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Spring 2020 | Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate Courses

Spring 2020 | Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate Courses

Four Spring 2020 courses fulfill requirements for the Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate. The following list includes course name, time, instructor, and prerequisites. The certificate is offered by the History Department at Ohio University in conjunction with a number of courses from other departments. Students and advisers interested in learning […]

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October 21, 2019 at 11:42 amNews

Notable Alumni | James Rodehaver Pursues Human Rights at Hot Spots Around the World

James Rodehaver

Editor’s Note: The College of Arts & Sciences Notable Alumni Awards honor alumni for broad career accomplishments, commitment to community service, and valuable contributions to Ohio University and the College of Arts & Sciences. James Rodehaver ’94 History James E. Rodehaver has directed field missions for some of the largest […]

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October 20, 2019 at 5:08 pmAlumni News

Notable Alumni | Jack Marchbanks Is Jazzing Things Up in Ohio’s Music, Transportation Scenes

Notable Alumni | Jack Marchbanks Is Jazzing Things Up in Ohio’s Music, Transportation Scenes

Editor’s Note: The College of Arts & Sciences Notable Alumni Awards honor alumni for broad career accomplishments, commitment to community service, and valuable contributions to Ohio University and the College of Arts & Sciences. Jack Marchbanks ’18 Ph.D. History Jack Marchbanks is Director of the OHIO Department of Transportation and […]

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October 20, 2019 at 10:51 amAlumni News

Notable Alumni | Peter Kotses, from Athens Bicycle to Baileys Mountain Bike Trail

Peter Kotses at Athens Bicycle

Editor’s Note: The College of Arts & Sciences Notable Alumni Awards honor alumni for broad career accomplishments, commitment to community service, and valuable contributions to Ohio University and the College of Arts & Sciences. Peter Kotses ’92 History An avid cyclist, Peter Kotses saw opportunity in the Athens market and […]

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October 19, 2019 at 4:44 pmAlumni News

Alumni News | Morina Named Professor at University of Bielefeld in Germany

Christina Morina

Ohio University alum Dr. Christina Morina was named a “tenured, full professor of contemporary history at the University of Bielefeld, Germany starting this September. Holding the official title of Professorin fuer Allgemeine Geschichte unter besonderer Beruckstichtigung der Zeitgeschichte, Morina will continue her work on 19th, 20th and 21st century histories […]

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October 13, 2019 at 3:39 pmAlumni

Contemporary History Director’s Thank You | 30 Years of Service, Kara Dunfee!

Kara Dunfee, far right, is recognized for 30 years of service.

By Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer Professor of History & Director of the Contemporary History Institute CHI has always had outstanding staff members, and we all too rarely acknowledge their work and contributions. Kara Dunfee, who is currently splitting her work hours between CHI and African American Studies, has been working for Ohio University […]

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October 13, 2019 at 2:32 pmNews

Alumni News | Taaffe Publishes Seventh Book, Washington’s Revolutionary War Generals

Alumni News | Taaffe Publishes Seventh Book, Washington’s Revolutionary War Generals

Ohio University alumnus Dr. Stephen R. Taaffe has written his seventh book, Washington’s Revolutionary War Generals, published by the University of Oklahoma Press and available on Amazon and other booksellers. Taaffe is Professor of History at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas. He earned an M.A. in Latin […]

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October 5, 2019 at 10:23 pmAlumni