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Dr. Marie Claire Wrage leads a discussion about a Holocaust memoir in 2014. Photo by Ben Siegel

Dr. Marie Claire Wrage leads a discussion about a Holocaust memoir in 2014. Photo by Ben Siegel

In addition to the one-day workshops for school teachers, the Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities also sponsors an annual week-long Summer Institute for high school teachers. Teachers throughout Ohio and the surrounding region are invited to participate in the summer institutes. In addition to financial support from the Ping Institute, the summer programs have received funding from the Ohio Humanities Council and the Martha Holden Jennings Foundation.

Recent Summer Institute Events

The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents a free one-day workshop for secondary teachers titled “The Literature, History, and Propaganda of Womens Suffrage” with Dr. Carey Snyder and Dr. Katherine Jellison on Saturday, Feb. 23, at Ohio University. As we approach the 100-year anniversary of […]

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The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents a free one-day workshop for secondary teachers titled “Talk the Walk: Using Positive and Strengths-Based Language” with Drs. Ashwini Ganeshan and Geneva Murray on Saturday, Nov. 10, at Ohio University. Drs.Ganeshan and Murray will present a hands-on workshop […]

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  The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents a free three-day summer workshop for secondary teachers on Remembering the Great War from Wednesday, June 13, through Friday, June 15, at Ohio University. The First World Warat its outset dubbed the war to end war by […]

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  The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents a free one-day workshop for secondary teachers on “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” with Dr. Samuel Crowl on Saturday, March 24, at Ohio University. Crowl will offer a brief overview of A Midsummer Night’s Dream in Performance on […]

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  The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents a free one-day workshop for secondary teachers on “Unelected Leaders: Americas First Ladies” with Dr. Katherine Jellison on Saturday, Nov. 18, at Ohio University. Jellison will present an overview of the role of U.S. first ladies from […]

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Ping Institute events – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 02

The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents a free one-day workshop for secondary teachers on Tolkiens Middle Ages with Kate Hurley on Saturday, April 1, at Ohio University. Registration deadline: Thursday, March 23. To register, please email your name, home address, email address, and school […]

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The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents a free one-day workshop for secondary teachers on Culture and Coal in Appalachia on Saturday, Nov. 19, at Ohio University. The workshop features Dr. Geoff Buckley and Robert Gipe. The registration deadline is Monday, Nov. 7. To register, […]

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Ping Institute events – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 25

The Charles J. Ping Institutefor the Teaching of the HumanitiespresentsFrom Page to Stage: The Process of Writing Plays. This one-day workshop for secondary teachers is Saturday, April 23, 2016, at Ohio University in Athens, OH. The workshop takes place from 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. with an 8 p.m. playperformance. The 8 […]

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The Charles J. Ping Institutefor the Teaching of the Humanitiespresents TheMahabharata: India’s Great Epic This three-day workshop for secondary teachers is being held from Wednesday, June 17, to Friday, June 19, 2015, at Ohio University in Athens, OH. The workshop leaders are Brian Collins,Drs. Ram and SushilaGawande Chair in Indian […]

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Ping Institute events – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jun 01

The Gawande Lecture Series presents Dr. Wendy Doniger on Blasphemy and Censorship in India, Past and Present on Monday Nov. 3, at 7 p.m. in the Baker Center Theater. Doniger’s talk is the third in theGawande Lecture Series, a biannual series of lectures by distinguished scholars of Indian philosophy and […]

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