Archive for February, 2021

The Lilly Quotes Burgess on Progressives’ Hopes in Ohio

During her lecture, Dr. Burgess spoke about how LGBT life has changed over the years at OHIO and in the United States.

Dr. Susan Burgess, Distinguished Professor of Political Science at Ohio University, was quoted by The Lilly in a story headlined Is Ohio ready to elect a new member of ‘the Squad’? These progressives hope so. “I think there is potential for progressives in the state,” said Susan Burgess, a distinguished professor of […]

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February 26, 2021 at 7:47 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Hanisch Investigates the Value of Equality – Theoretically and Practically

Dr. Christoph Hanisch

“Most people living in democratic societies agree that they are committed to the moral and political value of ‘equality.’ However, when we ask them what this commitment exactly amounts to, and what political and social implications they endorse based on it, we get radically divergent and sometimes even incompatible answers,” […]

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February 26, 2021 at 1:51 pmResearch

Summer 2021 | M.A. in Law, Justice & Culture Announces Online Course Offerings

Summer 2021 | M.A. in Law, Justice & Culture Announces Online Course Offerings

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture has announced its law-related online graduate course offerings for summer 2021. View the course offerings. Summer registration is open. Summer eCampus course offerings are all asynchronous seven-week (condensed) courses. They are offered during the first summer session (May 10 to June 26) or […]

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February 25, 2021 at 5:03 pmNews

Nominations for A&S Faculty, Staff and Student Awards due March 30

The College of Arts & Sciences is accepting nominations for faculty, staff and student awards. The deadline for receiving all nominations and supporting materials is Tuesday, March 30. Please send nominations and supporting materials to Erin Thompson at Learn more about the awards: Grasselli Brown Faculty Teaching Awards Outstanding […]

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February 24, 2021 at 1:55 pmAnnouncements

Ask the Experts: Houston Talks about Hip Hop, Activism

Dr. Akil Houston

 From Ohio University News In honor of Black History Month, Ohio University professors discussed the origins of Hip-Hop and how over the last 50 years it has influenced black culture, activism and education in the latest Ask the Experts livestream. The experts emphasized how Hip-Hop is made of several […]

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February 24, 2021 at 10:46 amNews Research

Fetherolf Gets Tools She Needs to Analyze Law and Society in Online Master’s Program

Lindsay Fetherol

After completing her undergraduate degrees in Communication and Sociology from Wittenberg University in spring 2020, OHIO M.A. student Lindsay Fetherolf decided to challenge herself by pursuing two master’s programs at the same time. Fetherol enrolled in the online master’s program in Law, Justice & Culture at Ohio University while also […]

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February 22, 2021 at 8:56 pmIn Class News

Advising Tip | Become a College of Arts & Sciences Student Ambassador

Arts & Sciences Student Ambassadors 2019

The College of Arts & Sciences Student Ambassadors (CASSA) is currently recruiting student membership from all majors across the College of Arts & Sciences! Are you looking for a way to get involved on campus in a meaningful way that includes the opportunity to give back? Consider becoming a student […]

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February 22, 2021 at 3:09 pmAnnouncements News