Langel plays key roles in helping women’s soccer, women’s hockey negotiate labor deals

October 2, 2017 | Outcomes
Having gone down this path 20 years earlier, John B. Langel ’70 was the right person for the women on the U.S. Women’s Hockey Team to contact.
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Marietta College professor receives grant from Ohio Academy of History

April 10, 2019 | history
When Dr. Brandon Downing was growing up in western Pennsylvania, he had no idea he would someday write about the very Native Americans who called Kittanning home centuries before him. The story of the Delaware Indians is written in American history but it is from the viewpoint of non-Native peoples. Downing, a Marietta College History...
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Pulitzer Prize-winning author’s forthcoming project focuses on one of Marietta’s forefathers

September 30, 2016 | history
A figure closely tied to the establishment of the city of Marietta and of Marietta College is the focus of historical author David McCullough’s forthcoming book. The two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author visited with members of Marietta College’s History Department and Legacy Library recently to announce his latest project, which will...
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Author McCullough brings The Pioneers home to Marietta

June 5, 2019 | history
Few people can make history come alive as well as David McCullough can. Nearly a thousand people packed into Peoples Bank Theater on Friday, May 31st to hear an energetic McCullough share his pivotal takeaways about his latest masterpiece, The Pioneers.
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‘Driven Toward Madness’ author to speak at Marietta College on Jan. 31

January 28, 2019 | history
Ohio native Nikki M. Taylor, Professor of History at Howard University, will talk about her most recent book Driven Toward Madness: The Fugitive Slave Margaret Garner and Tragedy on the Ohio, at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, January 31st. Her presentation will be held at the Timothy O. Cooper Auditorium (Thomas 124).
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Downing chosen to participate in History Seminar on ‘The Civil War and American Memory’

April 2, 2018 | history
Marietta College is pleased to announce that Brandon Downing, Assistant Professor of History, is one of a select group of faculty members nationwide chosen by the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) and the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History to participate in a special American history seminar on “The Civil War and American Memory...
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Former professor agrees to write latest chapters in College’s story

September 13, 2016 | history
Toward the end of the previous account of the College’s history, the 15th president was being inaugurated, and the section of Fifth Street that cut through the heart of campus was in process of being closed to traffic and transformed into The Christy Mall.  Earlier this summer, Interim President Tim Cooper and Board of Trustees Chair George...
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Native American History Month: Amy Sturgis

Dr. Amy H. Sturgis, winner of the Imperishable Flame Award for Tolkien/Inklings scholarship and author of The Trail of Tears and Indian Removal and Tecumseh: A Biography, will be a featured speaker during Marietta College's recognition of Native American History Month. Sturgis, one of the hosts of the Hugo-Award winning podcast StarShipSofa,...
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History Department presents: Nikki M. Taylor

7:00pm | history
Nikki M. Taylor, Professor of History at Howard University will talk about her most recent book Driven Toward Madness: The Fugitive Slave Margaret Garner and Tragedy on the Ohio, at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, January 31st. Her presentation will be held at the Timothy O. Cooper Auditorium (Thomas 124). Margaret Garner was the runaway slave who, when...
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Exhibition Opening: Ohio Pioneers

7:00pm | history
The exhibition, Ohio Pioneers, opens with a lecture by Dr. Brandon Downing at 7:00 p.m., Monday, April 15th, in the Alma McDonough Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public. A reception will immediately follow in Legacy Library. Downing, a faculty member in the College's History Department, will speak about “The ‘Tedious March:’ ...
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Exhibition: Ohio Pioneers

7:30am to 11:00pm | history
The exhibition, Ohio Pioneers, will be on display at Legacy Library from April 15th-October 15th. Please check library hours as summer hours and holiday hours fluctuate. This exhibition features original artwork, rare books, and key historical documents that focus on the initial expansion of the country from the original states into the “old...
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Exhibition: Ohio Pioneers

7:30am to 11:00pm | history
The exhibition, Ohio Pioneers, will be on display at Legacy Library from April 15th-October 15th. Please check library hours as summer hours and holiday hours fluctuate. This exhibition features original artwork, rare books, and key historical documents that focus on the initial expansion of the country from the original states into the “old...
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Exhibition: Ohio Pioneers

7:30am to 11:00pm | history
The exhibition, Ohio Pioneers, will be on display at Legacy Library from April 15th-October 15th. Please check library hours as summer hours and holiday hours fluctuate. This exhibition features original artwork, rare books, and key historical documents that focus on the initial expansion of the country from the original states into the “old...
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Exhibition: Ohio Pioneers

9:00am to 5:00pm | history
The exhibition, Ohio Pioneers, will be on display at Legacy Library from April 15th-October 15th. Please check library hours as summer hours and holiday hours fluctuate. This exhibition features original artwork, rare books, and key historical documents that focus on the initial expansion of the country from the original states into the “old...
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Exhibition: Ohio Pioneers

12:00pm to 6:00pm | history
The exhibition, Ohio Pioneers, will be on display at Legacy Library from April 15th-October 15th. Please check library hours as summer hours and holiday hours fluctuate. This exhibition features original artwork, rare books, and key historical documents that focus on the initial expansion of the country from the original states into the “old...
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Exhibition: Ohio Pioneers

12:00pm to 11:00pm | history
The exhibition, Ohio Pioneers, will be on display at Legacy Library from April 15th-October 15th. Please check library hours as summer hours and holiday hours fluctuate. This exhibition features original artwork, rare books, and key historical documents that focus on the initial expansion of the country from the original states into the “old...
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Exhibition: Ohio Pioneers

7:30am to 11:00pm | history
The exhibition, Ohio Pioneers, will be on display at Legacy Library from April 15th-October 15th. Please check library hours as summer hours and holiday hours fluctuate. This exhibition features original artwork, rare books, and key historical documents that focus on the initial expansion of the country from the original states into the “old...
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Exhibition: Ohio Pioneers

7:30am to 11:00pm | history
The exhibition, Ohio Pioneers, will be on display at Legacy Library from April 15th-October 15th. Please check library hours as summer hours and holiday hours fluctuate. This exhibition features original artwork, rare books, and key historical documents that focus on the initial expansion of the country from the original states into the “old...
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Revolutions on the Nines

5:30pm | history
Through a collaboration of Marietta College's History Department and the Jazz Combo, a live musical performance and conversation — Revolutions on the Nines — will take place at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 23rd, in the Alma McDonough Auditorium. The night will feature transformative music, events, and musical events of 1929, 1959, and 1969. It...
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Exhibition: Ohio Pioneers

7:30am to 11:00pm | history
The exhibition, Ohio Pioneers, will be on display at Legacy Library from April 15th-October 15th. Please check library hours as summer hours and holiday hours fluctuate. This exhibition features original artwork, rare books, and key historical documents that focus on the initial expansion of the country from the original states into the “old...
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Exhibition: Ohio Pioneers

7:30am to 11:00pm | history
The exhibition, Ohio Pioneers, will be on display at Legacy Library from April 15th-October 15th. Please check library hours as summer hours and holiday hours fluctuate. This exhibition features original artwork, rare books, and key historical documents that focus on the initial expansion of the country from the original states into the “old...
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Exhibition: Ohio Pioneers

9:00am to 5:00pm | history
The exhibition, Ohio Pioneers, will be on display at Legacy Library from April 15th-October 15th. Please check library hours as summer hours and holiday hours fluctuate. This exhibition features original artwork, rare books, and key historical documents that focus on the initial expansion of the country from the original states into the “old...
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Exhibition: Ohio Pioneers

12:00pm to 6:00pm | history
The exhibition, Ohio Pioneers, will be on display at Legacy Library from April 15th-October 15th. Please check library hours as summer hours and holiday hours fluctuate. This exhibition features original artwork, rare books, and key historical documents that focus on the initial expansion of the country from the original states into the “old...
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Exhibition: Ohio Pioneers

12:00pm to 11:00pm | history
The exhibition, Ohio Pioneers, will be on display at Legacy Library from April 15th-October 15th. Please check library hours as summer hours and holiday hours fluctuate. This exhibition features original artwork, rare books, and key historical documents that focus on the initial expansion of the country from the original states into the “old...
Read More

Exhibition: Ohio Pioneers

7:30am to 11:00pm | history
The exhibition, Ohio Pioneers, will be on display at Legacy Library from April 15th-October 15th. Please check library hours as summer hours and holiday hours fluctuate. This exhibition features original artwork, rare books, and key historical documents that focus on the initial expansion of the country from the original states into the “old...
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