"Scapin" by Moliere
Oct. 16 to 19 and 23 to 26 at 8 p.m.; Oct. 26 at 2 p.m. at the Elizabeth Evans Baker Theater in Kantner Hall.
General admission is $9, students and seniors enter for $7. Call 593-2800 for reservations; call 593-9355 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Teaching Information Competency: Where do I begin?
Wednesday, Oct. 16, from 1 to 3 p.m at Alden Library, Room 318.
This workshop will provide answers from teaching librarians. Includes hands-on practice. Prerequisite: Familiarity with using a Web browser. Contact: Andrew Stuart, e-mail email@example.com; phone 593-2698.
Free blood pressure screenings
Thursday, Oct. 17, 24 and 31, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Baker Center lobby.
WellWorks is offering these free screenings to all every Thursday during fall quarter. Visit the WellWorks Web site or call 593-2093 for more information on this and other WellWorks programs.
Center for Teaching Excellence Workshop on Active Learning: Case-Based Instruction
Thursday, Oct. 17 and 31, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Scott Quad 021.
The topic of this two-session workshop (11-1pm on Oct. 17 and Oct. 31)in the trio of workshops on "Active Learning: Engaging Learners in the Classroom," covers case-based instruction. Lunch will be served at each session. For details and registration information, see the Center for Teaching Excellence Web site at www.ohiou.edu/teacher/workshop.html. Call 593-2681 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Contemporary History Institute Speakers Series
Thursday, Oct. 17, at 4 p.m at the Brown House Seminar Room.
Ambassador Oleg Grinevsky, former Soviet national security official, will speak on "Soviet Policy in the Middle East". Grinevsky is currently a Visiting Professor at Ohio University for 2002-2003. The lecture is open to interested persons on campus. Free admission. Contact: Kara Dunfeek, Contemporary History Institute, e-mail email@example.com; phone 593-4362.
Friends of the Libraries Book Sale
Oct. 17 to 19 at Alden Library, seventh floor.
Fall Book Sale, two days plus! Friday and Saturday all books cost $1.00; $3.00 per bag on Saturday after 1 p.m. Pre-sale on Thursday evening, October 17 is open to the public--All books $2.00 with a limit of 50 books! Hours: Thursday, 7 to 9 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Contact: George W. Bain, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; phone 593-2710
Center for Teaching Excellence Workshop on Active Learning: Problem-Based Learning
Friday, Oct. 18 and Nov. 1, from noon to 2 p.m. at Scott Quad 021.
The topic of this two-session workshop in the trio of workshops on "Active Learning: Engaging Learners in the Classroom," covers problem-based learning. Lunch will be served at each session. For details and registration information, see the Center for Teaching Excellence Web site at www.ohiou.edu/teacher/workshop.html, e-mail email@example.com or call 593-2681.
International Studies Forum
Friday, Oct. 18, from 4 to 5 p.m at Scripps Hall, Anderson Auditorium.
Judy Miller, professor of political science, will speak on "NGOs, Citizen Participation and the State." Free admission. Contact: Jennifer Cochran, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; phone 593-1842.
History and Philosophy of Science Lecture Series
Friday, Oct. 18, at 5 p.m at Scripps Hall, Anderson Auditorium.
History and Philosophy of Science Lecture Series, sponsored by the Philosophy Department, presents Fred Dretske, Professor Emeritus and Senior Research Scholar from Duke University. Dretske will speak on "The Study of Consciousness: Science or Philosophy?" The event is free and open to the public. Contact: Patricia Black, e-mail email@example.com; phone 593-4589.
Athens Music Reunion
Saturday, Oct. 19 from 7 p.m. to midnight at Nelson Commons.
A party/reunion dedicated to the Athens Music Scene, with bands and performers from the '60s, '70s and '80s. Tickets are $18.50 and can be bought locally at Blue Eagle Music on 40 N. Court Street or Lamborns Studio and Custom Framing on 19 W. State Street. Click here for more information.