InsideODU: News for Faculty and Staff
Thursday, November 10, 2011

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ODU Hosts IEEE International Conference on Next Generation Infrastructures Next Week

ODU will host the fourth annual Next Generation Infrastructures conference Nov. 16-18. The conference, which is expected to attract 200 leading researchers from around the world, will look at the design, analysis, operation and evolution of critical infrastructure globally. (Full Story)

Michele Darby to Speak on 'Development of Critical Thinking' for Provost's Series

The Provost's Conversations on Teaching and Learning series continues Nov. 17 with a discussion led by Michele Darby, Eminent Scholar, University Professor and chair of the School of Dental Hygiene. (Full Story)

Diehn Concert Features Clarinetist Anthony McGill

Anthony McGill, principal clarinetist of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, will give a recital at 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 14, for Old Dominion's Diehn Concert Series. (Full Story)

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ODU Researchers Have a Lot to Report at Geology Meeting (Full Story)

Tuition Assistance for Military Students Continues at ODU (Full Story)

Tickets Available for Women's and Men's Hoops Games This Weekend (Full Story)

Boardwalk Offers Free Burgers at Pre-Grand Opening Nov. 15 (Full Story)

ODU Field Hockey Team to Host NCAA First and Second Rounds This Weekend (Full Story)

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ODU Prof, EVMS Surgeon Conducting Experiments on Surgical Smoke and Its Potential Health Risks

A series of experiments related to surgical smoke and its effects is one of the latest collaborations between Old Dominion University and Eastern Virginia Medial School. (Full Story)

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Freshman Quarterback Wins CAA, National Honors (More)

ODU Alum Anna Tunnicliffe Named ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year (More)


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Maurice Jones, president and publisher of The Virginian-Pilot, gives the keynote address Monday for ODU's Public Service Week, which runs through Saturday. The series of programs, designed to spotlight public service as a vehicle for community engagement and an opportunity for careers, features a variety of speakers and events, along with a career "explorium" for students considering jobs in public service.

Section Heading: Events

Thursday, Nov. 10

Blood drive, sponsored by Colonial Athletic Association, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., H/NN Room, Webb Center. Walk-ins welcome.

Veterans Day Remembrance, 12:30 p.m., Kaufman Mall

"ODU Presents" series, featuring filmmaker John Waters, "This Filthy World," 7:30 p.m., North Cafeteria, Webb Center. Seating is limited; guests should RSVP at 3-3116.

Thursday to Saturday, Nov. 10-12

Used book sale, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Learning Commons Conference Room (1310), Perry Library

Friday, Nov. 11

ODU New Music Ensemble, with Stephen Coxe, interim director, a diverse program of chamber music from the last century, and a world premiere from this century, 7:30 p.m., Diehn Center. 3-4061

Saturday, Nov. 12

ODU at William & Mary (football), noon, Comcast SportsNet

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