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Schoen Returns after One-Year Fulbright Research Leave

Dr. Brian Schoen. Photo courtesy of the Virginia Sesquicentennial of the American Civil War Commission

Dr. Brian Schoen, Associate Professor of History at Ohio University, returns to campus this fall after a one-year research leave as the Mary B. Wall Washington Professor of American History in the School of History and Archives at University College Dublin in Ireland. The position is facilitated and supported by the […]

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May 14, 2015 at 12:45 amNews Research

Northern Ireland: Spring Break in Post-Conflict Society

Northern Ireland: Spring Break in Post-Conflict Society

By Ellie Koewler ’15 For the third consecutive year, Dr. Haley Duschinski has led students on a Spring Break trip to Northern Ireland with Anthropology course ANTH 4620: Human Rights, Law, and Justice. The nine-day course examines the post-conflict society of Northern Ireland after “the Troubles” in the 1970s and […]

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April 21, 2015 at 1:48 pmIn Class

Students Receive Gilman Scholarships to Study Abroad

From Compass Four College of Arts & Sciences and Honors Tutorial College students have been awarded Gilman scholarships to enable them to pursue their dreams of studying abroad. There are part of about 800 American undergraduate students from 356 colleges and universities across the United States selected to receive the […]

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April 20, 2015 at 6:50 pmNews

A Life-Long Passion for Language and Culture: Linn Forhan

Linn Forham

By Tetyana Dovbnya OPIE and College of Arts & Sciences International Student Adviser As faculty and students approach the end of the semester and might start running out of steam, it is good to remember the joys and rewards of teaching and learning that we gain at the university. Linn Forhan, […]

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April 20, 2015 at 2:46 pmNews

Comparing Elementary School Experiences Across the World

OPIE students visit East Elementary School.

By Tetyana Dovbnya OPIE and College of Arts & Sciences International Student Adviser It is a well-established fact that the best way to learn something is to experience it. That is why taking students on field trips is a common practice in language learning classes. A recent Ohio Program of […]

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April 20, 2015 at 2:38 pmNews

Food Justice: A Week of Lived Experience

Food Justice: A Week of Lived Experience

Students in a new Food Justice course spent spring break learning firsthand that it’s not just the distance food travels to the plate—sometimes it never makes it to the plate. Hunger. Poor nutrition. How does that happen around Athens, a fertile region once filled with farms and ranches and known […]

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April 3, 2015 at 11:18 amIn Class

International Studies Research Award Competition Open to All OHIO Students

International Studies Research Award Competition Open to All OHIO Students

The Center for International Studies is now soliciting applications for the following student awards that are open to all Ohio University students. The Center director, Professor Steve Howard, stated that he encourages the Ohio University students who are working on international studies to get involved with the center initiatives and […]

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March 27, 2015 at 8:11 amAnnouncements News