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Baker Peace Announces Theme: Populism, the Press, and Election of 2016

Ken P. Stern

The theme for the 2018 Baker Peace Conference on March 22 and 23 is “Populism, the Press, and the Election of 2016.” The keynote speakers and panelists will examine the upsurge of populism during the 2016 presidential election in the United States as well as elsewhere in the world. The […]

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February 22, 2018 at 2:17 pmNews

Contemporary History | Carter, Reagan and Euromissiles, March 8

Luke Griffith

The Contemporary History Institute welcomes the Baker Peace Fellow for the 2017-18 academic year, Luke Griffith lecturing on “Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, and the Euromissiles” on Thursday, March 8, at 4:30 p.m. in Baker 242. Griffith, a doctoral graduate student in History at Ohio University, explores the genesis of the […]

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February 2, 2018 at 2:30 pmEvents

Contemporary History Institute Features a Variety of Events This Semester

Sing Tao House, home of the Contemporary History Institute

  The Contemporary History Institute announces its public events for the Spring 2018 semester. Unless otherwise noted, these events are scheduled for Thursdays, from 4:30 – 6 p.m. in Baker 242. On Jan. 18, Dr. Nukhet Sandal, Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of Global Studies at Ohio University, […]

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January 12, 2018 at 9:10 amAnnouncements News

Alumni News | History’s Wills Publishes on Littoral Combat Ship, Modular Mission Packages

Steven Wills

Ohio University alum Steven Wills ’17Ph.D. published an article headlined “LCS: Beyond the Modules” in Real Clear Defense. Wills, now an analyst at CNA in Arlington, Va., recently earned a Ph.D. in military history from Ohio University, as well as a Certificate in Contemporary History from the College of Arts […]

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January 11, 2018 at 5:13 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Trauschweizer on The Conversation: Should Military Men Draft Nation’s Security Strategy?

Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer

Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer authored “Should military men draft nation’s security strategy?” on The Conversation, and his article was picked up by UPI. Trauschweizer is Associate Professor of History and Director of the Contemporary History Institute at Ohio University. President Donald Trump greeted the new year with an angry tweet about […]

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January 4, 2018 at 5:07 pmFaculty in the News In the News Research

Contemporary History | Religious Leaders and Conflict Transformation: Northern Ireland and Beyond, Jan. 18

Dr. Nukhet Sandal

The Contemporary History Institute welcomes Ohio University’s Dr. Nukhet Sandal speaking on “Religious Leaders and Conflict Transformation: Northern Ireland and Beyond” on Thursday, Jan. 18, in Baker 242 at 4:30 p.m. Watch live or later on A&S TV. Sandal is Associate Professor of Political Sciences and Director of Global Studies. […]

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January 1, 2018 at 7:45 pmEvents

Contemporary History | U.S. Air-Atomic Strategy in the Cold War, Jan. 25

Edward Kaplan

The Contemporary History Institute welcomes Retired Air Force Col. Dr. Edward Kaplan discussing “U.S. Air-Atomic Strategy in the Cold War” on Jan. 25 at 4:30 p.m. in Baker 242. The Air Force, and particularly its Strategic Air Command, conceived of air-atomic war in the early decades of the Cold War, […]

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January 1, 2018 at 6:00 pmEvents