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Kyle Balzer awarded prestigious fellowship at Clements Center for National Security

Kyle Balzer

From Ohio University News Ohio University doctoral student Kyle Balzer was recently awarded an America in the World Consortium Post-Doctoral Fellowship at the Clements Center for National Security at the University of Texas at Austin for the 2022-23 academic year. “The Clements Center for National Security is one of the […]

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April 8, 2022 at 3:23 pmNews Research

Alexis Karolin is documenting Asian American and Pacific Islanders’ history as it happens

Alexis Karolin at the Mahn Center in Alden Library

Getting ready for Expo From Ohio University News When historians look back upon societal stress and tumult during the pandemic, they will find plenty of information about the national increase in hate crimes against Asian American and Pacific Islanders and how the Ohio University community came together to create support […]

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April 4, 2022 at 8:29 amNews Research

Student Enhancement Awards provide $134,433 in funding to 24 students in spring 2022

Julia Joos in the foreground, tortoise in the background.

From Ohio University News The Ohio University Student Enhancement Awards program provided 24 students this spring with a total of $134,433 in funding for their original research, scholarship and creative work. The Student Enhancement Awards are funded by the Office of the Vice President for Research and Creative Activity and […]

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March 23, 2022 at 5:03 pmResearch

Alumni News | Aaron Brown writes, ‘Afghanistan’s Lesson: Plan for What Happens After Russia Leaves Ukraine’

Dr. Aaron Brown

Ohio University alumnus Aaron Brown authored an article on “Afghanistan’s Lesson: Plan for What Happens After Russia Leaves Ukraine” on March 20 on the History News Network. “As Russia continues its assault on Ukraine, foreign policy experts in the US and Europe are preparing for the real possibility of a […]

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March 22, 2022 at 1:40 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

CHI Speakers Series presents Victoria Lee discussing new book, March 17

Dr. Victoria Lee

From the Ohio University Calendar Ohio University’s Contemporary History Institute hosts Dr. Victoria Lee discussing her new book, The Arts of the Microbial World: Fermentation Science in Twentieth-Century Japan (University of Chicago Press, 2021) on Thursday, March 17, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in Bentley Hall 136. Her talk is […]

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March 3, 2022 at 9:15 amEvents

Lazaroff Lecture | Sex, Racial Purity, & Imperialism: German Genocide in Africa and the Third Reich, April 13

Dr. Elizabeth Baer

From the Ohio University Calendar The History Department at Ohio University hosts its annual Lazaroff Lecture in Jewish history on on Wednesday, April 13, at 7 p.m. in a virtual event. Teams link: Or call in (audio only): 614-706-6572, 378674710# This year’s lecture, “Sex, Racial Purity, & Imperialism: German […]

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March 1, 2022 at 6:30 pmEvents

Miner to Spectrum News: ‘He’s obviously threatening the use of nuclear weapons’

Dr. Steven Miner

Spectrum News 1 interviewed Dr. Steven Miner for a Feb. 24 report headlined Ohio University history professor speaks on Putin’s motives: ‘He’s obviously threatening the use of nuclear weapons.’ Miner is professor of History in the College of Arts and Sciences and a member of the Contemporary History Institute. Minor […]

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February 28, 2022 at 3:48 pmFaculty in the News In the News