Faculty in the News

Politico Quotes Jellison on Melania Trump’s Move to White House

Dr. Katherine Jellison

Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor and Chair of History at Ohio University, was quoted in a Politico story headlined “Melania Trump set to make her D.C. move next week.” The long-anticipated move — Trump is the first first lady in modern history to delay her arrival — is expected to lend […]

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June 11, 2017 at 9:41 amFaculty in the News In the News

Pach in New York Times | ‘Lyndon Johnson’s Living Room War’

Dr. Chester Pach

Dr. Chester Pach authored a May 30 op-ed in the New York Times headlined “Lyndon Johnson’s Living Room War.” Pach is Associate Professor of History at Ohio University. On May 31, 1967, an ABC news anchor, Frank Reynolds, introduced a film report from Vietnam in an unusual way. He told […]

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May 30, 2017 at 5:39 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Cincinnati Magazine Interviews DeMott about Author Jim Harrison

Jim Harrison, Robert DeMott, and DeMott's English setter, Meadow, 
at Jim and Linda Harrison’s house in Livingston, MT, in 2013. Photo by Kate Fox.

In a Cincinnati Magazine article headlined “The River Kings,” Joanne Drilling interviews Ohio University’s Dr. Robert DeMott about his 20-plus year friendship with author Jim Harrison. DeMott is Edwin and Ruth Kennedy Distinguished Professor Emeritus of English at Ohio University. “The two formed a brotherly bond forged by fishing, feasting, […]

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May 25, 2017 at 8:53 amFaculty in the News In the News

Sidney Daily News on Anderson | ’20 Percent of U.S. Population Can Trace Ancestry to Germany’

Dr. Timothy Anderson

The Sidney Daily News reported on a speech by Dr. Timothy Anderson, Associate Professor of Geography, in a story about New Knoxville’s past, subtitled “German migration subject of society dinner.” NEW KNOXVILLE — German immigrants who settled in west central Ohio during the early 19th century were part of a […]

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April 23, 2017 at 2:36 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Atlantic Quotes Vedder | How to Think About Walmart

The Atlantic quoted Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor of Economics Emeritus at Ohio University and Director of the Center for College Affordability and Productivity, in an article headlined “How to Think About Walmart: Last week, four economics experts publicly debated whether the retailer represents the best capitalism has to offer, or […]

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April 22, 2017 at 10:43 amFaculty in the News In the News

Vedder in Forbes | First Law School Casualty: More To Come?

Dr. Richard Vedder

Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor of Economics Emeritus at Ohio University and Director of the Center for College Affordability and Productivity, penned a column headlined “The First Law School Casualty: More To Come?” in Forbes. It was inevitable: a law school has closed, the first fatal casualty of the dramatic decline […]

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April 22, 2017 at 10:32 amFaculty in the News In the News

Huntington News: OHIO Alum Named Drinko Fellow at Marshall

Dr. Rachael Peckham

Ohio University alum Dr. Rachael S. Peckham, associate professor of English at Marshall University, “has been selected as the 2017-2019 Distinguished John Deaver Drinko Academy Fellow at Marshall University, according to Dr. Alan Gould, executive director of the academy. The announcement of her appointment was made at the annual Drinko Fellows […]

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