande Lecture Series: When Blindness Makes for Sight, Feb. 21

The Gawande Lecture Series presents “When Blindness Makes for Sight,” a talk by Professor John Stratton Hawley on  Friday, Feb. 21, at 7 p.m. in Baker Center Room 231. Hawley is Professor of Religion in Barnard College at Columbia University About the Talk: It is quite rare for a Hindi […]

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January 2, 2014 at 8:30 amEvents

The ‘Appalachian Problem’: A Fresh Perspective, Feb. 21

The ‘Appalachian Problem’: A Fresh Perspective, Feb. 21

Dr. Amy Rock, Visiting Assistant Professor of Geography at Ohio University, presents “The ‘Appalachian Problem’: A Fresh Perspective” at 3:05 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 21, in Clippinger 119. Abstract: For almost half a century, Appalachia has been viewed as a “region apart” from the rest of the United States. Culturally, […]

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January 2, 2014 at 6:39 amEvents

Philosophy of Science: Why Genetics Succeeds: An Epistemology of Scientific Practice, Feb. 21

Philosophy of Science: Why Genetics Succeeds: An Epistemology of Scientific Practice, Feb. 21

The Philosophy of Science Lecture series presents C. Kenneth Waters on “Why Genetics Succeeds: An Epistemology of Scientific Practice,” on Friday, Feb. 21, Waters is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Minnesota, Director of the Minnesota Center for Philosophy of Science, and President Elect of the Philosophy of Science […]

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January 2, 2014 at 6:28 amEvents

Seminar: Invasive Plants and Native Amphibians: The Implications for Amphibian Conservation in Eastern North America, Feb. 24

The Biological & Biomedical Sciences Research Seminar Series presents Lisa Regula Meyer, Ph.D. Vertebrate Anatomy Candidate, on “Invasive Plants and Native Amphibians: The Implications for Amphibian Conservation in Eastern North America” on Feb. 24 at noon in Irvine 110. Upcoming Events Kelly Williams, Ph.D. Vertebrate Anatomy Candidate, on “Linking Behavior with […]

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January 2, 2014 at 6:12 amEvents

Philosophy Forum: ‘Pragmatism and Truth,’ Feb. 25

Philosophy Forum: ‘Pragmatism and Truth,’ Feb. 25

The 20th anniversary Philosophy Forum presents a public lecture by Dr. Philip Kitcher on “Pragmatism and Truth” on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 4:30 p.m. in Scripps Hall 111. The Forum brings in world-class philosophers for three days of seminars as well as the public kick-off lecture.  It is one of […]

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January 2, 2014 at 5:27 amEvents