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InsideODU: News for Faculty and Staff
Thursday, February 19, 2015

Old Dominion University to Launch Cyber Security Center for Education and Research

Old Dominion University will launch, on March 1, a new Center for Cyber Security Education and Research that will serve as a multiple-discipline hub of expertise in the international fight against Internet-based crimes. Full Story

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Betty Jane Diener, ODU's First Female Dean, Dies at 74

Betty Jane Diener, who became the first female dean in the history of Old Dominion University when appointed by Provost Charles O. Burgess in 1979, has died at a clinic in Weston, Fla. She was 74. Full Story

Monterey Bay Aquarium Chief Scientist to Deliver Musselman Natural History Lecture

Steve Haddock, chief scientist at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute and adjunct professor at the University of California, Santa Cruz, will discuss his reserach on Thursday, Feb. 26 as the featured speaker at Old Dominion University's Lytton J. Musselman Natural History Lecture. Full Story

ODU's Langlais to Speak on Chinese-U.S. Research Scientific Integrity

Philip Langlais, professor of psychology in Old Dominion University's College of Sciences, will describe the growth of global research and the collaborative efforts of the U.S. and China to develop and implement effective strategies to improve scientific integrity globally. Full Story

NFL Columnist Jarrett Bell To Speak to ODU Sport Management Students

Sport management students at Old Dominion University will get a glimpse of the unique insight of a a journalist covering the NFL when Jarrett Bell, columnist for USA Today, visits campus on Tuesday, Feb. 24. Full Story

 

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Across Campus - A Photo Essay

A shot of cold artic air mixed with moisture from the south earlier this week to produce the year’s first measurable snow fall. With several inches of the white stuff on the ground and roads, Old Dominion University was closed for two days. Check out these scenes around campus. Photos by Chuck Thomas and Rob Grandon. Additional aerial photo of ODU was taken by Jennifer Usis, from a plane landing in Norfolk. Full Story

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Chuck Thomas

In spite of recent frigid temperatures, Old Dominion grounds workers have been hard at work landscaping the Williamsburg Lawn. In this picture, a combination of hot mulch spread across the cold ground can be seen producing steam early Monday morning.

 Calendar

Wed
Feb
19
2015 International Photography Competition
Sponsored by the Office of the Provost and the Office of International Programs, this annual contest is open to all with an official... ( More )

Faculty Exchange at the University of Kitakyushu,...
The University of Kitakyushu (UKK), located on the southern island of Kyushu, Japan, is a long-time ODU partner that has offered Old... ( More )

ODU Mens Basketball vs Southern Miss
Game time to be announced. ( More )

VPAA Art Exhibit at ODU Virginia Beach
The Visual and Performing Arts Academy (VPAA) of the Virginia Beach City Public School system is bringing their thought-provoking exhibit... ( More )

¡Puente! Bridging ODU Latino Students, Staff and...
Join us on Thursday, Feb. 19th at 3pm in the Portsmouth/VA Beach Room for appetizers and desserts; and expand your network by meeting... ( More )

Free Planetarium Shows at the Pretlow Planetarium
ODU's Pretlow Planetarium is happy to announce our new line-up for spring 2015. This season we will have educational movies playing every... ( More )

Thu
Feb
20
2015 International Photography Competition
Sponsored by the Office of the Provost and the Office of International Programs, this annual contest is open to all with an official... ( More )

Faculty Exchange at the University of Kitakyushu,...
The University of Kitakyushu (UKK), located on the southern island of Kyushu, Japan, is a long-time ODU partner that has offered Old... ( More )

VPAA Art Exhibit at ODU Virginia Beach
The Visual and Performing Arts Academy (VPAA) of the Virginia Beach City Public School system is bringing their thought-provoking exhibit... ( More )

Freedom Friday Cafe: Open Interfaith Dialogue
?????? Please join us for refreshments and conversation! Friday, February 20th 12:30pm-2:30pm Office of Intercultural Relations, 2114... ( More )

Michael Dadap and Florante Aguilar RECITAL CONCERT
Michael Dadap and Florante Aguilar in concert "Music from the Islands Philippines" The Filipino American Center and the Department of Music... ( More )

Fri
Feb
21
ODU Mens Basketball vs LA Tech
Game time to be announnced. ( More )

2015 International Photography Competition
Sponsored by the Office of the Provost and the Office of International Programs, this annual contest is open to all with an official... ( More )

Faculty Exchange at the University of Kitakyushu,...
The University of Kitakyushu (UKK), located on the southern island of Kyushu, Japan, is a long-time ODU partner that has offered Old... ( More )

Sat
Feb
22
VPAA Art Exhibit at ODU Virginia Beach
The Visual and Performing Arts Academy (VPAA) of the Virginia Beach City Public School system is bringing their thought-provoking exhibit... ( More )

Mozart Requiem Mass with Symphonicity
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ODU Wind Ensemble in concert
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Mon
Feb
24
Kaufman Mall Blood Drive
Come out and Save 3 Lives with us by donating blood with The American Red Cross! Co-Sponsored by The Red Cross Club, The Chinese... ( More )

Black Currency Day
Black History includes the very current history. Learn about prominent Black Americans alive today. Contemplate racial inequities that... ( More )

Tue
Feb
25
AUA 7th Annual Wine & Chocolate Tasting
Join AUA for our 7th Annual Wine & Chocolate Tasting at Borjo's in the University Village. Owner Rob Loomis will guide us through a... ( More )

 




 

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