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Science Cafe and Cafe Conversation Series

Join us for a topical discussion hosted by guest faculty speaker. Science Cafés and Café Conversations are venues for students to informally share their interests with faculty presenters, staff, and the community in a friendly setting.

Science Cafe and Cafe Conversation Series

We are working toward live captioning of the cafes for future events. In the mean while we are uploading videos to YouTube that should provide captioning within 24 hours. Any individual who needs captioning in order to access a video can also contact male-bru@ohio.edu.

Spring Semester 2021 [All cafes will be virtual]
Wed. Feb. 24: Karen Coschigano, Assoc. Professor, Biomedical Sciences and Guy Riefler, Professor, Civil Engineering, "Wastewater: A COVID-19 Early Warning System",  YouTube: bit.ly2NBazMi ; Facebook: http://bit.ly/2NEOxbR 

Wed. Mar. 17: Dustin Grooms, Steven Pfeiffer, Janet Simon, Applied Health Sciences & Wellness, "The Brain, Body, and Biomechanics of Injury Recovery." https://youtu.be/3ioDQDt3U60

Wed. Mar. 24: Pete Harrington, Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry, "Chemotyping Natural medicines Using Spectroscopy and Machine Learning." https://youtu.be/efZykgdC4mY 


Fall Semester 2020 [All cafes will be virtual]
Wed. Sept. 02: Athens City-County Health Department, "College with COVD:  One Community, One Mission,"  https://youtu.be/T0NjL9_atmM;

Important Note: These experts are not from Ohio University. As they answer audience questions during the live stream, please remember that the information they provide, while important, is not an official university communication.

Wed. Sept. 16, Rob Brannan, Professor, Applied Health Sciences and Wellness, "The North American Pawpaw:  Superfruit or Southeastern Ohio Curiosity?;" https://youtu.be/hWfis9NzgfM ; https://www.facebook.com/OhioUniversityCollegeOfArtsSciences/posts/3255472877822271


Mon. Oct. 5, Witmer Lab, (Larry Witmer, Professor, Biomedical Sciences and his lab), "Random Acts of Anatomy- A Live Tour of WitmerLab;" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ur1P7pfTYU&feature=youtu.behttps://www.facebook.com/OhioUniversityCollegeOfArtsSciences/posts/3313000512069507

Wed. Oct. 21: Paul Benedict, Director of Center for Entrepreneurship, "Impact Research-Rallying People and Resources to Your Cause;" https://youtu.be/KyYREAx8l_o

Mon. Nov. 16, Geoff Dabelko, Professor, Environmental Studies, "Pursuing climate Change Resilience in Unexpected Places;" https://youtu.be/Z7oPwDHairQ https://bit.ly/36ghNLm 

Wed. Nov. 18, Nathan Weyand, Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, "Microbial Colonies and Protective Blood;"  https://youtu.be/Q4aDJYXmQ0Q

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