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Ohio’s Planned Parenthood CEO discusses sexual education

Virginia Behmer, Staff Reporter

March 30, 2018

As part of the month-long Cleveland Humanities Festival, President & CEO of Planned Parenthood of Greater Ohio Iris E. Harvey visited campus to discuss comprehensive sex education. Her talk, “Abstinence-Only-Until-Marriage: The Politics of Contraception and Sex Education,” was also a Dittrick...

Humanities festival shines spotlight on healthcare

 Participants of the annual Cleveland Humanities Festival (CHF) engage in a staged reading related to the festival's theme,

Jahci Perry-Richardson, Staff Reporter

March 23, 2018

Health and the humanities are formally being brought together by the Cleveland Humanities Festival (CHF), a month-long series of events taking place in a city well known for healthcare and an eclectic art scene. Jane Nord Family Professor and Director of the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities (BNC),...

Discussing genocide a century later

Dr. Richard Hovannisian (left) after his presentation as part of the Cleveland Humanities Festival.

Anmol Nigam, Staff Reporter

April 8, 2016

The Cleveland Humanities Festival began April 1 with exhibits and events all based around this year’s theme: Remembering War. Lasting for about a month, this festival is first of its kind to take place in University Circle. Director of the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities Peter Knox stated...

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