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History studies at Ohio State helped me expand my knowledge of the world around me as well as being able to adapt to new and always-changing circumstances.

-- Christopher Ryan, Alum


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January 20, 2022

Speak Up Talk Radio announced the winners of 2021’s fourth quarter FIREBIRD BOOK AWARDS contest. 

Congratulations to Professor Joan Cashin whose books titled War Matters and War Stuff won…

January 14, 2022

The College of Arts & Sciences is kicking off the year with a listing of books written in 2021 by faculty. Books by history Profs. Elizabeth Bond, Bart Elmore, Sara Butler and Mytheli…

January 14, 2022

Congratulations to Professor Kristina Sessa on receiving a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship. She shares that, "it's a fellowship that will allow me to research and write a new book…

January 13, 2022

Congratulations to Professor Ousman Kobo on receiving the Ratner Distinguished Teaching Award. The Ratner Awards recognize Ohio State University faculty who demonstrate creative teaching and…

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