Professor Peter Mansoor was interviewed recently by MSNBC and Fox News about the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria. The MSNBC video is currently not available; however, the Fox News video is viewable here.
Congratulations to Professor Emeritus Donna Guy for receiving the Conference on Latin American History’s 2019 Distinguished Service Award. The announcement of her award read as follows:
Professor Donna Guy has a rich record of research, teaching, and service.
John N. Low, Associate Professor at Ohio State Newark (and History Department Courtesy Professor) has been appointed as Director of the Newark Earthworks Center.
Last Friday the ribbon cutting ceremony for Dr. Kent "Kip" Curtis' microfarm project took place in Mansfield. Funded by the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research, it involves the creation of four new microfarms to provide produce for the area.
Hundreds of Arts and Sciences students fulfilled their wanderlust over the summer, learning and exploring in exotic and exciting locales all over the globe. This included history Prof. Alice Conklin's students visiting France and Morocco and Prof. Thomas McDow's students in Tanzania.