Congratulations to Professor Jane Hathaway who has been designated a University Distinguished Scholar, the highest award for scholarship given by Ohio State University.
Congratulations to Brendan McCarthy who successfully defended his dissertation this semester and will graduate in May.
Congratulations to alum Yigit Akin (Ph.D., History, 2011) on publication of his new book, When the War Came Home: The Ottomans' Great War and the Devastation of an Empire, (Stanford University Press). Dr.
Professors Bart Elmore and Greg Anderson have both received the Alumni Distinguished Teaching Award, which is the highest accolade awarded for excellence in teaching at Ohio State. The award is only given to ten faculty members each year.