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Drogula Brings Passion for Humanities as New Ping Institute Director

Dr. Fred Drogula

By Sierra Heilman Dr. Fred Drogula, the new director of the Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities, wants to champion the humanities and challenge his students to “put ourselves in (ancient people’s) shoes…or sandals” to understand their ideas and culture. Drogula is also a professor in […]

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November 15, 2018 at 9:01 amNews

Ping Institute Teacher Workshop | A Midsummer Night’s Dream, March 24

Julie Taymor's A Midsummer Night's Dream

  The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents a free one-day workshop for secondary teachers on “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” with Dr. Samuel Crowl on Saturday, March 24, at Ohio University. Crowl will offer a brief overview of A Midsummer Night’s Dream in Performance on […]

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March 1, 2018 at 6:18 pmEvents

Ping Institute Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Ping Institute Celebrates 20th Anniversary

by Kristin Distel This year, the Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities celebrated an important milestone—its 20th anniversary of providing cutting-edge continuing education for secondary teachers and humanities faculty. The Ping Institute, which was founded by the Ohio University Board of Trustees, is widely recognized for […]

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December 4, 2017 at 4:22 pmNews

Ping Institute Teacher Workshop | Unelected Leaders: America’s First Ladies, Nov. 18

Ping Institute Teacher Workshop | Unelected Leaders: America’s First Ladies, Nov. 18

  The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents a free one-day workshop for secondary teachers on “Unelected Leaders: America’s First Ladies” with Dr. Katherine Jellison on Saturday, Nov. 18, at Ohio University. Jellison will present an overview of the role of U.S. first ladies from […]

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October 2, 2017 at 12:00 pmAnnouncements Events News

Ping Teacher Workshop | Tolkien’s Middle Ages, April 1

Ping Teacher Workshop | Tolkien’s Middle Ages, April 1

The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents a free one-day workshop for secondary teachers on Tolkien’s Middle Ages with Kate Hurley on Saturday, April 1, at Ohio University. Registration deadline: Thursday, March 23. To register, please email your name, home address, email address, and school […]

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April 1, 2017 at 11:45 pmEvents

Ping Teacher Workshop | Culture and Coal in Appalachia, Nov. 19

Ping Teacher Workshop | Culture and Coal in Appalachia, Nov. 19

The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents a free one-day workshop for secondary teachers on Culture and Coal in Appalachia on Saturday, Nov. 19, at Ohio University. The workshop features Dr. Geoff Buckley and Robert Gipe. The registration deadline is Monday, Nov. 7. To register, […]

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October 25, 2016 at 3:45 pmAnnouncements

Ping Institute Teacher Workshop | From Page to Stage, April 23

Ping Institute Teacher Workshop | From Page to Stage, April 23

The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents From Page to Stage: The Process of Writing Plays. This one-day workshop for secondary teachers is Saturday, April 23, 2016, at Ohio University in Athens, OH. The workshop takes place from 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. with an 8 p.m. play performance.  The 8 […]

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April 2, 2016 at 6:30 pmEvents