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Science Café

Café Series

Join us Wednesdays at 5:00 pm at the Ohio University Baker Center Front Room 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.




Fall Semester 2017
Sept 20Lisa Crockett, Professor, Biological Sciences, Secrets and Perils of the Southern Ocean, video
Oct. 11Julie Suhr, Professor, Psychology, You Are Getting Sleeepy, video
Oct. 18Paul Patton, Assistant Professor, Anthropology and Food Studies, Harvest the Past, Feed the Future,  video
Revised Nov. 1:   Zach Meisel, Assistant Professor, Physics and Astronomy, Life after Death:  Element Creation in Stellar Explosions, video
Revised Nov. 15Srdjan Nesic, Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering; Director, Institute for Corrosion and Multiphase Technology,Is Corrosion like Corruption? What's the cost? Can it Be Stopped?, video  
Dec. 6Nancy Stevens, Professor, Biomedical Sciences, TDB

Spring Semester 2018
Jan 24:   Viorel Popescu, Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, TBD
Feb 7Kimberly Rios, Associate Professor, Psychology, TBD        
Feb 21:   Jana Houser, Assistant Professor, Geography, TBD
March 7:   Hans Kruse, Professor and Director, School of Information and Telecommunication Systems, TBD  
March 21:   Ken Walsh, Associate Professor, Civil Engineering, TBD       
April 4:   Morgan Vis, Professor and Chair, Env. & Plant Biology, TBD

See a list of cafes from previous years

[LiveStream videos sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences]




Café Coversations

Fall Semester 2017
Sept 27: Colin Gabler, Assistant Professor, Marketing, To Buy or Not to Buy, That is the Question, video

Spring Semester 2018
Jan. 31:   Jeff Russell, Assistant Professor, Applied Sciences and Wellness; Director, SHAPE Clinic, TBD
Feb. 28Laeeq Khan, Assistant Professor, Media Arts &Studies;Director, Social Media Analytics Lab, TBD
Mar. 28Tania Basta, Professor, Social and Public Health, TBD


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