Post Tagged with: "Challenging Dialogues"

War and Peace | Case of South African Human Rights Commission, April 10

Mohamed Ameermia

The War and Peace theme presents Mohamed Ameermia discussing “The Role of the National Civil Society Organizations in Promoting Human Rights: The Case of South African Human Rights Commission” on April 10 at 6 p.m. in Porter 104. Ameermia, commissioner on the South African Human Rights Commission, holds a B.A., […]

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April 1, 2019 at 9:45 pmEvents

Exonoree to Speak on Wrongful Convictions, April 16

Dean Gillispie

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture in collaboration with the the Ohio Innocence Project chapter of Ohio University (OIP-u) and the Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Fraternity, the Ohio Innocence Project is pleased to announce that Dean Gillispie, an Ohio Innocence Project exoneree, will be on campus to share his […]

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April 1, 2019 at 8:15 pmEvents

Philosophy Lecture | No-Platforming and the Paradox of Dogmatism, April 16

Dr. Michael Veber

Dr. Michael Veber—author of the recent book Tell Me Something I Don’t Know (Broadview Press 2018)—discusses his book in Jeremy Morris’s Theory of Knowledge class on Tuesday, April 16, and is giving a public lecture titled “No-Platforming and the Paradox of Dogmatism” at 5:30 p.m. in Ellis 103. Veber is […]

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April 1, 2019 at 8:15 pmEvents

War & Peace | Religion and Ideology in Diaspora Governance, April 17

War & Peace | Religion and Ideology in Diaspora Governance, April 17

The War and Peace Theme presents a discussion of “Religion and Ideology in Diaspora Governance:  Institutions, Political Parties and Civil Society” on April 17 at 6 p.m. om Porter 104. The speakers are: Bahar Baser, Associate Professor at the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations. She is also an […]

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April 1, 2019 at 8:00 pmEvents

George Washington Forum | Human Capital, Inequality and Economic Growth, April 18

Kevin Murphy

The George Washington Forum at Ohio University presents “Human Capital, Inequality and Economic Growth” on Thursday, April 18, 2019, at 7:30 p.m. in Galbreath Chapel. The speaker is Kevin Murphy, the George J. Stigler Distinguished Service Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He earned […]

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April 1, 2019 at 7:45 pmEvents

Contemporary History | Vietnam War Film Screening, Veterans Conversation, March 2

“This Is What We Do” (July 1967-December 1967)

The Contemporary History Institute presents a screening of an episode of Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s documentary, The Vietnam War on March 2, from 1 to 3:30 p.m. in Bentley 124. CHI will screen episode five of the Burns and Novick series, titled ‘This Is What We Do’ (July 1967-December […]

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March 1, 2019 at 11:45 pmEvents

Sociology-Anthropology Colloquium | Why Prisons Are Not the New Asylums, March 4

Dr. Liat Ben-Moshe

The Sociology & Anthropology Colloquium series presents a faculty research talk by Dr. Liat Ben-Moshe on “Why Prisons Are Not the New Asylums” on Monday, March 4, from 11:50 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in Alden 319. Ben-Moshe is Assistant Professor of Disability Studies at the University of Toledo. The talk is […]

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March 1, 2019 at 11:15 pmEvents