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Summer 2016 | Global Cities, Past and Present Info Session, March 14

Summer 2016 | Global Cities, Past and Present Info Session, March 14

During summer 2016, three Ohio University faculty are leading a new two-week program that explores the historical relationship between globalization and urbanization, with a special focus on Ohio. An information session for the new summer program, Global Cities, Past and Present, is Monday, March 14, at 7 p.m. in Bentley […]

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March 1, 2016 at 8:45 pmAnnouncements Events

History Department Students Win Awards and Fellowships

Bentley Annex, home of the History Department at Ohio University

The Department of History is pleased to announce that a number of its undergraduate and graduate students have been selected for a variety of awards, fellowships, and other honors. Committed to academic rigor, professional development, and community engagement, the department takes great pride as advisers and as faculty members in the […]

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April 8, 2015 at 12:31 pmNews Research

Faculty Team-Teach Wealth & Poverty Seminar

Faculty Team-Teach Wealth & Poverty Seminar

The Wealth and Poverty theme is offering a Tier III seminar (T3 4400 Seminar in Wealth and Poverty) this spring semester. The course examines economic growth, wealth distribution, poverty and inequality issues in both domestic and international settings. The course is team taught by four instructors – Dr. Mariana Dantas […]

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February 9, 2015 at 1:19 pmNews

Dantas Wins International Research Network Grant

Dantas Wins International Research Network Grant

Dr. Mariana Dantas, Associate Professor of History, and her colleague Emma Hart of the University of St. Andrews in Scotland have won an International Research Network Grant from the United Kingdom’s Arts and Humanities Research Council. The grant will be used in support of the “Global City: Past and Present” […]

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July 2, 2014 at 1:36 pmNews

Dantas Publishes Article on Economic Empowerment of Widows of African Descent in Brazil

Dr. Mariana Dantas, Associate Professor of History and Director of Latin American Studies, published an article on “Succession of Property, Sales of Meação, and the Economic Empowerment of Widows of African Descent in Colonial Minas Gerais, Brazil” in the May 2014 Journal of Family History. Abstract: Although Portuguese laws protected […]

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June 23, 2014 at 2:59 pmResearch

Dantas Presents on ‘Slave Women & Urban Labor in the 18th Century Atlantic World’

Dr. Mariana Dantas, Associate Professor of History and Director of Latin American Studies, presented “Slave Women and Urban Labor in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World” at the American Historical Association 2014 annual meeting in January. Her work also will appear as a chapter in the upcoming book Commodification, Community, and Comparison […]

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June 23, 2014 at 1:46 pmResearch

History Faculty Members Win College of Arts & Sciences Awards

History Faculty Members Win College of Arts & Sciences Awards

Three History Department faculty members received College of Arts & Sciences awards for 2013-14. Dr. Mariana Dantas, Associate Professor of History, won the Dean’s Outstanding Faculty Undergraduate Advising Award. Dr. Kevin Mattson, Professor of History, won the Outstanding Faculty Research and Scholarship in the Social Sciences Award. Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor […]

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June 10, 2014 at 10:53 amNews