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Fall 2021 | New Courses Examine Current Events, Societal Changes through Economic Lens

Fall 2021 | New Courses Examine Current Events, Societal Changes through Economic Lens

The Economics Department is offering a new series of 11 courses aimed at the heart of current events, both social and economic. All of these courses are at the 2000 level, and there are no prerequisites. The first four will be offered in the fall, with more in the spring. […]

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March 29, 2021 at 4:20 pmIn Class News

Winning Student Essays Explore Wide Range of History Topics

2021 prize winners and history majors (clockwise from top left) Holly Thompson, Eli Wanner, Justin Boyle, and Miranda Christy.

The Ohio University History Department awarded four undergraduate essays with this year’s Randolph Stone Prize. Each Randolph Stone Prize winner receives a cash award as well as recognition at the Annual Undergraduate History Conference. Justin Boyle originally wrote “New Mexican and Hawaiian Statehood: National Identity in Twentieth-Century America” as his […]

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March 25, 2021 at 4:20 pmIn Class News

Three History Students Get Student Enhancement Awards for Research

Three History Students Get Student Enhancement Awards for Research

From Ohio University News Three History students are among 21 students receiving Ohio University Student Enhancement Award funding for their original research, scholarship and creative work this spring. The Student Enhancement Awards are funded by the Office of the Vice President for Research and Creative Activity and administered by the […]

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March 9, 2021 at 11:29 amIn Class News 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

Annual History Essay Competition Deadline is March 1

Bentley Annex, home of the History Department at Ohio University

Each year the Ohio University History Department awards the Randolph Stone Prize to reward excellence in the writing of history. Undergraduate students of any major are invited to submit an essay, review, or research paper recently written for any OHIO History Department course. Entries are due Monday, March 1, 2021. […]

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February 15, 2021 at 12:30 pmAnnouncements In Class News

Class of 2021 | Vera Giacomazzi Accepted to Grad Program in Genetic Counseling

Vera Giacomazzi (photo by Abigail Dean | Ohio Athletics)

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Vera Giacomazzi, a senior in Biological Sciences and a standout on the volleyball court, has been accepted to the Università di Siena in Tuscany, Italy, to […]

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February 2, 2021 at 5:04 pmIn Class News

Anton Op-Ed Probes Impact of Prison Releases on Families

Victoria Anton

Ohio University alumna Victoria Anton ’20, now pursuing an M.A. in Sociology at OHIO, authored an op-ed in the Athens News headlined What can happen behind closed doors and how to fix it for justice-involved families. With the onset of the COVID-19 global health pandemic, prison populations have been a […]

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