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Students Study History of Power and Piety in Eternal Rome Over Spring Break

Students of the Spring 2017 edition of "Eternal Rome." Photo by Dr. Jaclyn Maxwell.

Twelve students studied in Rome over spring break with one of the History Department‘s most unique courses—HIST 4536 Eternal Rome: Power and Piety. The short-term study trip to Italy during spring break is next offered in Spring 2018. This annual offering allows students to earn upper-level History credit. Such coursework can […]

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April 26, 2017 at 12:03 pmIn Class News

Maxwell Wins Dean’s Outstanding Teaching Award

Dr. Jaclyn Maxwell at Blue Mosque in Istanbul

The College Arts & Sciences Awards Committee recently awarded Dr. Jaclyn Maxwell, Associate Professor of History at Ohio University, the Dean’s Outstanding Teacher Award. The award recognizes excellence in teaching across a three-year period, in this case the 2012-13, 2013-14, and 2014-15 academic years. Maxwell holds a joint appointment in […]

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June 17, 2015 at 10:00 amNews

Earn 6 – 9 credits in Tel Aviv; Info Session Feb. 5

Students can earn 6 to 9 credits in Tel Aviv, Israel, this summer. Israel: Cultural and Political Intersections runs June 15 through July 19. Note that $750 automatic scholarships are available for the first seven Bobcats to apply. Information sessions are: Wednesday, Jan. 28, from 1 – 2 p.m. in […]

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February 5, 2015 at 11:00 pmAnnouncements Events

Looking for the Early Moon in Cambodia

Looking for the Early Moon in Cambodia

By Katie Conlon ’16 History HTC and Law, Justice &  Culture Research Externship in Cambodia After my first experience working with the Siem Reap Muslim Community Development Organization (SRMCDO), I returned to Phnom Penh to resume research there. After only a few days, I found myself missing the friends I […]

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July 15, 2014 at 12:09 pmNews

Katie Conlon: Changing Focus Comes with Visit to Cambodian NGO

Katie Conlon: Changing Focus Comes with Visit to Cambodian NGO

By Katie Conlon ’16 History HTC and Law, Justice &  Culture Research Externship in Cambodia Up until this point, we’ve been writing these posts collectively. That’s mostly because we’re all sharing the responsibility of updating you on our travels. But after spending a week in Siem Reap, staying on my own […]

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June 19, 2014 at 9:15 amNews

Five Students on Research Externships in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Five Students on Research Externships in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Five Ohio University undergraduate students are in Cambodia this summer in a student-faculty collaborative “externship” project call “Imagining International Justice in Post-Genocide Cambodia.” The students are working with various organizations through partnerships with the Ohio University Center for Law, Justice & Culture. Ohio University has a strong history of Southeast Asian […]

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June 4, 2014 at 1:31 pmNews

18 Students To Spend Spring Break Studying in Rome

18 Students To Spend Spring Break Studying in Rome

Buon Viaggio, Buon Lavoro! “Good Travels, Good Work!” Eighteen Ohio University students will spend Spring Break in Rome, the Eternal City. From the first day, they’ll roam its historic center and periphery, exploring imperial temples and the Colosseum; Christian catacombs, churches, and the Vatican museums; as well as monuments and […]

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February 19, 2014 at 12:20 pmNews