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History graduate student Aaron Brown authored a column at the History News Network headlined “The Militarization of the US-Mexico Border is Not a New Idea.” Brown is pursuing a PhD in history and a Contemporary History Certificate at Ohio University. President Trump has said that as many as 15,000 U.S. […]

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history news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 13

The New York Times quotedDr. Katherine Jellison, Professor & Chair of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined “A White House Challenge: Balancing the Roles of the First Lady and First Daughter.” Historians have struggled to place the relationship between the two women in context. Katherine Jellison, a professor […]

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history news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 13

Ohio University alum Raymond Haberski Jr. is Professor of History, Director of American Studies, and Director of the Institute for American Thought at Indiana UniversityPurdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). During the 20082009 academic year he held the Fulbright Danish Distinguished Chair in American Studies. Haberski helped found the Society for U.S. […]

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history news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 05

Ohio University history professor Mirna Zakicwill talk abouther forthcoming article “Hidden in Plain Sight: Jewish Children’s Survival in the Occupied Serbian Banat.” The article is related to research that Zakic conducted for herrecently published book Ethnic Germans and National Socialism in Yugoslavia in World War II. Zakics talk on Thursday, […]

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history news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 03

Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor & Chair of History at Ohio University, was quoted in a Georgia Newsday story headlined “Melania Trump won’t hit campaign trail despite president’s blitz.” Melania Trump’s speech at the 2016 Republican convention was criticized for sounding like one Michelle Obama gave eight years before. That speech […]

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history news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 25

The Spring 2019 courses that fulfill requirements for the Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate include two coursesElementary Arabic II and Sufism: Mysticism and Asceticism in Islam. Please note that in addition to these courses, Honors Tutorial College tutorials, directed studies, and senior theses credits earned through the study […]

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history news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 21

A New York Times opinion piece headlined “Black and White in Vietnam” written by Ohio University alumGerald Goodwin14Ph.D. has spawned a Prisoners of War radio documentary. Goodwin, who earned a Ph.D. in History and a Certificate in Contemporary History from the College of Arts & Sciences at OHIO, teaches courses […]

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history news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 18

By Richard Morris 20 History-Pre-Law Major, English Minor Ohio University alum Colin Rice ’12 spent several years abroad, both in the Army and as a student, before eventually landing a job at Bellisio Foods, one of the nations leading manufacturers of frozen foods. Rice has spent the last four years […]

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history news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 17

The Hill quotesDr. Katherine Jellison, Professor & Chair of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined “Michelle Obama is Dem rock star many wish would run for president.” Katherine Jellison, a professor and chairwoman of history at Ohio University, who has studied first ladies, said it speaks to the […]

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history news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 15

As part of the Contemporary History Institute’s fall semester speaker series,three Ohio University alumni recently visited campus to discuss their new book, The Routledge History of World Peace since 1750. Christian Peterson ‘09Ph.D. and Bill Knoblauch ’12Ph.D. co-edited the work with Michael Loadenthal. Joanna Tague ’03M.A. contributed a chapter to […]

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