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Alumni News | Johnson Writes on ‘Prime Minister Warns Bernie Sanders About Socialism’

The Rev. Ben Johnson

Ohio University alum the Rev. Ben Johnson ’97 wrote an op-ed headlined “Fmr. Swedish Prime Minister Warns Bernie Sanders About Socialism-OpEd” in Eurasia Review. After video footage surfaced of Senator Bernie Sanders extolling the Soviet Union’s cultural and youth programs, the former prime minister of Sweden threw cold water on […]

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March 6, 2019 at 7:24 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Griffith Awarded Post-doctoral Fellowship at RAND Corporation

Luke Griffith

Luke Griffith, Ohio University History and Contemporary History Institute alumnus, won a post-doctoral fellowship from the RAND Corporation. The Stanton Nuclear Security Fellows Program identifies scholars who are at the forefront of the next generation of thought on nuclear security-related topics and supports interdisciplinary research that advances policymakers’ understanding of nuclear […]

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February 26, 2019 at 11:05 amAlumni Research

Glidden Professor Crane Offers Spring Lecture Series on Accountability for Atrocity

David Crane

Visiting Glidden Professor David Crane will be on campus throughout February, offering a lecture series on accountablity for atrocity in an international sphere. All lectures will be taking place in Bentley 306 at 6 p.m.; the lecture series will run two weeks. There are seven total lectures that are scheduled as […]

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February 18, 2019 at 6:44 pmNews

Alumni News | Kaufman Applies Lessons Learned as Contemporary History Student

Dr. Scott Kaufman

Contemporary History Institute alum Dr. Scott Kaufman earned a Ph.D. in History in 1998 from Ohio University, finishing his dissertation under the direction of Dr. Chester Pach. In 2001 he joined the staff of Francis Marion University in Florence, S.C., and is now a Francis Marion University Board of Trustees Research […]

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February 4, 2019 at 1:58 pmAlumni

International Criminal Law Scholars David Crane, Michael Scharf Book Lecture | The Founders, Feb. 19

International Criminal Law Scholars David Crane, Michael Scharf Book Lecture | The Founders,  Feb. 19

Glidden Visiting Professor David Crane and Michael Scharf will speak about their new co-edited book, The Founders: Four Pioneering Individuals Who Launched the First Modern-Era International Criminal Tribunals, on Tuesday, Feb. 19, from 4:30-5:45 p.m in Bentley 124. Scharf is Co-Dean of Case Western Reserve University School of Law and Director […]

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February 1, 2019 at 7:30 pmEvents

CHI Congratulates 2 New History Ph.D. Alumni, 3 Master’s Graduates

Dr. Lance Poston

The Contemporary History Institute congratulates two newly minted History Ph.D. alumni of the institute, along with three master’s students who graduated in December. Two Defend Doctoral Dissertations Dr. Lance Poston defended his doctoral dissertation “Deconstructing Sodom and Gommorah: An Intervention in the Mythology of Black Homophobia” in September under the […]

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January 20, 2019 at 5:04 pmNews

Glidden Professor Crane Teaching Feb. Course on International Justice

David Crane

Glidden Visiting Professor David Crane is teaching a one-credit seminar on “Accountability for Atrocity in the 21st Century, INST 4900/5900” in Spring 2019. This course is offered Feb. 19-28 on the following dates: Tuesday 2/19, Wednesday 2/20, Thursday 2/21, then Monday 2/25, Tuesday 2/26, Wednesday 2/27, Thursday 2/28. There is […]

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January 15, 2019 at 1:06 pmNews