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Musaraj Receives Baker Award for Book on Ponzi Schemes in Albania

Dr. Smoki Musaraj, portrait

From Compass Tales from Albarado: Pyramid Firms and Ponzi Logics of Accumulation in Postsocialist Albania Dr. Smoki Musaraj, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, was awarded $11,271 from the Baker Fund to complete her book, “Tales from Albarado: Ponzi Logics of Accumulation in Postsocialist Albania.” The book is a historical analysis of […]

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June 10, 2019 at 8:16 amResearch

Spectrum Interviews Duschinski on Human Rights in Kashmir

Spectrum Interviews Duschinski on Human Rights in Kashmir

WOUB Digital’s Spectrum interviewed Dr. Haley Duschinski, Associate Professor of Anthropology, in a story headlined “Kashmir is a Pivotal Area of South Asia & its History & People are Complex.” Over the past decades, Kashmir has been a battleground for skirmishes and armed conflict between the two nuclear powers of […]

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April 22, 2019 at 10:49 amFaculty in the News In the News

Fall 2019 | Law, Justice & Culture Undergraduate Courses Address Today’s Headlines

Fall 2019 | Law, Justice & Culture Undergraduate Courses Address Today’s Headlines

Seventeen courses are offered in Fall 2019 for the Law, Justice & Culture Certificate, many of them addressing topics from today’s headlines. The following list includes courses being offered that are either required courses or elective courses in the Law, Justice & Culture Certificate. The certificate is offered by the […]

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March 24, 2019 at 9:52 pmAnnouncements In Class News

Tatarek Presents on Women’s Health and Mortality in Ohio’s Coal Mine Towns

Dr. Nancy Tatarek

By Aissatou Boye ’20 Dr. Nancy Tatarek, Associate Professor of Anthropology, presented a paper on “Nevertheless She Persisted: Women’s Health, Mortality and Lifecourse in Ohio’s Coal Mine Towns 1867-1950,” at the Social Science History Association conference in Phoenix in November. The theme for this year’s conference was “Histories of Disadvantage: […]

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February 12, 2019 at 4:15 pmResearch

OHIO Mock Trial to Compete in Cincinnati Regional Competition in February

OHIO Mock Trial to Compete in Cincinnati Regional Competition in February

The Ohio University Mock Trial Team will send two teams to compete in a regional tournament in Cincinnati in February. The teams will compete at Xavier University on Feb. 9-10 for the American Mock Trial Association regional competition against universities such as Miami University, University of Dayton, Michigan State, Indiana […]

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January 31, 2019 at 2:39 pmNews

Annable, Egan Among Those Selected for Capital Internship Program in D.C.

Max Annable at West Point Academy

From Compass Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis announced the inaugural cohort of Ohio University’s Capital Internship Program. See the Athens News story headlined “OU’s new D.C. internship program focuses on public service” for a look at the interns’ start in D.C.—on day 32 of the partial government shutdown. This […]

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January 4, 2019 at 9:46 amNews

Career Week | Sociology & Anthropology Alumni & Student Gathering, Jan. 31

Career Week | Sociology & Anthropology Alumni & Student Gathering, Jan. 31

Sociology and Anthropology alumni and students are invited to a gathering prior on Thursday, Jan. 31, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in Baker 235. This event is part of the College of Arts and Sciences Career and Networking Week, and it precedes the Alumni-Student Networking Reception. Alumni that are expected […]

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January 1, 2019 at 4:30 pmAlumni Events