Post Tagged with: "Wealth and Poverty"

Fall 2016 | Add a 1-Credit Themes in Action Course

Fall 2016 | Add a 1-Credit Themes in Action Course

Students looking for a 1-credit course for Fall 2016 can dip into one a CAS 1300x Themes in Action course. Choose from five different sections—each focused on a different curricular theme—and get involved in activities and events around sustainability, local food, justice and social change, wealth and poverty, and international security. […]

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November 16, 2015 at 11:45 amNews

Wealth and Poverty | Focus on Africa Exhibit in Alden, through Dec. 11

Focus on Africa exhibit in Alden Library, fourth floor.

Ohio University Libraries is hosting an exhibit titled “Wealth and Poverty: Focus on Africa” on the fourth floor of Alden Library from through Dec. 11. The exhibit—which corresponds with the Wealth & Poverty theme’s fall Focus on Africa—is co-curated by Araba Dawson-Andoh, Africana Librarian and Dr. Caroline King’ori, Assistant Professor […]

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November 2, 2015 at 1:45 pmEvents

Quarter Ton of Food Collected in First Two Weeks of Drive

Quarter Ton of Food Collected in First Two Weeks of Drive

The Wealth and Poverty theme collected a quarter ton of donations in a campus-wide food drive launched two weeks ago in celebration of World Food Day. Wealth and Poverty faculty, staff and student members collected a total of 543 pounds and 598 items from donation spots in various Ohio University […]

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October 21, 2015 at 10:00 amNews

Wealth & Poverty | Watch ‘Focus on Africa’ on A&S TV

Wealth & Poverty | Watch ‘Focus on Africa’ on A&S TV

Watch the Wealth & Poverty theme Focus on Africa series on A&S TV and mark those calendars for upcoming events. Upcoming Wealth & Poverty Events Oct. 16 – Wealth & Poverty Kicks Off World Food Day with Drive Oct. 20 – Dr. Matthew Layton, Assistant Professor of Political Science, on […]

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October 6, 2015 at 1:10 pmNews

Wealth & Poverty Kicks Off World Food Day with Drive, Oct. 16

Wealth & Poverty Kicks Off World Food Day with Drive, Oct. 16

World Food Day is on Friday, Oct 16, “a day of action against hunger.” At Ohio University, the Wealth & Poverty theme launches a food drive on this day to collect non-perishable items for the Athens County Food Pantry. This is the theme’s fall service and outreach activity, led by […]

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October 1, 2015 at 8:15 pmEvents

Wealth & Poverty | Conditional Social Assistance and the Politics of Social Exclusion in Latin America, Oct. 20

Dr. Matthew Layton

Dr. Matthew Layton is giving a Wealth & Poverty research talk on “Conditional Social Assistance and the Politics of Social Exclusion in Latin America” on Tuesday, Oct. 20, from 9-10:20 a.m. in Bentley 233. Layton, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Ohio University, is an affiliate of the Wealth and […]

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October 1, 2015 at 7:15 pmEvents

Wealth & Poverty Theme Begins with Focus on Africa in September

The Wealth & Poverty theme begins with a faculty forum on Sept. 4, followed by a special series focused on inequalities in sub-Saharan Africa from Sept. 17-24. Wealth & Poverty: Focus on Africa The Wealth & Poverty: Focus on Africa series brings together faculty and students interested in Africa. The […]

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September 1, 2015 at 11:45 pmEvents