Post Tagged with: "Mariana Dantas"

History Alum at the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the U.S. Senate

Thomas Todd

Ohio University alum Thomas Todd ’09 began a full-time position at the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the U.S. Senate this past fall. The Kennedy Institute is an organization dedicated to educating the public about the Senate and encouraging participatory democracy through interactive exhibits and programs. Todd earned a B.A. in […]

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November 2, 2017 at 10:11 amAlumni

Dantas Co-Founds Global Urban History Project

Dr. Mariana Dantas

In June 2017, a group of historians launched an initiative called the Global Urban History Project. The initiative seeks to “merge, expand, and formalize connections between scholars who share an interest in the field of global urban history.” Dr. Mariana Dantas, Associate Professor of History at Ohio University, is a […]

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October 25, 2017 at 9:28 amResearch

Dantas Explores Mixed-Race Families in Colonial Brazil

Dr. Mariana Dantas

During the 2016-17 academic year, Dr. Mariana Dantas, Associate Professor of History at Ohio University, will be a resident fellow at the National Humanities Center, in North Carolina. She will be working on the manuscript of her second book. The project examines the formation of mixed-race families in colonial Brazil by […]

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September 26, 2016 at 12:04 pmResearch

History Faculty Active in Research and Publication Over Summer 2016

Bentley Annex, the building housing the History Department

The History Department at Ohio University prides itself on the scholarly productivity of its faculty. During the 2016 summer, a number of its historians published their findings, conducted archival research, appeared on national media, and organized a number of scholarly and public activities.  Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor of History, published […]

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August 31, 2016 at 8:18 amResearch

Dantas Publishes Two Articles on Race and Family History in Brazil

Dr. Mariana Dantas

Dr. Mariana Dantas, Associate Professor of History, recently published two articles based on her research. “Black Women and Mothers: Social Mobility and Inheritance Strategies in Minas Gerais during the Second Half of the 18th Century” was published in Almanack 12 (January/April 2016). Through a critical examination of the possibilities of social […]

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August 23, 2016 at 8:44 amResearch

Mock Trials a Highlight of OHIO’s Summer Law and Trial Institute

Mock Trials a Highlight of OHIO’s Summer Law and Trial Institute

The 18 high school students of OHIO’s Summer Law and Trial Institute enjoyed a second week of experiential learning and meetings with faculty and local attorneys, culminating in an exciting mock trial in Athens County Court of Common Pleas Judge George P. McCarthy’s courtroom. While the first week of the […]

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August 3, 2016 at 12:07 pmNews

OHIO Hosts Global Cities, Past and Present Symposium, July 26-28

OHIO Hosts Global Cities, Past and Present Symposium, July 26-28

The Global Cities, Past and Present Summer Symposium is being held at Ohio University’s Center for International Studies on July 26 to 28, with many OHIO faculty giving talks. Supported by an 1804 grant, the symposium brings together Ohio University faculty, graduate students, and members of the AHRC Global Cities […]

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July 15, 2016 at 11:30 amEvents