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Pach Wins Grasselli Brown Faculty Teaching Award in the Humanities

Dr. Chester Pach

The College of Arts and Sciences Awards Committee recently selected Dr. Chester Pach, Associate Professor of History at Ohio University, as the recipient of the 2015-16 Jeanette G. Grasselli Brown Faculty Teaching Award in the Humanities. The award recognizes “superior classroom performance”, “involvement with students beyond the classroom”, and “contributions to a department’s curricular […]

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May 4, 2016 at 3:57 pmAnnouncements News

Shadis Wins A&S Outstanding Faculty Undergraduate Advising Award

Dr. Miriam Shadis

The College of Arts and Sciences Awards Committee recently selected Dr. Miriam Shadis, Associate Professor of History at Ohio University, as the recipient of the 2015-16 Outstanding Faculty Undergraduate Advising Award. The award recognizes “exceptional availability” and “commitment to undergraduate student success.” Shadis was initially nominated as part of a college-wide open call […]

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May 4, 2016 at 3:55 pmAnnouncements News

Faculty, Staff Get Moment with Hilary Clinton

From left, Sharell Arocho, Hillary Clinton and Dr. Sarah Pogionne on May 3 in Athens.

From the alum who hosted her to the faculty and staff who got to meet her, Hillary Clinton’s visit to Ohio University brought some excitement to what is normally a quiet week between finals and the start of the summer session. “It wasn’t planned, but when the opportunity arose because […]

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May 4, 2016 at 9:59 amNews

Two Creative Writing Alums Get Ohio Arts Council Excellence Awards

Alison Stine

Two Ohio University alums received Individual Excellence Awards from the Ohio Arts Council for state fiscal year 2016. “Seventy-five (75) $5,000 Individual Excellence Awards were approved totaling $375,000. There were 392 applications received for a total request of $1,960,000,” according to the Ohio Arts Council announcement. “Individual Excellence Awards are […]

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May 4, 2016 at 8:37 amAlumni News

Clouse Wins University Professor Teaching Award

Dr. Michele Clouse

The University Professor Selection Committee recently selected Dr. Michele Clouse, Associate Professor of History at Ohio University, as one of the four annual University Professor Teaching Award receipients. The award recognizes “outstanding teaching at the university.” Students initially nominated Clouse as part of a university-wide open call by the Center for Teaching and Learning during […]

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May 4, 2016 at 8:15 amNews

History Wraps Up 2015-16 with Student Awards and Successful Job Placements

History Wraps Up 2015-16 with Student Awards and Successful Job Placements

The History Department at Ohio University recently marked the end of the 2015-16 academic year by recognizing the academic accomplishments of undergraduate majors and the graduating class of history majors. On Friday, April 29, 2016, the History Department convened its annual reception for graduating undergraduate seniors. The department chair, Dr. Katherine […]

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May 3, 2016 at 11:28 amAlumni News

Ping Institute Teacher Workshop | A Global Perspective on Islam, June 15-17

Ping Institute Teacher Workshop | A Global Perspective on Islam, June 15-17

     The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents A Global Perspective on Islam June 15-17, 2016 A Summer Institute for Teachers Ohio University  •  Athens, Ohio Islam continues to dominate global headlines from the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq to Boko Haram in […]

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April 28, 2016 at 3:56 pmNews