Past Events

  1. Apr 2, 2013, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

    Respected around the world as a leading energy scholar and expert, Daniel Yergin has served as an advisor and analyst on energy-related topics including energy security, unconventional oil and gas development—like shale gas and tight oil—energy markets, and climate change. He received the Pulitzer Prize for his book The Prize, which became a best-seller and a PBS and BBC television series.

  2. Feb 28, 2013, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

    Location:  103 Kottman Hall with video link to 123 Williams Hall  Joseph Arvai, Associate Professor of Strategy and Global Management, and Svare Chair in Applied Decision Research, Haskayne School of Business, Institute for Sustainable Energy, Environment, and Economy at the University of Calgary will be presenting at the School of Environment & Natural Resource’s Spring 2013 Seminar Series. 

  3. Feb 26, 2013, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

    George Luber from the Centers for Disease Control will be the speaker for this Changing Climate webinar and further information about the topic can be found online. This event is hosted by the OSU Climate Change Outreach Team, which is a partnership among multiple departments within The Ohio State University to help localize the climate change issue by bringing research and resources to Ohioans and Great Lakes residents.

  4. Feb 1, 2013 (All day)

    Matthew Nisbet, Associate Professor, American University School of Communication Journalism Building, Room 360 w/video connection to:  121 Fisher in Wooster.

  5. Dec 11, 2012, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

    Presented by Bruce H. Braine, American Electric Power Company, Inc. Part of OSU's Changing Climate webinar series.  To sign-up to attend for free, visit:

  6. Oct 25, 2012, 3:30pm - 4:30pm

    Dr. Franco Einaudi Retired Director of Earth Sciences, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center This presentation, which will take place on the 11th floor of Thompson Library on Thursday, October 25th, deals with the science of climate change and its possible impacts. Specifically, it discusses the following questions:

  7. Oct 12, 2012, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

    How are beliefs formed?  Why are they so resistant to contrary evidence?  How do the mold ideas about religion, politics, good and evil? The Center for Ethics and Human Values presents Michael Sherman Lecture: "The Believing Brain: From Ghosts & God to Politics & Conspiracies--How we construct Beliefs and Reinforce them as Truths." The lecture will be held in room 170 of the Davis Heart Lung Institute at 473 West 12th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio. 

  8. Oct 11, 2012, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    Where do our religious beliefs come from? Have religious beliefs served an evolutionary purpose? Join us in the WOSU@COSI Studios for a spirited panel discussion on the intersection of science and religion, followed by a question-and-answer session. Scheduled speakers include:

  9. Oct 5, 2012 (All day)

    The Department of Anthropology and the Center for African Studies present:

  10. Oct 3, 2012, 8:00am - 4:15pm

    MORPC's signature environmental conference returns as a featured event of the international EcoSummit 2012on October 3 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.  Now in its sixth year, the Summit for Sustainability & the Environment was developed to aid community leaders, businesses and individuals in going green. This exciting event brings hundreds of people together from diverse backgrounds who share a common interest in making the world a better place for existing and future generations.