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Ping Institute Teacher Workshop | A Global Perspective on Islam, June 15-17

Ping Institute Teacher Workshop | A Global Perspective on Islam, June 15-17

     The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents A Global Perspective on Islam June 15-17, 2016 A Summer Institute for Teachers Ohio University  •  Athens, Ohio Islam continues to dominate global headlines from the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq to Boko Haram in […]

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April 28, 2016 at 3:56 pmNews

History Faculty Score Major Awards and Publications

Bentley Annex, home to the History Department

The History Department at Ohio University prides itself on the scholarly productivity of its faculty. Only three months into 2016, a number of its historians have received significant recognition for for their scholarship, both past and future: Dr. Miriam Shadis won both an Institute for International Education Fulbright Fellowship and an Ohio […]

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March 18, 2016 at 11:09 amResearch

Sarr, Chen, Miles, Musaraj Receive Research Grants

Sarr, Chen, Miles, Musaraj Receive Research Grants

College of Arts & Sciences faculty received four of the six proposals funded by the Ohio University Research Committee during its spring 2015 cycle. In total, the committee awarded $47,380. The program, which is funded by the Vice President for Research and Creative Activity, provides seed money for new faculty […]

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May 21, 2015 at 10:19 amNews

Summer Courses | Tier II Cross-Cultural Perspectives (2CP), Online & On Campus

Summer Courses | Tier II Cross-Cultural Perspectives (2CP), Online & On Campus

Summer with the College of Arts & Sciences—Enjoy our Parks | Fill some Reqs—includes courses that can apply toward Ohio University’s general education Tier II  requirements in Cross-Cultural Perspectives. Check the Registrar’s summer course offerings site for up-to-the-minute course availability—both online and on campus. ANTH 1010 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (2CP) […]

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April 20, 2015 at 7:55 pmNews

Sarr Publishes Article on ‘Land, Power, And Dependency along the Gambia River’

Dr. Assan Sarr

Dr. Assan Sarr, Assistant Professor of History at Ohio University, published “Land, Power, And Dependency along the Gambia River, Late Eighteenth to Early Nineteenth Centuries” in December 2014 in African Studies Review. Abstract: The role of power over people and over land is an important issue in West Africa, with […]

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January 5, 2015 at 2:56 pmResearch

Sarr Appointed a Ping Institute Fellow

Sarr Appointed a Ping Institute Fellow

Dr. Assan Sarr, Assistant Professor of History, was recently named an Untenured Fellow in the Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities. Sarr will begin his three-year term as a Ping Fellow in Fall 2014, in recognition of his teaching excellence and his commitment to humanities education […]

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July 2, 2014 at 2:41 pmNews

Sarr: History Department Proud of its Africa Involvement

Sarr: History Department Proud of its Africa Involvement

Dr. Assan Sarr, Assistant Professor of History at Ohio University, writes in the Athens News that the department is proud of its early commitment to the study of African history. This year, Ohio University’s African Studies Program is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The university developed a tradition that I might […]

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April 13, 2014 at 2:59 pmFaculty in the News In the News