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Happy Beginnings | Ordich Utilizes M.A. in Law, Justice & Culture in Election Law Work

Devin Ordich

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Ohio University alum Devin Ordich ’18, ’19M is putting her interests in forensics and justice to work in election campaign finance at a law firm in […]

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December 5, 2019 at 3:37 pmAlumni

Duschinski Urges Congressional Panel to ‘Take Notice’ of Human Rights Crisis in Kashmir

Haley Duschinski testifies at a Congressional hearing on Kashmir.

“There is a human rights and humanitarian crisis unfolding in Kashmir, and the United States must take notice,” said Dr. Haley Duschinski, testifying before members of Congress at a Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission hearing Nov. 14 on “Jammu and Kashmir in Context.” There is human rights and humanitarian crisis […]

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November 18, 2019 at 1:06 pmFaculty in the News In the News News

Rosen Tells Tale of Successful Booksellers to Illustrate Conflict in Capitalist Albania

Dr. Matthew Rosen

Dr. Matthew Rosen authored an article on “Between Conflicting Systems: An Ordinary Tragedy in Now-Capitalist Albania” in the Anthropological Journal of European Cultures. Rosen is Assistant Professor of Anthropology in the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. In the article, Rosen analyzes the case of two booksellers who […]

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November 15, 2019 at 8:43 amResearch

Alumni News | Weiland Enjoys Work as Local Cultural Resources Program Manager with Park Service

Andrew Weiland at work as Cultural Resources Program Manager with the National Park Service at Hopewell Culture National Historical Park.

Andrew Weiland ’04 just started a position in October with the National Park Service at Hopewell Culture National Historical Park as Cultural Resources Program Manager. He works with the park’s archaeologist, Bret Ruby on historical and environmental compliance and as the curator of their small museum and large collection in […]

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November 4, 2019 at 10:56 amAlumni

New York Times Quotes Duschinski on Plight of Kashmiri Children

Dr. Haley Duschinski

The New York Times quoted Dr. Haley Duschinski in a story headlined “Anxious and Cooped Up, 1.5 Million Kashmiri Children Are Still Out of School.” Duschinski is Associate Professor of Anthropology; Director of the Center for Law, Justice & Culture; and Graduate Director of the M.A. in Law, Justice & […]

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October 31, 2019 at 7:52 amFaculty in the News In the News

Rosen Serves on Panel about Ethnicity and Nationalism

Dr. Matthew Rosen

by Alex Paoletti ’20 Dr. Matthew Rosen, Assistant Professor of Anthropology in the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University, served on a panel discussing “Appropriating Public Spaces: Policy and Its Legacy Producing Russian Places” at the Association for the Study of Nationalities convention in May. The convention, which occurred […]

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October 22, 2019 at 11:36 amResearch

Ciekawy Presents Research on Mijikenda in Kenya

Dr. Diane Ciekawy

by Alex Paoletti ’20 Dr. Diane Ciekawy, Associate Professor of Anthropology at Ohio University, presented “Discursive Traditions of the Mijikenda Azhere a Kaya: Indigenous Knowledge for Social and Political Transformation” at the first international conference on African Studies held by the African Studies Research Center at Kisii University in Kisii, […]

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October 15, 2019 at 8:39 amResearch