Post Tagged with: "Contemporary History Institute news"

Notable Alumni | James Rodehaver Pursues Human Rights at Hot Spots Around the World

James Rodehaver

Editor’s Note: The College of Arts & Sciences Notable Alumni Awards honor alumni for broad career accomplishments, commitment to community service, and valuable contributions to Ohio University and the College of Arts & Sciences. James Rodehaver ’94 History James E. Rodehaver has directed field missions for some of the largest […]

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October 20, 2019 at 5:08 pmAlumni News

Notable Alumni | Jack Marchbanks Is Jazzing Things Up in Ohio’s Music, Transportation Scenes

Notable Alumni | Jack Marchbanks Is Jazzing Things Up in Ohio’s Music, Transportation Scenes

By Regina Yoong Editor’s Note: The College of Arts & Sciences Notable Alumni Awards honor alumni for broad career accomplishments, commitment to community service, and valuable contributions to Ohio University and the College of Arts & Sciences. Jack Marchbanks ’18 Ph.D. History Jack Marchbanks is Director of the OHIO Department […]

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October 20, 2019 at 10:51 amAlumni News

Alumni News | Morina Named Professor at University of Bielefeld in Germany

Christina Morina

Ohio University alum Dr. Christina Morina was named a “tenured, full professor of contemporary history at the University of Bielefeld, Germany starting this September. Holding the official title of Professorin fuer Allgemeine Geschichte unter besonderer Beruckstichtigung der Zeitgeschichte, Morina will continue her work on 19th, 20th and 21st century histories […]

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October 13, 2019 at 3:39 pmAlumni

Contemporary History Director’s Thank You | 30 Years of Service, Kara Dunfee!

Kara Dunfee, far right, is recognized for 30 years of service.

By Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer Professor of History & Director of the Contemporary History Institute CHI has always had outstanding staff members, and we all too rarely acknowledge their work and contributions. Kara Dunfee, who is currently splitting her work hours between CHI and African American Studies, has been working for Ohio University […]

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October 13, 2019 at 2:32 pmNews

Alumni News | Taaffe Publishes Seventh Book, Washington’s Revolutionary War Generals

Alumni News | Taaffe Publishes Seventh Book, Washington’s Revolutionary War Generals

Ohio University alumnus Dr. Stephen R. Taaffe has written his seventh book, Washington’s Revolutionary War Generals, published by the University of Oklahoma Press and available on Amazon and other booksellers. Taaffe is Professor of History at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas. He earned an M.A. in Latin […]

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October 5, 2019 at 10:23 pmAlumni

Contemporary History | When the World Went South, Oct. 17

Dr. Mark Philip Bradley

The Contemporary History Institute at Ohio University presents Mark Philip Bradley discussing “When the World Went South” on Thursday, Oct. 17, at 4:30 p.m. in the Baker Multicultural Center 219. Bradley offers the first major history of the transformative rise of the Global South in the late 20th century and […]

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October 1, 2019 at 8:00 pmEvents

Elizabeth Evans Baker Lecture | Ambassador Mary Ann Peters, Oct. 24

Mary Ann Peters

The Contemporary History Institute announces Elizabeth Evans Baker Lecture featuring Ambassador (ret.) Mary Ann Peters on Thursday, Oct. 24, at 7:30 p.m. in Baker 240. “Peters joined The Carter Center as its chief executive officer Sept. 2, 2014. As CEO, Ambassador Peters provides vision and leadership for The Carter Center […]

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October 1, 2019 at 6:15 pmEvents