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Transcultural Encounters and Border Crossings Film: ‘Dirt,’ Feb. 7

Transcultural Encounters and Border Crossings Film: ‘Dirt,’ Feb. 7

The new Transcultural Encounters and Border Crossings Film Series presents Dirt (2003) by American director Nancy Savoca, of Sicilian and Argentinian background, on Saturday, Feb. 7, at 3 p.m. at the Athena Cinema. Admission is free. Dirt is the story of Dolores Del Rosario, who lives with her husband and […]

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February 7, 2015 at 10:30 pmEvents

Kennedy Lecture: Historian and Author Nell Irvin Painter, Jan. 26

Nell Irvin Painter

Ohio University’s 2014-15 Kennedy Lecture Series presents “An Evening with Nell Irvin Painter” at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26, in Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium. A leading American historian and an award-winning scholar, Painter is best known for her seven books and numerous articles on the history of the American South […]

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January 26, 2015 at 5:45 pmEvents

MLK and Strategies for Social Change, Jan. 23

MLK and Strategies for Social Change: Then & Now is a panel discussion about the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s strategic vision for creating social change and how activists are inspired by him today in the struggle for racial justice. The panel discussion is Friday, Jan. 23, from […]

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January 23, 2015 at 6:30 pmEvents

School Supplies Needed for MLK Day of Service Collection by Jan. 30

School Supplies Needed for MLK Day of Service Collection by Jan. 30

Ohio University celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a Day of Service school supply drive for Trimble Elementary School. The last day to donate is Jan. 30. Collection sites are Alden Library second and fourth floors Cutler Hall African American Studies Department (31 S. […]

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January 22, 2015 at 8:32 pmNews

African American Mother and Daughter Discussions of Health, Young Womanhood and HIV Risk, Oct. 23

Dr. Michele T. Berger

Ohio University Women’s Center‎ presents Dr. Michele Tracy Berger on “Keeping it in the Family: African American Mother and Daughter Discussions of Health, Young Womanhood and HIV Risk” on Thursday, Oct. 23, at 7 p.m. at Walter 135. Berger is Associate Professor in the Department of Women’s and Gender Studies […]

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October 23, 2014 at 5:30 pmEvents

Critical Resistance to Mass Incarceration Series Begins with Ferguson, Sept. 11

Critical Resistance to Mass Incarceration Series Begins with Ferguson, Sept. 11

The first Critical Resistance event of the year will be a Students for Law, Justice & Culture-coordinated faculty panel discussion on the recent Ferguson protests on Thursday, Sept. 11, at 6 p.m. in Athena Theater 212. Faculty panelists include Professors Kelly Faust, Patricia Gunn, Vince Jungkunz, and Debra Thompson. Each year, […]

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September 11, 2014 at 8:30 pmEvents

‘Vote Suppression, Democratic Values, & Struggles for Voting Rights,’ Sept. 17

A Constitution Day panel on “Vote Suppression, Democratic Values, and Struggles for Voting Rights” is Wednesday, Sept. 17, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in Clippinger 194, The panel includes Daniel Tokaji, Professor of Law and Senior Fellow with Election Law @ Moritz, Ohio State University; Piers Turner, Assistant Professor of Philosophy […]

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August 30, 2014 at 7:00 pmEvents