Post Tagged with: "Science Cafe"

Science Cafe | Solar Ultraviolet Light, Friend or Foe, Oct. 16

Dr. Shiyong Wu

 Science Café presents Dr. Shiyong Wu discussing “Solar Ultraviolet Light, Friend or Foe” on Wednesday, Oct. 16, at 5 p.m. in the Front Room at Baker University Center. Wu is Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Ohio University. Sunlight is visible light from the sun. But the sun also emits […]

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October 2, 2019 at 12:30 pmEvents

Science Cafe | Prevalence and Pitfalls of Seeking Emotional Support in Religious Organizations, Oct. 2

Science Cafe | Prevalence and Pitfalls of Seeking Emotional Support in Religious Organizations, Oct. 2

 Science Café presents Dr. Rebekah Crawford discussing “The Prevalence and Pitfalls of Seeking Emotional Support in Religious Organizations” on Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 5 p.m. in the Front Room at Baker University Center. Crawford is Visiting Professor, Social and Public Health at Ohio University. What would you do if you […]

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September 2, 2019 at 4:00 pmEvents

Science Cafe | Guy Riefler, Cleaning up Pollution and Turning It into Paint, Sept. 18

Dr. Guy Riefler

Science Café presents Dr. Guy Riefler discussing “Cleaning up Pollution and Turning It into Paint” on Wednesday, Sept. 18, at 5 p.m. in the Front Room at Baker University Center. Athens, Ohio is a lush, rural environment surrounded by large swaths of dense forest.  But, underneath those hillsides, hundreds of miles […]

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September 1, 2019 at 7:45 pmEvents

CANCELLED Science Cafe | Deborah McAvoy, April 10

Dr. Deborah McAvoy

Note: This event has been cancelled. Science Café presents Dr. Deborah McAvoy on Wednesday, April 10, at 5 p.m. in the Front Room at Baker University Center. McAvoy is Associate Professor of Civil Engineering and Associate Dean in the Russ College of Engineering and Technology at Ohio University. Watch live or later […]

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April 2, 2019 at 9:45 pmUncategorized

Science Cafe | Is Growth Hormone an Anti-Aging Drug? Yes! Too Much of It Will Kill You, April 3

Dr. John J. Kopchick

Science Café presents Dr. John Kopchick discussing “Is Growth Hormone an Anti-Aging Drug? Yes! Too Much of It Will Kill You” on Wednesday, April 3, at 5 p.m. in the Front Room at Baker University Center. Kopchick is Distinguished Professor & Goll-Ohio Eminent Scholar Biomedical Sciences  at Ohio University. Kopchick will […]

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April 1, 2019 at 11:30 pmEvents

Science Cafe | Black Holes: Fact and Fiction, March 6

Dr. Ryan Chornock. Photo by Rob Hardin

Science Café presents Dr. Ryan Chornock discussing “Black Holes: Fact and Fiction” on Wednesday, March 6, at 5 p.m. in the Front Room at Baker University Center. Black holes are some of the most exotic objects in the universe. Their bizarre properties have been featured in numerous science fiction books and […]

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March 1, 2019 at 10:45 pmEvents

Science Cafe | A High Cesarean Rate and a Low Breastfeeding Rate: How Did We Get Here? March 27

Dr. Jacqueline Wolf

Science Café presents Dr. Jacqueline Wolf discussing “A High Cesarean Rate and a Low Breastfeeding Rate: How Did We Get Here?”on Wednesday, March 27, at 5 p.m. in the Front Room at Baker University Center. In the 1970s, women celebrated “natural” childbirth. Yet by 2009, cesarean section was the most commonly […]

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March 1, 2019 at 5:30 pmEvents