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History Faculty Active in Research and Publication Over Summer 2016

Bentley Annex, the building housing the History Department

The History Department at Ohio University prides itself on the scholarly productivity of its faculty. During the 2016 summer, a number of its historians published their findings, conducted archival research, appeared on national media, and organized a number of scholarly and public activities.  Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor of History, published […]

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August 31, 2016 at 8:18 amResearch

Schoen Contributes to Edited Volume on Transnational Significance of U.S. Civil War

Dr. Brian Schoen. Photo courtesy of the Virginia Sesquicentennial of the American Civil War Commission

Dr. Brian Schoen‘s “Southern Wealth and Global Profits: Cotton, Economic Culture, and the Coming of the Civil War” will appear in The Transnational Significance of the American Civil War, edited by Jörg Nagler, Don Doyle, and Marcus Graeser (Palgrave-Macmillan Press, 2017). Schoen is Associate Professor of History at Ohio University. The chapter examines […]

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August 26, 2016 at 7:08 amResearch

A Successful First in New ‘History on the Move’ Public Event Series

Dr. Katherine Jellison talks at the History on the Move event.

Twenty participants attended Ohio Civil War Symposium, the first in a planned series of public events for alumni and community members that the Ohio University History Department is calling “History on the Move.” Held on Aug. 13 at the Sherman House Museum in Lancaster, Ohio, the Ohio Civil War Symposium […]

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August 23, 2016 at 1:18 pmNews

You’re Invited | Ohio Civil War Symposium, Aug. 13

General William Tecumseh Sherman Bronze Bas Relief Marching Through Georgia Civil War Memorial Pennsylvania Avenue Washington, D.C. Statue dedicated 1903, artist Carl Rohl-Smith. Located in back of Treasury where President Andrew Johnson and Ulysses Grant reviewed the Army at the end of the Civil War. General Sherman led the review at the head of the Army of Tennessee.

The History Department is hosting an Ohio Civil War Symposium at the Sherman House Museum in Lancaster on Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016. The Ohio Civil War Symposium is for Ohio University alumni and anyone interested in the history of the civil war. The cost is $30 and includes admission to […]

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July 2, 2016 at 7:00 amEvents

Undergraduate History Conference Includes Alumni Panel on Careers, April 14-15

Undergraduate History Conference Includes Alumni Panel on Careers, April 14-15

The Ohio University History Department hosts its 10th Annual Undergraduate History Conference April 14-15. The conference opens on Thursday, April 14, at 6 p.m. with a panel discussion by five alumni of the program and of the conference to speak about their post-graduation and career experiences. The panel features Sara Fisher, Cyrus Moore, and […]

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April 1, 2016 at 8:45 pmEvents

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

Café Conversation | The U.S. Civil War and Global Crisis: Then and Now, Feb. 24

Dr. Brian Schoen. Photo courtesy of the Virginia Sesquicentennial of the American Civil War Commission

Café Conversation presents Dr. Brian Schoen, Associate Professor of History, discussing “The U.S. Civil War and Global Crisis: Then and Now,” on Wednesday, Feb. 24, at 5 p.m. in the Baker Center Front Room. “It’s a century in which you have millions of people moving for the first time, a […]

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February 1, 2016 at 6:15 pmEvents