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Alumni, Friends Invited to Celebrate Geography's 50th Anniversary, Nov. 15-16

The Geography Department at Ohio University invites alumni and friends to celebrate its 50th anniversary on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 15 and 16, 2019, on the Athens campus. See event details.

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Plant Biology Colloquium | Fine-Scale Shifts in Forest Composition from 1800 to 2100, Nov. 1

James Dyer, portraitThe Environmental & Plant Biology Colloquium Series presents Dr. James Dyer on “Fine-Scale Shifts in Forest Composition, 1800-2100” on Friday, Nov. 1, at 11:50 a.m. in Porter 104. Dyer is a Professor of Geography at Ohio University. Abstract: When public lands were surveyed in the U.S., “witness trees” were often […]

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Posted on 11/01/2019

OUCAMS Hosts Blood Drive in Clippinger, Nov. 5

Blood drive graphicThe Ohio University Chapter of the American Meteorological Society (OUCAMS) is working in cooperation with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive on Tuesday, Nov. 5, in the Clippinger Lab third floor lobby from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Make it a tradition to donate blood to help […]

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Posted on 11/01/2019

Geography Colloquium | Networked Federalism: How Subnational Governments are Creating Climate Change Policy, Oct. 18

Derek KauneckisThe Geography Colloquium Series presents Dr. Derek Kauneckis on “Networked Federalism: How Subnational Governments are Creating Climate Change Policy” on Friday, Oct. 18, at 3:05 p.m. in Clippinger 119. Kauneckis is an associate professor at Ohio University’s Voinovich School, where he teaches in the Environmental Studies program. He teaches and […]

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Posted on 10/01/2019

Geography Colloquium | Prisoners and Animals: A Historical Carceral Geography, Oct. 25

Carceral Space, Prisoners and Animals book coverThe Geography Colloquium Series presents Dr. Karen Morin on “Prisoners and Animals: A Historical Carceral Geography” on Friday, Oct. 25, at 3:05 p.m. in Bentley 135. Morin is an Associate Provost and Professor of Geography at Bucknell University.  In addition to carceral geography, her research interests include the history of […]

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Posted on 10/01/2019

Geography Colloquium | Reflections on Public Geography and Action Research in Appalachian Food System, Sept. 20

Joshua Lohnes, portraitThe Geography Department Colloquium Series presents Dr. Josh Lohnes on “Reflections on Public Geography and Action Research in the Appalachian Food System” on Friday, Sept. 20, at 3:05 p.m. in Clippinger 119. Lohnes research explores the moral, political and economic place of charities in the food economy. As Food Polity […]

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Posted on 09/01/2019

OHIO’s Meteorology Major, Peter Vanden Bosch, Saved Lives during Dayton Tornadoes on May. 27

by Regina Yoong Peter Vanden Bosch, a Meteorology major at OHIO, saved lives the night tornadoes hit Dayton on May 27, 2019. Vanden Bosch cautioned friends and family prior to the tornadoes hitting town. He explains, “by using the rotational track observed on radar, I was able to get an […]

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Posted on 07/10/2019

Alumni, Friends Invited to Celebrate Geography’s 50th Anniversary, Nov. 15-16

The Geography Department at Ohio University invites alumni and friends to celebrate its 50th anniversary on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 15 and 16, 2019, on the Athens campus. “We hope you will be able to join us for one or both days!” Details and descriptions of specific events are described […]

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Posted on 05/02/2019

Annual Meteorological Symposium, March 23

Ohio University's 10th Annual Meteorological Symposium, photo showing weather station on roof of ClippingerOhio University’s 10th Annual Meteorological Symposium is Saturday, March 23, from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Walter 235. The event is free and is open to the public. It is hosted by the Ohio University Chapter of the American Meteorological Society (OUCAMS). Please RSVP for the event. Ohio University […]

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Posted on 03/01/2019

Geography Colloquium | Homes, Objects, Migrations: Oral Histories of India’s Partition, March 29

Devika Chawla, portraitThe Geography Colloquium Series presents Dr. Devika Chawla on “Homes, Objects, Migrations: Oral Histories of India’s Partition” on Friday, March 29, at 3:05 p.m. in Clippinger 119. Chawla is a Professor in the School of Communication Studies, Ohio University. Her intellectual and scholarly interests focus upon performative, affective, and communicative […]

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Posted on 03/01/2019

Geography Colloquium | Commemorating Tragedy: Cross-Cultural Analysis of Two Memorial Landscapes in China, United States, Feb. 8

Zhenging He, portraitThe Geography Colloquium Series presents Dr. Tim Anderson and Dr. Zhenging He on “Commemorating Tragedy: A Cross-Cultural Analysis of Two Memorial Landscapes in China and the United States” on Friday, Feb. 8, at 3:05 p.m. in Clipppinger 119. Anderson is Associate Professor and Graduate Chair in the Department of Geography […]

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Posted on 02/01/2019