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Settling Ohio: Waterways, Apples, Power & Class

William Kerrigan with John Chapman sketch

“The settling of Ohio is all about the rivers—what the settlers called the Western waters,” said Dr. Kim Gruenwald at the Settling Ohio: First Nations and Beyond conference held Feb. 21-22 at Ohio University. She went on to describe trade bounded by the movement of goods when river conditions were […]

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February 24, 2020 at 5:41 pmNews

Alumni News | Sebastian Hurtado-Torres Publishes ‘The Gathering Storm’

Alumni News | Sebastian Hurtado-Torres Publishes ‘The Gathering Storm’

Ohio University alumnus Dr. Sebastian Hurtado Torres authored a new book, The Gathering Storm: Eduardo Frei’s Revolution in Liberty and Chile’s Cold War, with Cornell University Press. Hurtado-Torres earned a Ph.D. in History  in 2017 from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. He also earned a Contemporary History Certificate, which […]

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February 12, 2020 at 7:11 pmAlumni

Schoen, Anderson Develop Settling Ohio: First Nations and Beyond Conference, Feb. 21, 22

Schoen, Anderson Develop Settling Ohio: First Nations and Beyond Conference, Feb. 21, 22

From Ohio University News Ohio University hosts “Settling Ohio: First Nations and Beyond,” a conference highlighting the events and actions that shaped the State of Ohio, on Friday, Feb. 21, and Saturday, Feb. 22, at Baker University Center on the Athens campus. The conference includes presentations by historians and scholars, […]

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February 2, 2020 at 7:00 pmAlumni News

Happy Beginnings | Bennett Enjoys Thesis Work Contributing to Chinese Heritage Exhibit

Jordan Bennett

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Ohio University alum Jordan Bennett ’16 is in her first year in the Anthropology master’s program at University of Denver with a specialization in Museum and […]

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January 24, 2020 at 11:56 amAlumni News

Career Week | OHIO Prepared Basalla for Innocence Fellowship, Big Firm Summer Associate Position

Katie Basalla

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Ohio University alum Katie Basalla ’18 is expanding upon her undergraduate experiences to propel her through exciting fellowships, internships, and opportunities in law school. At OHIO, […]

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January 14, 2020 at 11:13 amAlumni News

Alumni News | Lois Whealey Recognized for Excellence in Activism

Lois Deimel Whealey

Ohio University alumna Lois Deimel Whealey was recognized for excellence in activism in a Marquis Who’s Who news release. Whealey earned an M.A. in Government in 1975 and a Master of Social Sciences in 2007 from the College of Arts & Sciences at OHIO. ATHENS, Ohio, Jan. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ […]

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January 12, 2020 at 11:23 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the 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