Dr. Randhawa will be Visiting Assistant Professor

May 31, 2019

Congratulations to recent folklore PhD, Amanda Randhawa, who will be a Visiting Assistant Professor in World Religions and Women's Gender & Sexuality Studies at Ohio University for the 2019-2020 academic year. Well done, Dr. Randhawa!

Congratulations, Tony!

May 10, 2019
Tony Maggio

Tony Maggio (undergraduate minor in Folklore) is the winner of this year's Daniel R. Barnes Award for best undergraduate student paper.

Craycraft receives dissertation fellowship

May 1, 2019
Sarah Craycraft

Sarah Craycraft received a research fellowship from the American Institute for Southeast European Studies to support her dissertation research on youth participation in rural revitalization in Bulgaria during the upcoming academic year.

Ohio Field School receives $15K GAH+DT Grant

May 1, 2019
Image of field school students standing behind a fire in the woods

The Center for Folklore Studies was awarded a $15,000 grant from the Global Arts & Humanities Discovery Theme to support the spring 2020 Ohio Field School in Perry County, Ohio.

Cobb wins 2019 Mullen Award

May 1, 2019

Congratulations to Emma Cobb (Comparative Studies) who has been awarded the 2019 Patrick B. Mullen Award for best graduate student paper!