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Wrongful Conviction Day Features Man Incarcerated for 29 Years, Oct. 1

Raymond Towler

The Ohio Innocence Project at the University of Cincinnati College of Law and the newly formed OIP-u unite with dozens of other organizations around the world to commemorate the second annual International Wrongful Conviction Day on Oct. 2, 2015. The Wrongful Conviction Day event at Ohio University features exoneree Raymond […]

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October 1, 2015 at 4:00 pmEvents

Alum Talks with Students about Work in Prison Reentry Program, Sept. 24

Alum Talks with Students about Work in Prison Reentry Program, Sept. 24

On Thursday, September 24, Ohio University alum Campbell Bailey ’15 will be in the Center of Law, Justice and Culture to talk to any current Bobcats who are interested to learn about his position in a prison reentry program on Thursday, Sept. 24, at 6 p.m. in Bentley 001. Bailey […]

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September 1, 2015 at 6:15 pmEvents

Empowering Women of Ohio Week: March 30-April 3

Empowering Women of Ohio Week: March 30-April 3

The Ohio University Women’s Association invites OHIO students and Athens community members to attend Empowering Women of Ohio Week from March 30 through April 3. The schedule for the week is as follows: A History of Women at Ohio University Monday, March 30, 6-8 p.m. at the Multicultural Center in Baker Center The […]

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April 1, 2015 at 11:30 pmAnnouncements Events

The Syrian Tragedy Four Years On | Bassam Haddad, April 9

Bassam Haddad

Four years after the start of the Syrian uprising, most Syrians find their fate hijacked by one of many undesirable options, where the lesser evil reigns supreme. In a lecture on “The Syrian Tragedy Four Years On,” Dr. Bassam Haddad addresses the causes and dynamics of the Syrian uprising turned […]

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April 1, 2015 at 10:00 pmEvents

Film: The Blue Wave (Mavi Dalga), April 13

Film: The Blue Wave (Mavi Dalga), April 13

The Middle East and North Africa Film Series presents The Blue Wave (Mavi Dalga) on Monday, April 13, at 6:30 p.m. in Baker Center 231. This film (directed by Zeynep Dadak and Merve Kayan) is a feminist perspective on the story of adolescence in a small Turkish city told through the […]

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April 1, 2015 at 9:00 pmEvents

Film: Taxi to the Dark Side, March 30

Film: Taxi to the Dark Side, March 30

The Middle East and North Africa Film Series presents Taxi to the Dark Side on Monday, March 30, at 6:30 p.m. in Baker Center 231. This documentary (directed by Alex Gibney) takes off from an investigation into the killing of an Afghani taxi driver at the hands of U.S. interrogators. The investigation, […]

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March 30, 2015 at 4:45 pmEvents

Film: ‘Wadjda,’ March 23

Film: ‘Wadjda,’ March 23

The Middle East and North Africa Film Series presents Wadjda on Monday, March 23, at 6:30 p.m. in Baker Center 231. This film (directed by Haifaa al-Mansour) tells the story of an 11-year-old Saudi girl living in the capital of the kingdom, Riyadh. Weaving together the politics of class, gender, […]

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March 23, 2015 at 6:30 pmEvents