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Bentley Attends Summer Program to Learn Tagalog for Her Research

Bentley Attends Summer Program to Learn Tagalog for Her Research

Contemporary History Institute and history doctoral student Caitlin Bentley attended the Southeast Asian Studies Summer Institute, an intensive eight-week language program hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, for instruction in Tagalog. In her second course through the institute, she was supported this year by an SEASSI tuition scholarship. Bentley, who is also […]

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September 14, 2018 at 11:50 amResearch

Contemporary History | Trade War, Trade War: A Talk about the Current Trade War, Sept. 27

Dr. James Mosher

The Contemporary History Institute presents Dr. James Mosher discussing “Trade War, Trade War: A Talk and Discussion about the Current Trade War” on Thursday, Sept. 27, from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in Baker 231. Mosher is Associate Professor of Political Science at Ohio University. His areas of specialization are West European […]

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September 2, 2018 at 5:30 pmEvents

Contemporary History | Alumni Panel on ‘History of World Peace Since 1750,’ Oct. 11

Dr. Joanna Tague (Photo by Denison University)

The Contemporary History Institute presents a panel of Ohio University alumni for a panel on the new book Routledge History of World Peace since 1750 on Oct. 11 at 4:30 p.m. in Bentley 12. The book is edited by Dr. Christian Philip Peterson ’09Ph.D., Dr. William Knoblauch ’12Ph.D., and Michael Loadenthal. Peterson […]

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September 2, 2018 at 1:45 pmAlumni Events

Contemporary History | Self-Determination in the Age of World War II, Sept. 13

Dr. Bradley Simpson

The Contemporary History Institute presents Dr. Bradley Simpson, who draws on his expertise in Indonesia as well as other parts of the global south to discuss self-determination in the Cold War era, on Sept. 13 at 4:30 p.m. in Baker 231. In his talk, “The Atlantic Charter Moment: Self-Determination and […]

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September 2, 2018 at 1:15 pmEvents

Griffith Begins Teaching Position in History at Rio Grande

Luke Griffith

Luke Griffith, a Ph.D. candidate in the History Department, will serve as an adjunct professor at the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College during the 2018-19 academic year. At the McArthur Center, Griffith will teach American History II, a course that traces the development of the United States […]

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August 28, 2018 at 2:17 pmNews

Six Graduate Students Earn Contemporary History Certificates

The Contemporary History Institute congratulates its 2017-18 graduates who earned the graduate Contemporary History Certificate. Ph.D. Graduates Four students earned their doctorates in history and journalism and mass communication. Brad Eidahl, Ph.D. in History (December 2017). Eidahl wrote his dissertation under the supervision of Dr. Patrick Barr-Melej, Professor of History, […]

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August 28, 2018 at 2:08 pmAlumni

CHI Director’s Message | Challenging Dialogues, Alumni and Veterans This Fall

Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer

By Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer Associate Professor of History & Director of the Contemporary History Institute 2018-19 is shaping up to be an exciting year for our students and faculty affiliates at the Contemporary History Institute. We’ll get to interact with outstanding scholars from different fields and disciplines (History, International Studies […]

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August 22, 2018 at 11:10 amNews