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Arts & Sciences Reception Follows Graduate Commencement, April 29

Arts & Sciences Reception Follows Graduate Commencement, April 29

College of Arts & Sciences graduate students and their friends and families are invited to a reception immediately following Graduate Commencement on Friday, April 29, from noon to 2 p.m. in the new Walter Field House adjacent to the football stadium. All master’s and Ph.D. students graduating in the College […]

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April 2, 2016 at 5:00 pmEvents

Climate Change Skepticism: Public Lecture by Renowned Harvard Professor, April 8

Naomi Oreskes

Naomi Oreskes, a world-renowned historian of science and authority on the denial of climate change, visits Ohio University to discuss climate change skepticism and its impacts on policymaking and public discourse on Friday, April 8, from 3-4:45 p.m in Schoonover Auditorium. Oreskes is Professor of the History of Science and […]

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March 2, 2016 at 2:30 pmEvents

Spetnagel Ethics Lecture | Is Morality Unified? March 10

Dr. Walter Sinnott-Armstrong

The Ohio University Institute for Applied & Professional Ethics presents Dr. Walter Sinnott-Armstrong on “Is Morality Unified?” on Thursday, March 10, at 7 p.m., in Stocker 103. This is the Philosophy Department’s Annual Spetnagel Ethics Lecture. Sinnott-Armstrong is the Chauncey Stillman Professor of Practical Ethics at Duke University. This event […]

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March 1, 2016 at 9:45 pmEvents

Graduate Student Conference | Perfecting Pedagogical Practices, Feb. 12

Dr. Mara Holt

Graduate students from English, Philosophy, and Education are hosting the first annual Graduate Student Pedagogy Conference, “Perfecting Pedagogical Practices,” on Friday, Feb. 12, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Friends of the Library Room, Alden 319. The event is an interdepartmental effort to generate conversation among graduate instructors […]

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February 1, 2016 at 9:15 pmEvents

Food for Thought | Weckman on ‘Fasts and Feasts,’ Oct. 22

Dr. George Weckman

The Food for Thought Speaker Series presents “Fasts and Feasts” with Dr. George Weckman on Thursday, Oct. 22, at 5:30 p.m. in the Friends of the Library Room, Alden Library. The lecture is a review of what, when, and why religious traditions regulate meals, with a focus on Abrahamic religions […]

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October 1, 2015 at 6:45 pmEvents

Public Lecture on Constitutional Interpretation and Legal Philosophy, April 9

Dr. David O. Brink

A public lecture on Constitutional Interpretation and Legal Philosophy features Dr. David O. Brink discussing “Originalism and Constructive Interpretation” on Thursday, April 9, from 7 to 9 p.m. in Grover West 115. Brink is Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at the University of California, San Diego.  His research interests are in […]

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April 1, 2015 at 10:00 pmEvents

Philosophy Forum | Acting and Thinking Together, March 25

Michael Bratman

The 21st annual Ohio University Philosophy Forum presents Michael Bratman on “Acting and Thinking Together” on Wednesday, March 25, at 4 p.m. in Bentley Hall. Bratman is the Durfee Professor of Humanities and Sciences at Stanford University. His interests focus on philosophy of action and moral philosophy, including issues about […]

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March 25, 2015 at 6:00 pmEvents