Previous Speakers

Our previous speakers (some have links to the presentation):


Oct 4, 2017 Katie Robinson STEM in Braille, One User's Perspective
Sept 6, 2017 Lane Wallace The Opioid Crisis
Aug 9, 2017 Jamie Tayar Eclipse 2017: A Window Into The Dynamic Solar System
July 21, 2017 Dr. Dave Whiz Bang Science Show
July 19, 2017 Amanda Kriner Amazing Animals
June 19, 2017 Angie Miller Cool Chemistry
April 5, 2017 John Dorka Ohio State Forests - a Long History of Birth and Re-Growth
March 1, 2017 Stephen Matthews Ohio’s Forests – Planning for Threats: Climate Change, Invasives, and More
Feb 1, 2017 Erin Runcan Animal Cloning, No Longer Just Science Fiction
Nov 2, 2016 Herb Weisberg The Science of Election Prediction
Oct 5, 2016 Nicole Kwiek The Microbiome in Health and Disease: Bugs, Guts, and Drugs
Sept 7, 2016 Winnie Li & Dalton Flanagan Hackathons at OSU and Beyond
July 25, 2016 Angie Miller Cool Chemistry
July 21, 2016 Dr. Dave Whiz Bang Science Show
June 27, 2016 Amanda Kriner Amazing Animals
April 6, 2016 Jeffrey Reutter Toxic Algae, Undrinkable Water, and Dead Zones in Lake Erie: The Problems and Solutions
March 2, 2016 Meghan Herron Starting Off on the Right Paw - The Basics of Puppy Behavior and Problem Prevention
Feb 3, 2016 Dmitri Kudryashov Finding "weak spots" for making "strong points" in host-pathogen battles
Nov 4, 2015 Amanda Rinehart Chart Savvy: Don't Let 'Em Lie to You
Oct 7, 2015 Ellen Mosley-Thompson Past and Contemporary Climate Change: Evidence from Earth’s Ice Cover
Sept 2, 2015 Aravind Chandrasekaran Delivering a Safe and Patient-Centric Healthcare: Challenges and Opportunities
July 16, 2015 Dr. Dave Whiz Bang Science Show
June 25, 2015 Steve McKee Amazing Animals
June 8, 2015 Angie Miller Cool Chemistry
April 1, 2015 Buffington, Tony What Your Cat Wants You To Know
March 4, 2015 Andrew Heckler Dear Common Sense: Can we talk? I’m trying to learn science
Feb 4, 2015 Ashley Sweaney Your Pharmacist: The Key to Improving Your Health Through Proper Medication Use
Nov 5, 2014 Brad Lepper The Amazing Newark Earthworks -- A Wonder of the Ancient World
Oct 1, 2014` Sharon Ryan Midwifery: Art, Science & Popular Culture
Sept 3, 2014 Shawn Daugherty Introduced species and the threat to North American trees
July 17, 2014 Dr Dave Peeps and Eggs - Science with Food
June 8, 2014 Angie Miller Amazing Air - An Exploration of Pressure, Volume, and Temperature
April 2, 2014 Dale Gnidove Ice Age Ohio
March 5, 2014 Ian Howat Are the ice sheets collapsing?
Feb 5, 2014 Kristin McNamara Open Your Mouth: The Big Deal about Lumps, Bumps, and Striae
Jan 8, 2014 Joy McCorriston Keeping the Peace in Ancient Yemen and other stories from an archaeologist’s notebook
Nov 6, 2013 Robert Donelson Physics and "Dr. Who"
Oct 2, 2013 Christina Roup Hearing Loss and Hearing Aids
Sept 11, 2013 Richard Pogge Pluto is (still) not a planet
July 29, 2013 Dr. Dave Dr. Dave’s Whiz Bang! Science Show: Science of Sports
July 15, 2013 Bryan Carstens Bug Eating Plants!
April 3, 2013 Samuel Rowe Procrastination, and some ways to avoid it
March 6, 2013 Adam Kolatorowicz Forensic Anthropology: How the Science of Anthropology Can Help Solve Crimes
February 6, 2013 Jack McNamara Engineering at Multi-Physical Interfaces: Spanning Flapping Wings to Hypersonic Aircraft
January 9, 2013 Jeff McKee The Human Wedge -- How Human Population Growth is Fueling a Mass Extinction
November 7, 2012 Rich Simon Single Stream Recycling - Processes and End Markets
October 3, 2012 Susan Fisher Teaching Evolution to Undergraduate Nonmajors: An Uphill Climb
July 30, 2012 Steve McKee Close-Up Animals
July 16, 2012 Dr Dave Whiz Bang Science Show
June 6, 2012 - 6:30pm Kim Kiehl (COSI) & David Burns (Battelle) We Are Worried About Our Kids
April 4, 2012 Monique Mills African American English in the Classroom
March 7, 2012 Eric Conrad

Some Mathematics in Old Babylonian Times

February 1, 2012 Gordon Aubrecht Why is the search for the Higgs boson important?
January 4, 2012 Karen Goodell Restoring plant and pollinator communities on reclaimed coal mines
December 7, 2011 Betty Lise Anderson Optical Internet: Why electricity is too darn slow
November 2, 2011 Mark Peeples Stalking a Killer Virus
July 29, 2011 Donn Griffith Too Big to Sleep in Your Bed
July 15, 2011 Angie Miller Colorful Chemistry
June 8, 2011 Dale Gnidovec Fossils in Your Back Yard
May 4, 2011 Glen Needham Lyme Disease in Ohio: What You Need to Know
April 6, 2011 Anna Willow Environmental Justice: Redefining Environmentalism?
March 2, 2011 Raymond F. Kokaly By land, sea, and air: Assessing ecosystem impacts from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill with field surveys and hyperspectral remote sensing
February 2, 2011 Joshua Bryant Sleep Tight...Don't Let the Bed Bugs Bite
January 5, 2011
Stan Gehrt
Urban Coyotes - finding the truths, debunking the myths
December 1, 2010 Ethan Kubatko Computational Modeling in the Gulf of Mexico
November 3, 2010 Jeff McKee The Far Side of Evolution
August 4, 2010 Dr Dave Dr. Dave's Whiz Bang Science Show
July 7, 2010 George Keeney Insectary Tour
June 16, 2010 Anne Gemensky-Metzler Comparing Animal to Human Vision - How We're the Same But Different
May 5, 2010 Jeffrey Cohen Myths and Mexican Migration
April 7, 2010 Karen Hale Human Subject Research - Righteous!
March 3, 2010 Glenda La Rue Inspiring and Advancing Women in Engineering
February 3, 2010 Sheryl Barringer The Science of Chocolate Flavor
January 6,, 2010 Sam Stout Estimating the Age of Skeletal Remains
December 2, 2009 Daniel Herms Ohio's Forests Under Siege: The Clear and Present Danger Posed by Invasive Insects
November 4, 2009 Robert Burns Implications of a Smart Grid
October 7, 2009 James Borchers Sports Medicine: Behind the Scenes
August 5, 2009 Steve McKee Hands-On Native Animals
July 1, 2009 Scott Gaudi The Search for Other Worlds and Life in the Universe
June 3, 2009 Kenneth Hale and Lane Wallace Prescription Stimulants as Cognitive Enhancers: Pharming to Get By or Welcomed New Method of Improving Brain Functioning?
May 6, 2009 Jay Hobgood Hurricane Activity in a Changing Climate
April 1, 2009 Clay Marsh Personalized Health Care: A Disruptive and Transforming Innovation
March 4, 2009 William J. Mitsch Protecting New Orleans from Hurricanes: Restoring the Ecosystem Services of Wetlands
February 4, 2009 Jeff McKee Darwin's Prescient Insights on Human Evolution
January 7, 2009 Brian McHale Learning from Science Fiction
December 3, 2008 Marti Andrews Holiday time! How to enjoy the season without busting your diet
October 29, 2008 Fritz Scheuren Trust but Verify in Elections
October 1, 2008 Robert Buerki The Conscience Clause and American Pharmacy
August 6, 2008 Dr Dave Whiz Bang Science Show
July 2, 2008 Dale Gnidovec Snails and trilobites and mastodons, oh my! Fossils in your back yard.
June 4, 2008 Jessica Hanzlik Women in White Coats: Gender Equality in the Laboratory
May 7, 2008 Fred Cope Stem Cells: The Ethical, Political, and Clinical Realities
April 2, 2008 Gordon Aubrecht The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change: What do they have to tell the world?