conference http://wvxu.org en Queen City Merge happening May 9 & 10 http://wvxu.org/post/queen-city-merge-happening-may-9-10 <p>May 9 and 10 are the dates for <a href="http://www.qcmerge.com/"><strong>Queen City Merge</strong></a>, a gathering of developers, marketers, social media types and designers where ideas and visions are openly discussed and shared. As <strong>Bill Barnett</strong> and <strong>Tammy Gambrel</strong> tell Mark Perzel, along with the workshops and speakers, there are two nights of fun events where the participants can meet and talk in a more casual atmosphere.</p><p> Fri, 03 May 2013 05:31:15 +0000 Mark Perzel 11993 at http://wvxu.org Queen City Merge happening May 9 & 10 Senior Learning Conference http://wvxu.org/post/senior-learning-conference <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Two of our area’s premier adult learning institutions,</span><a href="http://www.uc.edu/ce/olli.html" style="line-height: 1.5;"> <strong>UC’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and </span><a href="http://www.units.muohio.edu/lifelonglearning/ilr/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Miami University’s Institute of Learning in Retirement</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> will combine forces on April 26 to present their </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Collaborative Conference</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, a day full of senior learning opportunities. Organizer </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Rosemary Deitzer</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> tells our Jane Durrell that the conference will feature topics as diverse as electronic medical records, sports stories, and the past and present of our international airport and will take place at the </span><a href="http://www.regionals.muohio.edu/voalc/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Miami University Voice of America Learning Center </strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">in West Chester.</span></p><p></p><p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 05:32:00 +0000 Jane Durrell 11498 at http://wvxu.org Senior Learning Conference Remarkable Families Symposium at Xavier University http://wvxu.org/post/remarkable-families-symposium-xavier-university <p><a href="http://www.xavier.edu/csshe/"><strong>Xavier University’s College of Social Sciences, Health, &amp; Education</strong></a> presents the <a href="http://www.xavier.edu/familyresiliency/"><strong>Remarkable Families Symposium</strong></a> on Friday, March 1 at the <strong>Cintas Center</strong>. This program is for parents of special needs children, and will provide them with critical information to aid them in the challenges they face both now and in the future with their children. <a href="http://www.xavier.edu/familyresiliency/sessions-speakers.cfm"><strong>Paul Daugherty</strong></a>, columnist for the Cincinnati Enquirer and parent of a special needs daughter (the subject of his upcoming book) is the guest speaker. Mark Perzel learns more about the event, the agenda for the day, and how parents can register during a conversation with one of the key organizers, <strong>Dr. Thomas Knestrict</strong> from Xavier.</p><p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 05:31:15 +0000 Mark Perzel 9426 at http://wvxu.org Remarkable Families Symposium at Xavier University