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History Chair’s Message: Ohio University Historians Thriving Despite the Adversity

Dr. Brian Schoen

Spring 2020 Dear Alumni and Friends, It has been a year since COVID disrupted our lives. A great deal has changed. One thing that has not is our department’s commitment to you: our students, alumni, and friends. Historical perspectives have never mattered more as the world continues to confront the […]

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March 22, 2021 at 3:27 pmAlumni

Alumni News | Mike Rattanasengchanh Helps Students Connect Past and Present

Alumni News | Mike Rattanasengchanh Helps Students Connect Past and Present

Ohio University alumnus Mike Rattanasengchanh, who earned a Ph.D. in History and a Contemporary History Certificate in May 2019, accepted a position as Assistant Professor of History at Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas, just weeks before the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in closures across the nation. Despite the unprecedented […]

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March 1, 2021 at 8:32 pmAlumni

Ohio University Hosts Virtual Pre-Law Day Featuring 21 Alumni Lawyers and Judges

Ohio University Hosts Virtual Pre-Law Day Featuring 21 Alumni Lawyers and Judges

Ohio University’s first virtual Pre-Law Day brought attorneys, judges, and students from all over the country together to explore the legal profession. On Nov. 12, over 60 students and 21 alumni gathered over Microsoft Teams to share experiences and ask question about what it means to pursue law.  The event […]

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February 2, 2021 at 1:37 pmNews

Alumni News | Hurtado-Torres Wins Acclaim for Book on Chile’s Cold War

Dr. Sebastián Hurtado-Torres

  Foreign Affairs, published by the Council on Foreign Relations and one of the world’s leading forums for the discussion of international relations, announced Ohio University alumnus Dr. Sebastián Hurtado-Torres’s The Gathering Storm: Eduardo Frei’s Revolution in Liberty and Chile’s Cold War as one of its Best Books of 2020. […]

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December 29, 2020 at 4:03 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

2020 Graduate | Flory Says Classmates Are Adaptable, Plans Career Moves

Abi Flory

Adaptable. That’s how Abi Flory describes her fellow Ohio University classmates who are graduating during COVID. “Something that stands out in my mind is how adaptable this class of graduates is. We were able to overcome a lot of challenges that living through a global pandemic presented us, and we […]

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December 1, 2020 at 5:15 pmAlumni News

2020 Graduate | Lovelace Earns Doctorate, Keeps Writing During Pandemic

Alexander Lovelace, graduate student of history, poses for a portrait in his office on Tuesday, October 1, 2019. (James Year/Ohio University Libraries)

A prolific writer, Alexander Lovelace earns his doctorate in history with a host of peer-reviewed articles behind him—and a book project and more in his near future. Lovelace earned a Ph.D. in History and a Certificate in Contemporary History from Ohio University, graduating in August 2020. His focus was on American […]

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December 1, 2020 at 2:45 pmNews

2020 Graduate | Moore Says Graduate School is Next Step

Dylan Moore

When COVID hit last spring, Dylan Moore knew he was going to stay on plan to graduate from Ohio University in December. He’s a dual degree student, with a B.S. in Communication Studies and a B.A. in History, not to mention a minor in English. And though algebra class loomed, […]

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December 1, 2020 at 1:34 pmAlumni News