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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

13th Annual Undergraduate History Conference, April 15-16

13th Annual Undergraduate History Conference, April 15-16

The Ohio University History Department invited the Ohio University and broader Athens community to the 13th Annual Undergraduate History Conference on Monday and Tuesday, April 15-16, 2019. The conference opens on Monday, April 15, at 5 p.m. with a keynote lecture in Bentley Hall 215. Assistant Professor Victoria Lee will give a lecture on […]

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April 1, 2019 at 8:30 pmEvents

Faculty Book Talk | Maxwell Taylor and Cold War National Security Establishment, April 25

Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer

Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer, Associate Professor of History and Director of the Contemporary History Institute, will deliver a talk on Thursday April 25 at 4:30 p.m. in Baker Center 242. Titled “Maxwell Taylor’s Cold War: From Berlin to Vietnam,” the talk draws on Trauschweizer’s recently-published book of the same title, an intellectual […]

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April 1, 2019 at 6:00 pmEvents

Students Retrace Path of Mexico’s Independence Movement over Spring Break

Students Retrace Path of Mexico’s Independence Movement over Spring Break

Sitting on the steps of a colonial-era parish church in Dolores Hidalgo, a town in Mexico’s state of Guanajuato, a group of Ohio University students spent part of a beautiful March afternoon pondering what happened on that very spot nearly 210 years earlier. There, on Sept. 16, 1810, the parish’s […]

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April 1, 2019 at 3:43 pmNews

Abu-Rish Surveyed on Accuracy of Vice President’s Middle East Comments

Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish

Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor of History and Director of Middle East and North Africa Studies at Ohio University, was featured in History News Network analysis of the accuracy of comments made by Vice President Mike Pence headlined “Mike Pence Says the US Has Been ‘A Force For Good in the […]

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March 25, 2019 at 10:27 amFaculty in the News In the News

Fall 2019 | Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate Courses

Fall 2019 | Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate Courses

Eight Fall 2019 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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March 16, 2019 at 9:32 pmAnnouncements In Class News