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Ping to Discuss His Presidency

Dr. Charles J. Ping, President Emeritus of Ohio University, discusses a “Conversation about OU and Its Presidency, 1975-94” on Dec. 19. He will be introduced by Dr. Sam Crowl. President of Ohio University for nineteen years (1975-1994), Charles Ping has plenty of stories to tell about the history of this […]

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December 1, 2013 at 10:11 amEvents

Ping Institute Offers Summer Program for Secondary Teachers on ‘Uncle Tom’s Cabin’

 March 12, 2008 By Michelle Davey Published in 1852, Uncle Tom’s Cabin was written by a staunch abolitionist who focused on the terrible nature of slavery. But in the following half-century, some of the many plays adapted from Harriet Beecher Stowe’s novel took a pro-slavery slant. Most depicted slaves in […]

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August 27, 2013 at 9:32 amEvents

Ping Institute Hosts Teachers Workshop on Lysistrata

The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents a Saturday Workshop for Teachers featuring Lysistrata by Aristophanes, adaptation by Ellen McLaughlin, on Saturday, March 2, 2013, at Ohio University. The workshop leader is Dr. Tom Carpenter, the Charles J. Ping Professor of Humanities, Director of the […]

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August 13, 2013 at 9:19 amEvents