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Norico Tanaka-Wada grew up in Athens and began attending classes at Ohio University at the age of 14.


Wed, Mar 18, 2015 5:35 pm

Host Dr. Carolyn Lewis from the Athens City Commission on Disabilities talks with Larry Jageman and Arlene Sheak from the Ohio-Japanese Exchange Program. They discuss an event being held March 21 to help raise money to send individuals to Japan for an immersive experience in a new culture.

This event will take place Noon -2:30 pm at Beacon School, 801 W. Union St., and will feature origami teaching, homemade soup and bread, beverage and desert, and other activities.

Fri, Mar 13, 2015 12:52 pm
Gigi B. Sohn, Counselor to Federal Communication Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler, is a strong proponent of the FCC’s new “network neutrality” regulations governing who can act as 
gatekeepers to the Internet. Late in February the FCC, by a 3-2 vote, passed new net neutrality rules to take effect 60 days after they are published in the Federal Register.
Thu, Mar 12, 2015 11:30 am

Dr. Alex Dehgan, a world renowned entrepreneur, expedition leader, diplomat and development official  -- specializing in creative science, technology and leadership -- recently visited Ohio University’s Voinovich School and Environmental Science Program.

Dr. Dehgan specializes in innovative approaches to solving global conservation and environmental challenges.  He has had experience in 90 counties and 6 continents.

He talked about the use of innovation and entrepreneurship to solve global conservation and development issues.

Wed, Feb 25, 2015 4:37 pm
When one does research internationally, not everything always goes smoothly. Often there are unexpected glitches, incidents or even catastrophes.
Thu, Feb 26, 2015 11:57 am

Kelee Riesbeck talks with Harry Greenfield, who currently holds the Robert and Rene' Glidden Visiting Professorship at Ohio University. Mr. Greenfield is a 1967 alumnus of Ohio University and received his law degree in 1970. He has worked in business bankruptcy, restructuring, and commercial law for most of his 45 years in practice. He currently practices law at Buckley King in Cleveland and is an adjunct professor at Cleveland State University where he has taught business bankruptcy.  As the Glidden Visiting Professor, Mr.