The 30th Annual Ohio Valley History Conference (OVHC), sponsored by APSU’s History & Philosophy Department, will be held on the campus of APSU in Clarksville, Tennessee on October 16-18, 2014. The conference topics include a broad range of subjects including regional, American and non-American topics, interdisciplinary panels and round tables. Phi Alpha Theta will sponsor panels as well as The Society for Military History.
The Ohio Humanities Council has opened registration for its 2014 Oral History Institute, which will take place June 3-5 at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio. The program trains participants in planning and conducting successful oral history projects. Volunteers or staff from local history organizations, libraries, schools, and colleges are encouraged to apply. We have also accepted participants from a variety of other backgrounds; including those working in corporate history, park services, medicine/research, and tourism.
The Mining History Association Research Grant Program is open to all who are currently engaged in or who plan to conduct mining history research, including graduate students, academic scholars, public sector professionals in related disciplines, independent scholars, writers, and educators. Research may focus on technology, business, social and cultural life, the environment, or any other aspect of mining, its associated industries, and its communities.