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Wealth and Poverty Week on Urban Challenges, Oct. 30-Nov. 3

Wealth and Poverty Week on Urban Challenges, Oct. 30-Nov. 3

The Wealth and Poverty theme hosts Wealth and Poverty Week on Urban Challenges Oct. 30 through Nov. 3. For the first time in human history, the majority of the world’s population lives in urban areas. The rapid global urbanization presents both challenges and opportunities in fostering inclusive, competitive, and environmentally […]

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November 1, 2017 at 11:30 pmEvents

Wealth and Poverty | Career Talk on What is Wealth? Can I Get There? Nov. 8

Alan J. McMilla

The Wealth and Poverty theme hosts a career talk by Alan J. McMillan for Ohio University students on Wednesday, Nov. 8, at 5 p.m. in Alden 319 (Friends of the Library room). McMillan will discuss “What is Wealth? Can I Get There? From There Can I Change the World? 6 […]

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November 1, 2017 at 10:15 pmEvents

Wealth and Poverty | World Food Day Food Drive on Oct. 16

Wealth and Poverty | World Food Day Food Drive on Oct. 16

  The Wealth and Poverty theme launches a campus-wide food drive on Monday, Oct. 16, to celebrate World Food Day, which is observed on this day every year to remember the founding spirit of the Food and Agriculture Organization. It declares World Food Day to be “a day of action against hunger. People around […]

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October 1, 2017 at 8:15 pmEvents

Wealth and Poverty | Alum Ed Chow on Oil and Gas in Russia, Oct. 24

Ed Chow

The Wealth and Poverty Theme hosts a research talk by 2017 Glidden Visiting Professor and Ohio University alum Edward Chow on oil and gas in Russia and in general the Eurasian region on Tuesday, Oct. 24, from 3-4 p.m at Alden 319. Chow, senior fellow at Center for Strategic and […]

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October 1, 2017 at 6:15 pmEvents

Wealth and Poverty Week on Urban Challenges | Restoring the American Dream, Oct. 30

Ted Strickland

The Wealth and Poverty theme hosts Wealth and Poverty Week on Urban Challenges, featuring Ted Strickland (former Governor of Ohio) discussing “Restoring the American Dream and Securing a Stable American Democratic Society” on Monday, Oct. 30, from 3-4 p.m. at Alden 319. Watch live or later on A&S TV. For […]

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October 1, 2017 at 4:45 pmEvents

Wealth and Poverty Week on Urban Challenges | Construction, Corruption, and Concrete in Albanian Cities, Oct. 31

Dr. Smoki Musaraj

The Wealth and Poverty theme hosts Wealth and Poverty Week on Urban Challenges, featuring Dr. Smoki Musaraj discussing “Construction, Corruption, and Concrete: Lamenting Betonizim (Concrete-ization) in Albanian Cities” on Tuesday, Oct. 31, from 1:30-2:30 p.m. at Alden 319. Watch live or later on A&S TV. For the first time in human […]

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October 1, 2017 at 4:30 pmEvents

Ted Strickland Joins Wealth & Poverty Theme This Fall

Dr. Ted Strickland with faculty from the Wealth & Poverty theme.

Former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland is spending a few months at Ohio University this fall getting involved with Wealth & Poverty theme students and faculty. “Wealth and Poverty members are extremely excited about the governor’s involvement in various theme events,” says Dr. Yeong Kim, Associate Professor of Geography and theme […]

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September 26, 2017 at 2:30 pmNews