Category Archives: Public History

Passing the Torch of Public History Directorship

After eight years as Director of Public History, I am stepping down to focus on my primary responsibilities as Head of Special Collections and Archives at Wright State University. I became director of public history in 2007 and quickly learned … Continue reading






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You’re Invited: 4th Annual Public History Symposium, March 13

Please join us on Friday, March 13, for the 4th annual Public History Graduate Symposium, as we explore “History Through a Prism: Untold Stories,” with keynote speaker and Emmy-winning aviation filmmaker Adam White, in the Wright State University Student Union Apollo Room, … Continue reading






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Statehood Day Reflections

Each year around March 1, Ohio celebrates its birthday with an annual Ohio Statehood Day event. This year’s Statehood Day took place on Thursday, February 27. According to the official Ohio Statehood Day web site, the purpose of this event … Continue reading






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