Congratulations to Maysan Haydar

July 22, 2020
Maysan Haydar
Congratulations to Maysan Haydar on successfully defending her dissertation on July 9, 2020 on the American migration and acculturation of Muslims in the mid-late 20th century. 
Maysan states, “'Immigration and the Forging of an American Islam,' tethers oral hist

Our Statement in Support of International Students

July 7, 2020
History Department
The History Department at Ohio State University is extremely concerned with the recent decision of the U.S. Immigration and Custom Enforcement to refuse F-1 visas to international students taking online courses only.

Congratulations to Felege-Selam Yirga

June 29, 2020

Congratulations to Felege-Selam Yirga on successfully defending his dissertation entitled, “The Chronicle of John of Nikiu: Historical Writing in Post-Roman Egypt.” His committee consisted of Professors David Brakke

Hasan Kwame Jeffries Shares Top Movies on Civil Rights

June 10, 2020
Hasan Kwame Jeffries
Professor Hasan Kwame Jeffries has written, "Two Thumbs Up: Movies and Documentaries to Use (and Avoid) When Teaching Civil Rights." It's an article created from “Understanding and Teaching the Civil Rights Movement” edited by Hasan Kwame Jeffries.

Alum Tyran Steward Talks of History's Role in Protests

June 5, 2020
image of protesters past and present
In a new article, "10 Experts on Where the George Floyd Protests Fit Into American History," History Alum Tyran Steward (Ohio State, PhD 2013) is one of the 10 experts that Time Magazine chose to weigh in on the history of protests and how they relate to those of the past.


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