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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 20 Lisa Crockett , Professor, Biological Sciences, Secrets and Perils of the Southern Ocean , video
Oct. 11 Julie Suhr , Professor, Psychology, You Are Getting Sleeepy , video
Oct. 18 Paul 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. 15 Srdjan 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. 6 Nancy Stevens , Professor, Biomedical Sciences, and Matthew Borths, NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, Before Lions Were King:  Discovering Africa's First Meat-eaters", video

Spring Semester 2018
Jan 24: Viorel Popescu , Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, Challenges for Conserving Biodiversity in a Changing World", video
Feb 7 Kimberly 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]

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. 28 Laeeq Khan , Assistant Professor, Media Arts &Studies;Director, Social Media Analytics Lab, TBD
Mar. 28 Tania Basta , Professor, Social and Public Health, TBD

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