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International Association of Maritime Economists 2014 Conference

Port Experts Doubt Panama Canal Expansion Will Be 'Game Changer'

The expansion of the Panama Canal to accommodate a new generation of huge cargo ships is not likely to be "a game changer" for United States ports, John Reinhart, the CEO and executive director of the Port of Virginia, told an international audience of maritime economists in Norfolk on Wednesday, July 16.


Provost's Ice Cream Social

Across Campus - A Photo Essay

Nothing screams summer like a good old fashioned ice cream social. Here, members of ODU's Faculty Emeriti Association - a social organization for retired faculty members - are seen enjoying the camaraderie of an ice cream social hosted July 11 by Provost Carol Simpson at the Baron and Ellin Gordon Art Galleries.

Photos by David Hollingsworth.

A Picture is Worth...

thepicturePhoto: David Hollingsworth

Old Dominion University's close proximity to the Elizabeth River and its tributaries provides ample opportunities for anyone - from the casual observer to ardent bird watcher - to catch a glimpse of various species of waterfowl, such as this Great Egret which was photographed behind the ODU Sailing Center on a recent afternoon.

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