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History Grad Student Wins Kanter Fellowship & Student Enhancement Award

History Ph.D. student Mitchell Smith

Ohio University has awarded Mitchell Smith, Ph.D. student in the History Department, two prestigious grants: the Claude Kantner Graduate Fellowship and a Student Enhancement Award. Both grants were based on Smith’s dissertation project, titled “The Politics of Assent: Popular Support for America’s Vietnam War, 1965-1973.” Smith received $6,000 from the Student Enhancement Awards Program. He […]

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March 21, 2016 at 10:40 amResearch

Pach in New York Times: Don’t Blame TV for Discontent with Vietnam War

Dr. Chester Pach

Dr. Chester Pach, Associate Professor of History at Ohio University, wrote an opinion piece for a New York Times Room for Debate feature in the New York Times about the Vietnam War 40 years after its conclusion. “Forty years ago, after a decade of war with the French, and a […]

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May 11, 2015 at 11:48 amFaculty in the News In the News

History Department Students Win Awards and Fellowships

History Department Students Win Awards and Fellowships

The Department of History is pleased to announce that a number of its undergraduate and graduate students have been selected for a variety of awards, fellowships, and other honors. Committed to academic rigor, professional development, and community engagement, the department takes great pride as advisers and as faculty members in the […]

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April 8, 2015 at 12:31 pmNews Research

Baker Peace | Panel on Commitment of Ground Troops in Vietnam, March 27

Vietnam War Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

The 2015 Baker Peace Conference on “The Vietnam War: A Fifty-Year Retrospective” on March 26 and 27. A panel on The Military Commitment of Troops is Friday, March 27,  at 10 a.m. in Nelson Commons. The panel features: Moderator – Dr. Clarence Wyatt, Monmouth College Dr. George C. Herring, University […]

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March 27, 2015 at 5:30 pmEvents

Baker Peace: The Vietnam War: A 50-Year Retrospective, March 26-27

Vietnam War Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Save the Date for the 2015 Baker Peace Conference “The Vietnam War: A Fifty-Year Retrospective” on March 26 and 27. The keynote speaker is Dr. Fredrik Logevall, who opens the conference on Thursday, March 26, at 7:30 pm in Baker 240/242. Logevall’s talk is on “Embers of War: The Meaning of […]

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March 26, 2015 at 5:45 pmEvents

Café Conversations: The Age of Reagan and Madonna, Feb. 11

Café Conversations: The Age of Reagan and Madonna, Feb. 11

Café Conversations presents Dr. Chester Pach on “The Age of Reagan and Madonna” on Wednesday, Feb. 11, at 5 p.m. in the Baker Center Front Room. Madonna and President Reagan have little in common except for their influence on the 1980s. Pach, Associate Professor of History, discusses how these two […]

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February 11, 2015 at 9:30 pmEvents

Goodwin Awarded Baker Peace Fellowship

Gerald Goodwin has been awarded the Baker Peace Fellowship for 2013-14. He is completing his dissertation that focuses on the experiences of African Americans in the military during the Vietnam era (1965-1973) and more specifically the ways in which issues deriving from “race” shaped that experience. His research looks at […]

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May 8, 2014 at 6:27 pmResearch