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January 20, 2022

This article was originally published on Jan. 19, 2022 for the Washington Post's Monkey Cage blog.

Over the past year, white supremacists have been arrested, charged and put on trial for…

January 10, 2022

The Mershon Center is pleased to announce the application period for 2022-23 grants is now open. Mershon funding opportunities, which include two brand new grants this year, support Ohio State…

January 6, 2022

The Mershon Center is pleased to announce the appointment of Christopher McKnight Nichols as the Wayne Woodrow Hayes Chair of National Security Studies, pending Board of Trustees approval,…

December 15, 2021

The Mershon Center for International Security Studies is seeking faculty to join Mershon as Programming and Research Leaders to develop creative programming around a topic of their choice which…

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Professor Emeritus of Political Science
Ohio Eminent Scholar of Rhetoric, Composition and Literacy
Peter Mansoor
Gen. Raymond E. Mason Jr. Chair in Military History
Mershon Graduate Fellow