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Published: February 13, 2019 Author: George E. Mauzy Jr.

Take a look at the upcoming events on the official OHIO Calendar of University Events. Anyone with an active OHIO ID can log in and complete the form to add events that are sponsored by any OHIO planning unit or registered student organization.

So be sure to add your OHIO events, programs and deadlines to the CUE to help keep all members of our University community in the loop!

Here’s a look at a few upcoming events:

With Love From Italy (Cooking Workshop)

Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, 5:30-8 p.m., Grover Center Test Kitchen, Grover Center E115, 53 Richland Ave., Athens OH 45701

Love, and the aroma of chocolate, are in the air. Come enjoy an evening of hands-on learning, cooking, and camaraderie as we explore a menu that reflects the romance of St. Valentine's Day. Whether you're honing your skills to prepare a special dinner for your sweetheart, or want a fun night out with a friend, you'll fall in love with the flavors and healthy twists this class has to offer. Instructor: Selena Baker, Nutrition Counselor with support from Applied Nutrition students. Registration is open. Cost: $35 for WellWorks members/ $40 for non-members.

Rulfo's Hut

Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, 6-8 p.m., Anderson Auditorium, Scripps Hall 111, 10 Park Place, Athens OH 45701

Readings by poets from Argentina, Burkina Faso, Botswana, Colombia, Chile, China, Spain, Peru, Puerto Rico, Ukraine and the United States of America.

Celebrate Women: Leaders On and Off the Court

Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, 11 a.m., Convocation Center, 95 Richland Ave. Athens OH 45701

The Women's Center, Bobcat Athletics, and the Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies program invite you to join us for our 8th annual celebration of OHIO Women Leaders. Nominate students in advance at: https://orgsync.com/130803/forms/346544. Past celebrations have included over 200 women leaders across campus! This year's celebration will take place during the halftime of the 1 p.m. Bobcat Women's Basketball game on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019. Nominees selected by the Celebrating Women committee will be invited to the court during half-time for recognition. Prior to the game, at 11 a.m., there will be a reception for our leaders and their guests.

Greek Week Team & Theme Reveal Event

Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, 1-3 p.m., Baker University Center Theatre, 1 Park Place, Athens OH 45701

Greek Week delegates and members of the Sorority & Fraternity Life community are invited to learn their Greek Week team pairings and the overall theme for the event, before selecting their team designation and engage in team building as a group.

Workshop for Female Student Survivors

Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, 3:05 p.m., email survivor.advocacy@ohio.edu for location

SAP and CPS will be offering a series of workshops aimed at helping individuals to learn skills in attaining safety from trauma. The workshop will speak to issues of coping, asking for help and seeking support from others.

International Student Career Planning Lunch

Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, 1-2 p.m., Walter International Education Center, 15 Park Place, Athens OH 45701

Learn about CLDC career planning services and resources and immigration regulations related to Internships and OPT. Pizza will be provided.

Ohio University Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition

Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, 7-8:30 p.m., Stocker Center 103, 28 W. Green Drive, Athens OH 45701

Competitors have three minutes to present a compelling oration on their thesis/dissertation and its significance. Two semi-final rounds are scheduled on Monday, Feb. 11, 2019 and Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. The 3MT final round is scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019. Any enrolled master's or doctoral candidate can compete. Cash prizes are awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places. In addition, People's Choice awards are given for both a master's and doctoral presentation. For more information, please visit the following webpage: https://www.ohio.edu/graduate/current-students/3-minute-thesis.

Women in the Workforce and the Struggles That Come With It With Dr. Bridget Cooper

Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Baker University Center, Athens OH 45701

Dr. Bridget Cooper is a speaker, executive coach, leadership consultant, and bestselling author of five books. From these accolades, she will be speaking about overcoming adversity, speaking up, breaking through the glass ceiling, and more.

THEATER: "Holly Down in Heaven" by Kara Lee Corthron

Thursday, Feb. 21-March 2, 2019, 8 p.m., Elizabeth Evans Baker Theater, Kantner Hall first floor, 19 College Street, Athens OH 45701

Holly is a fifteen-year-old, brainy, outspoken, spoiled, tyrannical brat who collects dolls and is a born-again Christian. She’s also pregnant. During her nine-month odyssey, she must find a way to move forward with the new life she’s landed in or remain forever hidden in her own special heaven...of talking dolls. Holly Down in Heaven is a dark comedy about navigating the treacherous terrain from child to adult. Tickets are free for OHIO students with a student ID. Regular tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for other students and seniors. For more information please call 740-593-4800.


Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019

Baker Award Submission Deadline-Spring Cycle

Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019

Deadline: Apply for the Women's Mentoring Program

Monday, Feb. 18, 2019

Last day to apply for graduation for spring semester

Feeling lost? Visit www.ohio.edu/calendar/help/ or email calendar@ohio.edu for help.