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Wealth & Poverty | Glass House: Anchor Hocking and Lancaster, OH, Feb. 20

Brian Alexander

The Wealth and Poverty theme presents a public lecture by Brian Alexander on “Glass House: Anchor Hocking and Lancaster, OH” Wednesday, Feb. 20, from 3 to 4 p.m. in the Walter Hall Rotunda. Watch on A&S TV. The iconic Anchor Hocking Glass Company, once the world’s largest maker of glass tableware, was the base […]

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February 2, 2019 at 7:15 pmEvents

Wealth & Poverty | Why Prisons Are Not the New Asylums, March 4

Dr. Liat Ben-Moshe

The Wealth and Poverty theme 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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February 2, 2019 at 3:30 pmEvents

Wealth & Poverty | Governing through Partnerships: State Agencies and Religious Organizations in Ohio’s Drug Policy, March 27

Dr. Nicole Kaufman

  The Wealth and Poverty theme presents a faculty research talk by Dr. Nicole Kaufman on “Governing through Partnerships: State Agencies and Religious Organizations in Ohio’s Drug Policy” on Wednesday, March 27, from 5 to 6 p.m. in Alden 319. Kaufman is Assistant Professor of Sociology at Ohio University.   […]

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February 2, 2019 at 9:45 amEvents

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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February 2, 2019 at 6:00 amEvents

Week on Immigrants | REFUGEE: An Exile Generation, Feb. 1

Tariq Tarey

Tariq Tarey The Wealth and Poverty theme presents the Ohio University Week on Immigrants, featuring Tariq Tarey and “REFUGEE| An Exile Generation,” on Friday, Feb. 1, from 2-3 p.m. in Alden 319. In this talk, documentary photographer Tariq Tarey will talk about what makes someone a refugee, the refugee journey, U.S. […]

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February 1, 2019 at 11:50 pmEvents

Wealth and Poverty Week on Immigrants, Feb. 1-8

Wealth and Poverty Week on Immigrants, Feb. 1-8

The Wealth and Poverty theme presents the Ohio University Week on Immigrants, Feb. 1-8 Immigration is a significant political issue across the world. An estimated 258 million people worldwide live in a country other than their country of birth. Nearly 50 million now live in the United States.  The Wealth and Poverty Week on […]

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February 1, 2019 at 11:45 pmEvents

Week on Immigrants | Displaced Peoples and Migrant Health: The Case of the Karen in Akron, Ohio, Feb. 4

Meredith Gartin

The Wealth and Poverty theme presents the Ohio University Week on Immigrants, featuring Dr. Meredith Gartin on “Displaced Peoples and Migrant Health: The Case of the Karen in Akron, Ohio,” on Monday, Feb. 4, from 5-6 p.m. in Alden 319. Watch on A&S TV. Gartin is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Global […]

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February 1, 2019 at 11:15 pmEvents