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Miner Explains Trump-Putin Relationship on WOUB’s Spectrum Podcast

Dr. Steven Miner

Dr. Steven Miner, Professor of History and a Russia expert, explained the Trump-Putin Relationship on WOUB’s Spectrum Podcast. Why does it seem that Russia is trying to subvert American democracy? How has the relationship between Russian President Vladimir Putin and American President Donald Trump illuminated some of the tensions that […]

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November 20, 2017 at 3:32 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Contemporary History | Today’s National Security Landscape: Evolving Legacy of Terrorism, Nov. 2

Karen J. Greenberg

The Contemporary History Institute welcomes Karen J. Greenberg, a noted expert on national security, terrorism, and civil liberties, on Thursday, Nov. 2, at 4:30 p.m. in Baker 242. Watch live or later on A&S TV. Greenberg is Director of the Center on National Security at the Fordham University School of […]

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November 1, 2017 at 11:59 pmEvents

Contemporary History Institute Features New Facebook Page

Sing Tao House, home of the Contemporary History Institute

Ohio University’s Contemporary History Institute is unique in that it analyzes the contemporary period in world history (World War II to the present) from an interdisciplinary perspective. Founded by renowned Cold War historian John Lewis Gaddis in 1987, CHI links the perspectives of history, journalism, political science, and economics, awards academic scholarships for M.A. and […]

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October 16, 2017 at 9:59 amNews

History Alum Discusses Teaching, Interdisciplinary Experience through Contemporary History Institute

Dr. Laura Seddelmeyer

Ohio University alum Laura Seddelmeyer is currently an Assistant Professor at Lycoming College in Williamsport, Pa. Seddelmeyer earned an M.A. in History in 2009 and a Ph.D. in History in 2014 from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. She also earned a Contemporary History Certificate. Seddelmeyer has […]

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October 3, 2017 at 12:07 pmAlumni

Contemporary History | Benevolent Empire: Humanitarianism, U.S. Power, and the World’s Dispossessed, Oct. 19

Dr. Stephen Porter

The Contemporary History Institute presents Dr. Stephen Porter will speak on “Benevolent Empire: Humanitarianism, U.S. Power, and the World’s Dispossessed” on Thursday, Oct. 19, at 4:30 p.m. in Baker 242. Watch live or later on A&S TV The Center for Law, Justice & Culture is hosting a Meet and Greet […]

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October 1, 2017 at 7:30 pmEvents

History Alumni Publishes in New York Times, Teaches History at Community College

Ohio University alum Gerald Goodwin ’14Ph.D. recently published “Black and White in Vietnam” in the New York Times. The opinion piece draws on his ongoing research, part of which was completed as his 2014 doctoral dissertation, “Race in the Crucible of War: African American Soldiers and Race Relations in the […]

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September 12, 2017 at 10:26 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Contemporary History Announces Fall Speaker Series, Kicks Off on Sept. 21

Dr. Neilesh Bose

The Contemporary History Institute kicks off its fall lecture series with Dr. Neilesh Bose on Sept. 21. Bose is the Canada Research Chair in Global and Comparative History at the University of Victoria in British Columbia. On Oct. 19, Dr. Stephen Porter of the University of Cincinnati will be the […]

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August 2, 2017 at 11:15 amEvents