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Art Exhibit: The Absence of the Syrian Artist from Feb. 4 to March 10

The Kennedy Museum of Art at Ohio University showcases the art exhibit The Absence of the Syrian Artist from Feb. 4 through March 10 at the Kennedy Museum. The exhibition features the work of several Syrian artists who lived through part of the Syrian crisis and currently reside outside of Syria […]

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March 1, 2019 at 9:45 pmEvents

Lecture | Humanitarian Predicaments & Palestinian Refugee Politics, March 22

Lecture | Humanitarian Predicaments & Palestinian Refugee Politics, March 22

Dr. Ilana Feldman will lecture on the “Humanitarian Predicaments & Palestinian Refugee Politics” on Friday, March 22, at 7 p.m. at the Baker Theater. Feldman, Professor of Anthropology, History, and International Affairs at George Washington University, will give the keynote lecture at the 2019 Ohio University History Graduate Conference. She is […]

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March 1, 2019 at 6:45 pmEvents

14th Annual History Graduate Student Conference, March 22-23

Bentley Annex, home to the History Department

The History Graduate Student Association hosts the 14th Annual History Graduate Student Conference at Ohio University on March 22-23. The program combines a keynote lecture with a series of panel presentations that showcase some of the cutting-edge, in-progress historical work of graduate students in a variety of discipline from multiple […]

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March 1, 2019 at 6:45 pmEvents

Science Cafe | A High Cesarean Rate and a Low Breastfeeding Rate: How Did We Get Here? March 27

Dr. Jacqueline Wolf

Science Café presents Dr. Jacqueline Wolf discussing “A High Cesarean Rate and a Low Breastfeeding Rate: How Did We Get Here?”on Wednesday, March 27, at 5 p.m. in the Front Room at Baker University Center. In the 1970s, women celebrated “natural” childbirth. Yet by 2009, cesarean section was the most commonly […]

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March 1, 2019 at 5:30 pmEvents

History Department Announces Spring 2019 Events

History Department Announces Spring 2019 Events

As part of its efforts to compliment in-class education and serve as a resource to the Ohio University community, the History Department is pleased to present the following events during the Spring 2019 term. All events are free and open to the public. Film Screening: The Judge Tuesday, Feb. 5 […]

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February 4, 2019 at 11:53 amNews

Contemporary History Institute | Stage Reading of Greek Tragedy as Part of Program for Area Veterans, Feb. 2

Contemporary History Institute | Stage Reading of Greek Tragedy as Part of Program for Area Veterans, Feb. 2

The Contemporary History Institute presents a stage reading of the play Ajax, a 2,000-year-old Greek tragedy that reveals the timelessness of the veteran experience, on Feb. 2 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Athena Cinema. The performance of Sophocles’ Greek tragedy from the 5th century BC using a translation […]

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February 1, 2019 at 11:45 pmEvents

Lecture | The Absence of the Syrian Artists, Feb. 7

Basil Masri Zada will present on “The Absence of the Syrian Artists” on Thursday, Feb. 7, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Kennedy Museum. Zada will will give a general overview of international political attitudes toward displaced Syrian artists. He examines the the effects of the crisis in Syria […]

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February 1, 2019 at 10:30 pmEvents