Toledo City Council Meeting | September 29, 2009

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Toledo City Council meeting from September 29, 2009.

Sandra Knudsen | ''Was it Greek to Them'' | September 18, 2009 | Toledo Museum of Art

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Run Time: 48:22

Sandra Knudsen, Associate Curator of Ancient Art, presented "Was it Greek to Them?" at the Toledo Museum of Art.

In ancient Athens being literate meant you were fashionable. Inscriptions were painted on vases to be read aloud. Sandra Knudsen discussed what the inscriptions tell us today about the wit, pride, and celebrities of the city.

 

Amy Stone | "Planning for Next Year" | September 9, 2009 | Toledo Botanical Gardens

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Run Time: 15:25

Amy Stone disused what plants did well this year and how to repeat that success.

Susan Rapp | "Fall Planting and Seed Collection" | September 9, 2009 | Toledo Botanical Gardens

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Run Time: 37:35

Susan Rapp covered the best way to extend your gardening season this year. She discussed the plants that you can plant even in September to have fresh produce before fall.

Nancy Durnford | "Harvesting and Preserving Herbs" | September 9, 2009 | Toledo Botanical Gardens

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Nancy Durnford demonstrated methods of harvesting annual and perennial herbs and discussed ways of preserving and storing them for future use.

Patrice Powers-Barker and Evan Straub | ''Food Preservation'' | September 9, 2009 | Toledo Botanical Gardens

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Patrice Powers-Barker and Evan Straub reviewed common techniques such as canning, freezing and drying fresh fruits and vegetables from the garden.  Some of the topics included were: how to choose the best preservation method, the basics of each technique, tools of the trade and the importance of food safety in any food preparation.

Dr. Debra Rowe | "Education and Action for a Sustainable Future" | September 11, 2009 | Terra Community College

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Dr. Debra Rowe presented "Education and Action for a Sustainable Future" at Terra Community College.

Dr. Jeffrey Gold | Toledo Rotary Club | September 12, 2009

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Dr. Jeffrey Gold discussed the importance of top tier health care systems to community success for the Toledo Rotary Club.  The meeting was held at the University of Toledo Medical Center.

Dr. Gold joined the University of Toledo in May 2005 from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center in New York City where he was professor and chairman of the Department of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery.

Dr. Lawrence Anderson- Huang | "The 'Weightiness' of Light" | September 16, 2009 | University of Toledo

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Dr. Lawrence Anderson-Huang, University of Toledo professor of astronomy and director of the Ritter Planetarium, addressed The Weightiness of Light. He covered theories of light from ancient times to present, he considered spiritual, particle and wave concepts leading to the understanding of the weightiness or volume of light-filled spaces. These observations were used to illuminate qualities of light that appear in works of art.

The presentation was held at the University of Toledo.

Steve Charter | "Coming to America" | August 21, 2009 | Sauder Village

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Steven Charter, Head University Archivist from the Center for Archival collections at Bowling Green State University, presented "Coming to America: A Land of Opportunity." Mr. Charter spoke about the early 19th century immigrants who came to Northwest Ohio.

The lecture was held at Sauder Village.

Toledo City Council Meeting | September 16, 2009

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Toledo City Council Meeting on September 16, 2009.

Rebecca Zietlow | ''Women and the U.S. Supreme Court'' | September 10, 2009 | University of Toledo

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Rebecca Zietlow, University of Toledo Professor, College of Law, presented "Women and the U.S. Supreme Court".

Professor Rebecca Zietlow, is a faculty member at the University of Toledo since 1995, she is a graduate of Barnard College (BA) and Yale Law School (JD).

Laurie Spencer | "Ceramic Whistles and Site Specific Domes" | September 3, 2009 | Toledo Museum of Art

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Run Time: 40:20

Artist Laurie Spencer held a slide presentation about the Urban Cairn project, a site specific coil-built ceramic dome that will be produced in the sculpture court of the Center for Sculptural Studies by University of Toledo students under her guidance during fall semester.

The presentation was held at the Toledo Museum of Art.
 

Dr. Jennifer Hohman | "Back to School Basics and Immunization Insights" | August 25, 2009 | Van Wert Medical Center

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Dr. Jennifer Hohman discussed some tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics to make going back to school easier.  She also discussed some common immunization myths.

The presentation was held at the Van Wert Medical Center.

Dr. Rita Colwell | ''The Cholera Paradigm'' | May 21, 2009 | University of Toledo, IAGLR Conference

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