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The Hill, Newsmax Quote Jellison on Democrats’ Concern about ‘Electability’

Dr. Katherine Jellison, portrait

The Hill quotes Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor & Chair of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined “Dems obsess over finding candidate to beat Trump.” “Electability seems to be Democrats’ greatest concern, so even if many of those touting white male candidates have no problem themselves with voting for […]

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April 22, 2019 at 8:36 amFaculty in the News In the News

Johnson Awarded Funding from U.S. Army Military History Institute

Matt Johnson

Graduate student Matt Johnson, received a General and Mrs. Matthew B. Ridgway Military History Research Grant from the U.S. Army Military History Institute. Johnson, a Ph.D. candidate in History and a Contemporary History Institute student, will use the funds to conduct dissertation research at the U.S. Army Heritage and Education […]

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April 17, 2019 at 11:20 amResearch

Alumni News | Cyders Named Southeast Ohio History Center Executive Director

Ohio University alum Jessica Cyders ’06, curator of the Southeast Ohio History Center, becomes the its executive director on April 15, reports the Athens Messenger. She earned a B.A. in History and Political Science from the College of Arts & Sciences. Jessica Cyders will become the new executive director on […]

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April 14, 2019 at 1:53 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Jellison Comments on Possibility of First Gentleman

Dr. Katherine Jellison, portrait

The Agence France Presse news service quotes Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor & Chair of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined “White House 2020 spouses eye new title: First Gentleman.” But first ladies expert Katherine Jellison, chair of the history department at Ohio University, said that while Americans for […]

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April 7, 2019 at 11:18 amFaculty in the News In the News

Jellison Moderates Panel of Women Veterans

Dr. Katherine Jellison, portrait

Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor & Chair of History at Ohio University, moderated a panel on “Citizenship and Service: Women Veterans” at the Athens Masonic Lodge. Held on March 25 as part of Women’s History Month, the event was co-sponsored by the Ohio University’s History Department, Contemporary History Institute, Veterans and […]

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April 4, 2019 at 9:58 amFaculty in the News In the News

Wills Discusses 1980s Maritime Strategy on Center for Naval Analyses Podcast

Dr. Steven Wills

Contemporary History Institute and Ohio University alumnus Dr. Steven Wills appears as a guest expert on an episode of “Coming in from the Cold,” a monthly podcast from the think tank Center for Naval Analyses. “Coming in from the Cold” explores obscure national security policy issues and incidents during the […]

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April 1, 2019 at 9:38 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

History Faculty Book Talk | Blasphemy, Law, & Enlightenment in Post-Revolutionary England, April 11

Dr. Robert Ingram

Dr. Robert Ingram, Professor of History at Ohio University, delivers a talk on Thursday, April 11, at 4:30 p.m. in Baker Center 231. In recently published Reformation without End: Religion, Politics and the Past in Post-Revolutionary England (Manchester University Press, 2018), Ingram offers a radical reinterpretation of the English Reformation, writing, […]

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April 1, 2019 at 9:30 pmEvents