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Poverty Studies in Higher Education: The Case for Need and Collaboration, Nov. 3

Poverty Studies in Higher Education: The Case for Need and Collaboration, Nov. 3

The Wealth & Poverty curricular theme presents Dr. Harlan Beckley on “Poverty Studies in Higher Education: The Case for Need and Collaboration” on Monday, Nov. 3, at 4 p.m. in Baker Center 231. This event is free and open to the public. Beckley is the Fletcher Otey Thomas Professor of Religion […]

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November 3, 2014 at 3:00 pmEvents

Sociology Fest: Advising and Cookies on Oct. 23

Thursday, Oct. 23, is Sociology Fest on the Ohio University Athens campus. Drop-in advising time (with cookies) is 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. “It is time to revisit your planned courses for the coming semester, and either drop in, or schedule an advising meeting with your adviser,” says Dr. Howard Welser, […]

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October 23, 2014 at 5:30 pmEvents News

Appalachia Population History Project Showcases Undergraduate Research, Sept. 30

Appalachia Population History Project Showcases Undergraduate Research, Sept. 30

The Appalachia Population History Project is hosting a fall welcome event to showcase the project’s undergraduate experiences and research throughout the past year on Tuesday, Sept. 30, from 4 to 6 p.m. in Baker Center 230. The Appalachia Population History Project is a regional study of historical population health and […]

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August 30, 2014 at 3:45 pmEvents

Wealth & Poverty: Speaker from World Bank Africa Region, March 18

Wealth & Poverty: Speaker from World Bank Africa Region, March 18

The Wealth and Poverty Theme is sponsoring a public lecture with Mike Goldberg of the World Bank on Tuesday, March 18, at 1:30 p.m. in Baker Theater. Goldberg, Operations Adviser to the Regional Vice President oft the Africa Region at the World Bank, will discuss “Do institutional solutions for poverty […]

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February 27, 2014 at 2:00 pmEvents

World Bank: Lessons from Latin American Health Programs, March 21

World Bank: Lessons from Latin American Health Programs, March 21

Dr. Maria Eugenia Bonilla-Chacin of the World Bank discusses “Lessons from Health Programs in Latin America” on Friday, March 21, at 3 p.m., in Bentley Hall 124. Bonilla-Chacin is a Senior Economist with the World Bank’s Health, Nutrition and Population Unit. In the last decades countries in Latin America have […]

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February 21, 2014 at 1:00 pmEvents

‘Critical Resistance in the Digital Age’ Series Planned

‘Critical Resistance in the Digital Age’ Series Planned

The Making and Breaking the Law theme group is coordinating a series of events on the theme of “Critical Resistance in the Digital Age” in Spring 2014. The spring series focuses on social activism, new media technologies, and their role in relation to issues of privacy, mobilization, and advocacy, with […]

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February 20, 2014 at 6:32 pmNews

Privacy and Sexual Harassment in the Digital Age, March 13

Privacy and Sexual Harassment in the Digital Age, March 13

The Ohio University Center for Law, Justice & Culture presents Anita Sarkeesian on “Privacy and Sexual Harassment in the Digital Age” on Thursday, March 13, at 5 p.m. in Baker Theater. The lecture is free and open to the public. Sarkeesian is a feminist media critic well known for her work […]

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February 17, 2014 at 5:00 pmEvents