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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 2018
Sept 19:   Scott Moody, Professor Emeritus, Biological Sciences, Athens, OH 240 Years Ago:  A Natural History, video                
Oct 3:    Ronan Carroll, Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, Vaccine Denial: Facts and Fiction, video   Oct 17:  Natalie Daniels, Associate Professor, Voinovich School, The Long Road to Recovery from Coal Mining, video   
Nov 14: Sarah Wyatt, Env. & Plant Biology, Plant Gravity Perception:  from Earth to ISS, video
Dec 5:   Julie Suhr, Professor, Psychology, TBD, video

Spring Semester 2019
Jan 23:      Doug Clowe, Associate Professor, Physics and Astronomy, TBD, video
Feb 6:        Lawrence Witmer,  Professor, HCOM -BioMedical Sciences, TBD, video
Feb 20:      John Kopchick, Distinguished Professor & Goll-Ohio Eminent Scholar Biomedical Sciences, HCOM, , TBD, video
March 6:   Ryan Chornock, Assistant Professor, Physics and Astronomy, TBD, video    
March 27:   Jacqueline Wolf, Professor, HCOM Social Medicine, TBD, video
April 10:   Deborah McAvoy, Civil Engineering, TBD, video


See a list of cafes from previous years

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




Café Coversations

Fall Semester 2018
Sept 26: Laeeq Khan, Assistant Professor, Media Arts and Studies, C ompeting with Data Analytics in a Social World, video
Oct. 24:   Julie Paxton, Professor, Economics, The Economics of Kindness, video

Spring Semester 2019
Jan. 30:   Julie Owens, Psychology, video
Feb. 27:   TBD


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