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Jellison on Air Talk | Not First First Couple to Lead Separate Lives

Dr. Katherine Jellison

Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor and Chair of History at Ohio University, was a guest on KPCC’s Air Talk in a session headlined “First lady experts check in on Melania Trump’s public perception and opportunities to achieve her ‘Be Best’ initiative goals.” Host Larry Mantle asked Jellison about a report that […]

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May 10, 2018 at 8:43 amFaculty in the News In the News

LA Times Quotes Jellison: Melania Trump ‘Does Not Want to Be in Fishbowl’

Dr. Katherine Jellison

The LA Times quoted Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor and Chair of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined “For Melania Trump, the shroud of invisibility lifts during a week of public attention.” Ohio University historian Katherine Jellison said that while first ladies are almost always more popular than the […]

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April 24, 2018 at 9:32 amFaculty in the News In the News

Washington Post Quotes Jellison on ‘How are Donald and Melania doing?

Dr. Katherine Jellison

The Washington Post quoted Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor and Chair of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined “How are Donald and Melania doing? Why America cares about the presidential marriage.” Asking “How is the Trump marriage” isn’t just a matter of idle gossip, said Katherine Jellison, an Ohio […]

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March 23, 2018 at 9:04 amFaculty in the News In the News

Hamby in Weekly Standard: ‘Herbert Hoover: The Engineer-President’

Hamby in Weekly Standard: ‘Herbert Hoover: The Engineer-President’

Dr. Alonzo L. Hamby, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of History at Ohio University, authored an article in the Weekly Standard headlined “Herbert Hoover: The Engineer-President | He ascended to the presidency on the strength of his intelligence but lost the country’s trust in the Great Depression.” The Herbert Hoover of historical […]

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March 11, 2018 at 12:05 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Mattson Talks about Carter’s ‘Malaise’ Speech on Truth, Politics and Power

Kevin Mattson

Dr. Kevin Mattson, the Connor Study Professor of Contemporary History at Ohio University, was on the podcast Truth, Politics and Power, hosted by Neal Conan, former host of NPR’s Talk of the Nation. They discussed the changing geopolitics of oil and what that means for politicians and especially President Trump. Mattson […]

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March 6, 2018 at 4:41 pmFaculty in the News In the News News

Pach Helps Fact-Checkers on Eisenhower, Military Parade Meme

Dr. Chester Pach

While a recent meme about President Dwight Eisenhower and military parades was not a direct quote, Dr. Chester Pach says Eisenhower “wasn’t someone interested in pomp and circumstance,” Pach told Snopes in a fact-finding story headlined, “Did Dwight Eisenhower Reject the Idea of ‘Soviet-Style’ Military Parades?” Pach is Associate Professor […]

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February 26, 2018 at 3:07 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Miner on WOUB: Russia Intended to Disrupt American Politics

Dr. Steven Miner

Russia intended to disrupt American politics and social systems leading up to and after the 2016 Presidential Election, says Dr. Steven Miner, an expert on Russia, after perusing the 35 pages of indictments filed Feb. 16 by Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Miner was interviewed by WOUB and his interview can […]

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February 23, 2018 at 12:51 pmFaculty in the News In the News