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"The challenges that we face today, and that our children will face tomorrow, are rooted in the past.  So are the solutions,"--Scott Levi, Chair

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May 9, 2021

Congratulations to all of our graduating history majors and PhDs! Find commencement information here.

May 7, 2021

Congratulations to Assoc. Professor Clayton Howard on winning the 2020-2021 Diversity Enhancement Faculty Award!

Clayton Howard is a specialist in postwar U.S. history. His research…

May 6, 2021

The following undergraduates were honored at our annual Undergraduate Awards and Phi Alpha Theta Initiation on Friday, April 16. This year, the awards were held over zoom. You can hear from the…

May 6, 2021

Professor Roth has been named as a College of Arts & Sciences Distinguished Professor.

Randolph Roth is a professor of History and Sociology at Ohio State and a Fellow of the American…

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John Brooke
Arts & Sciences Distinguished Professor of History; Warner Woodring Chair in American History; Professor of Anthropology; Director, Ohio State University Center for Historical Research;