Post Tagged with: "Kevin Uhalde"

OHIO Alumni and Friends Share Legal Insight at Pre-Law Days

Kate McGarvey delivers Pre-Law Day keynote.

Twenty-one alumni and friends returned to Ohio University on Nov. 2-3 to share their law-related experiences and knowledge with current students at Ohio University’s 2017 Pre-Law Days. The event began in Baker Theater with keynote a address by Columbus Legal Aid Society Director and OHIO alum Kate McGarvey. McGarvey, who […]

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November 15, 2017 at 11:10 amNews

Law Center Announces 2018 Law, Justice & Culture Certificate Cohort of Students

Law Center Announces 2018 Law, Justice & Culture Certificate Cohort of Students

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture is proud to present this year’s cohort of students in the Law, Justice & Culture Certificate program. The certificate program brings together interdisciplinary coursework from departments across the social sciences and humanities to provide students with intellectual training in a “law and society” perspective. It also provides […]

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November 14, 2017 at 9:14 amNews

History Intern Discovers Diversity of Interests at Mount Vernon

Michael Gerber

Like many seniors, Michael Gerber is busy these days. Most on his mind is his Honors Tutorial College thesis on education and social engineering in Vichy France, which he is writing under the direction of Dr. Mirna Zakić, Assistant Professor of History. However, Gerber found time to sit down with […]

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October 23, 2017 at 1:24 pmNews

Brazilian Magazine Interviews History’s Uhalde about ‘Game of Thrones’

Dr. Kevin Uhalde, in Iceland, which serves as one of the key filming areas for the series.

Veja, one of Brazil’s major weekly magazines, recently interviewed Dr. Kevin Uhalde, Associate Professor of History at Ohio University, about the historical inspirations and parallels for the hit series Game of Thrones. The article, published in Portuguese and titled “Find Out What’s Real in ‘Game of Thrones,’” features a number of historians’ views on […]

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August 30, 2017 at 10:17 pmFaculty in the News In the News

High School Students Visit Supreme Court, Conduct Mock Trial

High School Students Visit Supreme Court, Conduct Mock Trial

by Kristin Distel Eighteen high school juniors and seniors attended the Summer Law & Trial Institute, an immersive residential experience—including a mock trial—that directly addresses the complex legal challenges associated with social and economic inequality in Appalachian Ohio. At the same time, the program seeks to increase understanding of the […]

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August 7, 2017 at 12:32 pmAlumni News

Making & Breaking Law Theme Invites Faculty to Add Courses

Making & Breaking Law Theme Invites Faculty to Add Courses

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture invites faculty teaching courses relating to law and justice to consider adding their courses to the Making and Breaking the Law curricular theme.   The Making and Breaking the Law theme addresses major challenges of the 21st century, incorporates various disciplinary perspectives (social sciences, […]

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March 20, 2017 at 10:36 pmNews

Uhalde Presents Paper at Berlin Conference

Participants from the "Making Sense of the Oath" Conference held in Berlin, December 2016.

In December, Dr. Kevin Uhalde, Associate Professor of History, finished his grading and traveled to Berlin, Germany to participate in a conference titled “Making Sense of the Oath in Late Antiquity and the Earlier Middle Ages: Religious Act, Social Bond, Holy Sacrament.” Uhalde was invited to participate in this conference. […]

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January 23, 2017 at 2:26 pmResearch