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Cuyahoga Valley House Concert – May 15, 2016

Our own Ed Caner has performed as a sideman for
over 50 major acts. He is also a founding
member of his own band, Hey Mavis!
For our series, Ed invites different guest
musicians to perform with him each
month. Admission: $10, $8 Conservancy
members. Advance sales available by calling
330-657-2909, option 4, or purchasing
online at Click
on Events for listings and registration.
Hines Hill Conference Center, 6:30 p.m.
doors open, 7 p.m. concert begins. Seating
is limited. The facility is not wheelchair
accessible. On concert days, call the
Cultural Arts Hotline at 440-546-5998 after
2 p.m. for up-to-date ticket availability and
severe weather cancellations.

First-Year Grad Students – Qualifying Exam

The dates for the May 2016 Qualifying exam have been set.  The exam will be in the week of May 23 – 27.  Part One of the exam will be on Tuesday May 24 at 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.  Part Two of the exam is on Wednesday May 25 at 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.  The venue for the exam will be determined and announced a bit closer to the date.  Results should be available by the end of Friday May 27.

Please contact Harsh Mathur ( if you have any questions.

Lisa M. Bauer – Thesis Defense

“Magnetic Nanoparticle Characterization for Imaging and Therapeutic Applications”


Thursday, March 10, 2016

1:30 p.m. The Miller Room

Advisor: Mark Griswold

Committee Members: Robert W. Brown, Ph.D., Efstathios Karathanasis, Ph.D., Michael A. Martens, Ph.D., Peter de Blank, M.D.


Paul Quayle – Thesis Defense

August 19, 2015

The title is: Synthesis and characterization of ZnSnN2: a charge-neutral ordering model for wurtzite-based heterovalent ternary compounds


10:00 A.M.

Rockefeller Building – Miller Room


Advisor: Prof. Kathleen Kash