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Dr. Joshua Hill, standing at the front of a classrom with his arms folded.TwoHistory Department faculty members were promoted in rank this June 2019. Dr. Ingo Trauschweizerwas promoted to the rank of professor. His latest book, Maxwell Taylor’s Cold War: From Berlin to Vietnam (University Press of Kentucky, 2019), offersan intellectual biography of General Maxwell D. Taylor and a study of the U.S. […]

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

Heather Salazar, portraitHeather Salazar, doctoral student in the History Department, recently completed a research trip covering four different sites to access archival documents and oral histories. Her dissertation, provisionally titled “Grenada: From British Colony to Americas Cold War Pawn,”examines the 1983 U.S. invasion of Grenada (Operation URGENT FURY) within the global context […]

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history news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jul 11

Jack Marchbanks, portraitThe Columbus Dispatch writes about Ohio University alum Jack Marchbanks in a feature article headlined “ODOT director Jack Marchbanks knowledge, passion drive jazz radio program.” Marchbanks, who earned a Ph.D. in History (with a Certificate in Contemporary History) in 2018 from the College of Arts & Sciences, was named the […]

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

College of Arts & Sciences Department of History artwork with civil war cannonThe History Department announces the 2018-19 winners of the departments scholarship, research grant, and essay competitions. While many of these awards are designatedfor History majors, several of them are available to all OHIO undergraduate students. The department offers an array of annual scholarships and grants that range in amount from […]

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

Dr. Chester Pach, standing at lecturn in regaliiaDr. Chester Pach, Associate Professor of History at Ohio University, was quoted in a PolitiFact story headlined “Did Eisenhower say a military parade would make U.S. look weak? Not in so many words.” As President Donald Trump was preparing a July 4 celebration in Washington, with tanks and other armaments […]

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

Max Annable at West Point Academy, overlooking a river in the backgroundSix Ohio University students have been selected as recipients for the Fulbright U.S. Student Program and will spend eight to 12 months working to promote international education and cultural exchange in host countries across Asia, Europe and South America, according to an Ohio University news release. The Fulbright U.S. Student […]

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history news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jun 06

Ohio University alum Doug Haslam was named Vice President of Human Resources at Karma Automotive, according to a news release. Connect with Haslam on LinkedIn. Haslam earned a bachelor’s degree in history and political science from the College of Arts & Sciences at OHIO. IRVINE, Calif., May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ […]

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history news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences May 11

Dr. Katherine Jellison, holdng a drawingThe New York Times quotes Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor & Chair of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined “Melania Trump Celebrates, With Superlatives, Be Best Campaign.” You know, God is smart, Eric Bolling, a host for the Sinclair Broadcast Group who teams up with Be Best on anti-opioids […]

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history news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences May 08

Black and white map showing Middle East and North Africa, and labeled Middle East and North Africa Studies, Ohio UniversityThe Ohio University Class of 2019 features the second installment of students graduating with a Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate. The certificate program provides undergraduate students from across campus with a focused interdisciplinary combination of courses on the history and contemporary politics of the region. Class Profile The […]

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

Ingo Trauschweizer, portraitByDr. Ingo Trauschweizer Associate Professor of History & Director of the Contemporary History Institute 2018-19 was a rewarding academic year for our students and faculty affiliates at the Contemporary History Institute. In addition to multiple students securing funding for thesis and dissertation research, several of our faculty affiliates published books […]

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