Post Tagged with: "Ziad Abu-Rish"

Abu-Rish Joins Wilson Center Panel Discussion on Lebanese Spymaster’s Archive

Abu-Rish speaking during the event, flanked by Asseily to his right and Salem to his right. Photo courtesy of Wilson Center and Youmna Asseily.

Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor of History at Ohio University, was part of a Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars panel discussion marking the launch of the History and Public Policy Program’s latest addition to its digital archive: The Emir Farid Chehab Collection. According to a Wilson Center announcement, The Emir […]

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September 20, 2018 at 8:19 amFaculty in the News In the News

Abu-Rish Wins Grasselli Brown Faculty Teaching Award in the Humanities

Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish

The College of Arts & Sciences Awards Committee selected Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor of History, as the humanities recipient of the Jeanette G. Grasselli Brown Faculty Teaching Award for 2017-18. The award was announced during the 2018 Fall Gala of the College of Arts & Science. The award recognizes “superior […]

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September 19, 2018 at 12:44 pmIn Class News

First Students Earn Middle East & North Africa Studies Certificate

First Students Earn Middle East & North Africa Studies Certificate

The Ohio University Class of 2018 featured the first students graduating with a Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate. Approved in Spring 2017, the certificate program provides undergraduate students from across campus with a focused interdisciplinary combination of courses on the history and contemporary politics of the region. In […]

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September 11, 2018 at 2:08 pmNews

BBC and Others Quote History’s Abu-Rish on Protests in Jordan

Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish

A number of media outlets reporting on Jordanian protests and their aftermath interviewed and quoted Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor of History at Ohio University. Abu-Rish’s primary research interests focus on state building and economic development in Jordan and Lebanon. The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan has featured over a week […]

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June 7, 2018 at 12:08 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Fall 2018 | Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate Courses

Fall 2018 | Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate Courses

Six Fall 2018 courses fulfill requirements for the Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate. The following list includes course name, time, instructor, and prerequisites. The certificate is offered by the History Department at Ohio University in conjunction with a number of courses from other departments. Students and advisers interested in learning […]

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March 22, 2018 at 11:24 amIn Class

Abu-Rish Receives Baker Fund Support during Fall 2017 Cycle

Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish

  Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor of History, received Baker Fund support of $11,115 for his research on “Social Conflict and Institution Building in the Making of Post-Colonial Lebanon, 1943-1955.” The John C. Baker Fund awarded a total of $43,022 to four faculty proposals for research, scholarship and creative work […]

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January 15, 2018 at 1:43 pmResearch

Spring 2018 | New History Courses: Plague, Rebellion, New Deal, Holocaust

Spring 2018 | New History Courses: Plague, Rebellion, New Deal, Holocaust

The History Department at Ohio University announces two new courses that are being offered for the first time in Spring 2018. HIST 2950 The Calamitous Fourteenth Century: Famine, Plague, War, Rebellion Description: The purpose of this course is to introduce students to the methods and sources used in the study of history. Students […]

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October 20, 2017 at 9:49 amIn Class News