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Associated Press Quotes Jellison on Melania Trump’s Africa Tour

Dr. Katherine Jellison

The Associated Press quotes Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor & Chair of History at Ohio University, in a Chicago Tribune article headlined “Melania Trump puts on happier face during Africa tour, calls Kavanaugh ‘highly qualified.’” It took Melania Trump’s first big solo international trip for her to show a different side of […]

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October 8, 2018 at 7:39 amFaculty in the News In the News

Abu-Rish Joins Wilson Center Panel Discussion on Lebanese Spymaster’s Archive

Abu-Rish speaking during the event, flanked by Asseily to his right and Salem to his right. Photo courtesy of Wilson Center and Youmna Asseily.

Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor of History at Ohio University, was part of a Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars panel discussion marking the launch of the History and Public Policy Program’s latest addition to its digital archive: The Emir Farid Chehab Collection. According to a Wilson Center announcement, The Emir […]

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September 20, 2018 at 8:19 amFaculty in the News In the News

NPR Interviews History’s Mattson on Play about Carter’s Malaise Speech

Dr. Kevin Mattson

Dr. Kevin Mattson, the Connor Study Professor of Contemporary History at Ohio University, appeared on Charlotte Talks on NPR affiliate WFAE. Mattson’s appearance was part of the show’s coverage of a new play, “Confidence (and The Speech),” being performed in Charlotte, N.C.. Mattson was joining the play’s writer and director. Mattson is […]

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September 13, 2018 at 8:37 amFaculty in the News In the News

Three History Faculty Promoted: Ingram, Zakic, and Sarr

Dr. Assan Sarr

Three History Department faculty members were promoted in rank in June. Dr. Robert Ingram was promoted to the rank of professor. His latest book publication, Reformation without End: Religion, Politics and the Past in Post-Revolutionary England (Manchester University Press, 2018), offers a radical reinterpretation of the English Reformation. “No one in 18th-century […]

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August 28, 2018 at 9:44 amResearch

Alternet Quotes Jellison on ‘Is Melania Trump the Least Visible First Lady in Generations?’

Dr. Katherine Jellison

Alternet quotes Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor and Chair of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined “Is Melania Trump the Least Visible First Lady in Generations?” In June, Agence France-Presse reported on the first lady’s “vanishing act” and her “unusual 25-day absence from public view” following her surgery. AFP […]

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August 24, 2018 at 2:23 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Washington Post Quotes Jellison on ‘Ephemeral’ Be Best Campaign

Dr. Katherine Jellison

The Washington Post quotes Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor and Chair of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined “First lady Melania Trump warns of ‘destructive and harmful’ side of social media.” Katherine Jellison, a history professor at Ohio University, said recently that “Be Best” so far lacks the vision […]

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August 21, 2018 at 8:13 amFaculty in the News In the News

Washington Post Quotes Jellison on Slow Start to ‘Be Best’ Campaign

Dr. Katherine Jellison

The Washington Post quotes Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor and Chair of History at Ohio University, in a Style section article headlined “A tiny staff. An aide’s abrupt departure. That jacket. Why Melania Trump’s Be Best is off to a slow start.” Katherine Jellison, a history professor at Ohio University, says Be […]

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August 10, 2018 at 4:49 pmFaculty in the News In the News