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WTRF Quotes Spiker on Certification of Electoral Votes

WTRF quoted Dr. Kevin Spiker in an article headlined “What’s happening in Congress?: The certification of electoral votes explained.” Spiker is Associate Professor of Political Science at Ohio University’s Eastern Campus. “It should be nothing more than simply a formality where quite literally envelopes are opened, votes are announced and those […]

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January 16, 2021 at 12:28 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Insider Higher Ed Reviews Brian Collins’ Square Peg Podcast Series

Dr. Brian Collins and memorabilia dealer Shahid Mansoori at Chor Bazaar in Mumbai.

Inside Higher Ed’s Scott McLemee writes about Dr. Brian Collins’ podcast series A Very Square Peg: The Strange and Remarkable Life of the Polymath Robert Eisler in a column called Podcasting a Polymath. …Before expressing enthusiasm, let me admit to a brief period of suspicion. Robert Eisler’s life sounds like […]

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January 14, 2021 at 6:55 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Negash Sheds Light on the Current Conflict in the Horn of Africa

Dr. Ghirmai Negash

The Awate Team published a review of an interview with Dr. Ghirmai Negash on the situation in the Horn of Africa. Negash is Professor of English and Director of the African Studies program at Ohio University. As far as we are concerned, as Professor Ghirmai clearly explained, the key issues […]

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January 14, 2021 at 9:43 amFaculty in the News In the News

The Nation Reviews Mattson Book on Punk Rock

Dr. Kevin Mattson with his new book on punk rock.

The Nation writer Samuel Zipp reviews Dr. Kevin Mattson’s xxx in an article headlined The Ethical Commitment to Be a Punk. Mattson’s book begins and ends with Cobain’s death, but it’s really a kind of coda to the larger story he hopes to tell. It’s an indicator of the stakes […]

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January 13, 2021 at 9:03 amFaculty in the News In the News

Washington Post Quotes Jellison on First Lady Blasting Critics

Dr. Katherine Jellison

The Washington Post quotes Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined First lady blasts critics, praises Trump backers’ ‘passion’. Trump’s latest statement is “at least in part a response to Winston-Wolkoff’s op-ed,” says Katherine Jellison, a professor of history at Ohio University who studies […]

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January 12, 2021 at 7:56 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Krzic Quoted on South Korea Survival Boxes Sent to Peace Corps Alumni

Dr. Gerry Krzic

Gerry Krzic, director of the Ohio Program of Intensive English (OPIE) at Ohio University, was quoted in a San Diego Union-Tribune story headlined “S. Korea returns a San Diegan’s 40-year-old favor with a COVID ‘survival box’.” “The coffee brings back memories of the people you shared time with,” he said. […]

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December 30, 2020 at 4:37 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Anton Op-Ed Probes Impact of Prison Releases on Families

Victoria Anton

Ohio University alumna Victoria Anton ’20, now pursuing an M.A. in Sociology at OHIO, authored an op-ed in the Athens News headlined What can happen behind closed doors and how to fix it for justice-involved families. With the onset of the COVID-19 global health pandemic, prison populations have been a […]

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December 30, 2020 at 3:59 pmAlumni In Class In the News News Students in the News