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Happy Beginnings | Madeleine Hordinski Heads to Los Angeles Times for Summer Internship

Madeleine Hordinski

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. In Athens Madeleine Hordinski ’20 discovered a wonderful place “full of incredible people and ethereal nature.” Now she’s heading west to a city of more than 4 million people, joining the […]

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March 25, 2021 at 8:42 amAlumni

Ohio University Hosts Virtual Pre-Law Day Featuring 21 Alumni Lawyers and Judges

Ohio University Hosts Virtual Pre-Law Day Featuring 21 Alumni Lawyers and Judges

Ohio University’s first virtual Pre-Law Day brought attorneys, judges, and students from all over the country together to explore the legal profession. On Nov. 12, over 60 students and 21 alumni gathered over Microsoft Teams to share experiences and ask question about what it means to pursue law.  The event […]

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February 2, 2021 at 1:37 pmNews

Musaraj Presents At Webinar Honoring Late Law & Society Scholar Sally Engle Merry

Dr. Smoki Musaraj

Dr. Smoki Musaraj, Director of the Center for Law, Justice & Culture, gave a virtual presentation titled “Doing an Ethnography of Corruption” on Jan. 15 as a part of a webinar series honoring the late Dr. Sally Engle Merry (1944-2020). Merry was a professor of anthropology at New York University. […]

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February 1, 2021 at 3:19 pmResearch

Application Deadline to Early Assurance Program M.A. in Law, Justice & Culture Extended to March 1st

Application Deadline to Early Assurance Program M.A. in Law, Justice & Culture Extended to March 1st

Complete Bachelor’s and Master’s in an Accelerated Program Outstanding high school seniors are invited to apply for Ohio University’s Early Assurance Program for the Master of Arts in Law, Justice & Culture. Benefits of the accelerated program: Complete a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in an accelerated program. Guarantee a slot in […]

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January 19, 2021 at 9:58 amNews

Students & Alumni Invited to Explore Law During Virtual Pre-Law Day, Nov. 12

Students & Alumni Invited to Explore Law During Virtual Pre-Law Day, Nov. 12

Ohio University’s annual Pre-Law Day program will be held virtually this year on Nov. 12 from 9:40 a.m. to 1:35 p.m.  All Ohio University students and alumni are invited to participate. The program is designed to provide students with an interest in legal education and legal careers an opportunity to […]

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November 1, 2020 at 1:30 pmNews

Book Launch | Musaraj and Mëhilli Discuss Ponzi Schemes and Postsocialist Transformations, Oct. 1

Book Launch | Musaraj and Mëhilli Discuss Ponzi Schemes and Postsocialist Transformations, Oct. 1

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture hosts a book launch for Dr. Smoki Musaraj’s new book, Tales from Albarado: Ponzi Logics of Accumulation in Postsocialist Albania (Cornell UP, 2020) on Thursday, Oct. 1, at 4 p.m. Musaraj will be joined by Dr. Elidor Mëhilli to talk about the book’s […]

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October 1, 2020 at 11:50 pmEvents

Musaraj’s New Book Examines Pyramid Schemes in Post-Socialist Albania

Musaraj’s New Book Examines Pyramid Schemes in Post-Socialist Albania

Dr. Smoki Musaraj‘s new book, Tales from Albarado: Pyramid Schemes and Ponzi Logic of Accumulation in Postsocialist Albania, is an ethnographic piece that tells the story of how the collapse of large Albanian pyramid firms resulted in anarchy and nearly a civil war. Musaraj outlines how people from all walks […]

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September 8, 2020 at 6:04 amResearch