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Henry Tribe writes about history’s heroes—like OHIO’s own Top Gun pilot and the coach who fought segregation

7 months 2 weeks ago

Left to right: Lt. Henry A. Potter, navigator; Lt. Col. James H. Doolittle, pilot; Staff Sgt. Fred A. Braemer, bombardier; Lt. Richard E. Cole, co-pilot; and Staff Sgt. Paul J. Leonard, engineer-gunner. With Dick Cole as his co-pilot, Jimmy Doolittle commanded the bomber mission to Japan on April 18, 1942. Photo courtesy United States Air Force.From Ohio University News In the archives of Alden Library lies a World War II-era story that sounds a lot like the plot from the summer blockbuster Top Gun: Maverick. Following the devastating attack on the fleet at Pearl Harbor, Lt. Col. Jimmy Doolittle was given the task of designing […]

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Alumni News | Aaron Brown writes, ‘Afghanistan’s Lesson: Plan for What Happens After Russia Leaves Ukraine’

10 months 1 week ago

Dr. Aaron Brown, portraitOhio University alumnus Aaron Brown authored an article on “Afghanistan’s Lesson: Plan for What Happens After Russia Leaves Ukraine” on March 20 on the History News Network. “As Russia continues its assault on Ukraine, foreign policy experts in the US and Europe are preparing for the real possibility of a […]

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Alumna gives advice on legal careers in federal government, March 1

11 months 2 weeks ago

Leah Wolfe, portraitFrom Ohio University News Ohio University alumna and attorney Leah Wolfe gives advice on legal careers in the federal government on Tuesday, March 1, at 7 p.m. in Bentley Hall 136. Wolfe, who earned a B.A. in History from the Honors Tutorial College in 2007, serves as Senior Litigation Counsel […]

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