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Published: April 3, 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:

Moms Weekend

Friday, April 5 - Sunday, April 7, Athens Campus

Moms Weekend is a special time set aside each year to welcome OHIO moms. Find the complete schedule of events on the Family Weekends website at www.ohio.edu/parents/family-weekends/ as the date approaches.

Mom's Weekend Parking Information

Friday, April 5 - Sunday, April 7, Athens Campus

Those planning to attend Mom's Weekend should be aware of the following parking information. All university lots on campus will open at 3 p.m. Friday, April 5 to those without permits with the exception of Red Lots, Blue Lots, and garages. These lots will remain open through the end of the day on Sunday, April 7. All vehicles must be parked within a regular non-metered, non-restricted space within the lot.

Public Telescope Night at Ohio University Observatory

Friday, April 5, 9 - 11 p.m. The Ridges Observatory

Public Telescope Night is hosted by the Ohio University Astronomy faculty and students. This event will be canceled if the sky is cloudy or stormy. Telescope nights are free and open to the public.

International Street Fair

Saturday, April 6, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Uptown Athens

Each spring, university student organizations and departments along with community organizations come together to celebrate our global diversity on the streets of Uptown Athens. The Street Fair begins at 11 a.m. with the parade of flags. The International Street Fair is part of International Week at Ohio University.

Waking Up in the 80's: Spring Ice Show  

Saturday, April 6, 6 - 8 p.m., Bird Arena, 23 Oxbow Trail

Presented by OHIO's Synchronized Skating team and Bird Arena's Learn To Skate program, comes the Spring Ice Show! Pull up those leg warmers on Mom's Weekend and get ready to Wake Up in the 80's! Tickets will be $6 for adults, and $5 for children and students. Tickets can be purchased at the front desk in Bird Arena.

Thai Night 2019 

Saturday, April 6, 6 - 8 p.m. Walter Hall Rotunda

To celebrate 20 years of Thai language instruction at OU, we are having Thai Night 2019. At the event you will enjoy authentic Thai food while watching the special show performed by Kruu Chang Janaprakal Chandruang and the Moradok Mai Community Theatre. You will be invited to celebrate Songkran, a traditional Thai New Year with us.

James Lecture 2019 | “War on the Homefront: WWII and Black Political Participation

Monday, April 8, 7 - 8 p.m. Bentley Hall 236

Dr. Trevon Logan, The Hazel C. Youngberg Trustees Distinguished Professor of Economics at The Ohio State University, will present the 2019 James Lecture sponsored by the Department of Political Science at Ohio University. The talk is called, “War on the Homefront: WWII and Black Political Participation.”

Roenigk Lecture Series | Molecular Tectonics & Molecular Turnstiles

Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 4:10 - 5 p.m. Clippinger Hall Auditorium

Ohio University’s Chemistry and Biochemistry Department introduces the 2018-19 Roenigk Lecturer, Professor Mir Wais Hosseini, from the University of Strasbourg, France. He will give two lectures in the Clippinger Auditorium: Tuesday, April 9, 4:10 – 5 p.m., “Molecular tectonics: from networks of molecules to networks of crystals.” Wednesday, April 10, 4:10 – 5 p.m., “Molecular Turnstiles.”

Ecolunch | Birds and Bones: Cuckoo for Osteology

Wednesday, April 10, 11:50 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Irvine Hall 159

Ecolunch presents Samuel Gutherz discussing “Birds and Bones: Cuckoo for Osteology” on Wednesday, April 10, from 11:50 a.m.to 12:45 p.m. in Irvine 159. Gutherz is a graduate student in Biological Sciences at Ohio University. All seminars are open to the public.


Friday, April 5

Graduate Deadline Spring - Dissertation Final Clearance Deadline: TAD Process Complete