Amanda Gedeon: Summer Research Assistant

Hello! My name is Amanda Gedeon. I’m a film student here at Cleveland State, and I’ll be graduating in 2017 with minors in international film and history.  Afterwards, I hope to go on to graduate school abroad for film history and preservation. This summer I’m thrilled to be a part of the “Protest Voices: Using […]

Advising: History of Kenya-Fall 2016

History and Social Studies Majors: Check out Dr. Owino’s HIS 393: Special Topics course on the History of Kenya. It will be offered Fall 2016 and counts as a non-western/transnational sequence course for Social Studies majors and a great way to get experience in digital history and collaboration. Here is the course description: “The History […]

Protest Voices: Activist Oral Histories in Cleveland

Mark Souther and I are excited to announce our second collaboration sponsored by the CSU Office of Research Undergraduate Summer Research Program (USRA): “Protest Voices: Using Activist Oral Histories to Teach Historical Thinking.” This project builds on the successful combination of oral histories and pedagogy which led to the educator-­oriented website “History Speaks” (historyspeaks.clevelandhistory.org) in our USRA […]

April 28: Map Walk in SC Atrium

All CSU students and community members are invited to Dr. Stephen Cory’s annual Map Walk in the SC Atrium on April 28 from 8:30 am-8 pm. The Map Walk features over 500 tactical pilotage charts which make up a world map the size of basketball court. This year, the walk features the Middle East and […]

Social Studies @ CSU & CPHDH are hiring!

CSU undergraduates: Interested in honing your history research skills this summer?  The CSU Office of Research has generously funded two undergraduate summer 2016 research positions for Social Studies @ CSU and the Center for Public History and Digital Humanities (CPHDH)! Dr. Rose and Dr. Souther are leading a project called “Protest Voices: Using Activist Oral Histories to Teach […]

April 15: Migration Teacher Symposium

We cordially invite all CSU students, faculty, and community members to the “Migration in Global Context: History, Narrative, and Project-Based Learning” Teacher Symposium on April 15, 2016.  For the full schedule and materials from the presentations visit http://engagedscholarship.csuohio.edu/globalmigration/ The symposium will run from 9 am to 4 pm and include panels on using project-based learning techniques […]

April 13: Global Cafe at the ESC

From Nadine Grimm of the Education Service Center of Cuyahoga County: Dear educators and friends of global education:   The ESC of Cuyahoga County invites you to its Global Café lunch and program on Wednesday, April 13th, from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. with 19 international secondary teachers, who are participating in the International Leadership […]

March 30: Stark History of Medicine Lecture

The History of Medicine Initiative and Cleveland Clinic are co-sponsoring the lecture “The Past and Future of Human Research Regulation: Principles, Procedures, and the Changing Nature of Truth” by Dr. Laura Stark of Vanderbilt University. When: March 30 Where: Fenn Tower Ballroom All CSU students, faculty, and community members welcome!  

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