Goodwin’s New York Times Opinion Piece Inspires Radio Documentary

A New York Times opinion piece from last year written by Ohio University and Contemporary History Institute alum Gerald Goodwin ’14Ph.D. has spawned a radio documentary. Goodwin analyzes the experiences of African American soldiers during the Vietnam War and racial issues in the combat zone, research that he based on his 2014 doctoral dissertation, “Race […]

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October 18, 2018 at 12:38 pmAlumni Alumni in the News

Alumni News | Rice Enjoys Safety Manager Role, Reflects on Student, Army, Study Abroad Experiences

Colin Rice at Windsor Castle in London, England, around New Year’s 2018.

By Richard Morris ’20 History-Pre-Law Major, English Minor Ohio University alum Colin Rice ’12 spent several years abroad, both in the Army and as a student, before eventually landing a job at Bellisio Foods, one of the nation’s leading manufacturers of frozen foods. Rice has spent the last four years […]

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October 17, 2018 at 3:34 pmAlumni

Modern Languages Alumni Chronicles, Fall 2018

Say There Alumni Newsletter Fall 2018 Colleen Crawford Dillon (1970, 1975) From note card to Jan – Colleen lives in West Alexandria, Ohio, and retired from teaching Spanish at Miami University in Oxford in 2010. She now works each spring at Stockslager’s Greenhouse & Garden Center, and attends weekly sessions […]

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October 16, 2018 at 5:56 pmAlumni

Message from the Chair | Strengthening the Undergraduate Experience

Dr.Christopher Coski

Say There Alumni Newsletter Fall 2018 By Christopher Coski Professor & Chair of Modern Languages Greetings! It is a pleasure to welcome everyone to the latest edition of Say There. As incoming chair, I have inherited a robust, enthusiastic, and active department from Betsy Partyka, who spent the last nine […]

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October 16, 2018 at 4:06 pmAlumni

Nine Years Later, Another Great Modern Languages Reunion

Modern Languages reunion 2018 attendees

By Christopher Coski Professor & Chair of Modern Languages After the very successful 2009 alumni reunion, the Modern Language Department’s intended to get together every five years. We realized this goal nine years later on April 21, 2018, with the same enthusiasm from alumni to come to campus more often. […]

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October 16, 2018 at 3:53 pmAlumni

Alumni News | Brown Begins Teaching at Urbana, Nears Completion of Dissertation on British Strategic Bombing

Katie Brown

Katie L. Brown is currently Lead Faculty in History at Urbana University, a position she started in August. A Contemporary History Institute student, Brown completed her MA degree at Ohio University in 2011 under the direction of Dr. John Brobst. She then began her PhD studies at the University of Akron […]

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October 16, 2018 at 3:16 pmAlumni

Message from the Chair | A Year of Change

Dr. Allan Showalter

Greetings PBIO alumni, students, faculty, and staff! It is my privilege to now serve as chair of this outstanding department. This fall newsletter highlights some of the great things that our faculty, staff, students, and alumni are doing. If you are not highlighted in this current newsletter, it may be […]

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October 16, 2018 at 1:15 pmAlumni